Trendbook Fall/Winter 2018

More than ever, I feel a sense of dread seeing the small reminders of fall approaching throughout my day to day. There is no doubt that this feeling is due to the underlying anxiety I am having about turning my life around completely. I am simultaneously moving to New York – albeit, unemployed – and…

Why can’t I stop staring at these pictures of Aly & AJ Michalka?

As of late, the resurgence of trends from the 80s and 2000s have inarguably frequented the runway and retail scope. Granted, it’s only natural that these two eras coexist – the 80’s serve as the grandmother of the 2000’s – both consumed with glamour and extravagance. Except, I always found the 2000’s to be the…

Inspiration: “Tight is Right” (Nova Magazine)

Nova Magazine is undoubtedly one of my favorite magazines to have ever existed. Part of me feels like a poser for revealing this, as I wasn’t even alive during its lifespan.  Regardless, the appreciation is real and the underlying messages are still relevant. The magazine had it all: rebellion and wit, paired with progressive content…

‘Mount Rushmore’ : Items I Would Never Wear

I would like to think I have pretty wide-ranging versatility when it comes to fashion. Of course, I have developed a personal style with certain items I find favorable. However, my style continues to evolve as I become more knowledgable and introspective. As I become aware of what I like, I have become increasingly aware…

Inspiration: Isaac Mizrahi S/S 1991

Anything that moderately flirts with zeitgeist of 1960s modernism (in terms of fashion) leaves me in a blissful state. I’m not sure when I’ll get over my obsession of it’s biggest propellers – ahem – Pierre Cardin and André Courrèges. One thing this era can be thanked for is the mainstreamed use innovative fabrics such…

Brooke Shields at Studio 54

This post is short and simple – a 13 year old Brooke Shields dancing at Studio 54. These photographs speak for themselves. Style notes: equestrian vibes in head-to-toe beige and riding boots, pigtails as if we didn’t already know she was underage, and a tie for a dash of androgyny (or possibly a nod to…

Trendbook Spring / Summer 2018

Each season I compile a lookbook of specific repeated elements seen on the runway, in an effort to outline upcoming trends. Trends below are based on careful observation and research of the Ready to Wear shows of the Spring / Summer 2018 season. M  

Trendbook Fall / Winter 2017

Each season I compile a lookbook of certain repeated elements seen on the runway, in an effort to outline upcoming trends. Trends below are based on careful observation and research of the Ready to Wear shows of the Fall / Winter 2017 season. M