Finishing Touches: From The Shops & Streets Of Paris, Milan, London October 17, 2013
Wednesday Obsessions: What’s On Our Fall Fashion Wishlist August 8, 2012
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FALL JACKETS WE’RE COVETING:
From left to right: look 23 in the fall 2012 Prada show (orange coat with bead embellishments), see the slideshow at Fashionologie, then it’s also featured in Teen Vogue pg. 34 of the Emma Stone/Andrew Garfield issue; look 27 in the fall 2012 Balmain show, see the slideshow at Fashionolige; look 18 in the fall 2012 Marni show, view looks from the show on Fashionologie; look 24 in the fall 2012 Dolce & Gabbana show, this look and others on view on Fashonologie.
FALL BOOTS WE’LL BE TRACKING DOWN:
THE FALL DRESS WE’RE AFTER:
At left: Zara Racerback Dress.
At right: Ralph Lauren Blue Label Audie Sleeveless Dress.
Film & Fashion Buzz: Rock of Ages June 28, 2012
Synopsis: “Rock of Ages tells the story of small town girl Sherrie and city boy Drew, who meet on the Sunset Strip while pursuing their Hollywood dreams. Their rock ‘n’ roll romance is told through the heart-pounding hits of Def Leppard, Joan Jett, Journey, Foreigner, Bon Jovi, Night Ranger, REO Speedwagon, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Poison, Whitesnake and more. — (C) Warner Bros”
Tutu dresses have had a recent resurgence most notably featured in various brights at high school proms… Rock of Ages is set during the time when this dress style first burst on the scene, and here we are, realizing that they never really left (thanks Madonna!)
FASHION INSPIRED BY FILM:
Clockwise from top left: ASOS Petite Exaggerated Tutu Dress; Proenza Schouler Jean Jacket; Rag & Bone Denim Jacket with Leather Sleeves; The Battallion Racer Ballerina Dress; Valentino Ruffled Lace-Up Biker Boot; Falke Net Thigh High Tights; DKNY Fishnet Tights; Giuseppe Zanotti Crushed Calfskin Biker Boots.
This week on Yo Deb we’ve lined up four days to feature the hottest shoe trends for the season, as well as SCOUT’s Stand & Delivah totes for your shoe storage. In high to low price points we’re giving you the latest in pumps, espadrilles, sandals and boots. Don’t forget to stay current with the fifth installment of Wednesday Obsessions from a couple days ago!
HIGH PRICE POINT, FROM TOP LEFT:
Use these pink boot shapers from the Container Store for keeping your boots’ shape.
LOW PRICE POINT, FROM TOP RIGHT:
The Best of Europe: Shoes April 12, 2012
This week on the blog we’re concluding our coverage of Europe with a ‘best of’ week, looking at key wardrobe elements for the season. Along with Deb’s shots of these trends from Paris, Milan, and London, we will also give you links to find some of her favorite RTW pieces.
DEB’S SHOE PICKS FOR THE SEASON, AVAILABLE IN STORES AND ONLINE:
SHOTS FROM EUROPE, TRENDS TO LOOK FOR:
Fashion Resolutions 2012: Preparing for a Fancy Dress Code January 13, 2012
First came lifestyle resolutions, now we’re onto (what else) fashion-based resolutions… Whether you’ve been meaning to trim your wardrobe ‘fat’ and only hang onto the essential separates, or if you’re planning to invest in a few key pieces, we’re bringing you five days of style encouragement.
DON’T BE STRESSED… GET DRESSED!
Middle row, from left to right: Just Cavalli Black Mini Leather Skirt; TopShop Premium Leather Miniskirt; SCOUT Mini Deano in Priscilla Paisley, in keeping with the ‘mini’ motif, a go-to for a ‘glam’ dress code; Jitrois Pewter Stretch Leather Miniskirt; Gucci Metallic Leather Miniskirt.
Window-Shopping in Europe: New Boot Dimenions November 7, 2011
TROMP L’OEIL BOOTS, the look of shoes and hosiery combined to become a boot:
GLAM UTILITY BOOTS, the laced up work boot/desert boot is revitalized with chic details, wedges, turned-down cuffs, fur elements, menswear details, and contrasting laces:
BONDAGE BOOTS, strapped and laced and cut-out – almost ‘choked up’ within their laces and straps:
ATHLETIC/TENNIS SHOE-INSPIRED BOOTS, a flat rubber or crepe sole, laced up front, often in leather, velvet, or suede… or inspired by figure-skating to wrestling with blades, faux distress marks, and careful smudges:
SHORT AND LONG BOOTS, very short booties to over-the-knee ‘Robin Hood’ boots are often re-styled with high heels or wedges this season… look for patent leather, glove-leather in colors, vintage details like eyelets and buttons, ankle straps, and wing-tip embossing: