the september issue.

after seeing the list of who was going to cover the coveted september issues, i can’t say i was holding out much hope for something groundbreaking. in the case of kate upton (who seems to have a polarizing effect), elle went the sexy route (sorry, but yawn—i can get sexy from sports illustrated). other mags chose to go with models—always…
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editorial focus: all shades of grey.

there’s already been a many trends batted about for this coming fall (lingerie dressing, mannish tailoring, fur, 30s-40s), but one that is near and dear to me is grey dressing. in my mind, grey isn’t a trend, it’s a neutral that isn’t as stark as black or white and it has a depth to it—in texture and tone. i saw…
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editorial focus: pretty vacant.

this year, the metropolitan museum of art’s costume institute exhibition is focusing on the punk movement and its influence on fashion. the show, called “punk: chaos to couture,” will feature over 100 designs for men and women, from its origin in the seventies through to the runways of today. in the may issue of uk vogue (with recently named honorary…
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editorial focus: nouveau genre.

there’s nothing more iconic in fashion than black; there’s the little black dress, chanel’s black tweed jacket, yves saint laurent’s “le smoking,” and more. this editorial from the new issue of vogue paris features saskia de brauw and casey legler, both known for their androgynous look (legler, a former olympic swimmer, is the first woman to be signed to ford’s…
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editorial focus: neutral textures.

love how fresh and modern a neutral palette feels right now…creams, beiges, tans, and taupes mixed with jewels, cool silver, and faux croc. it’s the perfect palette cleanser from holiday reds and greens. hope you’re having a wonderful week. olga sherer photographed by emma tempest for vogue russia january 2013 / stylist: camilla pole / hair: panos papandrianos / makeup:…
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