All things chic

Green Christmas
December 16, 2017

Green shades: emerald, jade, pine, sea, forest, olive and green teal enriched by hints of gold. Green Christmas 1. Tano Wallet, $68.00, South Moon Under. 2. Anna Lou Chunky...

Sassy Cut-Outs
December 15, 2017

The latest scoop on what fashion is IN: well, it's about more skin. No, I'm not talking about mini dresses or deep cleavage. Designers gave us more reasons to work the hell out...

Blue Christmas
December 14, 2017

Blue shades: cobalt, Klein blue, navy, teal, royal, ultramarine, sapphire and turquoise and all other bold blues. Blue Christmas 1. Scoop Neck Ruched Front Tank Top, $20.50,...

Toga Dress
December 13, 2017

Not only Alberta Ferretti was inspired by Ancient Rome for her spring 2008 collection. Many other designers sent on the runway their own versions over the classics. The last...

Red Christmas colour theme
December 12, 2017

Red shades: rose, burgundy, carmine, coral, crimson, lipstick red and all other strong hues. Red Christmas 1. Fabulous vintage 80s lipstick red leather patchwork oversized...

Abstract prints
December 11, 2017

After borrowing rich colors from brilliant painters like Rembrandt and Vermeer for their fall 2007 collections, designers kept an artistic mood and, for spring 2008, they came up...

Gold and Silver Christmas
December 11, 2017

Throwing a Christmas party? Well, you know that decorating your house is one big step for a fun time, even if it's just a casual evening with friends. Forget about those...

Guess Ladies Heart Safety Pin Charm Necklet
December 10, 2017

There's an interesting trend in jewelry right now: safety pins in brass, silver, gold, embellished with funky, retro charms or incrusted with precious diamonds like this safety...

Linda Loudermilk Fall
December 7, 2017

Didn't think organic clothing can look this great? (I admit I didn't) Well, think again. Linda Loudermilk defines Luxury Eco: edgy, playful, hyper-cool, well tailored clothes...

Jalda Patent Bean Clutch
December 6, 2017

These findings are so beautiful I want them for myself but you can take a peak :) Here they are: Dreaming Tree Necklace, hand-cut silver tree hanging from a silver chain, a Jib...

Ashley Watson Recycled Leather Bags
December 5, 2017

Ashley Watson is a Vancouver based designer that handcrafts leather bags and accessories using only recycled material. She searches through thrift stores for soft and supple...

Feather accessories
December 5, 2017

As holidays are few days ahead I'm sure you made a shopping list or even bought some gifts. But if you're like me and leave everything for the last minute here is some shopping...

Anja Hynynen Collection
December 4, 2017

Anja Hynynen (born 1983, Köping, Sweden) is a young designer that transforms organic fabrics into lovely, lady-like designs. With a strong artistic family background, Anja worked...

40s Glamour
November 22, 2017

A strong trend in fashion this season is the forties style. Old Hollywood glamour is being revived by A-list designers such as:Alberta Ferretti, Blumarine, Bottega Veneta, Calvin...

Iosselliani Serpent Necklace
November 19, 2017

A big trend in jewelry right now is animal themed jewelry, especialy wildlife. Snake jewels have big impact due to their rich symbolism. - Rattler Ring in sterling silver, $99,...

Klavers van Engelen
November 16, 2017

Dutch fashion designers Niels Klavers and Astrid van Engelen won, on November 1st, the Mercedes-Benz Dutch Fashion Award 2007 with their label Klavers van Engelen. They...

NDEUR "Graffiti" Shoes
November 15, 2017

If you're looking for a unique, funky-chic pair of shoes NDEUR is the answer. The artist behind this label is 25-year-old Canadian illustrator Matthieu Missiaen. He uses vintage...

inverted ruins necklace
November 13, 2017

Vintage trend cherishes the past values in art, design and crafts. Now, how back into the past goes this trend? Dinosaur Era, like this fossil necklace here left? These cool...

Colored tights
November 9, 2017

Browsing for street fashion blogs is my recent hobby as their pics are such a tremendous inspiration for me. Important names in the fashion world seek for new design ideas in...

Portland Fashion Week
November 8, 2017

The first eco friendly fashion week was held in October, 19 to 24, at Portland, Oregon. There were thirty five independent designers among which sixteen well known eco designers...

Hoods
November 2, 2017

I’d never thought I’d see this, again: separate hoods are the latest trend in headwear. Most fashion collection of fall 2007 had at least one chic hood cap up there, on the...

Cacharel, Ellen Tracy, Miss Sixty
October 30, 2017

One of the many of this fall's trends that I'd like to take on but probably will end up being just a wish is the cowl neck knit hood-scarf. Why? Because it's one of those things...

Hiroko Koshino
October 29, 2017

I have a true admiration for Japanese and in fact Asian fashion mainly due to New York designers of Asian descent such as Derek Lam, Vera Wang, Anna Sui, and Philip Lim but also...

Charles Nolan, Lela Rose, Naeem Khan, Bill Blass
October 29, 2017

Just browsing through spring 2008 fashion shows and I was glad to know that lace is still in fashion. I'm in love with artisan and handcraft work and this will be a good...

Spider Earrings
October 28, 2017

I know I might be a little bit late with this post as Halloween is only three days ahead but I can't ignore this trend in fashion accessories: spider jewelry. I especially like...

Snakeskin clutches
October 27, 2017

Luxurious snakeskin looks incredibly polished and is the one hell of a good way to update your fall wardrobe. Stay away though from the faux snakeskin, it looks cheap. Look...

Undercover Fall 2007
October 26, 2017

These past few seasons I hardly saw any camouflage prints like this coat from Undercover Fall 2007 collection. But for spring 2008 camouflage prints are used for all types of...

Balenciaga Fall
October 25, 2017

The fashion world is crazy about this season's Balenciaga collection. Everyone wants or speaks about those schoolboy blazers, fringe ethnic scarves and "patchwork" dresses. I must...

Attention on Heels
October 25, 2017

I admit having developed an unhealthy obsession over shoes but what woman who loves fashion hasn’t, right? Every season I have to own the latest style, the IT shoe of the season...

jeans for spring
October 24, 2017

I've recently wrote about what denim styles are in trend this season. As all major fashion weeks ended it's time to review spring 2008 trends for denim jeans. The news is that...

Agnes B. Spring
October 23, 2017

I love this crisp and dynamic trio of red, white and black. It's a classic one but always looks young and fresh. Many designers used it for their spring 2008 collections and I...

Bellwether Dress
October 23, 2017

Ok, so there isn't a Halloween tradition in my country, though we do have a similar spooky celebration, but, still, the whole Halloween marketing empire got here too. So there...

Martina Rogy spring summer
October 22, 2017

Blickfang Vienna is the biggest design fair in Austria for fashion, furniture and jewellery and this year lasted from 19 to 21 October. One of the exhibitors was Austrian...

Studs are everywhere
October 21, 2017

Their launch in fashion was a few seasons ago but for Fall 2007 season studs are finally and definitely a must have. Balenciaga, Fendi, Givenchy, Prada and many other fashion...

Two Bodices of Evening Gowns
October 19, 2017

If you're on your way to Netherlands you should definitely make a stop in Hague. The Hague Court Fashions Exhibition is opened until 2nd of December 2007, at Gemeentemuseum....

Fur Coat
October 19, 2017

This season we have seen fur coats reaching the highest popularity in the last few years. Not only the real furs but also faux furs and fur replacements like tufty mohair on...

flare trench
October 19, 2017

Looking on eBay for something alike I stumbled upon Patty Boutique shop and some great stuff on sale. Jean Paul Gaultier Every fall season the classic trench comes to...

Stiletto Handbag
October 18, 2017

Does anyone see the point of these so called (this made me laugh a little) “latest trend” stiletto handbags. No really? I mean, seriously, where does this idea come from? Was it...

Masha Sharoeva
October 17, 2017

Russian fashion designer Masha Sharoeva presented her spring/summer collection at the Russian Fashion Week in Moscow on 14th October 2007 and at the Fashion Forward International...

Feathery hats
October 17, 2017

Top choices for embellishment this fall, feathers and fringes outshined embroidery, bead and flower appliqué of the past few seasons. Feathery hats These new adornment...

Marc Jacobs
October 16, 2017

Marc Jacobs is one of my favorite designers, not necessarily for his designs, which aren’t that brilliant, but for the impeccable styling of his shows and for the straightforward...

Charlotte, Miranda and Samantha
October 15, 2017

I have to say that as a big fan of the Sex And The City HBO show (I saw all episodes more than once) I'm looking forward to see SATC: The...

Scarab Necklace
October 15, 2017

I took a peak these days at Etsy to see what's new and I found Damselle, a jewelry shop by designer Melanie Crowe. She makes beautiful, romantic jewelry, with a bit of a vintage...

Color block lady bags
October 14, 2017

Bold colors are a huge trend for fall 2007 season. Colored handbags and shoes are a welcomed change in the neutral palette. They bring to live any dreary winter wardrobe. And the...

Stella McCartney
October 12, 2017

There was a fun pajamas party at Stella McCartney. Her latest collection showed pretty and wearable clothes in a very laid-back, signature style with a smart adjustment of the...

Alberta Ferretti
October 11, 2017

Alberta Ferretti is one of my favorite designers as, no matter the main theme of the season is, she always manages to bring forward romance and softness. Her lovely collection...

Fall trend: chain details
October 10, 2017

Fashion rocks! This fall rough chick look reaches heavy metal level. Silver, gold and pewter chains are used as statement necklaces and as handbag handles. Were...

Aquascutum
October 9, 2017

Matthew Williamson's spring show told the story of a stylish nomad woman traveling around the world while keeping her cool, urban appeal. Ethnic details such as Indian beads and...

Marc By Marc Jacobs
October 9, 2017

All my favorite New York collections seamed to be influenced by "Charlie's Angels " era, the wild seventies. Marc Jacobs did a good job with its second collection, marc by marc...

October Outfit
October 8, 2017

October is the perfect time for wearing a biker jacket, a very short and fit one, and suede ankle boots. It’s still pretty sunny outside and it doesn’t rain that much. Skinny or...