Tuesday, March 12, 2013

New York Fashion Week AW 2013....Li Wei

Chinese model Li Wei (Fusion) who opened and closed the show, after Mara Hoffman, NYC, February 2013.

Recreate Li Wei's look (kind of):

Love this bright sweater + cargo/army pants look. Great for weekends.....or, say, scaling a giant mound of snow ;)

Cargo/army pants (if you can't find any at your local Army surplus/vintage store): Rag &Bone/JEAN Portobello pants, Current/Elliott The Army pants, J.Crew Utility Scout pants, or NSF Mazzy cargo pants

Feel The Piece Boxy boat neck sweater, 360 Charlie Cashmere sweater, Markus Lupfer Lips sweater, J.Crew Tippi neon sweater, BZR ribbed sweater, Topshop knitted wool sweater, or Sanctuary fishnet sweater

New York Fashion Week AW 2013....Jenna

J.Crew's Jenna Lyons, NYC, February 2013.

Oh leopard print..... I do so adore you for your unwavering ability to appear fresh and relevant season after season. And I adore you even more teamed with PRINT. How terribly clever and unexpected!

Recreate Jenna's look (kind of):

Dsquared2 Dean shirt, Current/Elliott The Prep School shirt, J.Crew Perfect shirt, Equipment Signature shirt (in white) or ASOS white shirt with layered placket

Paris Fashion Week SS 2013....Doina

Doina Ciobanu, from The Golden Diamonds blog, before Christian Dior, Paris, September 2012.

Get ready for Spring in a printed dress like Doina's cute candy-print dress.

Recreate Doina's look (kind of):

Milly Carlin clover-print dress, Camilla and Marc jewelry print dress, Marni scratchy cat dress, Topshop patchwork print shift dress, Victoria Beckham dress (not printed but it has the same shape and feel as Doina's dress), ASOS midi dress in wallpaper print , Orla Kiely 60s dress in poolside print, Topshop letter print shirtdress

Paris Men's Fashion Week SS 2013....Esther

Esther Quek, Group Fashion Director The Rake & La Femme magazines, before Dior Homme, Paris, June 2012.

So nice to see Esther at the women's shows in Paris this month. More Esther = happy me (and, of course, 150 other photographers;)

Recreate Esther's look (kind of):

Suiting: A.L.C. Moranto blazer + A.L.C. Carter pants,  Paul & Joe Caraluci neon jacquard blazer  + Paul & Joe pants, Vanessa Bruno grosgrain trimmed jacket + grosgrain trimmed pants, A.L.C. Toland jacket + A.L.C. Carter pants, or Stella McCartney Iris blazer + pants

Wedges: Moschino suede open toe pumps, Pierre Hardy cube-print canvas wedges, Topshop Whirlwind espadrille wedges, ASOS Pioneer wedges

Equipment signature white and red shirt, J.Crew polka dot shirt, Equipment Brett shirt in polka dot and thistle print, or Dolce & Gabbana polka-dot stretch shirt

London Street Style....Outside Tommy Guns Salon

Outside Tommy Guns hair salon, Soho, London, June 2012.

I was looking through some old photographs this morning and came across this photo from back in the summer last year. I saw them sitting on the seat, asked if I could take their photograph...and, well, this is the result.