Thursday, September 28, 2017

Harley Quinn Smith Wears Gabriel NY

Harley Quinn Smith was photographed wearing Gabriel NY to the Mercy For Animals Annual Hidden Heroes Gala in Los Angeles over the weekend. The actress accessorized her sleek black suit with Gabriel NY's 14k White Gold Hoops Diamond Earrings ($1,905, style# EG13445W45JJ) and the 18k White Gold Art Moderne Diamond Ladies' Ring ($3,970, style #LR51195W84JJ; www.gabrielny.com). 
Harley Quinn Smith Wears Gabriel NY

Harley Quinn Smith Gabriel NY

Thursday, April 20, 2017

AAFA 2017 American Image Awards

The American Apparel & Footwear Association announced its 2017 American Image Awards honorees: Andrew Rosen, Founder and CEO of Theory (Person of the Year); Marc Fisher Footwear(Company of the Year); Stuart Vevers of Coach, Inc. (Designer of the Year); Nick Graham (Fashion Maverick); and Ed Nardoza(Lifetime Achievement Award). Award winning stage and screen actor Alan Cumming will emcee the gala.

Presented on April 24 in New York City, the American Image Awards will benefit the Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI), part of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Foundation.

“As a leader in the fashion world, the American Image Awards honors our industry’s highest achievers. These are the mavericks, influencers, and rebels who continue to transform fashion and our business,” said Rick Helfenbein, president and CEO of the American Apparel & Footwear Association. “We are thrilled to highlight the accomplishments of the 2017 honorees.”

Person of the Year is awarded to Andrew Rosen. As Founder and CEO of Theory, Rosen has redefined contemporary fashion through his unique vision. With a commitment to young American talent, Rosen has cultivated, mentored, and invested in the next generation of designers and entreprenuers.

Company of the Year is awarded to Marc Fisher Footwear. Marc Fisher has set a new standard in design and innovation, cultivating an aesthetic that is accessible to a broad base of style-minded consumers for each brand under their portfolio. The award will be accepted by Marc Fisher and Susan Itzkowitz. In addition to his namesake collection, brands under the Marc Fisher umbrella include Guess, Sigerson Morrison, Kendall + Kylie, Tretorn, Tommy Hilfiger, and most recently Easy Spirit.

Designer of the Year is awarded to Stuart Vevers, Executive Creative Director of Coach, Inc. Vevers joined Coach in 2013 following nearly two decades in the fashion accessory business. At Coach, he has reignited the legendary accessories house as he oversees all creative aspects of the brand, including Women’s and Men’s product design, brand imagery, and store environments.

Fashion Maverick is awarded to Nick Graham. Founder of the underwear line “Joe Boxer,” the brand single-handedly revolutionized an entire category of the fashion industry. Graham has the unique honor of being the first clothing designer on the internet in 1992 and producing the first live-streaming fashion show. In 2013, Graham launched his eponymous line, designing modern menswear by combining classic British menswear with American styling for what he calls the perennial millennial consumer.

Lifetime Achievement is awarded to former Women’s Wear Daily Editor-in-Chief Ed Nardoza. Nardoza led WWD for 25 years. One of the finest editors of his generation, Nardoza built the top news operation across fashion, beauty, and retail.

AAFA has partnered with the CFDA to benefit FMI, which awards grants through the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) to support advancements in domestic manufacturing training, design innovation, and production intelligence. 

“We thank the AAFA for its support of the CFDA Fashion Manufacturing Initiative, an important program to preserve garment manufacturing in New York,” said Steven Kolb, President and CEO of the CFDA. “With the funds raised on this special evening, CFDA will be able to contribute to an important aspect of New York City’s economy.”

Owned and operated by the AAFA, the American Image Awards began in 1977 to honor those who have exemplified leadership, excellence, and outstanding achievement in all sectors of the apparel and footwear industry, including education, design, manufacturing, and retail. This year’s ceremony will take place at the historic 583 Park Avenue venue in New York City.

More information on the American Image Awards is available here. Supporters can join the conversation online using #AmericanImageAwards.

About AAFA:
Representing more than 1,000 world famous name brands, the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) is the trusted public policy and political voice of the apparel and footwear industry, its management and shareholders, its four million U.S. workers, and its contribution of $361 billion in annual U.S. retail sales. AAFA stands at the forefront as a leader of positive change for the apparel and footwear industry and delivers a unified voice on key legislative and regulatory issues. AAFA enables a collaborative forum to promote best practices and innovation. AAFA’s comprehensive work ensures the continued success and growth of the apparel and footwear industry, its suppliers, and its customers.

About the Fashion Manufacturing Initiative:

The Fashion Manufacturing Initiative (FMI) is a program of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) in partnership with the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC). FMI was created to nurture, elevate, and preserve garment production in New York City, ultimately connecting fashion designers to local manufacturing. The program includes: FMI Grant Fund offering matching grants to facilities committed to improving their services through innovation and technology; Apparel Skills Training Courses to generate a stronger workforce; a New York City Production Database on CFDA.com; and ongoing professional development sessions, industry events and collaborative partnerships. 
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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Holiday Gift Ideas for Men 2016

It is that time once again, when we are bombarded with so many gift options. To make things a little less hectic, we have put together an easy “Holiday Gift Guide” for him.  From fragrances to pajamas to timepieces, there is a perfect stocking stuffer for your dad, son, brother or special someone! 
GIFT GUIDE FOR HIM

Joe Boxer Pajamas Holiday 2016

Fun Pajamas Holiday 2016

Cufflinks are perfect holiday gift

Men's Fragrance Gift Ideas

Watch Gift Ideas for Men
All of the above men's holiday gift ideas are available at Sears.  Find these and many other fashionable gift ideas at the Sears website and visit a store near you.

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

John Legend Wearing daniel patrick Ripped Jeans and Shoes

John Legend was photographed wearing daniel patrick at the American Music Awards on November 20th in Los Angeles!  The fashion savvy singer rocked his daniel patrick's classic ripped skinny jean in natural ($250) and high top roamers in sand ($495) during his performance! 
John Legend Singing
Here is another look at the men's high top roamers in sand.
men's high top roamers in sand
Here is a photo of a fashion model wearing the same skinny ripped jeans.
daniel patrick's classic ripped skinny jean in natural
Last week the singer hosted a private album listening party in New York and was spotted wearing daniel patrick's high top roamer in black ($495; www.danielpatrick.us)!  You can see what John Legend was wearing last week from the John Legend Wears daniel patrick footwear style report on the Fashion Blog.

John rocked his ripped jeans well.  If you are interested in learning more about ripped jeans, you can check out the new fashion influence section on Apparel Search.  Speaking of fashion influence, John Legend is clearly an influencer.  He has a fantastic sense of style.

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Naya Rivera Rocking Graphic T-shirt

Naya Rivera was spotted wearing Bravado yesterday in Los Angeles! The actress rocked the Rolling Stones Raglan tee while furniture shopping with her husband, Ryan Dorsey (Price available upon request, www.BravadoUSA.com). 
Naya Rivera Los Angeles
Naya Rivera Dorsey is an American actress and singer, known for playing Santana Lopez on Fox's musical comedy-drama television series Glee. She also played the role of Hillary Winston on The Royal Family at the age of 4, for which she received a Young Artist Award nomination. Her first solo single "Sorry", featuring American rapper Big Sean, was released on September 17, 2013.

Learn more about Naya Rivera at her website.

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Thursday, March 10, 2016

Spring & Summer 2017 Fashion Trade Shows

TRADE SHOW DATES
SPRING/SUMMER 2017

PREMIUM International Fashion Trade Show
28–30 June 2016
STATION-Berlin, Luckenwalder Str. 4-6, 10963 Berlin
www.premiumexhibitions.com

SEEK Contemporary Fashion Trade Show
28–30 June 2016
Arena, Eichenstrasse 4, 12435 Berlin
www.seekexhibitions.com


PREMIUM ORDER MUNICH
6-9 August 2016
MOC, Lilienthalallee 40, 80939 Munich
https://www.premiumexhibitions.com/munich  

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Knitbrary

Knitbrary
Knitbrary
Giving priority to quality they design knitted pieces using superior materials. Their simplicity brings out their inherent appeal.

They travel around the world selecting the best and purest fibers.

Their traditional approach to manufacturing, on a small scale and with local experts, makes each piece really unique.

Beautiful materials and proportions, beautifully crafted, providing an enduring and timeless knitwear.

Fashion company located in Spain.

Knitbrary will be on display at Tranoï Femme in March.

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Dascha Polanco Sparkled on the Red Carpet

Actress Dascha Polanco sparkled on the red carpet at Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles! The Orange is the New Black star accessorized her art-deco gown with Parade's Diamond and Sapphire Ring (Style no. R1939; $247,250), Diamond Stud Earrings (Style no. E3695; $17,676), Diamond Ring With Blue Sapphire (Style no. R3642; $28,600), and 2 piece Diamond Eternity Band set (Style No. BD3104; $3,450; ParadeDesign.com).
Actress Dascha Polanco
Actress Dascha Polanco Red Carpet
2 piece Diamond Eternity Band set

Parade's Diamond and Sapphire Ring

Parade's Diamond and Sapphire Ring
Learn more about Dascha Polanco in the celebrity fashion blog section.

Learn more about Parade jewelry.

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Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Saks Fifth Avenue Christmas Gift 2015

Saks Fifth Avenue Christmas Gift
Shop for luxury fashion and accessories at Saks Fifth Avenue.

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Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Trendy UGG Boots

Looking for trendy boots.  Well, UGG Australia has them.

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