Posts from the ‘News’ Category

  • "Tree Dress" designed and modeled by Olivia Hanlock
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    Tonight at the SC Mission State Historic Park!

    May 1st, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

      Tonight is the first of 2 events I am working on with the Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks. We will be holding a showcase of FashionTeens Santa Cruz students at the SC Mission State Historic Park. There will be a live runway portion plus nibbles by the Food What? group and music by […]

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    The myth of the “little black dress” again

    April 10th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    I know yesterday was Throwback Thursday but I had a conversation with a client about a LBD, the Little Black Dress. So, I am going to re-post my article  called the Myth of the Little Black Dress. Read, enjoy and please feel free to try to make an argument in favor of the LBD!   […]

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    What’s your mood this spring?

    April 8th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    I have just finished up prepping a couple of clients for spring. What about you? Are you and your wardrobe ready for  spring? This is a perfect time to take a good hard look at your closet- what’s working for you and what’s not? Time to put away heavy sweaters and wool coats. Winter items […]

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  • Christian Louboutin boots at Neiman Marcus

    the ultimate boot

    April 7th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    With the nice rainstorm we had this morning, my thoughts have once again turned to boots but not just any boots. My friend and I have been obsessing about this pair of boots for months now; neither of us can justify buying the though. It is the perfect combination of simple yet interesting, classic but […]

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  • Nordstrom at Valley Fair

    “She makes it”

    April 6th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    So a few weeks ago while I was shopping at Nordstrom I saw a sign that said “she makes it” by a group of clothes. Nordstrom has teamed up with a company called Piece & Co., which pairs artisan fabrics made by impoverished women all around the globe with fashion designers.  Designers such as Diane […]

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    Ban on super skinny models in France

    April 5th, 2015 | News | admin | 1 Comment

    On Friday French MPs approved a ban on models that are super skinny. Catwalk models must now have a Body Mass Index of at least 18 to be able to work. Here’s a link to an article about this from the BBC, This effort is part of a wider Health Bill and in response to […]

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    Spring trend- denim!

    April 4th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    Another  trend this spring is denim. I know you’re thinking, how is that new? Well, I’m not sure it is but they are trying to dress it up a bit with darker rinses and extra details. Here are 2 looks I love from Bottega Veneta in San Francisco: For those of us who like to […]

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  • In the window at Neiman Marcus San Francisco

    spring trend- long vests

    April 3rd, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    I think this can be a fantastic look if you are long and lean or if you are willing to wear some serious platforms! The department stores seem to really be pushing this trend- do you think people are buying it?

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  • The window at Prada in San Francisco

    more of that 70’s look

    April 2nd, 2015 | News | admin | 2 Comments

    I think it is the hat and the bow that brings it back into the 70’s. Looks like a shot from Vogue back then. The colors and the platforms scream 70’s but did they wear their knee highs like that back then? Would you wear them like that now?

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    Where’s all the color?

    April 1st, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    Apparently, it is at Bloomingdales ! I was just lamenting to a client how little color there is out there this season when I see this display in Palo Alto. I guess the question now is who’s wearing it?

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