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FASHIONVILLE | January 31

Carrie Bradshaw’s Guide to Valentine’s Day Lingerie

V-day is nearly upon us, and with it, a swooning deluge of NYC women with Sex and the City dreams. In honor of the holiday of love, I make my way to Nordstrom to find some intimates worthy of my own Mr.Big and get down to what made Carrie Bradshaw the quintessential cheeky coquette by rummaging through her underwear drawer.

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EDITORS LETTER | December 24

Merry Christmas And Happy Holidays

Twas the day before Christmas, and all through the night, indies dreamt that under the tree, they would discover gifts filled with Lim, Wang, McQueen, and Marant. Yes, this didn’t rhyme, but I’m guessing that this is what ya’ll want! Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays.

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FASHIONVILLE | December 3

13 Designers Give Us the Details on their First Time

… in Vogue.

The Fashion Bible“, as many would call it, has helped discover and support the careers of some of the industry’s greatest artists. In celebration of my first day back at Indie, I take a  look back through the Vogue Archives to get the deets on when some of my favorite designers were first immortalized by the magazine’s glossy pages.

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TRENDSPARK | June 14

Sneaker Wedges. Ugly or Awesome? Discuss.

Marc Jacobs (sorry, marc by) made it hot. Jeffrey Campbell ran with it. Isabel Marant is on board, and so is Guiseppe ZanottiSolestruck has only heels in their “sneaker” category, and The Daily Beast calls it the “Ugliest Shoe of the Summer,” but do we trust their opinions? Though we’re naturally inclined to throw a heel on most things, the sneaker wedge is a little confusing. On the version that’s become the true “It” shoe, the heel is hidden. It kind of just looks like a high top, only you get taller in it. So… are we just condoning… sneakers? Look at the options, and discuss. 

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FASHIONVILLE | March 8

Paris Fashion Week Packs in the Trends & Carries Them For You

And the French get the final say. Paris Fashion Week has drawn to a close and we’ve sifted the runways for the trends that will affect your wardrobe come September, or sooner. Designers have squared offwhited out, and swept their competition. Karl Lagerfeld and Marc Jacobs were on some similar wavelengths for the new silhouette of Chanel and Louis Vuitton. Ann Demeulemeester and Gareth Pugh finally got coordinating dragon tattoos. Meanwhile, the leg bomber strikes again and we’re still highlighting the hot outline. Now, follow the bell hop to the trends of Fall 2012. 

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FASHIONVILLE | December 27

Daily Designer: Sunjoo Moon, Of Two Minds

Of Two Minds is of a million worlds. While the collection seems all California living, it comes from Sunjoo Moon‘s total experience of working with Missoni for 5 years, with Azzedine Alaïa out of his house, for Thierry Mugler, being besties with Isabel Marant and whatever else the world has thrown her way. The collection ranges on desert sands and the prints are borne intricately subtle. It’s all the cool girl chic you could want for your when your East Coast and West Coast minds live as one.

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FASHIONVILLE | December 9

25 Days of Gift Guides: 10 Lavish Gifts We Want

If you love the FashionIndie team and was wondering what to generously send to our office as a gift this holiday season, you’re in luck. Our 25 days of gift guides has brought us to this, 10 lavish gifts we want. Grab some friends, open your wallets and check out our picks for the most luxurious gifts out there.

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FASHIONVILLE | November 17

Muppets Take The Runway!

Miss Piggy has been hogging the fashion spotlight for quite some time, but now it’s time for all the Muppets to step out in style. Have designers like Tom Ford, Rick Owens, Versace and Michael Kors been secretly inspired by the Muppet clan? We think so, because we found a whole ton of muppet doppelgängers on the runway. They took over Good Morning America this morning, and now they’re taking over FashionIndie. What with all this media, once they’re done saving their theater, maybe they can help save Fashion Week

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CULTURE CLUB, FASHIONVILLE | October 19

Kate Bosworth Dons Blue Hair & a Strong Brow for StyleCaster

Style star Kate Bosworth is no stranger to looking fab, especially when it comes to an editorial. You may not know one movie she’s been in, but the girl sure can work the glossies. Right now, we are obsessing over her editorial and interview with StyleCaster, photographed by David Mushegain. Stylist Cher Coulter dressed Bosworth in some of her favorites, including threads from Isabel Marant and a spectacular yellow suit by Costume National. Click through for the gallery.

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FASHIONVILLE | October 11

25 Fall Coats We Can’t Wait to Wear

That fall chill is in the air once again, and we’re glad to take our leather jackets and trench coats out of the closet. As the nights begin to get colder with each passing week, it’s almost time to break out our fall coats. Though we’re not quite ready for the heavier outerwear to come out in full force, these 25 fantastic coats just might change our minds.

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LINKLOVIN | October 7

Emma Watson’s New ‘Do On Elle UK

Emma Watson graces the November cover of Elle UK with this pixie-punk haircut and an “I don’t give a damn that I’m wearing hot pink boots, an orange ombre sweater and shearling vest” expression on her face (thank you Pollini, Missoni and Isabel Marant).

 

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CULTURE CLUB, TRENDSPARK | May 2

A Big Day for Red White and Blue

Today is a day for patriotism. And colors typically reserved for the 4th of July should be in full regal! Feel free (and that’s the point of all of this, isn’t it?) to wear Red White and Blue today to show support for our country. Osama Bin Laden is dead. Justice has been done.

A Big Day for Red White and Blue

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