Hérve is "Gilty"!!!!
According to InStyle Hérve Léger by Max Azria is going to to Gilt! The label is famous for its flattering bandage dresses—which celebrities absolutely love, as you can see here—will be selling new fall 2011 styles on the flash-sale site today starting at 12 noon EST through Saturday at midnight. While the 20 dresses and two shoe styles available will not be discounted, there is an added...
Look of The Week: Red Hot Ashanti
Our look of the week goes to the beautiful Ashanti She was spotted this week in New York wearing a gorgeous red wrap dress, wide belt, and sparkly heels. Red is the “it” color this fall. Although it wasn’t selected for the Pantone’s trend report, it was very much present on the runways for the Fall/Winter 2011-2012 shows. After I saw this picture of Ashanit, my heart...
Summer is officially over. *Wipes Tears* But get excited dolls! It’s that time for thigh high boots, cute pea coats, dark nail polish, scarves and TIGHTS! Although they are fab, the days of the boring black tights are over. The change in fashion has blessed us with a colorful array of colors and textures. You can use these as the centerpiece of a look. Pairing tights with shorts,...
Can We Pay Homage for a Minute?
The First Lady of the United States. She looked STUNNING last weekend at the Congressional Black Caucus. LOVE HER. xoxo
Kardashian Kollection Review: Part Deux
As you know, I have purchased many pieces from the Kardashian Kollection from Sears. After my initial purchase, I was VERY impressed by the workmanship and appearance of the pieces. Remember my lace post? Tailored Lace Block Dress ($50, goddiva.co.uk), Jessica Simpson Cheetah Pumps ($100), Animal Clutch ($70, witchery.com.au), Valentino Rock ‘n Rose Parfum ($72), Le Metier de Beaute Ken...
I wanted to take a minute to say thank you to everyone who voted for me in Ann Taylor’s Favorite Blogger Contest. Thanks to you I will receive a neat gift from Ann Taylor. Ann Taylor Fall 2011 For those that know me personally, you know that I LOVE Ann Taylor. I stop by there on a weekly basis and the majority of my office wardrobe is from there. Ann Taylor Fall 2011 If you...
Look of the Week: Bar Rafeli
She was pictured this week in Barcelona at an Escada event. She wore pink wide legged trousers, a stone colored shirt, a cuff, and nude pumps. Yes I may be holding on to summer colors…just a little. However, I love a nice pair of wide legged trousers (in any color). Look out for a post soon! xoxo
Pantone's Fashion Color Report Fall/Winter...
Today’s color boys and girls is Quarry Let’s learn a little about it (+ treats from my stylebook) InspirationThe unexpected color combinations found in Barnett Newman paintings – the feeling is chic, modern and graphic Hide Sweater ($75), Guess Gamia Pumps ($120), Bex Rox Chain and Bead necklace ($385), Gucci G Square Sunglasses ($280), Franklin and Markshal Trousers ($165) Prominent...
Gossip On This
From US Weekly: Perhaps the most stylish wardrobes on TV lie within the closets of Gossip Girl’s Blair Waldorf (Leighton Meester) and Serena van der Woodsen (Blake Lively). And with Romeo & Juliet Couture’s newest collaboration, fans of the hit CW show can now nab their own Upper East Side flair, regardless of their geographical location.The freshly launched Gossip Girl by Romeo...
S.L.S. Stylebook Series: What's That Jacket...
Maison Martin Margiela Bomber Jacket ($2090, Barney’s), Yankee Hat ($50, kickz.com)
Keeping It Simple: The Little Black Bootie
Of course it’s back for the Fall/Winter 2011-2012. Great for a date night look. The red carpet Or a day of errands. Here are some of my favorites Balmain, $1435 Dereon, $96 Givenchy, $1550 Jessica Simpson, $110 Report Signature, $247 Tahari, $248 Valentino, $875 Guiseppe Zanotti, $1065Asos, $26 Happy Shopping!
Pantone's Fashion Color Report Fall/Winter...
Today’s Color is Phlox Here is a description of it along with looks from my stylebook. Enjoy!! Description: A magical, deep purple with a hint of mystery, is an outstanding statement when worn on its own. Clockwise from Top Left: Christian Louboutin Strappy Sandal, Halston Heritage Dress ($585), Christian Louboutin Clutch ($940), Ettika Purple Braided Bracelet ($55, MaxandChloe), Luichiny...
You cannot discuss fashion without including the UK. There are so many fashion icons that hail from this part of the world and some of our favorite trends originated there. A new business venture is born and will launch tommorrow in the UK. According to Selfridges.com We are thrilled to welcome Beyoncé and Tina Knowles’ exciting House of Deréon collection as it makes its UK debut exclusively at...
Pantone's Fashion Color Report: Fall 2011
As you all know Pantone, sets the tone (no pun) for fashion trends each season introducing the colors that will come to life on the runway and on the racks. For the next few weeks, I will touch on each color and give you some ideas so that you can start skimming your favorite sites and stores for these “it” colors. Our first color is Bamboo According to Pantone’s website,...
Look of the Week: SJP
She’s been our look of the week before but we cannot deny SJP’s style. Here she was spotted leaving the Late Show after a taping. I don’t particularly like the white shoes; I probably would have gone a little bolder and worn a shoe like this one: Although summer is drawing near, color blocking still remains my favorite.
I often share my favorite retailers including those online. Here are a few to check out: Zara Zara has been one of my favorite places to shop. They always have the latest trends at very reasonable prices. I am happy to announce that starting tomorrow, September 7th, their U.S. site will launch! You can visit them at http://www.zara.com/ Garb Boutique Reality star and NY Time Best Seller, Toya...
Working in Style
I often get alot of questions and requests for ideas of looks for work. I always suggest finding out what type of dress code your company supports and work from there. I will give you a few rules to live by and created various looks in my stylebook to give you ideas. Rule 1: You never want to dress inappropriate. There are certain items that should NEVER be worn to work. Shorts, Torn Jeans,...
Fabulous Fall Collaboration
Newly divorced Jennifer Lopez is continuing to build her brand despite bumps in the road. She has collaborated with Kohls to present a line that will be introduced this month. According to Sheknows.com:The line is “inspired by her glamorous and cosmopolitan lifestyle as globally recognized entertainer, the contemporary collection is easy, comfortable and designed for women who want...
Color Blocking: S.L.S. Edition
During the summer season, color blocking has been my favorite look. It’s so versatile and you and mix and match any colors. Remember my Captured in Coral Post? http://www.sociallifestyleonline.com/2011/06/captured-in-coral.html In the post, I touched on some fabulous looks that paired a bright coral with dark purple. Cheryl Cole Kim Kardashian in GucciI recently attended a hair...
Look of the Week: Kate Winslett
Our look of the week goes to Kate Winslett She was seen arriving for the premiere of her movie ‘Carnage’ at the 68th edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011. Kate donned this gorgeous taupe frock by Victoria Beckham