mary tyler moore
Sonia Rykiel

Remembering Sonia Rykiel

JRemembering Sonia Rykiel, known as the Queen of Knitwear. The legendary French designer died Thirsday Aug 25 th , she had been suffering from Parkinson’s Nathalie Rykiel the fashion icons daughter and manager of the Sonia Rykiel label, reported her mother’s passing. Sonia Rykiel died early in the morning, due to the effects of Parkinson’s . […]

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vivienne westwood

Vivienne Westwood Celebrates 74th Birthday

Punk queen Vivienne Westwood turns 74 years young, All hail the irreverent and unconventional Vivienne Westwood Queen of British fashion .Considered one of the most outspoken fashion designers in the world, Westwood rose to fame in the late 1970s.  Her early designs shocked society while they helped create  the look of the punk rock movement […]

Rihanna fashion muse, icon, inspiration

Rhianna fashion muse, icon, inspiration

When writing about fashion icons I can’t say that a 20 something pop R&B star would be my first choice, but that’s until the world met Rhianna. Topping the charts and pushing the boundaries  are the first impressions this 27 year old diva gives. With 150 million records sold and 8 Grammy awards this Barbadian […]

mary quant

Vintage Fashion Icon Mary Quant

 What can be more vintage fashion today than the mini skirt. Vintage fashion or to some retro fashion is fashion from another time. The 1960’s produced the mini skirt and it’s  originator was  London designer MaryQuantMary Quant had an art-school background and had been designing and manufacturing her own clothes since the late 1950s. She […]

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shades of the past

Jaqueline Kennedy First Lady Style…Three Ways

  Jaqueline  Kennedy is a true fashion icon.When thinking of writing about fashion icons I had to only decide when to introduce Jaqueline Kennedy. One of the greatest fashion icons of the  twentieth century.Jacquline Kennedy possessed grace , charm, style and furthmore allure. It takes all of these elements and more to elavate someone to […]