Runway to Real Way: Life in Black & White

  Runway to Real Way: Black/White by luisalucia featuring leather crossbody handbags Black and white is one of my all time favorite outfit combinations… there’s something about it that’s oh-so-chic.  Black and white stripes are on the top of my list, but there really are so many ways you can wear this trend, as seen […]

Trend Review: It’s Black; It’s White

black and white trend

While the Spring 2012 runways were dotted with bright color trends (tangerine tango, pinks of all shades, minty green), a very neutral yet classic color combo also made a strong showing: black and white.  There’s something so easy yet elegant about this match-up that guarantees it’s always in style; look for it to continue trending […]

Runway to Real Way: Spring Florals

  Runway To Real Way: In Bloom by luisalucia featuring printed pants   Florals are always in for spring – it practically goes without saying.  However, this year there were a few interesting twists on the trend, and my absolute favorite is the floral pant!  I love this option because the masculinity of pants juxtaposes […]

Runway to Real Way: Below the Waist

Drop waist

  Runway To Real Way: Below The Waist by luisalucia featuring a dropwaist dress The iconic drop waist silhouette of the 20’s is back in swing for Spring 2012.  This modern take on a vintage style epitomizes the “everything old is new again” fashion adage.  And indeed the style has been reinvented for the current […]

Trend Review: Low Rider (aka Dropped Waistlines)

Dropped waists

Drop waist garments were a definite theme on the Spring 2012 runways, but don’t grab for your knotted pearls and seamed stockings quite yet, because these looks had a decidedly modern twist. Chloe’s warm hued striped dress was light, airy and cinched at the hips.  Fit for a spring brunch, this look would be perfectly […]