Fall 2012 Fashion Trends, Day Two: Leather


On the Runway Leather continues to be a big trend on the runway.  Patent or shiny leather is especially in this season, such as Tommy Hilfiger’s lacquered shiny leather coat (in oxblood!) or J.W. Anderson’s glossy magenta ensemble. Other (less shiny) runway looks I love: See more inspiration on the Destination Thrift Runway Inspiration Pinboard! Ideas … Continue reading

Fall 2012 Fashion Trends, Day One: Oxblood Red

Throughout the rest of September, I’ll be profiling twelve trends for Fall 2012.  This post kicks off Day One of the 12 Days of Fall Fashion.  Check back every other day for the latest installment! On the Runway Oxblood red is the must-have color this fall.  The deep wine-colored hue graced several runways, on big … Continue reading

Bargains with No Boundaries

You’ve probably heard that song about how video killed the radio star.  Well, similarily, a lot of people might think the Great Rescession killed the Fashionista. That, my friends, is completely false.  The Great Recession made the Fashionista more budget-minded, not less fashionable. Though the economy may be somewhat stronger today, the idea of thrifty … Continue reading