Christian Dior is still in search of a definitive head designer after John Galliano’s unceremonious departure last fall. Bill Gaytten has taken the reins during this transitional time, and seems to have suggested safe, refined, elegance for Spring 2012. Waves aren’t always needed to wow the crowd, so waves weren’t provided. Gorgeous jackets slightly nipped Continue Reading
If you’re not in Paris to take in Kanye West’s Parisian Fashion Show in person, take heart. NowFashion.com will be streaming the show live at 9:30 Paris time (3:30 EST/12:30PST): Click here for the lowdown. Rumor has it Jay-Z and Beyonce will be in the building. Can’t wait!
Gold, black, white, and denim dominated Olivier Rousteing’s first runway collection for Balmain, with ornate gilded thread cast on bodices of fringe lined jackets and embroidered cocktails. Though Balmain is typically known for its exceedingly tarty minis, hole ridden t-shirts, and ripped denim shorts (pegged for the party hardy elitist set), Spring 2012 brought a Continue Reading
So Paris has been hectic! In addition to temporarily losing my suitcase, I’ve also had a full plate of shows, including Manish Arora, Sharon Wauchob, Rue du Mail, and more. Today while on the circuit, I stopped the following fashionisto, and asked for his picture: Gregory Ambroisine, the Editor-in-Chief of the new magazine Ground Zero, Continue Reading
Dries Van Nonten celebrates nature’s perennial resurrection for Spring 2012 with images of sprawling mountainscapes, hazy, saturated rainforests, and bursts of exploded floral print. Trading last spring’s pervasive color blocking with pattern blocking, charcoal line drawings are interrupted by vibrant panels of bubbling brooks and blooming buds. Textured solids in black, white, and navy blue Continue Reading
My super fashionable Parisian buddies from the blog Montaigne Street recently released cool t-shirts branded with their logo in a slick script: They put together a little video to announce their new t-shirt line. Follow them through the streets of Paris here: If you want to add a little French flair to your wardrobe, get Continue Reading
So after seeing Teyana Taylor work her latest Vibe photo shoot in a striped blue and gold jumper by Adama Paris, I had to visit the designer’s website and see what else she had to offer. Created by Senegalese stylista Adama Amanda Ndiaye, Adama Paris features jumpers, dresses, bathing suits, and separates fashioned out of Continue Reading
Hey everyone! Now that I’ve recovered about 94% of my strength from extreme jetlag, I’m here with a recap of my trip to Paris for Fashion Week! I’m certain that most of you will judge me for the amount of exclamation marks that are going to be used from this point onward, but I obviously Continue Reading