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Monthly Archives: September 2012



Hello Kitty & Forever 21

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For the lovers of all that is Japan, Forever 21 and Japanese brand Sanrio, have teamed up to bring you the Hello Kitty Forever Collection. The collection will consist of some unique items (and even better, will range from $5-$30) consisting of clothing, jewelry, and even bedding! To amp up the wow factor, Forever 21 recruited LA designer, Onch Movement, …

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Chicago Street Fashion: Lace

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Lace is a delicate addition to any outfit. You can find almost every type of garment made of lace. Shirts, jackets, shorts, dresses, and tights. Here are some girls sporting lace accents on the streets. This creme lace button-up goes great with a black undershirt to make sure the detail in the lace pops. This dress is great for work. …

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Fox News Chicago: How to Wear Leather

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Today’s fashion segment on Good Day Chicago was all bout wearing leather. Barbara talked about different ways to wear key leather pieces in the fall and winter. To view today’s segment click here. The models were wearing looks from Neiman Marcus, Topshop, and H&M. On the far left, model Mariana is wearing a red Robert Rodriguez leather jacket priced at …

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Victoria Beckham When She Was An Aspiring Model

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Victoria Beckham is the wife of David Beckham. She has four children, three boys and a girl, a successful clothing line, and was Posh Spice in the Spice Girls. But, before all of this she was just a teenage girl trying to get famous. Below are an array of photos from 1992, when Victoria was still 17. She’s wearing clothes …

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Bright Promises Foundation: Boka Group Catering

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The Bright Promises Foundation is the only independent public foundation in Illinois solely dedicated to funding programs for children. They create opportunities for Illinois children to reach their full promise and potential. So It was a special night of fine dinging and music at an elegant Lincoln Park home designed by Roger Owen on Howe Street on Saturday, September 22. I loved …

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Valentino for the New York City Ballet

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This fall, the New York City Ballet Gala provided audiences with a fresh artistic twist: A theme paying homage to recently-retired designer, Valentino. The designer explained that he had always wanted to create ballet costumes, and therefore found himself putting as much passion into NYCB’s costumes as he did with his own collections. The result was a series of black-and-white …

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Emmy’s Fashion 2012

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The Emmy’s were held at the Nokia Theatre Live on Sunday September 23 in Los Angeles. The 40-year-old Modern Family actress Sofia Vergara wore a teal hand-beaded gown by Zuhair Murad, which featured a reverse-halter neckline and open back. She completes her look with more than 175 carats of Neil Lane diamonds. Taylor Swift isn’t the only one seeing red, …

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Update: Marc Jacobs and Yayoi Kusama

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Do you recall our June post on the fabulous collaboration between Marc Jacobs and Yayoi Kusama? It turns out the Japanese artist’s exhibition at the Whitney Museum is still going strong and will wrap-up on September 30th. In a few months, Louis Vuitton has fully developed this project to include a wax figure of Yayoi Kusama at their New York …

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Chicago Street Fashion: Boots

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It’s time to pick yourself up by your boot straps and strut down the streets. Boots come in every style imaginable and are an easy way to spice up any outfit. Cowgirl boots add a certain Western flare to your outfit. These fun leopard print boots bring a classic pattern to a rustic style. This Dr. Martin style of boot adds a …

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Fall Hair Trend: Bangs

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Thinking about a new hairstyle for fall? Try adding bangs to your look. It doesn’t matter about the length or style, bangs are in this season forfall. The New York Times did a mini street style segment on the trend. Bangs are a hairstyle that never truly goes out of style and can bring edginess to a boring hairstyle. What …

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