Author Archives: Nessa Nguyen

Olivia Palermo Shines Through New Editorials

Olivia Palermo, born in 1986 to a real estate developer and interior designer, is an American socialite of Italian descent. Growing up in Greenwich, CT and having attended New York’s The New School, she first came on the scene in … Continue reading

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DKNY Original Stops New York Traffic

In this time of information overload and bombardment of advertising messages, one has to be very creative in order to grab consumers’ attention. That is exactly what DKNY did with the recent guerrilla marketing effort in its namesake city. Models Anja … Continue reading

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Tom Ford Voted One of Time’s 100 Most Influential People

Time Magazine recently announced its 2011 list of 100 most influential people in the world, and Tom Ford is included, given a nod for his dual roles as fashion genius and, now, a promising film director.  A quick look at … Continue reading

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Angelina Jolie & Jennifer Lopez Promote Jewelries

Angelina Jolie recently launched her jewelry line Style of Jolie designed by Robert Procop.  The designer describes Jolie’s style as “chic and contemporary” and uses gemstones in emerald, citrine and black to convey this. Unsurprisingly, these pieces have been incorporated … Continue reading

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H&M’s “Conscious Collection” Hits Stores

H&M released its Conscious Collection last Thursday, just in time to celebrate Earth Day on April 22. This is exciting news not only for the environmentally-conscious but also for style-conscious shoppers. The complete 37-piece women’s collection, including tank tops, blouses, … Continue reading

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How Much Would You Bid to Meet Victoria’s Secret Angel Doutzen Kroes?

After the earthquake and Tsunami in mid March, many companies and corporations in the fashion industry donated millions of dollars out of pocket while others designed T-shirts to raise awareness for the Japanese in need. The CFDA (Council of Fashion … Continue reading

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Trend Alert: Colorful Animal Prints for Spring

Fabric designs have drawn from many of nature’s creations. Animal prints often mimic the fur patterns of zebra, leopard, tiger and giraffe, among which leopard print is by far the most popular. For this spring, Blumarine has taken this concept and given … Continue reading

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Gwen Stefani Tops Elle Cover as Music & Style Icon

Elle magazine loves Gwen Stefani. The singer/designer, having graced the magazine’s UK edition in April, moved on to the US May cover. The 41-year-old mother of two looks amazing in a body-con symmetrical print Givenchy dress and a punky, pulled … Continue reading

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Fashion’s Night Out 2011 Goes Online

The third annual Fashion’s Night Out (FNO) has recently been scheduled for September 8, 2011. FNO is the biggest shopping event in many fashion capitals of the world, including Los Angeles, Milan, London and Sydney. For one night, all the … Continue reading

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Jay Manuel’s “Attitude” Showcased at Toronto Fashion Week

Jay Manuel, the platinum-haired beauty expert, has become a household name through 16 cycles of “America’s Next Top Model.” He is also the host and executive producer of “Canada’s Next Top Model” and a fashion correspondent for E! Networks. Having … Continue reading

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