Black Fashion History: Stephen Burrows

Friends with Warhol, dressing Cher, partying at Studio 54: Stephen Burrows born in Newark, New Jersey on May 15, 1943; is an American fashion designer based in New York City and was the designer for the drug-laced disco days—and one of the first African-American names in the industry. Known for his signature “lettuce hems” and sexy, flowing chiffons, Burrows notably…

When In Doubt… Suit it Out.. My NYFW Look

    From up town, to downtown. From Uber rides, to dripping sweat waiting for the 1 train, I braved the unforgiving humidity and heat to capture the magic of NYFW. Unable to attend day one of this long awaited celebration of fashion and knowing the rest of my week is promised to my new…

Fall’s 2014 Trends from NYFW

As fast as fashion week fell upon the east coast, it left to spread its fashionable fairy dust across the big pond to London. Now we must wipe away our chic tears and review what we have learned from Fall ’14 NYFW! Fuzzy Friends Friend or fore of the fur trend Fall 2014 seems to…

Fashion Fuel: Nike’s Metaluxe Collection

Fuel bands have been on a surge through out the fitness community, but falling short of attraction for fashion eaters. Nike has curbed this problem with it’s new collection Metaluxe FuelBand released today. The gadget used to track calories burned and the steps taken through out the day, now comes with stainless steel clasp inspired…

What I Wore: Spring 2014 NYFW

I had such an amazing time during NYFW and I’ve been asked a few times where I shopped most of my items. Being a Fashion Eater on a budget most of my items are usually thrift so, I came up with a few layouts with stores where you can get the look! Enjoy! xoxo -TallGlassofStyle…

Mega NYFW STreet Style Post Spring 2014

It’s has been a wonder NYFW this year and as we pass the torch of Style to London we are left with amazing selections for Spring 2014. Over the years Street Style has become just as important as what is featured on the runways. People watching is one of my favorite past times and to…

Zac by Zac Posen Spring 2014

Zac by Zac Posen has stolen my heart! I am completely invested in Zac’s lower price point collection. With his signature vamp and glam mixed with a shocking yellow with pops of snake skin print, with a black and cream base colors it’s a classic approach to spring attire. A true believer in the importance…

Nicole Miller SPring 2013 MBNYFW

Nicole Miller must have been hanging out around the rabbit hole during the design of her collection because i felt as if I was transported into wonderland. Miller disclosed Versailles estates and intricate mazes as her inspiration which explains her complex use of print and images making the eye catch every detail of the garments…

Art Institute Student Show Spring 2014 (MBNYFW)

I’m so proud of my Art institute peers who gave a great show Day 1 of Fashion Week!     It was a surreal moment seeing the collections they worked so hard on come down the runway. The ten collections were housed in MBNYFW’s largest tent and brought the entire school, tastemakers, fellow designers, and celebrities…

Desigual Spring 2014 (MBNYFW)

The music started, the lights came up, the models danced the runway, and the party began! Desigual was the most entertaining show of the day, full of color, smiles, and stylish models shaking it up all the way down the runway. The graphic patterns leaped off the runway gracing matching blazers and wide leg flowing…