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Rebecca Vallance Fall 2014

Rebecca Vallance Fall 2014

  by Hallie Wilson

DESIGNER: Rebecca Vallance INSPIRATION:  The “Lady’s Man” PALETTE: Winter white, ivory, navy, black and gold TRENDS: Silk crepe dresses, black leather shorts, pencil skirts and brocade crop tops WHO WAS THERE: The [...]

Tags: brocade, crop tops, fall 2014, fashion week, Fashion Week 2014, leather shorts, minimalist, NFYW 2014, nyfw, pencil skirts, Rebecca Vallance, Sami Gayle, the vampire diaries
Valentino: Fall Haute Couture 2013

Valentino: Fall Haute Couture 2013

  by Katherine Fotinos

Designer: Valentino’s Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli Inspiration: “Very interesting pieces, big or strange, we wanted to create something related to [the idea],” explained Piccioli of the Renaissance inspired [...]

Tags: brocade, Fall Couture 2013, Maria Grazia Chiuri, Nicky Hilton, olivia palermo, Pierpaolo Piccioli, Renaissance style, valentino, Zhang Ziyi
Put On Your Party Pants

Put On Your Party Pants

  by Katherine Fotinos

We want printed pants for every party we pop into this holiday season. The trending options are endless. For the flashy girl, there's sequin bottom wear. For a more classic look, do brocade or patterned metallic trousers. Whatever style [...]

Tags: brocade, bottom wear, holiday season, metallic, party, printed pants, sequins, she finds, statement piece, trousers, wish list
Gold, Silver & Lots of Glitter: How to Host a Metallic Themed Party

Gold, Silver & Lots of Glitter: How to Host a Metallic Themed Party

  by Katherine Fotinos

This holiday season, be the host that shines by throwing a metallic themed party. Hostess with the Mostess suggests decorating the table using bronze colored dinnerware, lustrous golden cloth napkins, and an embellished center vase holding [...]

Tags: brocade, bronze, cake pops, glittery, gold, holiday, hostess with the mostess, icing, luster dust, metallic, metallic jeans, ornate embellishment, party, party planner
Holiday Style Trend: Navy and Gold

Holiday Style Trend: Navy and Gold

  by Katherine Fotinos

We've been seeing indications of a navy and gold trend for awhile now. (For concerned Stanford fans, Cal boasts YALE BLUE and gold, not navy. I repeat-Yale Blue.) Glistening metallics, bronzed ornamentation, and golden brocade and [...]

Tags: brocade, blue pieces, bronzed ornamentation, burberry makeup, cal, cocktail parties, color pairing, dark pieces, dress, foil lace peplum dress, gold, gold dress, gold navy, golden brocade, holiday 2012, holiday gold, jacquard, lauren messiah, leather pants, little black dress, metallics, navy, navy dress, navy eyeliner, ornamentation metallics, perfect holiday party dress, sequins and stripes, stanford, Tibi, trend, vintage gold, yale blue
Bag It: Kotur Rosewood Joret Clutch

Bag It: Kotur Rosewood Joret Clutch

  by India-Jewel Jackson

Bid last season's clutches adieu and say hello to Kotur's Rosewood Joret design. Elegant and down to earth, designer Fiona Kotur Martin's woodsy accessory is right in line with one of this spring's big trends: the enchanted forest. Walk [...]

Tags: brocade, 2009, accessories, accessory, clutch, clutches, gold, handbag, handbags, joret, kotur, metal, purse, purses, rosewood, spring, veneer, wood