Fashion & Style

SS15: Rodarte’s Sea Tales

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Rodarte! How I’ve missed you! You’ve been here all along, sending interesting collections down the runways, but for a few seasons now I have awaited the sweet return of the type of rich and vibrant story that made me fall so deeply in love with you in the first place. I’ve waited patiently... Read More

SS15: The Row’s Golden Sylphs

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The Row’s ruminative show for SS15 delivered an angelic host of muses who were wrapped, draped, and loosely hung with the most exquisitely crafted silken robes. When I think of the fairy tale concept of being “spun from gold,” this collection is exactly what I imagine, complete with... Read More

SS15: Mara Hoffman’s Rainbow Vision

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In the midst of the striving and trending and innovating of fashion week, sometimes we just need to give thanks for the color and vibrancy and sheer optimism of a designer like Mara Hoffman, who injects what seems to be something close to pure happiness into her collections from season to season. And... Read More

Resort 15: The Row’s Elegant Rock Goddess

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Though I’m enamored of nearly every collection that The Row creates, it can be difficult to find pieces to illustrate. The clothes are refined, perfect, beautiful…but usually quite subtle and understated. They are not necessarily designed for editorial – they are designed to be worn,... Read More

FW14: Marni’s Twisted Birds

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Marni is one Milan show we always await with bated breath. Not always accessible and certainly not always pretty, Consuelo Castiglioni’s collections are nevertheless consistently packed with power, intellectual interest, and a different perspective on femininity. Like Prada, Marni often eschews... Read More