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London Fashion Week: CCUOCO

The door opened and a warm cloud smelling of hair spray wafted out. The high ceilinged back room of Freemasons Hall is roughly 15 degrees warmer than anywhere else in the building. Blow dryers, hair straighteners, curling irons – They’re all on high as models, make-up artists, hair stylists, and helpers bustle about backstage.

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The elegant women lounging about the room have their hair slicked back into thick ridges at the crown. The expert make-up artists are crafting smokey, dramatic eyes that meld perfectly with the lush fabrics they wore. Textures and colors so eye-catching that you just wanted to reach out and touch them.

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Down the crisp white Fashion Scout runway slinked some of London’s finest in belted metallic sheath dresses, scuba skater skirts, bold corsets, crop tops, two-toned pencil skirts, harnesses, and more from the CCUOCO Spring/Summer 2015 collection.

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The finale look, worn by the collection’s face Kerstyn Inouye, featured a divine white leather maxi skirt, corseted halter, and dramatic headpiece from Spoiled Cherry.

The designer joined her muse for a second lap around the runway and when the two paused to snap a selfie at the end of the runway the crowd went WILD.

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{First image shot by me // Rest from Vogue UK}

Check out the London Fashion Week video here, as well as additional coverage of the show on Vogue UK and Glamour.

Which look is YOUR favorite?

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Looks of the Week: Paris Fashion Week

We’ve arrived – Fashion Month has finally, thankfully, come to an end. I can’t imagine having spent the last month running from show to show in city after city. I’m exhausted having just sat here in San Francisco looking at the pictures!

After New York, London, and Milan, the fashion in-crowd headed to grand ol’ Paris for the final round-up of shows. Read on and enjoy the gorgeous styles spotted on the streets during Paris Fashion Week – Bold colors, dramatic embellishments, and luxurious fabrics.


{This is the definition of Parisian chic to me – Classic and fabulous with a little bit of an edge.}


{Layers, knits, plaid, and a beanie – Only Natalie Joos could make this look so fabulous!}


{Black & white done right – With a little personal twist and killer accessories. I’ll take those shoes in two colors please.}


{This is the perfect combination of colors and prints – It’s fun & eye-catching, and ready-for-Spring.}


{I love everything about this look – The flirty black & white printed dress and the killer coral leather jacket. Gorgeous!}

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Did YOU like the street style from New York, London, Milan, or Paris Fashion Week best of all?

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Looks of the Week: Milan Fashion Week

After checking out the killer street style in New York and London in the last two Looks of the Week posts, we’ll be heading to Milan for some sexy Italian fashion this week. 


{When I think of “Italian Fashion” I think of femme fatale oozing sex appeal – And what could be better than the perfect Little Red Dress?}


{This Italian take on a classic School Girl look really caught my eye – It’s chic, but still fun & makes a statement. Mi piace tantissimo!}


{Italian menswear is some of my favorite and I was looking forward to seeing the gentlemen of The Three F put together their MFW looks. Definitely not disappointing in this colorful, eye-catching layered ensemble.}


{A killer coat is my go-to piece for this time of year and I adore this blush version. The nude cut-out boots are the perfect finishing touch!}


{What I love about this look are the combination of fabrics and textures – It’s so dramatic and bold, you just want to reach out and touch the pieces!}

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Which of these fabulous Milan Fashion Week looks is YOUR favorite?

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Looks of the Week: London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week is always one of my favorites stops during Fashion Month – Not only do I adore the beautiful clothing and rich heritage of the London-based designers, but I also appreciate British street style.

In London you can always find great knits, minimalist layering, menswear-inspired pieces, and fabulous avant-garde designs. Read on for some of my favorite street style stars from the fashionable circus known as London Fashion Week!


{Camille is one of my favorite bloggers and she somehow stepped up her game even more for LFW in leather, layers, and cozy, chunky knits}


{I love stripes. I love a chic black & white look. And I love Miss Nicolette Mason. What’s not to love here?}


{Black & blue is a great color combination and so perfect for this time of year – I love the combination of different shades of blue in this look.}


{Nothing is quite as eye-catching as animal print and this printed turtle-neck dress was styled perfectly with black accessories and a chic cropped nude biker jacket.}


{And last but certainly not least – I loved Olivia Palermo’s grey-on-grey military-inspired metallics.}

Which of these London Fashion Week looks is YOUR personal favorite?

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New York Fashion Week Street Style

Half the fun for spectators during Fashion Week is the street style. True, the fashion-oriented flock to Manhattan to attend fashion shows & exclusive soirees, but the sidewalks have become an extension of the catwalk these days.

Here are some of the fabulously attired fashion bloggers, celebrities, actresses, editors, and other sartorially gifted ladies and gentlemen striking poses in New York this past week. Enjoy!


{Menswear separates – Mixing & matching perfection!}


{I was thrilled to see my favorite Londoner making the streets of New York City her catwalk last week before heading back for the London shows. Does it get any better than this vest?}


{Is anything chicer than a sleek white-on-white look? I especially love the classic silhouette of this fabulous skirt!}


{Sometimes a chic little dress is the answer to the age-old question of what to wear.}


{Mixing fun prints and bold colors is an art!}


{Stunning look. Head-to-toe stunning!}


{Bold, fun & eye-catching – All the hallmarks of a street style star.}

And I will call the second half of this post an Ode to Olivia! Because, believe me when I say, Miss Olivia Palermo brought her A-game to New York this season. Each look was perfectly put-together and utterly striking.



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 What’s your favorite look from New York Fashion Week’s street style parade?

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