These are the articles that caught our eye this week.
WWD: Artist Rachel Lee Hovnanian Discusses ‘Plastic Perfect’

 WWD:  More details about Barbie Lagerfeld 

Quest Magazine:  Fashion Issue Amanda Hearst with Finn

E!: Donatella Versace’s Sketches of Angelina’s Wedding Dress and Veil Revealed

Net-A-Porter Magazine: Holding Court with Maria Sharapova

When it comes to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, we put our best stiletto forward, and from our fresh arrival at Lincoln Center on Wednesday, September 4 for The Couture Council of The Museum at FIT 2014 Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion , to the somewhat well-worn exit a week later on September 11,  we try to be looking runway-worthy while on the run.   For a complete Schedule of the Runway Shows, Photos, News, or to Watch LIVE, go to  MBFashionWeek.

Every season, I look for a new “Everyday” handbag.   I try to find a style or color that is not currently in my bag wardrobe.  This year’s bag is in the black or gray shades.  Although the size of our technology is shrinking, I still like to find something roomy enough to basically “live out-of” for fashion week and beyond.   I prefer a tote or tote-like bag and I always seem to find

The Couture Council of The Museum at FIT Annual Luncheon honoring  Carolina Herrera with its 2014 Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at a benefit luncheon at the David H. Koch Theater, Lincoln Center, New York City. As has become the tradition, this luncheon heralds the arrival of Fall Fashion Week.  This year’s luncheon chairs are Julie Macklowe and Elizabeth Musmanno.  FIT President Joyce F. Brown said, “It is our great honor to recognize

Thank you IFB, Independent Fashion Bloggers for choosing our What to Wear Rehearsal Dinner as one of their Links a la Mode this week.   We featured all of the great LBD from Diane vonFurstenberg.


As one of the largest outdoor horse shows in the United States, the Hamptons Classic is the only social event to deservedly cap off the summer season. On August 24 – 31, spectators will flock to Bridgehampton to be among the best of the best of the Hamptons summer scene and take in the last few breaths of the sea air near some of the most beautiful beaches on the East Coast.  In

We are really excited for the 66th Annual Emmy Awards  airing  live, Monday, August 25 on NBC, where the top talents of television will be honored. The Emmys for us this year will have more than a bit of “hip” going on.  From the host, Seth Meyers, to the nominees, way too many and talented to mention, this  award show exudes an effortless style and a commanding presence. With blossoming writers, amazing casts and fantastic scripts,  TV is

These are the articles and videos around the web this week that caught our eye.
 1. Eponymous New York: Fall 2014 Collection. Our friends, Claudia Overstrom and Betsy Pitts have created an eye-catching ad for their handbag line.

2.  VOGUE:  September Issue is here! 

3. The Cut: Lauren Bacall’s Fashions Are Getting an FIT Exhibit 

4. T Magazine: An E-Commerce Emporium for Locally Made Goods  Congratulations to David Mehlman, another good buddy for the

The 2014 US Open Tennis Championships  running this year from August 25 – September 8 , is sure to bring not just talk of the game, but talk of the style spectators and players alike will be sporting. And of course, what screams tennis more than the classic styles of Ralph Lauren. With bright summer colors and classic blues and whites, this year’s Tennis Collection is sure to wow the crowd.   See the following links for

There is no better to shop Statement Jewelry than The Outnet.  All of our favorite designers, Oscar de la Renta, Kenneth Jay Lane, Lulu Frost, Kelly Wearstler, Eddie Borgo, Tom Binns and many more are selling for discounts up to 70% OFF, 24/7, 360 days a year.  So if you are looking for a special piece to sizzle your summer wardrobe, or planning for fall and looking for some added texture, color to dazzle, click through see all of