December 4, 2012

Fab jewelry bling bling

fashion update 

I am  an absolute jewelry fan, and it's all about the bling bling.
Every women should have some bling in their closet for that special occasion or just match it up with your casual look to add some instant glamour. Here are my favorite picks. Tell me what you like!

Rachel Zoe glass drop earrings $225
Rachel Zoe art deco ring $175
Rachel Zoe wide cuff black $595

NOIR pave bracelet $350
NOIR spike punk ring $60
NOIR Pave cone pyramid ring $90
Lulu Frost goldtone necklace $430
Lulu Frost goldtone earrings $215

Lulu Frost cascading crystal earrings $310

June 28, 2012

Dilek Hanif Couture Design

fashion update 

I am always looking for new inspirational designers. And this lady is definitely worth checking out. Dilek Hanif is a Turkey based designer, started out in 1990 with her own "Dilek Hanif" line and aired her first fashion show in 2002. Her line consists of Haute Couture and ready to wear collection. Winning some prestigious awards since then, such as the "Most succesful female designer" by Avon, she sets the trend for Turkish high end fashion. Her style is the mix of tradition and innovation with a great touch of luxury, which truly encaptures the true essence of Turkish and Armenian origins.  
Here is a look at her SS 2012 Couture collection. Enjoy ! 


June 22, 2012

Fabulous colors resort 2013

runway update

Just a quick pick of the best colors seen on the Resort 2013 runways!! Hope you like it.

Naeem Khan
Oscar de la Renta
Rachel Zoe

Carlos Miele
Christian Dior
Donna Karan
Monique Lhuillier
Erin Fetherston

April 12, 2012

Paris must see exhibit - Balenciaga and Comme des Garcons 2012

fashion update

If you are in Paris between 13th April and 7th October this year, make sure to pass by the Musee Galliera. In honor of the 40th anniversary of Balenciaga's death the museum showcases an extraordinary exhibit of his amazing historical Spanish costumes. Over 70 pieces dating from the 18th-20th century and 40 couture dresses will take your breathe away and will give you a true taste of couture in its original state.
Comme des Garcons ss 2012 collection "White drama", will also be displayed during this time. 

Comme des Garcons - "White drama"

February 21, 2012

Best visual design @LFW, Mary Katrantzou fw 2012

runway update

Mary Katrantzou is one of those designers that stands out of the crowd, simply because she is a phenomenon that sweeps away all women's fantasies by combining new colors, prints and extraordinary cuts together. She is a genuine designer that knows her skills by visualizing a surrealistic image into a print and then on a dress, making the dress become an amazing inspiration on itself. In a short period she has become so popular with women all over the world, selling in more than 110 stores. This fall collection is a great mixture of fabulous knits, chiffons, intricate embellishments, bold digital colors and prints. I love it, do you?

January 18, 2012

Best dressed at the Golden Globes 2012

fashion update  The Golden Globes are always the platform for high end couture fashion. Here are my favorite picks. Let me know which ones you liked the most??   
Jessica Alba in Gucci
Evan Rachel Wood in Gucci
Sofia Vergara in Vera Wang

Charlize Theron in Dior couture
Elle McPherson in Zac Posen

Dianna Agron in Giles
All pictures courtesy of

January 11, 2012

Kate Cusack/ Zipper jewelry

fashion update

She is a jewelry and costume designer and probably most famous for her zipper jewelry. Graduated from the Yale school of Drama in 2006, she started her own brand and has her own studio in Caroll Gardens, Brooklyn. 

Her zipper designs are truly a piece of art and naturally translate her unique, hand-crafted and individual style. You can buy her pieces online, or check out her own blog on any updates and exhibits on her designs. 

buy Kate Cusack online