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Shopping For A Cause: The Dress For Success Inventory Sale

Dress For Success Tampa Bay, the non-profit organization that helps empower women to break the cycle of poverty, recently held one of their inventory blow-out sales in South Tampa.  Dress For Success is widely known for providing women with suiting … Continue reading

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Step Up Your Mom Style

*** As seen in the April 2017 issue of Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine, here.*** When you’re a busy Mom sometimes it’s difficult to look stylish. You’re usually stressed for time and you’ve got one small child pulling on your hair … Continue reading

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Designer Highlight: Beaufille

I love stumbling upon new collections that draw me in and compel me to learn more about the designer and the label.  One such instance happened as I was perusing the Spring 2017 catwalks looking for inspiration for a runway trend … Continue reading

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Tampa Bay Fashion Week 2016 Runway Shows

Well, September was a whirlwind of fashion events in Tampa, Florida and I was fortunate enough to be on the front lines for one of my favorite annual ceremonies, Fashion Week Tampa Bay. For nine years Nancy Vaughn of White Book Agency … Continue reading

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Haute Accessories Runway Show 2016

For 6 years running Lacey Smith and his team at The Fashion Movement have brought the best of the best of the baubles and beads world to Tampa Bay.  Accessories designers from near and far come to show their wares at … Continue reading

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All Access Neiman’s Hosted By Michelle Bremer

I recently had the pleasure of hosting a Spring 2015 Fashion Trend Event at Neiman Marcus. For a captive audience of budget conscious fashionistas I presented the season’s hottest offerings from the American luxury retailer. With the assistance of models … Continue reading

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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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Classic Combo: Leopard Print & Deep Purple

Let’s face it, animal print is here to stay!  Leopard, cheetah, zebra, snakeskin, alligator, you name it… it’s been around forever and it ain’t going anywhere anytime soon!  So let’s embrace this classic trend and ride the wave, shall we?  … Continue reading

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Spring 2014 Runway Trend: Art as Fashion

There were several fashion trends that emerged from the 2014 Spring Ready-to-Wear runway shows back in September.  Now that the Spring buying season is nearly upon us it will be interesting to see which trends will make it to the racks … Continue reading

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