Archive for September, 2011

IT’S A SWEATER!

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON September 25th, 2011
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el guapo billy reid crew sweater in charcoal white mountaineering jacquard knit manteau in brown pendleton portland collection harding sweater in smoke you might remember the iconic scene from “the three amigos” when the villain, el guapo, is seemingly elated to receive a sweater for his birthday. well, even if you DON’T remember…trust me; it’s […]

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NOMIA

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON September 22nd, 2011
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some silky, flowy, sheer-y pieces from the nyc-based label, Nomia, are now in the shop. come take a look!

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INSIRATION FOR SPRING 2012

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON September 21st, 2011
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Top 3 photos are of Les Aperizes’s past seasons courtesy of Majoh DailyLast three photos are of SS12 by Wendy Nichol courtesy of Vogue Daily

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PENDLETON’S NIGHT OUT

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON September 14th, 2011
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Last Thursday, FM hosted the After-Party for Pendleton’s Portland Collection. Thank you to everyone who came out, the event was a great success! I ‘m already excited about next year! Mort and Mary Bishop, President and First Lady of Pendleton, sent along a few snaps shots of the night. The top photo shows the Portland […]

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WHIT PRESENTATION

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON September 13th, 2011
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The WHiT presentation took place at the Gramercy Park Hotel terrace this afternoon which was so picturesque! Her collection was a great combination of bright prints and patterns and soft neutrals. The classic silhouettes of the clothing looked great juxtaposed with the modernity of the jewelry by Orly Genger and incredible espadrilles by Belle by […]

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SATURDAY SHOWS…

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON September 11th, 2011
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Samantha Pleet’s Spring Collection was gorgeous! Great ready to wear pieces that were very minimal and clean. I loved her pairing with the tribal inspired jewelry and messy braided hair. I also loved her use of soft earth tones up against bright pops of color. I can definitely see all my girls in her pieces.Milk […]

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FNO REPORT VIA NEW YORK

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON September 09th, 2011
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This morning I went to the Rachel Antonoff presentation. As a Fashion week newbie I learned that a presentation differs from a runway show in that the models are stationary and the audience gets to walk around them. This gives you the opportunity to really examine each piece and for the designer to create a […]

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FASHION WEEK REPORT- RACHEL COMEY

Posted BY FRANCES MAY ON September 07th, 2011
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One of our great friends Lahaina Alcantara recently moved to NYC. Since we couldn’t not make it to Fashion Week ourselves, we asked her to be our eyes & ears. She will be guest blogging about the happens in New York fashion all week. Thanks Lahaina! Here is her review of the Rachel Comey SS12 […]

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