Posts from the ‘News’ Category

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    I know who I want to be when I grow up!

    June 15th, 2015 | News | admin | No Comments

    I went to see the documentary about Iris Apfel, who calls herself a”geriatric starlet.” Iris Apfel has become a fashion icon and is a true original in an age that has become increasingly homogenized. Iris was an interior decorator, textile designer and collector of fabulous things. She is known for her extensive jewelry collection. It […]

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    Pivot: The Art of Fashion

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

    So, I have been holding out on you. I am so excited to announce my new adventure with Rose Sellery, PiVot: The Art Of Fashion! Rose and I have been working together for years on FashionArt Santa Cruz and have formed PiVot together to further promote the merging of fashion and art. As well as […]

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    Check out my girl!

    May 26th, 2015 | News | admin | 2 Comments

    At he Westfield Mall, also known as “Valley Fair”, they have a new program called San Jose Made. They feature one local designer to have a pop up booth in the mall for one month. This month my friend, who I have mentioned on this blog many times, Rachel Riot of Manic Designs is featured. […]

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    And that’s how it’s done!

    May 17th, 2015 | News | admin | 1 Comment

    I think my client, Elizabeth, was testing me. While doing a closet update she pulled out her favorite Giants jersey and said, “Can I wear this with some style?” Yes, yes you can! By tucking in the jersey so it doesn’t overwhelm her frame she looks neat, stylish and FANtastic! Thanks Elizabeth for letting me […]

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    May 11th, 2015 | News, Slider3 | admin | No Comments

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  • "Tree Dress" designed and modeled by Olivia Hanlock
photo by RR. Jones

    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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