NOLA Fashion Week | Amanda deLeon

A few days before Amanda’s show I had a chance to get a sneak peek of her collection when I went to her house to pull something to wear for the show. Covered in bits of sequined scraps cut from the seam allowance of one of her garments, Amanda showed us some of what she … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Week Educational Workshops 2013

New Orleans Fashion Week starts Saturday, and as I’m sure all of you know, it is a fabulous week full of dressing your best, fashion shows featuring some amazing local talent, and the parties! Before you get too wrapped up in planning your outfits for the events to come, I wanted to focus on another … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Week: Matthew Arthur + What I Wore

Mat’s collection was a perfect mixture of both feminine and masculine styles on each sex. The males embraced the feminine styles such as tights worn with short shorts, an ankle length purple kaftan, and a kilt, while the ladies rocked some masculine silhouettes including military style tops, ascot ties and vests paired with sexy skirts. … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Week: Hazel & Florange

There is one word in particular that describes how I feel about Andi’s collection Hazel & Florange – OBSESSED. Maxi’s, crop tops, turbans, tassels, and print galore! The collection was girly in the hippest way possible. I love the laid back vibe she gave it by styling some looks with converse, and others with bright … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Week Kickoff Party

Keeping this short and sweet since I have other posts from Fashion Week to catch up on. But here are a few pics from Saturday at the NOLA Fashion Week kickoff party at the Civic Theatre. The last 2 photos are from Tate Tullier, the official NOLAFW photographer this season. Check out his blog for … [Read more…]

NOLA Fashion Week: Izavel + Blackout + What I Wore

Last night’s NOLA Fashion Week shows were full of black magic! Although that was the name of Blackout’s collection, the first show I attended, Izavel also lacked in color. Don’t get me wrong, that is not a bad thing! Color is not needed when you have such an interesting collection of structural shapes, getting more … [Read more…]

V-Day Giveaway!

Happy Valentines Day! To show my love to my followers I am doing a giveaway for this awesome printed clutch courtesy of Brianne Faye. This clutch is hand screen printed on canvas with micro suede lining and inner pocket with a value of $55. Will you be mine? 

Skeleton Krewe Style

Well Mardi Gras is over, so while everyone recovers from a week of parading and partying, here is a fun outfit post inspired by the Skeleton Krewe, who march in Krewe D’Etat which rolls the Friday before Mardi Gras Day. The parade starts with the walking Skeleton Krewe handing out wooden dabloons and passing out the … [Read more…]

Get your kicks on route… parade route that is!!

It’s Carnival season y’all!! And I don’t know about you, but that means A LOT of walking for me! I am on my feet all day during work, and then I head straight to the parades, parking far and walking (at my usual abnormally fast pace) to my destination. Flat boots are always a must … [Read more…]

Birthday and Beehives

It’s my party and I’ll wear a beehive if I want to! Not really, but I wish… hmmm, maybe for Mardi Gras! But anyway, tonight I will be celebrating my 28th Birthday at Bellocq. Here, I share with you some images of inspiration from the kind of Birthday I dreamt up in my head (or … [Read more…]