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Apparel Trade Shows Las Vegas: A Round-Up

I headed to Vegas for my very first MAGIC Convention and FN Platform Shoe Show. Anyone who is anyone in fashion or a related field was either exhibiting, buying, or blogging.  While MAGIC is the hub of the convention, the adjacent trade shows comprised of apparel, footwear, accessories, and social media resources as well.

Summer Trend Report

  Maxi-hot in the Hamptons! It’s mid-summer and the like the blazing sun, the maxi dress trend is hotter than ever. These ankle-grazing frocks are in every store window, on the beaches, and at the benefit parties out on the east end.

Hot Swimwear

  A bikini guide: from then to now The dog days of summer are here and our favorite beaches are calling our name.  Whether you are soaking up the sun in St. Tropez, Majorca, Martha’s Vineyard, or The Hamptons, the most important decision will not be your SPF number, but... Read More

Brace Yourself

  Last summer Silly Bandz were all the rage. Kids and adults alike grabbed these colorful rubber bands off the shelves before you could say “I want these now” and if you turned around, alas, they were gone. This summer a different variety of plastique bracelet has swept the retailers... Read More

What to Wear Now

What to wear now! Six beach essentials for 4th of July holiday: To commemorate the birth of our great nation, I  usually head to the beach for the long weekend to celebrate with friends and family.  After years of  Friday afternoon road trips to the Hamptons,  I know the routine... Read More

Resort Shoe trends 2011

Fashion rule #103: You can never have too many shoes. A shoe lover that I am, I was lucky enough to attend the FFANY Shoe Expo last week at the Hyatt Hotel in New York City. There, I saw over 350 vendors in a half a day; a quick preview... Read More

White is the new black

  White is hot. White is now. Summer finally arrived and white clothing rules the streets. This summer’s whites are pure, elegant perfection.