Tag Archives: In Fashion Chicago


Man-Up Monday: Obama’s Easter Wardrobe Compilation

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This suit may be neutral in color, but it’s quite charming!   GQ is our source, but Barack Obama’s Easter wardrobe is the topic! I’m going to be equally as harsh as GQ; they make valid points. Two out of four of our Mr. President’s suits weren’t terribly uninteresting… Wait, two out of four… Oh! Unless the grading system changed …

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Fashionable Selby

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Looking at several fashion portraits as of late, I noticed that many fashionistas are posing next to a pile of books. The interesting part however, is that in this pile, it is now common to see “Fashionable Selby” – the latest installment from photographer Todd Selby. Todd traveled the world, as he was invited into the private workshops and offices …

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Simple & elegant; The Royal Tour in New Zealand.

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Princess Kate looked stunning during her recent visit to New Zealand. My favorite looks are composed of a “perfect black-shoe” with a little twist because she took a simple navy shoe and gave it the title of the “new black”, while showing that simple accessories are always best when left at minimum,which in her style it included her beautiful earrings …

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Man-Up Monday: Loungewear and GQ

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  Human beings are funny creatures; am I right? We take active wear to the couch and loungewear to the critics… And we all know that both of those categories have intertwined over the years. Oh, well! I can adapt… No, even better! I appreciate the irony. So, who has Man-Up Monday geared its focus on? It’s none other than …

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Top 5 shoes for the men in the office

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The five pairs below look good enough to catch some stares and they are INEXPENSIVE enough that they make the toes curl! 1. The Bees knees of Nordstrom (house brand shoes). John W. Nordstrom Adrian Oxford – $175.00  Made in Italy with a more traditional toe shape. Calibrate Brandon -$125 A true oxford with closed lacing 2.Hugo Boss and Cenerello …

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Designers: Andrea Doria FW14 Lookbook

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  We fashion connoisseurs love hearing about new and upcoming designers. We’ve come across an inspirational one this week! Andrea Doria Cohn was born in California, but made her way to New York to start her business in 2012. This designer’s biography describes her personal line as being, “Dark and light, female and male, fantasy and grit. ANDREA DORIA resides …

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Gap Chic

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Harper’s Bazaar posted a charming little blurb covering supermodels that rock a gap-tooth smile. In an industry where imperfections don’t make the cut, it’s nice to see women showing a more natural side. Kudos! Model Lara Stone   Model Lindsey Wixon   Model Ashley Smith   Model Abby Lee Kershaw   Model Georgia May Jagger   Post Written By: Thelma …

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Paris Fall Collection 2014

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Christian Louboutin, Chanel, Alexandre Birman, and Aquazzura were a couple of the designers that dominated Paris Fashion Week 2014. Alexandre Birman Fall Collection 2014 The gorgeous red strap peep toe shoe, brilliantly designed by Brazilian designer Alexandre Birman, can be considered one of the most have shoe designs. This peep toe shoe can be paired with a pencil skirt for …

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Man-Up Monday: Ray-Ban Remix

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“What’s up? I’m Justin.”     Wait one second, Man-Up Monday… I get to customize Ray-Ban sunglasses to my own personal style? Let’s take a moment of silence for this one… This new project isn’t just for the men; it’s for us all! First, you choose the style of frames. Next, options for color contrasting eye rims and temples are …

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DressCodeNation Behind-the-Scenes

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An exciting new project by Barbara Glass is in the works, taking off right here in the city of Chicago. Audiences can look forward to a fashion segment titled DressCodeNation, featuring stylish city goers. To top it off, the segment is filmed on the hottest locations, so that you can take notes for a fashionable night on the town. Look forward …

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