The Oscars of Fashion: Met Gala Best Dressed

The Oscars of Fashion: Met Gala Best Dressed

May 6, 2014

Arizona Muse in Zac Posen [photo credit for all: NYTimes] This year’s Met Gala may have had a stricter dress code thanks to Anna Wintour cracking down after last year’s more revealing appearances. This year’s red carpet for the annual fundraiser for the Metropolitan Museum Costume Institute proved to be a bit more demure in taste—though some more daring than others—keeping in mind the theme of this year’s exhibition that exemplifies 50’s glamour: “Charles James: Beyond Fashion.” Here

The 7 Step Formula For A Go-To Outfit

The 7 Step Formula For A Go-To Outfit

May 5, 2014

Elizabeth & James blazer // Current Elliott jeans // Free People top // Joie clutch // Ray-Ban sunglasses // Sam Edelman shoes (scored at TJMaxx!)  // etc… bracelets // Gorjana rings and necklace This Elizabeth & James blazer has been in my closet longer than I’ve hung onto most pairs of jeans. It wasn’t cheap (and of course, I purchased it at less than retail at a discount store), but it was one of those well tailored, classic

How To Get Sporty For Spring (Or At Least Look The Part)

How To Get Sporty For Spring (Or At Least Look The Part)

May 2, 2014

3.1 Phillip Lim jacket (old) // Topshop top (old) // Zara pants // Vans shoes (sold out at J.Crew, similar here and see others below) // Free People reversible vegan tote // Nashelle disc necklace (c/o)  If you know me, you know I’m not the most athletic person. I’ve broken numerous bones. I complain about running more than I actually go for a run. I can downward dog like it’s nobody’s business, but most days, I consider my

Finally, Midi Rings That Won't Fall Off Your Fingers

Finally, Midi Rings That Won't Fall Off Your Fingers

April 30, 2014

I found myself sharing midi-ring* horror stories at the SoHo Grand with the designer Shannon Mikolas of the new Canadian designed and NYC made jewelry line, Maison Antonym. Hers went “I went to shake someone’s hand and the ring came off in their hand!” Mine was when I went to hail a cab during fashion week, the ring went flying in the air as my hand did and luckily didn’t get run over as I chased it into
 

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