alber elbaz never fails us.

Alber Elbaz for Lanvin ranks high on my top ten list of designers. He truly understands how to dress a woman with the perfect color palette and incredible attention to detail. I spent an unhealthy amount of time gazing into the Lanvin store windows while in Paris [I couldn’t actually go inside, because my love … Continue reading

fall fashion week: top 10 collections.

This is a daunting task, but WWD is going to unveil the top 10 collections from fall fashion week on April 13. I have decided to use there “guide”– posting five designers each day for 10 days, one designer each day is someone in the top 10– to formulate my top 10 collections list. I … Continue reading

LANVIN.

I probably lust over Alber Elbaz’s collections for Lanvin more than any other. I find myself staring dreamily at the spring/summer ad campaign for extremely long periods of time. I am completely enamored, and would want more than anything a closet full of these exquisite looks. The fall 2009 collection is every bit as wonderful- … Continue reading

true confession:

I never watch the Oscars. I don’t know what it is, I just do not get overly excited about award season. I love to ogle the gowns at a later date, don’t get me wrong. But, I think the over-the-top red carpet coverage wears on my last nerve or something.  So I looked through a few … Continue reading

lust for lanvin [pre-fall]

amazing fabrics. fur. beautiful draping. glamour to the max. check out lanvin’s pre-fall collection @ wwd. here are my favorites: all photos courtesy of wwd