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Think Pink: Sexy Survivor Swimwear From Veronica Brett

Every woman knows that swimsuit time is a challenge. One swimwear company by the name of Veronica Brett, is making that challenge a lot easier by focusing on what matters most. Great fit and alluring color. Veronica Brett Founder/Designer, Patricia Brett  With these attributes, Veronica Brett sounds like a winner already, but there’s even more …

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Cynthia Rowley Spring/Summer 2012

The flirty, feminine shapes at the Cynthia Rowley SS 2012 show featured pieces that were anything but bashful. For starters, the catwalk looked absolutely on fire. From the starburst golden entry, to the reflective catwalk floor, Rowley scored big on her aggressive presentation. The collection was heavy on dress shapes that reminiscent of a 50’s/60’s …

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Daisy Fuentes Spring 2012 Collection for Kohl’s

Inspired by the beauty and energy of the South of France, Daisy Fuentes’ S/S 2012 collection, available only at Kohl’s, was whirlwind of color and soft textures. I was quite impressed with the playful prints and energy of the pieces. One can imagine wearing these looks through a weekend. From a late breakfast on the …

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Diego Binetti Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

The thing that makes presentations of collections so attractive (as opposed to runway shows) to me is the amount of intimacy that’s possible. Diego Binetti’s Spring Summer 2012 collection is a great example of this. To showcase his designs, models were perched above the heads of viewers as well as well as prancing on the …

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Academy of Art University Spring 2012 Show MBFW

Continuing their commitment  to launching the careers of designers, The Academy of Art University School of Fashion premiered the collections of recent graduates during New York fashion Week. There was no shortage of talent during this show in Lincoln Center. The energy of emerging talent electrified the room as the collections were presented.Sun Young Youn …

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Christian Siriano Spring/Summer 2012 Collection

  Images by IMAX TREE            In Christian Siriano’s runway show for the SS2012 season, he unleashed a powerful dose of color. Chartreuse and Coral was in abundance in this collection of flowing and full pieces. Looks ran the gamut of dramatic ball gowns to simple short sets. Sleek silhouettes and those adorned by feathery, fringe-like …

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Kaelen Spring/Summer 2012 Presentation

The KAELEN Spring/Summer 2012 presentation was an impressive show of delicately draped soft fabrics and gentle hues.   Models resembled woodland nymphs while wearing highly wearable, subtly textured pieces. The details here went far to exhibit how complex simplicity can be. Lot’s of layerable, airy chiffon could be seen throughout.   This trend is a current favorite …

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Ruffian Pret-a-Porter Collection Spring 2012

The Spring 2012 show for Ruffian titled “Thoroughbred” featured feminine fabrics and bright coloring with a sharp edge. Color blocking at various angles provided a sense of whimsy for the collection, making predominantly black pieces feel more more lighthearted. Playing on the femininity, models were styled in sleek ponytails.  To match the duality of masculine …

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Elene Casis Spring/Summer 2012

Starting the show with an electric performance by violinist Sarah Charness, Elene Cassis kept up the tempo with a high energy runway show for spring/summer 2012. A bouquet of rich pastels punctuated by well placed black accents tied together a collection that was sweetly vintage while having the powerful ambiance of the 80’s “power suit”. …

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