Monthly Archives: October 2009

Inspiring Fashion Exhibit

Exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art honoring Tom Marotta, a retail executive for over forty years, first at Philadelphia’s Nan Duskin boutique and then as vice president of couture for Saks Fifth Avenue. The dresses, obtained through Saks Fifth … Continue reading

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Haute Spot: Dita von Teese

Dita Von Teese at the John Paul Gaultier 2010 show. Credit: Just Jared

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Paris Fashion Week: Chanel Spring 2010

I always look forward to seeing what Kaiser Karl will come up with next. From a heliport to a storefront to now a barnyard, it’s always fun to see a new backdrop for the beautiful Chanel line. Of course, there … Continue reading

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Shopping in Paris

“Common creatures, in other cities, dress to live, but in Paris people live to dress.” Charles Dickens, 1867 And with this quote, our journey begins into the world of Parisian fashion circa1850-1925, a time when well to do American women … Continue reading

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Haute Spot: Daphne Guiness

in Chanel at Gareth Pugh Spring 2010.image: tFS

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Paris Fashion Week: Dior Spring 2010

The man himself, John Galliano, takes the runway. John is such a rockstar. Work, b*tch. The rundown at Dior for Spring 2010: very 1940s “film noir.” Lots of great flirty dresses in eye-catching prints. Lots of red carpet ready gowns. … Continue reading

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