Madewell Fall 2011 Lookbook

Madewell Fall 2011 Bright pops of acid shades accent a autumn palette filled with stripes and dots.  Nerdy chic styles — cardigans and ankle length trousers and smart oxfords. Chunky sweater coat and knit scarf for cooler days. Maxi and below the knee skirts. Wears to jazz up jeans — team it with a polka dot shirt, shirt dress + boots or navy blazer.  Read More

Ready for Autumn

The mercury is starting to dip but the Fall is not quite here yet. Light layering is the smart way to go for changing seasons. Here, we pair a striped jersey top with 3/4 length sleeves with stretch pants and knee-high riding boots. Throw on a longline beige blazer when it gets a bit chilly in the evening. A pink print scarf and bracelet adds a touch of femininity. Autumn layers: striped soft jersey top with 3/4 length sleeves, 5-pocket slim-fit stretch pants, long jacket with... Read More

Stella McCartney Spring 2012 Ready-To-Wear

Ladies and gentlemen, the dress code’s smart casual. Smart menswear inspired looks with a chic casual vibe from Stella McCartney Spring 2012 Ready-to-Wear collection. Sharp colorful blazers are teamed with shirts with Peter Pan collars for a feminine twist. More daring combo includes houndstooth check with printed tee and two-toned blazer paired with a bright pop  of blue. Happy midi-um — dresses go black and white, midi length with bows aplenty.  Read More

Black and Gold : Modest Evening Style

This ensemble is made of separates that can be dressed up or down depending on the occasion. For a classy evening look, the butterfly sleeve top and maxi skirt combo is jazzed up with sparkly gold accessories — here a gold leaf belt cinches the waist while adding a touch of drama to the look. Tasteful gold accessories add sparkle to this all-black outfit, as do a statement clutch and two-tone heels. Blazer optional. Gold tinged evening: tunic Seneca Rising Constance,... Read More

Suno Fall/Winter 2011-2012

Suno Fall/Winter 2011 collection is a treasure trove of inspiration for textures, colors and layering options for cooler months. Mix and match — tribal inspired prints clash and contrast with florals and plaid. SUNO is a New York based womenswear label founded in 2008 by Max Osterweis in collaboration with designer Erin Beatty. Using vintage Kenyan textiles that Osterweis had been collecting for years, they created their first small collection, produced predominantly in... Read More

Ode to Prints : Modest Casual Style

Inject a bit of romantic flair to your wardrobe with a little something floral. In this ensemble, we go print on print by pairing a floral print flared blouse with a scarf in a darker color. A pair of boyfriend cut jeans with the cuffs rolled up, braided hairband and belt add to the relaxed bohemian vibe of this outfit. Complete country chic inspired look with a cute leather lined straw bag, tie up wedges and pile on eclectic accessories. Long flared floral print tunic blouse,... Read More