Deconstruction…crop tops…rebellion!

I remember my first encounter with the idea of deconstruction. I was on a study abroad in France with a group of 15 students from Oregon State University. We were immersed in fashion for almost three weeks. Designer Prudence Millinery taught us how to make hats just as she did for YSL, Balenciaga, Tom Ford, etc. More […]

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Shirts of Spring

I’ll be posting three parts on the subject of shirts. Why? Well, as much as I feel like a lady in a dress, I exude power in a shirt. When I was very young, I danced around in dresses with layers of stiff silk and tulle made by my Aunt Carol. Notice that power stance […]

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The Choker

We’ve seen them everywhere lately. They come in all shapes, textures, colors, and sizes. The infamous choker. Back from the grave of your jewelry box from the 90s. Pull them out, dust them off, and pair them with your favorite low neck blouse, a ribbed fitted sweater, or even a scoop neck dress. What I appreciate […]

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