Runway Translation: Biker Chic

Summer is winding down and it’s time to start shopping for Fall. On the Fall 2016 Redy-to-Wear runways months ago we saw several runway trends which are soon to fill the racks of retailers, ready for you to take home and incorporate into your wardrobe. One key piece that shows up year after year is …

Ball Gown, Meet Biker Jacket…

There’s something so intriguing about the unexpected combination of lady-like refinement and rough-and-tumble naughtiness!  I love pairing a soft, feminine gown or dress with something dark and tough like a leather biker jacket.  It says, “Would you care for some tea… or perhaps a knuckle sandwich?” On a recent visit to Neiman Marcus at International …

Runway Translation: Sheer Fabrics

runway photos: style.com Sheer, lightweight fabrics graced the runways of Roberto Cavalli, Akris, Donna Karan, Tom Ford, Rick Owens, and many other talented designers.  And what better way to represent the Spring season than to show some skin? But if being scantily clad is not your style, try pairing a semi-sheer dress with a jacket …