The Collegiate Take on “What Not to Wear” At the Office

by Rachel Yeomans | October 28th, 2009

I admit a guilty pleasure of mine is the television show “What Not to Wear”. In fact there are times I feel like playing show host by dragging someone out of my office and giving them a “talking to” on their wardrobe. Students from Fort Morgan, CO school, Morgan Community College, decided to make my… Read more…

Elie Saab Showcased the Woman Wearing the Dress, Not the Other Way Around. Paris Fashion Week Review

by Rachel Yeomans | October 10th, 2009

Never underestimate the power of the dress. And that’s simply it: the dress. No crazy patterns, no plunging necklines, no mini mayhem. It is fantastic to walk into the office with a statement fashion piece or accessory on a given day, but there’s nothing like walking into the office with that simple look that causes… Read more…

Don’t Get in the Way of the Woman Wearing Giambattista Valli. Paris Fashion Week Review

by Rachel Yeomans | October 8th, 2009

Ruffles, feathers, and fantastic loud colors stood out from the Spring 2010 collection by Giambattista Valli showcased during Paris Fashion Week. However, before the colors came down the runway, came the workwear. The oversized wrap blazer, textured trench coat, and white on white ruffles that exuded the same power now as the shoulder pads did… Read more…

Akira Fashion Show Tomorrow – Don’t Miss The Avalanche

by Rachel Yeomans | September 30th, 2009

The Trench Will Never Get Old. Burberry Works London Fashion Week

by Rachel Yeomans | September 23rd, 2009

Yesterday was an iconic moment for Burberry Prorsum. It was not just the day of their fashion show concluding London Fashion Week. it was also their first appearance at London Fashion Week in a decade! And not just that; they didn’t feel it necessary to restrict the Burberry 2010 Spring/Summer collection to just those in… Read more…

Business School Rolls Out the Red Carpet

by Rachel Yeomans | September 22nd, 2009

The GW Business school held its second annual “Pop Your Collar” event Wednesday. The event was a fashion show, designed to welcome business undergraduates back to school and introduce them to the career center and its opportunities. The show was hosted by the Business School’s F. David Fowler Career Center and Undergraduate Programs. After opening… Read more…

Dream Work Wardrobe: Lanvin 2009 RTW

by Rachel Yeomans | August 18th, 2009

Alber Elbaz, artistic director of Lanvin in Paris, declared before the showcase of the Fall 2009 runway show, that in his heart “what women need from fashion—dresses, suits, blouses, coats. Life isn’t just parties and lunches.” Following suit came a breathtaking parade of gorgeous attire that any woman would kill to wear during the work… Read more…