Category Archive: Fashion

White House Correspondents’ Dinner 2015

Naturally, when all of these fabulous people visit my neck of the woods, I’m out of town. Typical. Anyways, the White House Correspondents’ Dinner brought out a slew of well-known faces who were… Continue reading

The Emmy’s 2014

Caught a glimpse of The Walking Dead during the countdown to the show. Annoyance over their repeated Emmy snubs commences. Seth Myers opening jokes are fairly decent.

Met Gala 2014

This year’s Met Gala was dedicated to celebrating Charles James. James was best known for the incredible structure of his gowns and his meticulous attention to detail. For that reason, the theme of… Continue reading

Bridal 2015

A veil is always a major decision for a bride. Should you have one? How long should it be? Sometimes the veil gets skipped over altogether! This season’s veil selections were exceptionally beautiful,… Continue reading

Varignia Garcia: Bringing Peru to America

  I recently volunteered at DC Fashion Week and I had the absolute pleasure of working with Peruvian designer Varignia Garcia as her assistant.     Varignia’s interest in fashion began as a… Continue reading

The Oscars 2014

Another Academy Awards show has come and gone. In true Oscar tradition, hosting hilarity ensued, at least one person couldn’t read the teleprompter, Adele Dazeem made her official debut, and there were a… Continue reading

LFW Fall/Winter 2014 – Julien Macdonald

It’s an eleganza extravaganza in London! Julien Macdonald’s F/W 2014 collection had all the right amounts of glitz, glamour, and skin.   The gowns were fit to walk off the runway and straight… Continue reading

NYFW Fall/Winter 2014 Highlight – Desigual

If you’ve ever seen a Desigual show you’ll know that the brand does not shy away from loud designs, even during the usually subdued autumn collections.   Mixing and matching patterns and prints,… Continue reading

NYFW Fall/Winter 2014 Highlight – Parkchoonmoo

Korea native Choonmoo Park flexed her industrial design muscle with her F/W 2014 collection. What makes this collection so attractive is Park’s obvious use of the K.I.S.S. method. She “kept it simple, stupid.”… Continue reading

Versace Spring Couture 2014

Versace consistently puts out fantastic garments and their Spring Couture 2014 collection has kept the label’s reputation right on track. Aside from their classic skin-baring necklines and slits, there was another element of… Continue reading

Temperley Pre-Fall 2014

I have no words. Alice by Temperley is one of the most stunning collections I’ve seen. There is such an easy romanticism to the collection. Temperley created 33 looks for the collection and… Continue reading

The Emmys 2013

If you know anything about me, you know that I LIVE for two things: fashion week and awards shows. This month I’ve been getting a two-for-one deal. Paris Fashion Week is underway and… Continue reading

Alexis Mabille Fall/Winter Paris Couture 2013

Couture fashion is all about extravagant, one-of-a-kind pieces that you can only dream of wearing. Alexis Mabille’s Paris Couture took that dream to fairy tale status. As I watched the show, I was… Continue reading

Met Gala 2013

The Met Gala formally celebrates the annual opening of the Metropolitan Museum’s fashion exhibit and every year supermodels and celebrities come dressed to impress. This year’s theme: PUNK: Chaos to Couture. The color… Continue reading

MTV Movie Awards 2013

      If this is your first rodeo here at my blog, I’ll let you in on a secret. I think men get majorly overlooked in fashion reviews. The buzz is always… Continue reading

Louis Vuitton Spring/Summer 2013

If you’ve kept a watchful eye on magazine covers, celebrity style, and even the stores in your own malls the past few months, you may have noticed a trend: checker patterns. Marc Jacobs… Continue reading

The Brit Awards 2013 – Taylor Swift

The Brit Awards are were yesterday today…I truly have no idea what time or day it is in The U.K. But I do know that Taylor Swift completely stepped it up for the… Continue reading

Rachel Zoe Fall/Winter 2013

Only two years after making the transition from celebrity stylist to fashion designer, Rachel Zoe has found the recipe for creating a collection that women want to wear, while still staying faithful to… Continue reading

Jason Wu Fall/Winter 2013

I’ve been rendered absolutely speechless by Jason Wu’s latest collections. Up until this moment, I’d never understood how people could be “moved by art.” But by the end of this show, I found… Continue reading

Tadashi Shoji Fall/Winter 2013

I was anticipating Shoji’s collection all day, and he did not disappoint. The collection was every girly girl’s dream. Shoji incorporated a beautiful color palette and effortlessly glamorous gowns. Below are just some… Continue reading

Alexandre Vauthier Spring/Summer 2013

Paris Couture. It just sounds pretty, doesn’t it? Alexandre Vauthier created a stunning collection for Paris Couture Fashion Week. The palette was predominantly black with some accents of silver and dark navy. Additionally,… Continue reading

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2013

The 2013 awards season has been pretty tame in terms of fashion. I’ve had a lot of favorite looks, and not many “fashion fails” (always a good thing). But before I get to… Continue reading

Golden Globes 2013

The Golden Globes were a huge hit last night (at least for me)! The women looked beautiful, the men looked handsome. Plus, Amy and Tina were the best awards show hosts in a… Continue reading

Movie Premiere – Anne Hathaway + Les Miserables

I was shocked to see Anne in Yahoo’s “What Were They Thinking?” gallery. Anne wore a Givenchy halter dress to the world premier of Les Miserables and if I may so bold, I… Continue reading

Movie Premiere – Twilight Breaking Dawn Part I

When you put fashion and Twilight in the same blog post, you have one happy girl over here. Breaking Dawn Part 2 premiered a few days ago and most of the stars were… Continue reading

Movie Premiere – Twilight Breaking Dawn Part II

You really didn’t think I’d forget about the men did you? I feel like men don’t always get the credit they deserve when they make good fashion choices. Never fear, men! Nikki will… Continue reading

Versace Spring/Summer 2013

Donatella Versace has designed one of the best throwback collections that I have seen in a very long time. She gives the clothes a wholly 1970’s vibe without being an exact duplication of… Continue reading

Jason Wu Spring/Summer 2013

Jason Wu‘s new collection did not disappoint! Wu struck the perfect balance between soft and hard; between masculine and feminine. Leather, lace, studs and sequin came together to create pieces that were meticulously… Continue reading