Street Pleat: Skinny Jeans

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It’s hard to get that perfectly relaxed comfortable look that doesn’t include a pair of sweatpants. May we suggest taking some pointers from Mr. Newton’s street muse? Nothing like a crisp light wash skinny jean paired with textured black pieces to keep you comfortable while looking chic. The only maintenance required is a quick brush of the hair and the added... Read More

Trend: Tassled

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Whether you are more schoolgirl or more librarian, or just plain geek-chic this fall’s resurgence of loafers has us lusting after tassels. Throw these soles on with a pair of sexy tights or some knee-highs and a pleated mini. Maybe even add a pussy-bow blouse to get you ready to head to campus or the office this September. 1. Ralph Lauren “Keala” plateform pump,... Read More

Q&A: Street Photographer, Craig Arend

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We caught up with our friend and photographer Craig Arend founder of Altamiranyc to pick his brain about street style, models and the snap that makes him most proud. How did you get your start shooting models off duty? I first shot Andrew Bevan, a Teen Vogue editor at an Agyness Deyn party. Then 6 months later after shooting him at fashion week and posting his photo, I got an... Read More

Scenes from New York Fashion Week (PICS)

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Sofia Coppola (L) and Karen Elson attend the Marc Jacobs Fall 2011 fashion show at the New York City Armory. Models walk the runway during the Alexander Wang Fashion Show at Pier 94. Stylist Brad Goreski chats at Lincoln Center. A view of photographers at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2011 at Lincoln Center. Model Karolina Kurkova during an interview backstage at the Herve... Read More

Beauty Trend: Chanel Glitter

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Chanel’s Ready-To-Wear show makes us all wish we could glow in the dark. A little bit a fairy dust above the lids and you’ll be ready for a party. I mean who doesn’t want to twinkle in the night? Be the star of your own show with a little silver shimmer on your lids. Contour with a simple black coal eyeliner on top and bottom of eye. Top it off with a thick coat... Read More

Jean-Michel Cazabat Brings Soles To Bleeker

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  Last week we mingled with one of our favorite shoe designers, Jean-Michel Cazabat, to celebrate the opening of his flagship store at 350 Bleeker Street, in the heart of Manhattan’s posh Greenwich Village. There was Champagne to be sipped and Canapes from Indochine to keep us from getting smashed. Great music by DJ David De Barceand a cast of  ‘It’ peeps... Read More

Obsessed: Steffie Christiaens Jacket

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Color is not really very rampant in my wardrobe. But when a gorgeous stunner like this Steffie Christiaens Jacket comes along I can certainly make an exception. The futuristic single zipper jacket combines a cozy wool fabric in an eye catching electric blue with a flattering body hugging cut, to make the perfect modern, yet ladylike statement for these chilly months ahead. Perfect... Read More

Future Perfect: NY Fashion Week Favorites

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New York Fashion Week just kissed us goodbye, and while we aren’t quite weeping because we are too tired to muster up the energy, we are frantically wishing that we could slip a bunch of this looks into our wardrobes asap. We are still contemplating our favorite trends in the meantime we thought we’d give you a glimpse of our style envy. Left to Right: 3.1 Phillip Lim,... Read More

Pleat Picks: Top 10 Fall Jeans

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With the wind and rain that has swept over the East coast these past few weeks, we have started to rekindle our love for a good pair of jeans. Honestly, is there a better way to get yourself excited for fall? (Ok, maybe shoes) Still, it’s likely we will wear our jeans more than once a week if not all week hence our desire to capture our favorites of the season. We don’t... Read More

Style News Roundup: Karl Shoots Carine, Marc Jacobs Boots Are Lick-worthy, and More!

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Karl Lagerfeld shoots a masked Carine Roitfeld for Visionaire. [V] We hope to god that rumor about her going into reality TV isn’t true (even though we would be glued to it). [Fashionologie] Seriously though, what’s going on with Scarlett Johansson’s style? [Red Carpet Awards] More Royal Wedding Pictures. These are the “official” ones. Yawn. [NYMag] Meanwhile... Read More