Friday, July 27, 2012

Designer on the Rise: Jen Kao

Jen Kao debuted her spring collection in 2008. Since then she has been featured in several editorials, and is now considered one to watch among her peers. Kao's designs are for young, confident, women on the go.

Fall/Winter 2012 Collection
They are simple, and easy to wear; but tailored enough to show curves without being vulgar. Her ability to mix prints and textures in a tasteful, but modern way draw consumers to her pieces that can be mixed and matched. Jen Kao is definitely a rising star in the fashion industry who will be popular among trend setters for years to come.

Fall/Winter 2012 Collection

Spring/Summer 2012

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Return of MTV's House o Style

Great news for all of the super model lovers! MTV is bringing back "House of Style." The series ran from 1989-1999. Who can forget the show's original host Cindy Crawford, who took into the closets of celebrities like Will Smith, and into the showrooms of the hottest designers. MTV will be airing a documentry in August, "House of Style Music, Models, and MTV", that will celebrate 90s fashion, and the most memorable House of Style moments. MTV will announce the show's host at the MTV Music Video Awards on September 6.

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Vintage Vogue

French Vogue 2007

Wedges I Lust

Back 2 School Shopping Tips

Here are some great tips to get the most for your money while back to school shopping.

1. Have a predetermined budget. Parents this is a good way to teach kids about budgeting.  Having a predetermined budget will insure a more pleasant shopping experience.
And kids, if you know your budget, you can plan accordingly. In a nutshell, everyone wins.

2. Sort through your wardrobe. The great thing about "Back to School" shopping is that you get an opportunity to reinvent your look. Sorting through your wardrobe will not only allow you to determine what you need, but it is also give you the chance to get rid of all of the items that you do not wear. You could either give all of the things that you can no longer use to charity, or even trade items with your friends.

Monday, July 23, 2012

Litter Untitled

I know that this is a fashion blog, but I had to post about two very inspiring entrepreneurs that recently appeared on the ABC hit reality show Shark Tank.

The show allows everyday people to pitch their business ideas to very powerful investors. The entrepreneurs I am speaking of are two sisters from the San Francisco area that started a jewelry line, Litter, in 2009.