Articles by Lisa Martinez

Vera Wang Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review - Sexy, Easy Glamour

Vera Wang Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review - Sexy, Easy Glamour Collages of texture, pattern, color, and proportion

Reem Acra Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review - Fishnet & Leather

Reem Acra Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review - Fishnet & Leather Influenced by recent travels to Japan where she found a book by artist Daidō Moriyama

Naeem Khan Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Modern Opulence

Naeem Khan Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Modern Opulence The designer referenced illustrations from 1920’s Erté and the Byzantine Empire

Jason Wu Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Extreme Femininity

Jason Wu Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Extreme Femininity A black corseted invitation hinted at an edgier redux of his signature feminine looks and the designer certainly did not disappoint his legion of fashion fans

Diane von Furstenberg Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Glam Rocks

Diane von Furstenberg Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Glam Rocks Not only might the DVF muse feel like “Life is a Party,” she would most certainly be the life of the party

Dennis Basso Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Three Decades Strong

Dennis Basso Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Three Decades Strong Triumphantly marking his 30th year in the industry, the longtime furrier continued to prove that his ensembles do indeed extend into the daywear and evening separates layered under all those sumptuous furs and exotics

Carolina Herrera Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review - Capriccio for Carolina

Carolina Herrera Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review - Capriccio for Carolina This season’s sartorial sonata struck a particularly influential chord with the elegant doyenne

Badgley Mischka Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Hitchcock Heroine

Badgley Mischka Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Hitchcock Heroine Inspired by a 1940’s Hitchcock Heroine, this muse was anything but a damsel in distress

H&M Conscious Exclusive Collection Spring 2013 — Sustainably Chic

H&M Conscious Exclusive Collection Spring 2013 — Sustainably Chic H&M proves that sartorial sustainability can be incredibly chic

Hervé Léger by Max Azria Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Léger aux Les Lalanne

Hervé Léger by Max Azria Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review —  Léger aux Les Lalanne The collection built on a barrage of bandage dresses skewed decidedly sportier this season when styled with croco booties, fox fur hoodies, studded sweatpants, and bandage detailed baseball caps

BCBG Max Azria Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Gypsy Glamour

BCBG Max Azria Fall 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Gypsy Glamour This is how all the cool girls dress and we want to be one of the cool girls

Oscar de la Renta Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — The Poshest Punk

Oscar de la Renta Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — The Poshest Punk Who knew punk could ever be so posh?

Vera Wang Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Out of India

Vera Wang Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Out of India A nod to the romantic beauty and sensuality of India

Carmen Marc Valvo Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection — An Organza Origami

Carmen Marc Valvo Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection — An Organza Origami Carmen Marc Valvo looked eastwardly towards Asia for inspiration, more specifically Japan

Dennis Basso Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Deauville Reimagined

Dennis Basso Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Deauville Reimagined Luxurious furs and exquisite embellishments remained signatures throughout the collection, but this season employed a new playfulness, both in silhouette and palette

Hervé Leger by Max Azria Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Bending the Bandage

Hervé Leger by Max Azria Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Bending the Bandage We’ve often seen reworkings of macramé and architectural knits, but for Spring 2013, Hervé Leger by Max Azria encapsulated a slice of Americana

Monique Lhuillier Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Feathers & Scales

Monique Lhuillier Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Feathers & Scales These looks had more gravitas and depth than the typical floral print, perhaps it was her use of digital imagery and quite literally oversized scales

J.Mendel Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Not for the Shrinking Violet

J.Mendel Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Not for the Shrinking Violet Soft pintucks and peplums felt delicately feminine, while plunging necklines and high slits revealed the collection’s sultrier side

Carolina Herrera Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Timeless Influence

Carolina Herrera Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Timeless Influence Brightly contrasting buttons, embellished pointed collars and belts, embroidered necklines and hemlines glamorously accented the collection

Naeem Khan Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — An Elemental Beauty

Naeem Khan Spring 2013 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — An Elemental Beauty The favored silhouette was what Mr. Khan does best—sheath dresses, cocktail frocks, flowing caftans, and dramatic evening gowns

Sue Wong Spring 2013 Collection Review — A Fashion Transcendentalism

Sue Wong Spring 2013 Collection Review — A Fashion Transcendentalism From atop L.A. Live’s Conga Room, Sue Wong, the West Coast’s divinely designing doyenne unveiled her Spring 2013 Collection

2013 Golden Globes — Sartorial Highlights, Upsets, & Poignant Moments

2013 Golden Globes — Sartorial Highlights, Upsets, & Poignant Moments Awards Season has officially kicked off with the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards and on an evening that forecasted a rainbow of color, tinseltown’s leading ladies predominantly opted for black, ivory, blush, and nude

Reem Acra Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Feminine Persuasion

Reem Acra Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Feminine Persuasion The collection’s 36 looks summoned the independence and moxie of a modern-day Hitchcock heroine

Naeem Khan Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Decadence & Dust

Naeem Khan Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Decadence & Dust With so many gorgeous options, Hollywood starlets will certainly be clamoring for these looks directly off the runway

Hervé Léger by Max Azria Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A New Breed of Bandage

Hervé Léger by Max Azria Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A New Breed of Bandage Female empowerment has remained a prevalent message throughout the collections, the Azrias seemed to have harnessed that power--at least metaphorically

Diane von Furstenberg Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Runway Rendez-Vous

Diane von Furstenberg Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Runway Rendez-Vous The DVF woman has an unquenchable thirst for adventure; she is constantly exploring, evolving, and reinventing herself

Dennis Basso Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Mystery on the Orient Express

Dennis Basso Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Mystery on the Orient Express The design direction kept its preeminent foothold on yesteryear while reaching towards tomorrow

The 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Red Carpet Recap—Color Reigns Supreme!

The 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Red Carpet Recap—Color Reigns Supreme! While the evening could be divided in a triumvirate of palette, texture, and silhouette—citrus hues clearly dominated the evening

Monique Lhuillier Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — The Sultry Side of Fashion

Monique Lhuillier Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — The Sultry Side of Fashion Monique Lhuillier saunters over to the darker, sexier side of fashion’s landscape with 48 new looks

Carolina Herrera Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Bluesy Glamour

Carolina Herrera Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Bluesy Glamour Ladylike luxe feels mysteriously moody in a midnight palette and decadently doyenne trimmed in feathers and fur

Doo.Ri Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Poetry in Motion

Doo.Ri Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Poetry in Motion According to the liner notes, Doo-Ri Chung said she was inspired by an elegant, haunting movement for her Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection

BCBG Max Azria Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Bauhaus Abstract

BCBG Max Azria Fall 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Bauhaus Abstract Designing husband Max Azria and his wife Lubov unveiled 34 new looks in traditional silhouettes with autumnal blocks of color

Arts of Fashion Foundation Symposium — Celebrating a Decade of Emerging Design Talent

Arts of Fashion Foundation Symposium — Celebrating a Decade of Emerging Design Talent When one thinks of San Francisco fashion, a more socially-conscious sustainability and relaxed-bohemian glamour come to mind, but the Arts of Fashion Foundation is changing the perceptions of San Francisco within its evolution as a fashion player

Donna Karan Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — The Artisan Stroke

Donna Karan Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — The Artisan Stroke Joining two seemingly divergent worlds, the post-Earthquake state of Haiti with the designer’s unmistakable urban glamour

Rodarte Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Sleeping Beauty & Sunflowers

Rodarte Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Sleeping Beauty & Sunflowers Sartorial sisters Kate and Laura Mulleavy cited dual influences, the animated Disney classic Sleeping Beauty and Vincent Van Gogh, noting a correlation between the color stories of each

Monique Lhuillier Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Sporty, Sexy, Silhouettes

Monique Lhuillier Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Sporty, Sexy, Silhouettes Last autumn, Monique Lhuillier showed us her sultry side and this season, she developed that provocatively sexy direction even further

Tadashi Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Bouquet of Dresses

Tadashi Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Bouquet of Dresses Tadashi Shoji pays homage to the enchanting beauty and splendor of the tulip

Rebecca Taylor Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — The Modern Bohemian

Rebecca Taylor Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — The Modern Bohemian Rebecca Taylor reinterpreted and elevated the 70’s undercurrent of a bohemian spirit with a sophisticated palette, asymmetrical hemlines, and modernized patchwork

Michael Kors Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — From Metropolis to Mozambique

Michael Kors Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — From Metropolis to Mozambique Memories of Africa, the rustic modernism of the Lebombo Lodge, an easy laid back attitude, and raw beauty with a luxe savage inspired the collection’s understated glamour

BCBG Max Azria Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Weightless Fluidity

BCBG Max Azria Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Weightless Fluidity Max and Lubov Azria chose fluid silhouettes and weightless fabrics in a saturated palette to embody the season’s fresh energy

Vera Wang Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Psychedelic Wonderland

Vera Wang Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Psychedelic Wonderland This season Vera Wang invited us to follow her down the sartorial rabbit hole with childlike curiosity, further exploring and discovering that which makes effortless all-at-once sophisticated

Oscar de la Renta Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Power Lies in her Femininity

Oscar de la Renta Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Power Lies in her Femininity While white was predominantly featured on the Spring 2012 Runways, the highly saturated palette of daffodil, chartreuse, cobalt, and begonia revitalized the designer’s signature embroideries and lace

L.A.M.B. Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Zigzags, Stripes & Checks

L.A.M.B. Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Zigzags, Stripes & Checks The collection’s inspirations were the Rat Pack, high voltage, and maharaja

Jason Wu Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Subversive Couture

Jason Wu Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Subversive Couture Paradoxical juxtapositions of brights with neutrals, hard with soft, and as we saw in this collection the more “athletic sophisticate,” provide a marriage made in heaven

Farah Angsana Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Ornamentation Enchantment

Farah Angsana Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Ornamentation Enchantment This edited collection of 20 looks focused on red-carpet glamour with a series of draped goddess gowns and flirty cocktail frocks

Carlos Miele Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Anywhere Faraway

Carlos Miele Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Anywhere Faraway For Spring 2012, vividly bright caftans, gowns, and jumpsuits in a medley of tropical prints were the order of the day

Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — New Beginnings

Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — New Beginnings As only Ms. von Furstenberg, fashion’s mother of reinvention, can she has woven life’s sartorial tapestry for today’s renaissance woman.

Carolina Herrera Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Bauhaus Beautiful

Carolina Herrera Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Bauhaus Beautiful Wrap belts, panel detailing, and faille inserts helped to define the collection’s feminine silhouette.

Badgley Mischka Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Magnificent Obsessions

Badgley Mischka Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Magnificent Obsessions We're magnificently obsessed with Mark Badgley and James Mischka's architectural silhouettes and impressionist-like prints.

Vera Wang Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — High Society

Vera Wang Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — High Society Vera Wang was inspired by the trio of high society mavens Viscountess Thelma Furness, Lady Emerald Cunard, and The Duchess of Windsor Wallis

Behnaz Sarafpour Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — A Structured Elegance

Behnaz Sarafpour Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — A Structured Elegance As Behnaz Sarafpour celebrated the tenth anniversary of her eponymous line, the award-winning designer looked to Romanian sculptor Constantin Brancusi for inspiration

Donna Karan Fall 2011 Ready to-Wear Collection Review — Fashion’s Pearls of Wisdom

Donna Karan Fall 2011 Ready to-Wear Collection Review — Fashion’s Pearls of Wisdom Donna Karan pens an exquisite tale of ageless beauty with an inherent strength, an alluring confidence, and an unapologetic self-awareness

DKNY Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Mod Squad

DKNY Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Mod Squad Unlike the season’s ubiquitous 1940’s and 70’s references, the Fall 2011 DKNY Ready-to-Wear Collection took a decidedly 60’s mod direction

Badgley Mischka Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Renaissance Woman

Badgley Mischka Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Renaissance Woman Staging the renaissance of a bygone era, Mark Badgley and James Mischka channeled Old Hollywood, with 1940’s silhouettes and art deco beading, unveiling 44 new unapologetically glamorous looks for fall

Diane von Furstenberg Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — American Legends

Diane von Furstenberg Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — American Legends The DVF customer is a worldly, cultured, and curious creature who lives life to the fullest with an almost aspirational equanimity.

J. Mendel Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — Tantalizingly Tribal

J. Mendel Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — Tantalizingly Tribal The collection’s architecturally-inspired quilted patchwork and tattoo effects made a great impact here, often creating sensational optical illusions between light and dark, flat and raised, or skin and fabric

Victoria Beckham Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Structured Silhouette

Victoria Beckham Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Structured Silhouette The season marks a transition from the curve-hugging silhouettes Mrs. Beckham so famously favors to more relaxed, forgiving proportions

Pamella Roland Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — East Meets West

Pamella Roland Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — East Meets West The Pamella Roland Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection, which celebrates its tenth anniversary next year, drew inspiration from the Far East this season

Cynthia Steffe Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — A Modern Royalty

Cynthia Steffe Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — A Modern Royalty This collection carefully balanced the delicate line between feminine and masculine, juxtaposing the polished against the relaxed, blending the sensually draped with the softly tailored

Dennis Basso Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — Her Masculine Side

Dennis Basso Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — Her Masculine Side Dennis Basso underscored his androgynous mood by pairing cropped jackets with fur skirts and fitted waistcoats with full taffeta ball skirts

Vivienne Tam Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — In Operatic Fashion

Vivienne Tam Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — In Operatic Fashion Six centuries of heritage, tradition, and drama, specifically the Kun Opera also known as Kunqu provided inspiration for this collection

Tommy Hilfiger Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — Bohemian Prep

Tommy Hilfiger Ready-to-Wear Fall 2011 Collection Review — Bohemian Prep With his new collection, the ultimate prepster, Tommy Hilfiger, seamlessly blends menswear haberdashery, silhouettes, and textiles with more carefree, fluid, feminine accents

Michael Kors Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — 30 Years and Counting

Michael Kors Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — 30 Years and Counting It should come as no surprise that his biggest supporters taut him as the best in American fashion. Michael Kors is the go-to designer when you simply want to feel beautiful.

Rodarte Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Prairie Girl

Rodarte Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Prairie Girl Kate and Laura Mulleavy shifted last season’s geographic references from their native California Redwoods to the nation’s heartland

Monique Lhuillier Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Sultry and Seductive

Monique Lhuillier Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Sultry and Seductive The red carpet favorite who is celebrated for her feminine designs is showing a more sensually provocative side

Carolina Herrera Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Real Women

Carolina Herrera Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Real Women Carolina Herrera said she was inspired by real women, with a new collection of monochromatic streamlined silhouettes

Cynthia Rowley Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Cubist Fashion

Cynthia Rowley Fall 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Cubist Fashion The ebullient designer infuses this new collection with her signature whimsical aesthetic

Edition by Georges Chakra Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Sculpted Silhouettes

Edition by Georges Chakra Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Sculpted Silhouettes Georges Chakra is an architect of fashion; this season he emphasized and sculpted the female form with his stunning evening gowns

San Francisco Fashion Week 2007 - Providing a Springboard for Local Innovators

San Francisco Fashion Week 2007 - Providing a Springboard for Local Innovators The 4th Annual runway presentation provided an ideal platform for the Bay Area's talented pool of emerging designers

Thuy Fall 2008 Collection Review - A Juxtaposition of Colors, Textures, and Genders

Thuy Fall 2008 Collection Review - A Juxtaposition of Colors, Textures, and Genders This season, designer Thuy Diep's trademark tailoring featured a melding of contrasts between masculine and feminine, hard and soft, neutrals and brights

Abaete Fall 2008 Collection Review - Bringing a little bit of Camelot to Bryant Park

Abaete Fall 2008 Collection Review - Bringing a little bit of Camelot to Bryant Park As we look to protect ourselves from the elements in the autumn and winter months that lie ahead, Ms. Poretzky has readied us for any duel that may come our way with her Medieval-inspired collection

Julia Jentzsch Fall 2008 Collection Review - Dark, Warm, & Mysterious

Julia Jentzsch Fall 2008 Collection Review  - Dark, Warm, & Mysterious The German designer blends a masculine palette with innovative fabrics and design details

Juan Carlos Obando Fall 2008 Collection Review - Fashion As An Art Form

Juan Carlos Obando Fall 2008 Collection Review - Fashion As An Art Form The talented young designer poured his blood, sweat, and tears into this new stunning collection

Sass and Bide Fall 2008 Collection Review - Rainbows for Kate

Sass and Bide Fall 2008 Collection Review - Rainbows for Kate In remembrance of her friend Kate Boyson, Heidi Middleton, the Bide in Sass & Bide finds solace with this new collection celebrating love and life

Akiko Ogawa Fall 2008 Collection Review - A Celestial Seduction

Akiko Ogawa Fall 2008 Collection Review - A Celestial Seduction With bagpipes and kilts, the young designer summoned 17th Century Scotland, sending out wee lasses in militant jackets and bustle skirts

Rock & Republic Fall 2008 Collection - A Major Production

Rock & Republic Fall 2008 Collection - A Major Production CEO & Creative Director Michael Ball's presentation rocked the house. His collection was sexiness personified. The Rock & Republic woman is strong, confident, and independent

Alex Perry Spring 2009 Collection Review - King of the Fashion Jungle

Alex Perry Spring 2009 Collection Review - King of the Fashion Jungle Australia’s most glamorous designer takes his muse princess on safari and invites us along for the journey

Camilla & Marc Spring 2009 Collection Review - Sartorial Siblings

Camilla & Marc Spring 2009 Collection Review - Sartorial Siblings Camilla Freeman-Topper and Marc Freeman unveil their new 80's influenced collection

Kirrily Johnston Spring 2009 Collection Review - Nomad’s Land

Kirrily Johnston Spring 2009 Collection Review - Nomad’s Land Taking a rather nomadic design direction, the young designer gives her bohemian inspiration a modern twist

Konstantina Mittas Spring 2009 Collection Review - Konstantina has the Mittas Touch!

Konstantina Mittas Spring 2009 Collection Review - Konstantina has the Mittas Touch! The innovative designer makes her RAFW debut with a lineup of showstoppers

Lee Matthews Spring 2009 Collection Review - Outlawed Fashion

Lee Matthews Spring 2009 Collection Review - Outlawed Fashion Australian outlaw Ned Kelly provides inspiration for the new collection

Lisa Ho Spring 2009 Collection Review - One Stop Shopping

Lisa Ho Spring 2009 Collection Review - One Stop Shopping The petite powerhouse unveils a comprehensive collection of delicate separates and goddess gowns

Michelle Jank Spring 2009 Collection Review - Suspending Belief

Michelle Jank Spring 2009 Collection Review - Suspending Belief The young designer returned from Paris to her native Australia with a full-scale multimedia presentation

Nicola Finetti Spring 2009 Collection Review - A Fashion Globalization

Nicola Finetti Spring 2009 Collection Review - A Fashion Globalization With nearly 50 looks, this was one of the most ambitious collections at RAFW

Sretsis Autumn/Winter 2008 Collection Review - Parallel Universe

Sretsis Autumn/Winter 2008 Collection Review - Parallel Universe The designing sisters weave a sartorial tale of harmony in a world where nature and animals peacefully coexist

Zimmerman Spring 2009 Collection - A Mid-Zimmerman Night’s Dream

Zimmerman Spring 2009 Collection - A Mid-Zimmerman Night’s Dream The signature swimwear line conjured up it's own bohemain rhapsody with a romatically feminine collection

Carolina Herrera Spring 2009 Collection Review-Ruffles, Peplums, and Layers of Color

Carolina Herrera Spring 2009 Collection Review-Ruffles, Peplums, and Layers of Color Forget falling in love with the lady in red—for Spring 2009, Carolina Herrera will have you enamored with the ladies in persimmon, teal, and marigold as well

Christian Cota Spring 2009 Collection Review-The Sartorial Sunset

Christian Cota Spring 2009 Collection Review-The Sartorial Sunset The young designer cited Santorini sunsets and Renoir as inspirations for his beautiful collection

Doucette Duvall Spring 2009 Collection Review-Red, White & Nude

Doucette Duvall Spring 2009 Collection Review-Red, White & Nude The alliterative design duo’s new collection, “Red, White & Nude” was a delightful presentation of bright dresses with tiered layers, ruffled sleeves, and corsage pins

Koi Suwannagate Spring 2009 Collection Review-Poetry in Motion

Koi Suwannagate Spring 2009 Collection Review-Poetry in Motion The designer unveiled 28 new looks with dreamy butterfly and feather embellishments away from the hustle and bustle of the Bryant Park tents, opting for the downtown Bumble & Bumble venue

Marc by Marc Jacobs Spring 2009 Collection Review-Neek Chic

Marc by Marc Jacobs Spring 2009 Collection Review-Neek Chic With all those layered and pocket belts, only a style innovator like Marc Jacobs could make a fanny pack look fashionable

Oscar de la Renta Spring 2009 Collection Review - A Celebration of Women

Oscar de la Renta Spring 2009 Collection Review - A Celebration of Women Although, Mr. de la Renta doesn’t depend on a specific concept or theme to illustrate his polished perspective, what is undeniable is that his sophisticated sheaths appeal to women from 16 to 60

Reem Acra Spring 2009 Collection Review - Not Your Grandmother’s Attic

Reem Acra Spring 2009 Collection Review - Not Your Grandmother’s Attic Reem Acra invites us on an adventure of sartorial discovery, unearthing a treasure trove of daytime shifts and red-carpet stunners

Tracy Reese Spring 2009 Collection Review - A Runway Garden Party

Tracy Reese Spring 2009 Collection Review - A Runway Garden Party This collection had me clamoring to host a garden party of my own just to have an excuse to wear the frothy frocks. High tea, anyone?

Thuy Spring 2009 Collection Review - Sartorial Symmetry

Thuy Spring 2009 Collection Review - Sartorial Symmetry Ms. Diep injected her trademark neutrals of black and gunmetal with bright washes of color; that were half concrete jungle and half summer solstice

Herve Leger by Max Azria Spring 2009 Collection Review-All Bandaged Up!

Herve Leger by Max Azria Spring 2009 Collection Review-All Bandaged Up! While the masses may still be trying to figure out how to bring sexy back, Max Azria proves that for Herve Leger it never left

DKNY Spring 2009 Collection Review - A Vigentennial Celebration

DKNY Spring 2009 Collection Review - A Vigentennial Celebration Let us all raise a glass to celebrate DKNY, the brand and architect behind it. DKNY is 20 years young and counting; here’s to a score more

Vera Wang Spring 2009 Collection Review - Effortlessly Chic

Vera Wang Spring 2009 Collection Review - Effortlessly Chic The queen of layering unveiled an aurora borealis of silk organza camisoles and hand-painted duchess dresses with mosaic and glass bead accents

Spring 2009 Recap - A Fashion Democratization

Spring 2009 Recap - A Fashion Democratization While dichotomy remained a strong influence this season, I could see the pendulum swinging more to the feminine side with romantic design details

Milly Spring 2009 Collection Review - Bohemian Princess

Milly Spring 2009 Collection Review - Bohemian Princess This season’s Milly muse was a bohemian princess on a romantic journey adorned in ikat caftans and trellis-print peasant dresses

Rubin Singer Spring 2009 Collection Review - Bon Voyage

Rubin Singer Spring 2009 Collection Review - Bon Voyage Gilbert & Sullivan may have had Buttercup on their HMS Pinafore, but the ladies at the helm of this voyage are anything but coy

Michael Kors Spring 2009 Collection Review - Spot On

Michael Kors Spring 2009 Collection Review - Spot On The award-winning designer kept his oversized ginghams in check, delivering a collection that was spot and stripe on

Nude Skincare Review - The Naked Truth

Nude Skincare Review - The Naked Truth A look behind the sustainable skincare line that is growing a huge following on both sides of the Atlantic and Pacific

Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Goddess

Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Goddess Diane von Furstenberg has a plan to unleash your inner goddess

DKNY Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — New York, New Take

DKNY Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — New York, New Take Reinterpreted classics are softened by a myriad of prints, contrasting colors, peplums, and ruffles

Library Hotel Review - A Booklover’s Paradise

Library Hotel Review - A Booklover’s Paradise This aptly titled hotel, which is home to more than 6,000 books, is a unique concept property and a veritable safe haven in the heart of midtown

Hotel Giraffe Review - Gramercy Park Gem

Hotel Giraffe Review - Gramercy Park Gem Reminscent of a 30's supper club, these luxury accommodations provide a sumptious setting with lofty ceilings and plush decor

Hotel Elysée Review - Countryside Comfort with City Conveniences

Hotel Elysée Review - Countryside Comfort with City Conveniences A boutique hotel that provides the best of both worlds—the comfort of a B&B conveniently situated at Gotham's epicenter

Jumeirah Essex House Review - Manhattan’s Haute Hospitality Haven

Jumeirah Essex House Review - Manhattan’s Haute Hospitality Haven This luxury hotel finds the perfect blend of old-world surroundings and technological enhancements

The Casablanca Hotel Review - Here’s Lookin’ at You Kid

The Casablanca Hotel Review - Here’s Lookin’ at You Kid This quaint bed and breakfast will have you humming as time goes by, bringing an old-world feeling to the heart of New York

Badgley Mischka Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Making Fashion Mischief

Badgley Mischka Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Making Fashion Mischief Macramé this elegant is destined to make a comeback

Monique Lhuillier Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Fashion’s Garden of Eden

Monique Lhuillier Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Fashion’s Garden of Eden Eve may have tempted Adam, but Ms. Lhuillier will definitely tempt a bevy of young Hollywood starlets and socialites with this beautiful new collection

Rodarte Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Spring Awakening

Rodarte Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — A Spring Awakening The Mulleavy sisters referenced the great outdoors with their sartorial love letter to the Redwoods

Ports 1961 Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Essadi

Ports 1961 Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Essadi Newly appointed Creative Director Fiona Cibani took the reins from her sister with an introspective sartorial journey inspired by the North Africa desert terrain

Vassilios Kostetsos Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Aella

Vassilios Kostetsos Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Aella Mr. Kostetsos unveiled a collection of mythological proportions with looks perfect for resort cruises and beachside strolls under the Mediterranean moonlight

Reem Acra Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection — An American Princess

Reem Acra Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection — An American Princess This collection will have you feeling like an American Princess

Jason Wu Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review—Milhazes Molded

Jason Wu Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review—Milhazes Molded Ladylike ensembles inspired by Brazilian modernist painter Beatriz Milhazes

Christian Siriano Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Ethnically Eclectic

Christian Siriano Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Ethnically Eclectic Melding divergent ethnic influences from Africa, India, and China, the Project Runway alum delivers another fiercely dramatic collection

Vivienne Tam Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Patchwork Perfection

Vivienne Tam Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Patchwork Perfection The globally-minded fashion house encouraged its audience to learn more about the worst flooding experienced across China and Pakistan in 80 years with a collection dedicated to the people of Silk Road

Carolina Herrera Spring 2011 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Bows and Botanicals

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Prada Fall 2010 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Femme Fatale

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Bottega Veneta Fall 2010 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Structured Silhouettes

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Diane von Furstenberg Fall 2010 Ready-to-Wear Collection - Metamorphosis

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Michael Angel Fall 2010 Ready-to-Wear Collection - The New Eccentric

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L.A.M.B Fall 2010 Ready-to-Wear Collection - The Rocker Girl Gets Militant & Futuristic

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Cynthia Rowley Fall 2010 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Monster Chic

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Christian Siriano Fall 2010 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — From Fierce to Femme

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Ports 1961 Spring 2010 Ready-to-Wear Collection Review — Fluere

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Dennis Basso Spring 2010 Collection Review - Basso’s Ballerinas

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Carmen Marc Valvo Spring 2010 - Stopping Traffic in Times Square

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Chaiken Spring 2008 Collection Review - Takes us on an Exotic Holiday Getaway

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Venexiana Spring 2008 Review

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Akiko Ogawa Fall 2007 Collection Review

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