Trend Review: Nanette of the North

nanette Lepore Fall 2011 Collage

I’ve always had a soft spot for Nanette Lepore.  Her Ohio hometown is right next door to mine, and believe it or not, I wore a dress from one of her early collections to my sister’s bat mitzvah.  That super cute LBD with a satin ruffled neckline and bow at the empire waist would still […]

Trend Review: Meet me in the Midi

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Midi length skirts and dresses started strong this spring, and if the Fall 2011 runways are any indication, the trend shows no signs of slowing. Almost every designer showed a version on the runway – fitted, flared, pleated and more. Rachel Comey showed a variation on one of my favorite fall pairings: a flowing midi […]