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pleating the lighhter way

Pleated Its Way Back Into My Life.

 

The first time I rocked a pleated garment was at the age of five.  The fabric was a heavy cotton-polyester blend; the style, overalls; and the place, primary school in Trinidad and Tobago.  I rocked the pleats for about seven years straight after my first time, so my relationship with the folds wasn’t one that I have fond memories of.  Time heals all wounds, scars and my love hate history with extra fabric.  I’ve found some ways to help me bring pleats back into my life so the second time around, pleats can give me happy memories. Let’s see if these ideas might help. Continue reading “Pleated Its Way Back Into My Life.” »

Jumpsuit love

Everything But A Dress To A Wedding.

What to wear to a wedding without having to wear a dress? How do you avoid that skirted one-piece without looking casual or not put-together for that special event you’re been invited to? I tackled this question last year with a couple of clients, and now with another season of I Do’s to tackle we are trying to stick out of the crowd in all the right ways.

The Separates Troupe is one my favorites.  Getting more bang for your buck is perfect when donning a top and a pair of pants since it allows you to mix and match these pieces for several events and occasions in the future without having the tag “Ms. Repeat” on your  Facebook photos.

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Spring Trends Me Likey: Hey Shortie What You Wearing?

For us lucky few, we can get away with wearing almost anything we want to work or an interview. Gosh I love my job.   Continue reading “Spring Trends Me Likey: Hey Shortie What You Wearing?” »

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New York Fashion Week’s Live-Streaming Schedule Fall 2011

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One day gone, seven more to go!  Claim your front row seats for your favorite New York designers!

Photos via Style.com

FRIDAY 11th

10am Peter Som on Livestream.com/PeterSom

11am Perry Ellis on Facebook.com/PerryEllis

1pm Jason Wu on Style.com/video/live-fashion-shows

2pm Rebecca Taylor on RebeccaTaylor.com

3pm Rebecca Minkoff on RebeccaMinkoff.com

3pm Costello Tagliapietra on Livestream.com/CostelloTagliapietra

6pm Nicole Miller on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Nicole-Miller

SATURDAY 12TH

11am Jill Stuart on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Jill-Stuart

11am Richard Chai on Livestream.com/RichardChai

12pm Prabal Gurung on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Prabal-Gurung

2pm Adam on FirsCcomesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Adam

3pm Vivienne Tam on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Vivienne-Tam

5pm Alexander Wang on Livestream.com/AlexanderWang

6pm Charolette Ronson on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Charlotte-Ronson

8pm Altuzarra on Livestream.com/Altuzarra

SUNDAY 13TH

10am Derek Lam on Style.com/video/live-fashion-shows

11:30am Preen on Livestream.com/Preen

1pm DKNY on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/DKNY

2pm Calvin Klein -Men’s on Style.com/video/live-fashion-shows

6pm Thakoon on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Thakoon

7pm Custo Barcelona on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Custo-Barcelona

7pm Cushnie Et Ochs on Livestream.com/CushnieEtOchs

8pm Tommy Hilfiger on Facebook.com/TommyHilfiger

MONDAY 14TH

10am Carolina Hererra on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Carolina-Herrera

11am Carlos Miele on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Carlos-Miele

12pm Theyskens’ Theory on Facebook.com/Theory

1pm Tracy Reese on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Tracy-Reese

1pm Ohne Titel on Livestream.com/OhneTitel

2pm Donna Karen on Style.com/video/live-fashion-shows

5pm Alice + Olivia on Livestream.com/Alice_Olivia

5pm Pamella Roland on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Pamella-Roland

6pm Betsey Johnson on BetseyJohnson.com

6pm Kevork Kiledjian on Livestream.com/KevorkKiledjian

8pm Marc Jacobs on MarcJacobs.com

TUESDAY 15th

10am Badgley Mishka on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Badgley-Mishka

10:30am Rad Hourani on Livestream.com/RadHourani

11am Vera Wang on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Vera-Wang

1pm Diesel Black Gold on Livestream.com/DieselBlackGold

1pm Jen Kao on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Jen-Kao

3pm Dennis Basso on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Dennis-Basso

2pm Herver Leger on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Herve-Leger

4pm Marc by Marc Jacobs on MarcJacobs.com

5pm Sophie Theallet on Livestream.com/SophieTheallet

6pm J.Mendel on FirstComesFashion.com

7pm Tibi on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Tibi

8pm Narcisco Rodriguez on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Narciso-Rodriguez

WEDNESDAY 16TH

10am Michael Kors on Style.com/video/live-fashion-shows

11am Nanette Lepore on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Nanette-Lepore

12pm Oscar De La Renta on Livestream.com/OscarDelaRenta

1pm Jeremy Scott on Llivestream.com/JeremyScott

3pm Milly on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Milly-Michelle-Smith

6pm Anna Sui on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Anna-Sui

7pm The Blonds on Livestream.com/TheBlonds

8pm Proenza Schouler on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Proenza-Schouler

THURSDAY 17TH

2pm Calvin Klein Women’s on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Calvin-Klein

7pm Naeem Khan on FirstComesFashion.com/designer/fall-2011-new-york/Naeem-Khan


This list  may be adjusted as I find the more live shows. If there’s one that you think needs to be here, leave a comment and tell me about it!