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Glam Updates Classic Costume Ideas: 1920’s Flapper

Glam Updates Classic Costume Ideas: 1920’s Flapper

  by Lauren Kaplan

While there’s no shortage of flapper costumes at Halloween stores and on costume websites thanks in part to The Great Gatsby, we’re privy to the magic that comes with a create-your-own Halloween style. To capture the essence of this [...]

Tags: flapper, 1920s, costume, dark makeup, fringe, halloween, mary janes, pearls, sequins
Badgley Mischka Spring 2014

Badgley Mischka Spring 2014

  by Lauren Kaplan

DESIGNER: Mark Badgley & James Mischka INSPIRATION: “The photographs of Jacques Henri Lartigue – a world of sophistication and privilege, seen with the wonder of a child.” – Mark Badgley & James Mischka TRENDS: Beading, [...]

Tags: flapper, Badgley Mischka, chrissy teigen, fashion week 2013, Hofit Golan, Jacques Henri Lartigue, James Mischka, john legend, June Ambrose, Kelly Killoren Bensimon, ken downing, Mark Badgley, Niki Taylor, nyfw, Petra Nemacova, Spring 2014
Halloween How-To: Get the Great Gatsby Look

Halloween How-To: Get the Great Gatsby Look

  by Valis Vicenty

We love that Halloween gives us a chance to completely change our persona, if only for a night, and become someone else. If you are stuck on finding a costume, here’s how to get the Daisy Buchanan look from the upcoming epic, The Great [...]

Tags: flapper, 1920s, costume, daisy Buchanan, get the look, halloween, how-to, long island, the great gatsby, tutroial
How to Host a Speakeasy-Inspired Party

How to Host a Speakeasy-Inspired Party

  by Lauren Barth

While the repeal of prohibition was 75 years ago there is still something alluring and sexy about visiting a speakeasy, which is why speakeasy-esque bars have been gaining in popularity. As the days get shorter and colder, fall and winter [...]

Tags: flapper, bar, costume, halloween, speakeasy, theme party
#NYFW Monique Lhuillier

#NYFW Monique Lhuillier

  by Nola Weinstein

Champagne flowed at Christie's as Monique Lhuillier's elegant confections made their debut. Sunflower yellow, rust and oyster served as a rich palette. Twenties influence abounded in fringe details and a flapper shift. Stunning evening [...]

Tags: flapper, 2010, collection, fringe, metallic, Monique Lhuillier, new york fashion week, nyfw, red carpet, runway, spring, summer, tweed
Fringe Frezy

Fringe Frezy

  by Nola Weinstein

Whether cowgirl chic or flapper fashionable, fringe is the way to go this summer. This light and airy fashion is carefree and simple, eliminating one less stressor in our lives.  Brown earth tones are perfect for a sunny, breezy day, [...]

Tags: flapper, black, brown, cowgirl, dress, fringe, fun, glam, purse, simple, suede, trend, vest