In memoriam, from Ground Zero, New York City

September 11, 2013

As a tribute to all those who lost their lives and loves on 9/11, I’m sharing photos from my visit to Ground Zero this summer. The fountain is quite beautiful, but I think the most important thing to remember is that the American spirit stays alive within each of us and we remain determined to [...]

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Five new Fall fashion launches you’ll love !

September 1, 2013

From customized Manolos to Marchesa’s 3-D nails, we’ve got the scoop on fall fashion’s best new launches…ladies, prepare for lift-off ! 1- Made-To-Order Manolo Blahniks from Neiman Marcus If you’ve always wanted your very own pair of Manolos, now’s the time to take the plunge. You can order the classic BB pump in the color [...]

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You can’t be pretty and smart: the absurd controversy over Marissa Mayer in Vogue

August 25, 2013

Did you know that some women are upset because Marissa Mayer, the Yahoo CEO, had the audacity to pose in Vogue and she looks stylish and even worse, pretty ? They’re offended that a woman who is so smart, so accomplished, so successful – has admitted to liking fashion (gasp!) and then brazenly dares to [...]

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Pitch perfect: Louis Vuitton shoes and handbags for fall

August 18, 2013

Now playing at Louis Vuitton in Scottsdale, a collection for fall/winter that makes you want to shout… HALLELUJAH ! Louis Vuitton Martingale Boot   Louis Vuitton Lipstick flat   Louis Vuitton, Merit pump   Louis Vuitton, Be Bop boot   Louis Vuitton, Loyalty ankle boot   Louis Vuitton, Vivienne Box handbag, Noir   Louis Vuitton, [...]

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Obsessories: This little owl handbag will make you smile !

August 14, 2013

Cruising through the handbag department at Nordstom yesterday, I spotted this glittering little owl handbag that stopped me dead in my tracks… Seriously, how cute is she ?! She’s from the land of Tasha. She has a cute friend too… A little peacock pal. Awwww. An owl and her pal. Covered in colorful crystals and [...]

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Postcards from the Edge – Punk: Chaos to Couture at the Met

August 6, 2013

At the top of my priority list for my recent trip to New York City was the Met’s current Fashion Exhibit – Punk: Chaos to Couture. Photos of the exhibit are not allowed, so I satisfied my photo keepsake desire with a few postcards from the gift shop. Deborah Harry in Zandra Rhodes, 1977. Photo [...]

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Fall Fashion Trends: what to buy now for Fall !

August 2, 2013

Transitioning into fall fashion isn’t easy when you live in Arizona. Sweaters and coats are a distant dream when you have at least 3 more months of warm, and I mean triple-digit-don’t-even-talk-to-me-about-leather weather ! What’s a girl to do ?! In my recent interview with Ken Downing, Fashion Director for Neiman Marcus, I asked exactly [...]

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Oh, to be a Lanvin bride… inside the Lanvin bridal salon in New York City !

July 19, 2013

I just returned from a short trip to the Big (Sweaty) Apple and man, was it hot ! Us desert girls just aren’t used to that kind of sweltering humidity. Holy Heatwave, Robin – it’s not easy to look stylish when your makeup’s melting off your face five minutes after you walk out the door [...]

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Ken Downing on style icons, fashion’s most influential designers and fall’s best trends !

July 6, 2013

In perhaps my favorite interview ever, Ken Downing, Fashion Director for Neiman Marcus, talks about everything from style icons, to the most influential designers today and whether John Galliano will make a comeback… he even has some advice for fashion bloggers ! From Ken, you always get candid answers and his insider view of what’s [...]

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Long live Liberty !

July 4, 2013

Wishing you all a happy Independence Day ! I have always felt privileged to be a citizen of the United States of America. We’re not perfect. But we are free and I can’t imagine living any other way. God Bless America and try not to light it on fire tonight, ok ?   Tweet

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