Tuesday, February 10, 2015

On the Street….Fashion in Detail, Paris

12115detail4255web

Monday, February 9, 2015

On the Street….Rue Saint-HonorĂ©, Paris

12415kneesB6493web

Monday, February 9, 2015

On the Street….After Dior, Paris

12415yellowcoatB6888web12415parisB6820Web12915ParisB6878Web 12415parisB6841Web1

Monday, February 9, 2015

On the Street…La Fortezza, Florence

11314fab1662Web1

Monday, February 9, 2015

On Exhibit….Yves Saint Laurent + Halston: Fashioning the 70s

2915yslhalstonWeb1

A great new exhibit opened on Friday at The Museum at FIT, juxtaposing, for the first time in a full exhibit, the work of YSL and Halston.

 

It’s an extremely timely exhibit, considering fashion’s current love affair with all things 70′s.

 

What makes this exhibit exciting to experience is how similar the work of these two designers actually is. It almost became a game I was playing with myself to guess which design was Halston, and which was YSL.

 

As I walked through other people were playing the same game-

 

“This one’s DEFINITELY Halston,” one friend would say to another.

 

The friend would stand by the descriptions off to the side and quip back, “…it’s YSL”.

 

“No!” Said the first.

 

It’s a beautiful exhibit, and a fun game to play.

Monday, February 9, 2015

On the Street….After Lanvin, Paris

12515LanvinB7601Web

12515colorblock7586Web1There are those who love color & pattern…

 

..and then there are those who opt for something a little more neutral.

12515lanvinB7564Web

 

12515coatB7554web

 

12515greyB7551web

 

 

 

Monday, February 9, 2015

On the Street….Italian Signage, Rome

PierC_6809Web

Sunday, February 8, 2015

On the Street…Italian Signage, Rome

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Faces by The Sartorialist, Paris

ov5276u-1469-jardinetteWeb

Click here to see more shots for Faces by The Sartorialist

 

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Galerie d’art Paul ProutĂ©, Paris

2815InstaWeb

On nasty winters afternoons like we have today in New York City I dream of sitting all day at a cozy little print shop like this in Paris. The print experts bring me folder after folder of exotic and antique prints to fill my personal wooden easel. These are the type of shops I wish we had more of in New York ( yes, we have a few but not enough). This lovely shop is situated in the heart of the Left Bank at 74, rue de Seine (ps of course I’m doing this wearing a chunky navy cashmere turtleneck and my most comfy worn jeans! #perfectday)