Manic Monday

August 11, 2008

Zaha Hadid+Melissa

Though this isn’t her first collaboration with fashion designers (she recently worked on the Chanel Mobile Art project), Zaha’s designs for Brazilian footwear brand, Melissa, are highly anticipated. Read more here.

Meanwhile…

Johannesburg Fashion Week S/S 08

David Tlale showed beautiful couture inspired pieces. AND, one of my favorite labels, Pink Ant, gave me one more thing to look forward to this Spring!

WWD’s Spring Forecasts

  • Novelty jackets from cropped boleros to knee-length trenches
  • Maxidresses with cool, airy fabrics
  • Bright colors and prints
  • Lightweight, seasonless tops and skirts
  • Clean silhouettes with details like ruffles, cuffs, and zippers

…a little ambiguous, no?

Mad Men take on La Moda

August 8, 2008

Katherine Jane Bryant, costume designer for hot television program, Mad Men, influences top fashion designers with her costume choices. Check out the show’s own fashion blog here.

 For anyone who was at last night’s show at MSG you already know that no words can describe the marvelous-ness that took place last night. Still in a stupor…