fall/winter 2017 new york: milly.

  the theme of the milly show was “fractured,” and given the state of affairs in our country right now, that seems appropriate. but in looking at the clothes, there was a sliver of optimism in all the sequins and shine. the collection had a 90s grunge feeling to it, but in a sophisticated way—slip dresses paired with cropped sweaters, unique…
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go/see/buy: mm lafleur.

Follow my blog with Bloglovin in the past when you thought of business wear, it was boxy suits and drab colors, pieces that weren’t very feminine at all. back when i lived in philadelphia, i worked for several firms that had a more stringent dress code, and my only affordable options were the limited, dress barn, and ann taylor. i felt like i…
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spring/summer 2017 couture: chanel.

there is a famous clip of andré leon talley where he says “there is a famine of beauty…my eyes are starving for beauty!” well beauty was all around at the chanel haute couture show. instead of an elaborate set of an airplane, train station, or brasserie, the show was set in a room full of mirrors (reminiscent of the stairway…
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five things to watch this fashion month.

it’s about that time again, the month-long circus extravaganza known as the spring/summer shows. this season more than ever, there is much to pay attention to. even if you aren’t a follower of fashion, some of the changes will impact how we’ll dress every day. 1. buy now, wear now. it’s that fashion show conundrum that we’ve been talking about…
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resort 2017: protagonist.

the resort shows have started (in case you missed chanel’s extravaganza in cuba, vuitton in rio, and dior and gucci in england). while many of these are great for the spectacle, how about showing me some real clothes? protagonist has got you covered. new(ish, since fall) designer georgia lazarro has injected more color and more ladylike cues since taking over—no…
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