Posts filed under “Fashion”

Mix Factor

Scene: A mix of style, a mix of weather. Comings and goings, uptown and down. Side swiped by the contrasting moods of Winter. Warm up, cool down. Pops of color and spontaneity, warm knits, hi-shine, faux and fur, puffed quilts, plaids, fringe and suede. Classics get a twist. Hints of spring.      


Scene: Margie Plus at the night launch party of Universal Standard x Danielle Brooks Tria Collection. The recent events in SoHo were sponsored by Red Sea Ventures and started in the morning with a panel discussion with Danielle Brooks and Universal Standard co-founder Alex Waldman, moderated by CBS This Morning co-anchor Gayle King. They talked about the collaboration, the future […]

High Fidelity

Scene: New York Fashion Week Spring 2018. After a week of some of the biggest brands, designers, and productions all showing out for NYFW, it’s time to take a look back at some vibrate highlights. High fidelity style and unstyle. Real-to-real recording of personal style amplified going to the runways in hi-fi color. A bandwidth of patterns, and a frequency of texture. […]

The Met

Scene: The Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons and Irving Penn exhibits at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Costume Institute’s Spring 2017 exhibition examined the work of fashion designer Rei Kawakubo, known for her avant-garde designs and ability to challenge conventional notions of beauty, good taste, and fashionability. The thematic show features approximately 140 examples of Kawakubo’s […]

Window Dressing

Scene: Windows all dressed up on Fifth and Madison Avenues, and in between. The allure of a vision in a window, reflected. Proenza Schouler at Saks Fifth Avenue, above. Notable window dressers: Simon Doonan of Barneys. David Hooey of Bergdorf Goodman. Gene Moore was a leading 20th century window dresser who joined Tiffany & Company in 1955. Danuta Ryder formerly of Henri Bendel. And […]