Giorgio Armani /Take Two

Giorgio Armani hosted a fashion show called One Night Only last thursday at the Super Pier in NYC. It featured clothing from his current Prive’ Collection in addition to archives from 1985 to present. The archives were open to the public for three days. The venue was completely covered in black fabric. The clothing was displayed on mannequins in an oval shape. Beautiful Armani jewelry and hand bags were displayed on a ledge under each outfit. Armani is a perfectionist and the master of minimalism. His details are meticulous. Armani is a …

Fisherman Sweater

While I was lying in the hammock and reading the New York Times Style section this morning, PERFECTION is the word that came to my mind. This joy was not because it was a beautiful day or the amazing yoga class I attended this morning but because of a Theory ad. As you know, I wrote a post about the fisherman’s/aran sweater trend. I feel everyone should add this sweater to their wardrobe because it is such a versatile piece. It can be dressed up or worn casually and would look amazing with …

Key tips for shopping sales

It is that time of year again, summer weather has not arrived in most areas and everything is on sale. I personally do most of my shopping this time of the year. Net-A-Porter Saks Fifth Avenue Neiman Marcus J. Crew Barneys Ralph Lauren Restoration Hardware When I am shopping a sale, I have in mind what I need for my wardrobe or an interior project. Are you in the mood to add something in silver? A pair of white shoes? Are you ready to try mixing patterns? What about lucite? …

The fisherman sweater trend.

The fisherman’s sweater, also known as the Aran sweater, is typically made out of wool and was created in late 19th century Ireland. Over the past year this style of sweater has seen a resurgence in popularity. It is a classic that now has become a fashion must. This weekend it graced the cover of The Wall Street Journal Magazine. The first time I noticed the sweater was last spring in the Isabel Marant collection. Unfortunately by the time I researched it, it was sold out. I had been searching …