Style...A Work In Progress
I have a book from the 50's entitled "The Intelligent Woman's Guide to Good Taste". Now "Good taste" has Martha Stewart connotations and is not an acceptable term. What is? Is "style" the catch all expression? If so, what is style and is it something that can be achieved? As taste is a matter of perception, both the way you perceive yourself and the way that others perceive you, can there ever be complete agreement that someone has style? And does it matter?
new york, new york happenings
A few great wedding events coming up in NYC we wanted to share... Gabriella New York is hosting an Ulla Maija's trunk show on September 16-18th at their shop. The designer will be at the salon on the 18th and...
"Lace - the invention of a goddess and the occupation of a queen." ~Vinciolo I have always loved lace - loved the intricacy of each piece and the way it can lighten and embellish any surface. I have yearned for the beautiful antique lace from Europe on ebay and gone green with envy at the stories my friends brought back of the lace shop in Brussels. If I should ever be lucky enough to go there it will be very difficult to choose a single souvenir! The romance of lace is one that goes back…
Olvi's off shoulder cap sleeve dress - ShopStyle
Off shoulder cap sleeve dress in bronze from Olvi's. This stretch lace dress features a slight v-neck, pedal trim, and ruched draping across the front. Has a tonal attached slip and pull on entry. Composition : polyamide : 59 % , viscose : 29 % , elastane : 12 % Other Information : washing instructions : dry clean
Vogue US November 2011 – “Call In The Cavalry”
World War I. A young man is reunited with his beloved horse. A beautifully dressed woman stares off into the distance. These two have little to do with each other in this flawed editorial that̵…