Is the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in Paris Because of Crime?

The Victoria’s Secret fashion show is in Paris, France this year. Such a great selection for the multi-billion dollar company. From the stereotypical Audrey Hepburn lines of, “Paris is always a good idea,” to the sight of all of the Victoria’s Secret Angels posing in front of the Eiffel Tower on Snapchat, Instagram and the…

Dream Experience with Dr. Lancer in Beverly Hills

Photos by: Dustin Abrego I entered an Instagram contest to win the experience of a life time. The grand prize was to receive a consultation from none other than celebrity dermatologist, Dr. Lancer. ย Dr. Lancer treats celebrities from Kim Kardashian to Ellen DeGeneres. The prize entailed airfare, hotel stay, consultation, a power peel, Lancer Skincare…

NYFW FW16 Review

This fashion week was full of rain and snow in New York City. A few designers chose not to participate this season due to the exhaustion of doing six shows a year. Others stuck it out and continued to make elaborate shows like Tommy Hilfiger and his rendition of a Titantic-like cruise liner. The 70s’…

History of New York Fashion Week and the Upcoming Changes

Jason Wu Spring 2014 collection. Picture:ย http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/people/2013/09/06/jason-wu-sexy-fashion-week-collection/2777507/ For my consumer behavior class, we had to write about a ritual that has evolved over the years. So clearly I chose the evolution of New York Fashion Week. On top of the history, I came across some changes that the Council of Fashion Designers of America has been…

New York Fashion Week Highlights

Photo from simplymeasured.com New York Fashion Week was an extraordinarily chaotic week. With all of the shows, parties and presentations, there were over 1,200 events in New York over the week as stated by the American Fashion Podcast. The shows featured a lot of romanticism and Spanish inspiration as described by Anna Wintour in the…

Brand Revamps: Forever21, J. Crew and the Goodwill High End Boutiques

Photo from Forever21.com “Forever 21 Says It’s Not Just For Tweens” headlines the article by Racked. The buzz around Forever 21 lately is that they are moving towards a more sophisticated crowd. They are growing with the older millennials which has been featured in the Wall Street Journalย two weeks ago. Just like Kanye West would…

Fashion Tech: Selfie Stick, Virtual Dressing Rooms, and Virtual Shows

Fashion Technology is inevitable. As our technology evolves in the world so does the technology of every industry including fashion. Not only is the technology evolving but it is inspiring the clothes. Pictured above is an Emilio Pucci Dress that features a tourist holding a selfie stick. Pucci usually is known for its scenic prints,…

Who will be next Michael Kors? A Sass Prediction

Michael Kors has become the new Coach. Coach sadly had a vast fall in sales, blatantly because of the lack of status and quality that was being produced. Coach became owned by almost every individual and therefore lost its lack of appeal to consumers. Michael Kors has been experiencing the same downfall in the past…

CFDA Awards Game Time: Chic, Confused, or Catastrophe?

Monday night was the Council of Fashion Designer of America Awards, where the fashions most loved strutted their stuff on the red carpet. Scroll through the slideshow and decide whether you think the outfit is chic, confusing, or a catastrophe. My opinions are listed below, but I’d love to hear your opinion in the comment…

Hollister is in for a Come Back?

Before ย After I was walking through Somerset Mall, looking for a new dress, which was a failed mission by the way. All of a sudden I looked up and saw this new store with big open and simplistic windows with a Jumbo-tron screen glowing at the corner of my eye. I look up and see…