Tuesday, May 31, 2011

street style spotlight: elena perminova

23 year old elena perminova- occasional model, wife of a russian billionaire and bestie of miroslava duma is no stranger to the fashion scene. besides the fact that this little nugget makes outstanding sartorial choices she also hails from the same little siberian town of novosibirsk as yours truly. here are a handful of her winning ensembles...

Monday, May 30, 2011

t by a wang pre fall 2011

some of that alexander wang goodness...perfectly simple, wear with anything separates in shades of champagne, navy and black.

photos via knighttcat

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

hot steppin'

i live for a good pair of short shorts so it's no surprise that lately i've been head over heels for the short suit craze. come to think of it...that craze started when i saw the chloe scalloped shorts from spring '09 so this isn't actually a new development. regardless, as demonstrated by the ladies below the short suit is perfect for any occasion...

Jen Brill's Chanel Shorts from thecoveteur

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

punk meets funk

as if i really need to count the reasons why i LOVE this vogue nippon shoot...

1. those damn balenciaga boots
2. androgyny is so hot right now
3. clever layering
4. bracelet overload
5. disheveled hair

photos from fashiongonerogue

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

the white serpent

the latest collection from aussie label lover (which also marked it's 10th birthday) was simply stunning. full of lace confections,soft silks and just a touch of menswear that quickly made my heart melt.i would be lying if i said i didn't want every piece...

photos from vogueaustralia

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

savage beauty

the met gala is kind of the fashion event of the season and with this year's theme honoring alexander mcqueen i was anticipating a parade of stunning creations by the late designer. only a handful of attendees actually donned mcqueen but none the less here are a few of my best dressed picks of the evening.

Hilary Rhoda in Alexander McQueen

Karen Elson in Alexander McQueen

Liu Wen (left) in Alexander McQueen

Liv Tyler in Givenchy Couture

Crystal Renn in Zac Posen