Style Essential: Hatch’s Sexy and Edgy Looks for Moms to Be

Hatch’s designs look like they have been inspired by chic French style, à la Garance Doré Those who know me personally know that I am definitely not excited and interested by maternity related design. Let’s just say that although I love my mother and truly appreciate what parents do for their children, when it comes … Continue reading

Inside Look: Packing for Miami

From top left to bottom right: Perfect Chambray Shirt by Madewell, $68 | Midsize Chronograph Watch by Michael Kors, $250 | Women’s Dialana Ankle-Strap by Kelsi Dagger, $48.65 | Relaxed-fit Linen Jumper in Beige and Teal by Mango, $49.99 | Fetish Sandals by Mango, $ 119.99 | Double Curved Studs by Topshop, $18  (This list is incomplete, some of these … Continue reading

Inside Look: Today’s Early Spring Outfit

Printed Blouse with Scarf, $59.90 | Pointed Slingback with Contrast, $79.90 | Michael Kors Oversized Runway Watch, $250 Although not the best photography, I thought I’d share with you my outfit today. I am wearing head to toe Zara which is really just a coincidence. I purchased the top and shoes just this weekend at the insanely … Continue reading

Design Icon: 10 Things You Might Not Know About Alexander Wang

Alexander Wang Spring 2012. Vogue.com No one has been more talked about and worn this year than Alexander Wang. His contributions to fashion have revolutionized the industry, taking style in a new casual and edgy direction. Along with Proenza Schouler and Phillip Lim, he has given a voice to the younger fashion-forward crowd of Downtown Manhattan, where … Continue reading

Style Essential: Styld.by with Refinery29 and GAP

In this edition of Styld.by, I am wearing one of GAP’s most stylish and versatile items this season: their ikat shorts.  The day has finally come! I am very excited to reveal to you the final result of my participation in GAP’s Styld.by campaign. About a month ago, Refinery29 asked me to be one for … Continue reading

Cutting Edge: Club Monaco Opens their Online Store

If you are a young New Yorker, Club Monaco is most likely one of your first choices when you are in need of a sartorial pick-me-up. The lofty black and white stores are home to a perfect mix of basic and style forward pieces. To those who worked in my office and within my circle … Continue reading

Style Essential: Best of Spring 2012 Sunglasses

1. C2104 Sunglasses by Chloe: $295 | 2. Bunny Sunglasses by Karen Walker: $210 | 3. Small Cat’s Eye Sunglasses by Stella McCartney: $225 | 4. Translucid Frame Sunglasses by Mango: $34.99| 5. Leonard 2 Sunglasses by Illesteva: $260 | 6. Lennon’s Sunglasses by Henry Holland for Le Specks: $125.34 | Photo of Kelly Framel from The Glamourai Spring … Continue reading

Fresh Trend: Street Style is Influencing Fashion Campaigns

This image from Mango’s Spring 2012 Catalogue looks straight out of Elin Kling’s blog. Sure street style isn’t a new concept: there will be a second Sartorialist book, Bill Cunningham’s 25-year career has been celebrated in a full length documentary, and now the Man Repeller is becoming so well known that even men know about … Continue reading

Man’s Best Friend: Saturdays Surf Shop in Soho

Saturdays Surf has a relaxed yet sophisticated feel. The coffee bar in the middle of the store draws in a constant stream of locals.Image from Saturdays Surf. Readers, this is a rare occurrence: this store has rendered me jealous of those with an x and y chromosome. And to think that retail has the power … Continue reading

Fresh Trend: Five Spring Trends to Try

1. Basic Sandal: $ 49.90, Zara | 2.  Batya Wrap-effect Crepe Top by Batya: $200, NET-A-PORTER | 3. Soleil de Mer Leather Handbag by pb travel: $396, ebags.com | 4. Fifi High-rise Denim Shorts by Katherine Hamnett: $67.50, The Outnet | 5. Wide Jigsaw Bucklet Stingray Bracelet: $110, Leigh Elena Many of us here in New York are both excited … Continue reading