Category Archives: Fashion Fun

Fun fashion items like celebrity fashion, fashion history, and more

Shoe Resources

In keeping with this week’s article about shoes, here are a couple of resources you might like: Rachel Zoe Picks Stylist-to-the-stars Rachel Zoe offers her top picks for spring shoes and handbags. Funny Shoe Name Brands You’ve heard of Jimmy Choo and Christian Louboutin, but what about Shoes for Lovely People or The Highest Heel? …

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Celebrity Fashion News

What an interesting few weeks it’s been in the world of fashion! First, while many companies are feeling the pinch of the recession — including Adidas, whose First Quarter profits fell 97% from a year ago – several reported increases: Hermes is up 3.2% and Giorgio Armani SpA sales rose 1.5% from the same period…

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Our Longwood Gardens Outing

Okay, this isn’t exactly fashion-related, although heaven knows PLENTY of designers get inspiration from flowers.  This was a fun outing my husband Robert and I had at Longwood Gardens recently that I think you might enjoy. Background Longwood Gardens, like Winterthur and Nemours Mansion, are palatial estates that were once owned by members of the…

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The Red Carpet Fashion Biz

Ever wonder why clothing designers and jewelers loan their products to celebrities who walk the red carpets? Ever wonder why stars are so quick to name names?  It all boils down to one thing:  money. A full page ad in a fashion magazine like W or Vogue can cost tens of thousands of dollars.  The…

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Jason Wu Gets Hits

Jason Wu, the 20-something fashion designer who designed Michelle Obama’s white, one-shouldered inaugural night evening gown, nearly crashed his server on Wednesday as his website was inundated with visitors: 4 million, to be exact.  That’s about the same number of visitors Amazon and eBay combined get every day. You can visit Jason’s site here:…

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