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March 16, 2010


Vanessa Bruno S/S 2010

I love that design houses are releasing little videos to accompany their latest collections. Making a visual 3-5min representation of your work is an added bonus that just watching models saunter down catwalks wearing the clothes. One of the first mini-videos I ever fell in love with was Erin Fetherston’s Wendybird directed by acclaimed Ellen […]

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    March 11, 2010

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    I Am Dorkas

    I have a thing about jewelry, especially rings. Bigger=Better. Bolder=Better. Except for a few keepsake rings I have, the majority of my rings are either huge, cocktail, vintage or a combination of all. This is why I have a thing for these wooden rings from I Am Dorkas. Yes, wooden! Plus, they have a sculptural […]

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      February 11, 2010


      Long Live McQueen

      I missed the opportunity last year to write about the sadness and shock I felt when Michael Jackson passed; a childhood hero, a person who shaped pop culture forever. As more and more time passed, it started to feel like there was no real way for me to talk about that influence from the King […]

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        March 1, 2009

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        Untitled 11:11

        During New York Fashion Week, I went to the Untitled 11:11 fashion show and I was blown away by the clothes and the presentation. I saw their debut collection last year at Williamsburg Fashion Weekend which literally left me speechless, so I was really anticipating something equally amazing.

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