Posts filed under “Underground”

Uptown Winter

Scene: Texture, suede, and very tall boots. Grey flatters, black, and white too. Black on black. Color blocking, patterns, and stripes. Quilted coats and fur. Classics and out of bounds. Pink and blue. Tones of browns, military greens, and pops of color. Rich maroon, deep red, and touches of brights. Slim, leggings, and tights. Warm volume. Hats, caps, bags, and kicks. […]

Downtown Winter

Scene: Shades of browns, greens, and blues. Always a mix of black, white, and grey. Touches of primary colors, pink, magenta mauve, and orange. Vintage pieces mixed with new. Tartan, plaid, and leopard print too. Conventional and fresh assymetical patterns. Updated camo, and florals. Faux fur, sherling, and fur. Extra long sleeves, puff jackets, and black leather. Hoods and hoodies.     […]

Winter Watched

Scene: Winter cool. This winter was the warmest on record. Red punctuations and purple too, quilted diamonds, blacks and greys, white and camel, stripes and asymmetrical patterns, fatigue greens and browns, new plaids, hats, hoods, and realness. Meanwhile, at the cusp of Spring, nature marches on with blossoms and sprouts as migrating birds fly in […]

Summer Was

Scene: Trends that defined this summer’s wear — pairing soft pastels with vivid brights. Orange was a highlight; purple, yellow, red, and hints of pink were in the mix. I saw a lot of high intensity green, and blue was everywhere in every shade. Whether in all black, or broken up by contrasting whites, black […]

Modern Classics

Scene: A modern spin on classics. Versatile and timeless, an article of clothing that goes well with many styles. Classics crossed with current design sensibilities. Mixing pieces with each other, creating an up to the minute modern classic. Background art above, Berlin Wall remnants and Harry Bertoia’s side chair, 1952, for Knoll. Paley Park on East 53rd Street […]