Category Archives: collections

3.1 Phillip Lim Spring 2015… Details, Details!

So my usual method of operations for conducting a translation blog post is that I view the runway shows, pick a few looks from my favorites, and search the internet for pieces that are similar but typically more affordable than … Continue reading

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Runway Translation: The Spring Shirt Shifter

Oh, how I love Mona Kowalska’s A Détacher Spring 2015 dresses… let me count the ways:  The bohemian prints were soft and fantastical, evoking a 70’s vibe infused with clouds and rainbows and all things groovy.  The shapes and fabrics were comfort … Continue reading

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Worth New York Fall/ Winter 2014 Trunk Show

The temperatures are dropping and you know what that means! It’s time for the Worth New York Fall/ Winter 2014 Collection to breeze in and out of Tampa for our shopping pleasure.  This luxurious and sophisticated ready-to-wear line of separates, dresses, … Continue reading

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CITY. Fashion+Art+Culture

This year’s CITY. Fashion+Art+Culture event at the Tampa Museum of Art was, as I had anticipated,  a top-notch affair.  The tickets are a pretty penny, but they ALWAYS sell out and this year was no exception.  Art lovers and fashionistas alike … Continue reading

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Tampa Bay Fashion Week 2014

“The 7th Year Stitch” I’ve attended this annual runway show every year since it’s launch seven years ago, and it truly gets better each time!  Nancy Vaughn and her team at Tampa Bay Fashion Week have done an amazing job elevating … Continue reading

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It’s Getting Haute In Here…

… So Take Off All Your Clothes!  Just Leave On Your Accessories! Haute Accessories Week 2014 came and went through Tampa Bay, leaving in its wake a throng of salivating fashionistas fanning ourselves and wondering “what the world” just happened.  Thank … Continue reading

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WORTH NEW YORK Fall 2014 Trunk Show

It’s that time of year again… my favorite season is finally here!  The temperatures are dropping ever so slightly, the stores are stocking up on new fall fashions, my event calendar is getting a little more active… it’s Fall Fashion … Continue reading

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Runway Translation: Trending Tribal

Be ready for plenty of international influence in fashion this Spring buying season!  One of the most popular fashion trends for Spring takes its colorful inspiration from traditional tribal garments found in exotic lands around the globe… If wearing an African Aso-Oke (traditional dress and hat wrap) is … Continue reading

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Whit Fall 2014 Ready-to-Wear Collection

While viewing the New York Fashion Week collections for fall 2014 I came across yet another brilliant American designer whom I was eager to learn more about.  Whitney Pozgay is officially on my radar!    After attending Parsons and the Fashion Institute … Continue reading

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