September Signals A New Chapter

Out with the old…In with the new.   September is the signal to a new chapter of experiences, activities, and endeavors.            #styleintegrity The common thread is ‘All About the Change.‘ There is a different view point when the dawn of the day arrives later….the morning coolness adds a crisp attention…

Fall 2015 Style Issue

For fashion magazines, the Fall/September issues are in some ways like opening presents under the Christmas tree.         #styleintegrity Over the decades it is always one of anticipation.              Admittedly, I rarely reach for fashion magazines as I once did.   In seeking style, artistry, something exquisitely made,…

Stylish Black & White Fashion

Black & White…Day & Night…Summer & Winter… Contrast.   #styleintegrity Everyone lives with contrast.  It offers vitality, vibrancy and imagination. Everyday choices provide contrast and even surprise where the day may take you. My love for black & white came from the ascot scene in the musical production of “My Fair Lady.” Admittedly, I participated in…

Color Design Adds Distinct Style

Some mornings color is the first thing that awakens you!      #styleintegrity There are particular designers who define themselves by color use before silhouette. In my daily reviewing of designer collections across the seasons, Roksanda Ilincic, a Serbian designer based in London never disappoints!  Her garment silhouette lines offer accent to the color seam…

Style Expressed In Framed Creativity

Strolling through the WWD.com Fall 2015 Couture Fashion Designer collections, I found myself giggling at the playfulness of  Viktor & Rolf’s collection.                       #styleintegrity Each of their runway ensembles had women wearing printed garment variations of supposed framed works of art.  Imaginative, Artistic & Theatrical… Clicking through one ensemble after another…

NYC Men’s Spring 2016 Fashion Week

The First EVER Men’s NYC Fashion Week kicked off last week to great fanfare!   #styleintegrity A very big deal for we fashion industry professionals! I launched my NYC career in Men’s Design long ago graduating top of the Men’s Design & Marketing(as it was known then) curriculum at Fashion Institute of Technology.  It began a forever…

Design Styled in Profile

We are all always coming and going….                                   #styleintegrity I watched someone sitting in wait for her name to be announced at a function.  She sat regally in anticipation of her cue to rise and greet the audience.   Something…