When life gives you lemons, make lemonade! That's what Alfred Shaheen did. When he opened Shaheen's of Honolulu in 1948, he had to keep a year's worth of fabric on hand to protect against shipping delays and other unforeseen factors which hampered cash flow. Plus he often found himself...

Alfred Shaheen raised the bar! All colors were applied by hand so they saturated the fabric. Workers had over 1,000 dye colors to choose from. And he refused to do "hash prints or chop suey prints." Quality was the name of the game. Perhaps that's why Alfred Shaheen prints are still so...

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade! That's what Alfred Shaheen did. When he opened Shaheen's of Honolulu in 1948, he had to keep a year's worth of fabric on hand to protect against shipping delays and other unforeseen factors which hampered cash flow. Plus he often found himself...

Best Dressed: Emily Blunt in Elie Saab Cocktail Dress Styled By - Virginia Sena on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 0 comments Actress Emily Blunt attends the premiere of "The Adjustment Bureau" at the Ziegfeld Theatre on February 14. Looking effortlessly in a Elie Saab Haute Couture S/S 2011 -...

If you look back over the past few weeks - excluding the awards shows - you will see a preponderance of fantastic, vibrant, exciting cocktail dresses in plain, block colours. The best way to adopt this trend for yourself is to find a shade that really makes your skin glow. See how Kirsten...

I posted a couple of months ago about how to wear block colour cocktail dresses . And obviously people are listening! Here are even more ideas for your next cocktail dress outfit. I especially love the coral-red Prada with contrasting shoes that Diane Kruger (aka Pacey Witter's girlfriend) has...

strapped cocktail gowns would absolutely make you appear like a million bucks. Red is definitely the ideal color of virtually any party. A fabulous red thin spaghetti strapped mini dress suffused with attractive sequins is certain to make you resemble a star. Selecting suitable fashion...

This vintage 1950s silk cocktail dress from Saks Fifth Avenue is oh-so-pretty and adding a little gold bling would just make it shine even brighter. It's a fashion touchdown for a vintage fashionista! (To receive the VPOD via email along with detailed size, price and purchase information,...

This vintage 1990s Moschino little black cocktail dress is a fun tongue-in-cheek way to announce your VIP status to the world. It's a fabulous vintage find for a Vintage Crusader!

Who: Amanda of Milwaukee, WI What: A beautiful 1950′s cocktail dress Where: Tip Top Atomic Shop How Much: $22 When I Use It: "Basically anytime I go out for some tasty beverages. It's ridiculously comfortable and full of sass. I always get stares when I'm rocking it. I feel like...

 

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