Hedi does Saint Laurent

I have been taking some time over the past couple of days to catch up on my fashion and review the Milan and Paris Fashion Week shows all over the internet. It’s such a fun fantasy real-life break to watch all of the videos of the shows and pretend I’m there, like in New York.

cap toe

I’ve been practically living in my DV by Dolce Vita Cap Toe smoking slippers lately. Pretty cute aren’t they? I love how they mix the smoking slipper and cap toe trend – double whammy! And, they’re comfy (clutch.). I’m actually concerned about wearing them out before I’m ready to be done with them and thinking

a little metallic magic

.. I love the pairing of fall’s slinky, shiny metallics with casual tees and knits. Rock n’ roll infused high/low perfection. Thanks Barneys.com for this sartorial inspiration of the day. ::shop the look::

caramel colored

 Banana Republic Factory Store print dress, Kooba ‘Camden’ satchel, Rebecca Minkoff heels Pretty fall color, isn’t it? I need to look into wearing it more often, it goes perfectly with golden fall afternoon  lighting.

team player

Banana Republic Men’s Varsity Sweater Jacket, Equipment white blouse, Prairie Underground purple leggings, Gap heels, Ray Ban Wayfarers, 202 Factory clear clutch Sometimes the Men’s section has the real cool shit. Case in point: this varsity sweater jacket.

in nirvana

  Equipment ‘Brett’ plaid blouse, James Perse ruched pencil skirt, c/o Mia ‘Roam’ boots, c/o Rebecca Minkoff purse If you read this blog often you know that my style is inadvertently ‘Seattle Chic’ almost all the time. I can’t seem to help it as a born and raised. It’s a little eclectic, a little laid-back,

rococo

Asos jacquard print tee shirt dress, Rebecca Minkoff purse, Zara floral rhinestone necklace, large multi-chain necklace made by me, old Gap heels & belt, Ray Ban wayfarers “Let’s go downtown and talk to the modern kids, they will eat right out of your hand, using great big words that they don’t understand… .They’re singing Rococo…”

Mara Hoffman Spring/Summer 2013

Aloha from New York!  That was the theme of Mara Hoffman’s beachy fun and carefree Spring/Summer show. I am a huge fan of Mara Hoffman’s prints and overall aesthetic, so seeing her show in New York during Fashion Week was a total delight. Watching Mara’s show had us all transported to a lush and exotic

palette cleanser

  Equipment blouse, old 7 for all mankind jacket, Paige printed denim ‘vertigo’ jeans, Rebecca Minkoff heels, ‘202 Factory’ clear clutch, lipstick: covergirl lip perfection in euphoria mixed with YSL ‘Rouge Pur Couture’ lipstick in Noir Lacque A simple black and white color palette is really doing it for me lately (see this recent post

bewitching

Zara lace top, Vintage find of a skirt, Gap heels, Jeweled headpiece made by me (for sale on my etsy shop here) The outfit I wore on my fourth day at New York Fashion Week, when I attended the Mara Hoffman and Herve Leger shows. I call this look ‘bewitchingly glamorous bohemian.’ A fun look