Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. New York. Thuy Mixes and Matches With Her Fall 2010 Collection

by Rachel Yeomans | February 18th, 2010

Designer Thuy (pronounced Thee as I’ve discovered) Diep kept the pattern moving of mixing fabrics that one wouldn’t think would go together but they miraculously do! I love the idea of pairing a flowing silk dress with a fitted nylon or cotton turtleneck – it adds a great dimension to clothing that can be warn… Read more…

Lissa on Maxwell. Champagne, Runway Samples, and a Fantastic Girl’s Night Out!

by Rachel Yeomans | September 11th, 2009

For those of you who didn’t make it to the Gold Coast Fashion Awards on Wednesday, you had the chance to catch some of the styles straight off the runway the following evening at Chicago’s hot boutique Lissa On Maxwell. In the architecturally ingenious space, store owner Lissa Shipley featured a rack of off-the-runway pieces… Read more…