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Make Fashion Great Again!

As voices for change, fashion designers are perfectly placed. Change is their currency. But some of the more dollar-hungry old guard who perhaps have shareholders to please have lost their rebel yell, if indeed they had any in the first place. With

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Make Fashion Great Again!

As voices for change, fashion designers are perfectly placed. Change is their currency. But some of the more dollar-hungry old guard who perhaps have shareholders to please have lost their rebel yell, if indeed they had any in the first place. With

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The Rolling Stones; Exhibitionism Arrives in Manhattan

When in doubt put on some slim-hipped flares with flouncy silk blouses and adopt a pose of studied languor. This election is but a blip in the history of the country but our culture will flourish and thrive. And sequins.

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The Rolling Stones; Exhibitionism Arrives in Manhattan

When in doubt put on some slim-hipped flares with flouncy silk blouses and adopt a pose of studied languor. This election is but a blip in the history of the country but our culture will flourish and thrive. And sequins.

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My First Fashion Industry Boss

When I entered the fashion industry as a wet-behind-the-ears graduate, she took pity on me and gave me my first design job. Now she’s coming out of the shadows to show the world what she can do da sola.  She’s

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My First Fashion Industry Boss

When I entered the fashion industry as a wet-behind-the-ears graduate, she took pity on me and gave me my first design job. Now she’s coming out of the shadows to show the world what she can do da sola.  She’s

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Celebrating the Saintly Sinful Glamour of Halloween

As you prepare to cross over to the dark side, I hope my latest piece for FashionUnited will get you in the mood and maybe even provide some costume inspiration…  Fifty years ago Truman Capote threw his legendary black and white

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Celebrating the Saintly Sinful Glamour of Halloween

As you prepare to cross over to the dark side, I hope my latest piece for FashionUnited will get you in the mood and maybe even provide some costume inspiration…  Fifty years ago Truman Capote threw his legendary black and white

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Musical Chairs; Pop Stars Replace Creative Directors

Is this the new frontier? I examine the matter for Fashion United… Peter Dundas was a Cavalli progeny having cut his teeth on the design team in the mid-aughts before moving to Pucci and then being invited back to Roberto

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Musical Chairs; Pop Stars Replace Creative Directors

Is this the new frontier? I examine the matter for Fashion United… Peter Dundas was a Cavalli progeny having cut his teeth on the design team in the mid-aughts before moving to Pucci and then being invited back to Roberto

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Dressing Lupita Nyong’o; A Designer’s Dream Come True

  How infectious is that face? I’m really happy to share her continuing story. It’s uplifting under any light but particularly so in these scary times, when those seeking positions of power might threaten to derail us as a country,

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Dressing Lupita Nyong’o; A Designer’s Dream Come True

  How infectious is that face? I’m really happy to share her continuing story. It’s uplifting under any light but particularly so in these scary times, when those seeking positions of power might threaten to derail us as a country,

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Tim’s Smoking Gunn; It’s Not Designer’s Duty to Offer Plus Size

It’s a weighty topic but I decided to weigh in for FashionUnited.com… In a display of designer-shaming last week, Tim Gunn wrote a lengthy piece for The Washington Post published just in time for New York Fashion Week in which he addresses

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Tim’s Smoking Gunn; It’s Not Designer’s Duty to Offer Plus Size

It’s a weighty topic but I decided to weigh in for FashionUnited.com… In a display of designer-shaming last week, Tim Gunn wrote a lengthy piece for The Washington Post published just in time for New York Fashion Week in which he addresses