Sonia Rykiel Sashays into Paris Fashion Week

by Rachel Yeomans | October 5th, 2009

Thus begins the gorgeous elegance that is Paris Fashion Week. The economy may be lagging, the demeanor may be gloomy, but fashion still reigns on and shines a hopeful light to all of us waiting and hoping for better things to come over the horizon. And what better messenger to deliver such hope than the… Read more…

Miuccia Prada Spring 2010 Collection at Milan Fashion Week Shows Who’s Boss

by Rachel Yeomans | September 28th, 2009

Miuccia Prada is not fond of Hollywood celebrities. While many designers scramble even to offer their clothes to C-listers, Ms. Prada prefers intellectuals. So she invited architect Rem Koolhaas to her show last season, creating no headlines whatsoever, but she declines to dress movie stars for the Oscars, which could sell a truckload of handbags…. Read more…

Marios Schwab Works London Fashion Week

by Rachel Yeomans | September 22nd, 2009

New York Fashion Week is a very big tug on both one’s energies and emotions. After an insane week suddenly comes to a short and sudden halt, that feeling of utter and hopeless restlessness takes over. But then, the realization reigns in as the Monty Python Holy Grail beacon: “Wait a minute, London Fashion Week… Read more…

Burberry Tosses Stuffy for Style

by Rachel Yeomans | September 10th, 2009

As I’m debating my upcoming seasonal wardrobe shift, I have started my quarterly ritual of flipping through fashion magazine advertisements and scanning last season’s runway shows as a reminder of what I loved and what I won’t be able to live without. After ripping out ads of my regular favorites, I flipped to a Burberry… Read more…