The land that brought us McQueen, Stella and Burberry has a lot more to offer. We run down a few hidden gems worth getting to know.
When the 90s high-head twist pigtail buns turned the first corner at Gerlan, my ears perked, Minnie Mouse?? When her face appeared on a baseball tee the next look after Minnie herself turned it, it was confirmed. This show walked the same day that the Minnie Mouse Designer Collection we told you about would become animated on our screens. But seeing her crop up in other runway shows like Meadham Kirchhoff seals the deal. That little mouse got supermodel makeover, and a stylist.
Today we are crushing on blonde bombshell fashionista Gabby Applegate. The LA based designer started her namesake collection out of a need to round out her own closet 4 years ago and today, her classic collection has found fans from Beyonce to Kristen Cavallari to
Mrs. West Kim Kardashian. Find out more about the young designer and check out a few of our favorite looks from her latest collection!
Miami Swim Week was a week chock-full of fashion shows, presentations, after-parties, sample sales and trade shows. It’s no wonder we were exposed to several brands within the week. It’s difficult to make a swimsuit that doesn’t fit into the crowd, but these five new brands make designs that stand out from a sea of swimwear sameness.
Designing everything form beauty campaigns to shopping avatars, we are currently digging the cool-kid style of creative artist Jason Naylor. A Brooklyn transplant originally from Utah, his creations run through every medium– from designs on computers to drawings on walls. We chatted with him about his favorite types of projects, what his style is all about, who influences him, and his advice for aspiring designers in the business.
Indies, start your engines. I, your Fashion Editor, will be driving coast to coast to coast in search of the realest, coolest, most independent fashion to walk this nation. I’m scouting local boutiques and their rad owners, small town designers with big city designs, Main St. streetstyle, and what precious junk the country is hauling out to thrift stores. We’ll see what happens when NYC style hits Middle America. I’ve marked out the route. Who’s coming with?