Houndstooth! As I first wrote in 2009, the two-tone fabric originated in the Scottish Lowlands, but became a fashion fabric sometime in the late nineteenth century, when it was adopted for men's suits. Around the mid-twentieth century, the fabric was borrowed from the boys to make stylish...

at the Ukrainian Museum in New York City: Explore the many components of the traditional Ukrainian wedding through a display of over 150 objects, including ritual cloths, men's and women's embroidered shirts, elaborate headdresses, and 24 complete wedding ensembles. The exhibition traces...

Although novel for this season's styles, butterfly prints are not new to fashion. Perhaps the most famous examples of butterfly-printed clothing are Elsa Schiaparelli's butterfly-covered evening dresses from the late 1930s, which may have been inspired by the three-color carbon transfer...

I've always been a fan of her chic style, and couldn't think of a better way to honor her than with a post celebrating her most iconic fashions -- her LBDs. Some of my favorite BAT-inspired designs come from Trashy Diva, a clothing store in New Orleans known for selling vintage and...

I am delighted to share BELLA NYC/Long Island'sHollywood Issue featuring cover girl Olivia Munn! Much as its title suggests, the issue spotlights the best of Hollywood, including the best of celebrity award season style. I had a blast working on this season's fashion features, from a spotlight...

If you are new to , she has been chronicling her journey to the altar for Bridal Guide magazine's "Real Brides Speak Out" blog, and you can expect a full recap of the wedding ceremony and reception when she returns from their honeymoon (in Hawaii!). Until then, enjoy this teaser picture of...

lobbyist, hating busting out of her blouses at work as well, so much so that she went on a crusade to find a full-coverage shirt. When she couldn't, she created The Shirt, a classic white blouse guaranteed to cover your curves. The Shirt has gotten rave reviews from Oprah Winfrey and The New...

From the opening of my first 'big' fashion exhibition to attending the Forbes 30 Under 30 Summit, serving as Fashion Director of BELLA NYC magazine to contributing to as the website's Philly Editor, 2014 was a big year for me, and forSTYLE, SHE WROTE., too. After seven years of blogging, I am...

If you haven't heard already, BELLA NYC's summer issue hit stands on July 2nd! star Laura Prepon graces the issue's cover, and talks about season two of the hit show inside. You'll see my work as the magazine's Fashion Director in the many summer style and fashion features. The issue also has...

As we finish the last of our wedding errands, I find myself thinking back to last July, when Crista and Michael were busying about town for their wedding. I've been flipping through her posts for Bridal Guide Magazine, where she chronicled their journey to the altar, as I prepare to walk down...

 

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