On my first day of interning for a fashion stylist I was filled with butterflies, curiosity and excitement. Sitting on opposite ends of his small Chelsea studio, I fired questions through no mans land into the ears of a professional. He reciprocated with advice, past stories of wisdom earned, but most importantly, one little saying that has completely changed my view of dressing. "Clothes don't come with directions".Read More
While most people are preparing to cut turkeys and pies, a select breed of women can only worry about how "cut" their bodies are. When November rolls around, it seems like suddenly the only viable thing fashion journalists can think to write about is the one thing I try to discredit and ignore. And finally, when the big day arrives, the only way to avoid any mention of it would be to throw my phone and laptop out the window and stay in bed all week. Even then, my roommate would probably ask me what I thought about it.Read More
"Florals for spring? Groundbreaking."
But florals for fall, thats an idea which undoubtedly would have stunned Runway's editor-in-chief, and with good reason. Florals purpose in fashion has always been to rejuvenate our palates and excite us for the hot weather and styles ahead. In 2017 however, all rules are being abandoned in exchange for bold and daring choices, a big trend in the industry over recent years, just look at the Fall 2017 runway. Gardens blossomed at all the major shows, from Balenciaga's beautiful pleated skirts and dresses, to Prada's impeccable floral designs made from crystals, below I attached a few of my favorite Fall 2017 floral looks, which heavily inspired my OOTD.Read More