Archive | February, 2012

Milan Fashion Week: Fashionista’s Top 10 Collections

29 Feb

Three down and only one more to go!

Yep, another fashion week has come to a close and what a week it was. From metal corsetry at Versace  to bejeweled blazers at Prada, we saw everything from the gothic to the playful–and every style in between.

Read on to find out which collections made our list of top ten favorites from Milan fashion week.

 

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Top 5 Street Style Snaps from New York Fashion Week: Day 7

16 Feb

 

New York Fashion Week may be coming to an end, but these stylish citizens are still going strong. Check out our latest street style shots: Today we’ve got Lulu Frost jewelry designer Lisa Salzer, the amazingly coiffed Alla Kostromicheva, Paper Magazine’s editorial director Mickey Boardman, and more. Click away at our best camera clicks.

 

Name: Lisa Salzer

Occupation: Lulu Frost Jewelry Designer

What would you never wear? Cowboy boots in the summer.

What do you say all the time? “What do you mean?”

What was the last song you listened to? “Private Life” by Grace Jones.

 

Name: Alla Kostromicheva

Occupation: Model

What’s the craziest thing you’ve had to do for a shoot? I had an underwater shoot for Japanese Vogue. I was wearing McQueen’s snake collection and doing all sorts of weird poses underwater.

What was the last song you heard? “Creep” by Radiohead.

What’s the most random thing in your bag right now? Nuts. For survival during fashion week!

What word do you say all the time? I used to say “basically” all the time but I got rid of it so, I’m good now.

 

Name: Stephanie LaCava

Occupation: Writer

What would you never wear? I don’t wear earrings.

What’s the most random thing in your bag right now? Blue lollipops.

What was the last song you listened to? “Tonight” by Smashing Pumpkins.

 

Name: Peony Lim

Occupation: Blogger: http://peonylim.blogspot.com/

What would you never wear? Bright yellow, it makes me look jaundice.

What’s the most random thing in you bag right now? Blister plasters.

What was the last song you heard? “Court and Spark” by Joni Mitchell.

 

Name: Mickey Boardman

What would you never wear? Animal products. Otherwise I’m pretty open, maybe not high heels, but I could probably do a platform wedge.

What word do you say all the time? “Amaaaazing!” with lots of A’s.

What’s the most random thing in your bag? A pair of dirty gym socks.