Archives for April 2010 | Meganlarussa

April 2010 archive

The Wonderful World of Christian Louboutin

What woman doesn’t want to own a fantastic pair of those red bottomed statement shoes?!?! Yep that’s what I thought…You’d have to be absolutely insane not to covet these exquisitely designed, made & marketed shoes!  Christian Louboutin grew up in Paris & like the true genius he is surrounded himself with freelance jobs for design […]

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Clothes for a Modern Day Audrey Hepburn

Well it was another fabulous, exquisite, well tailored, & oh so chic trunk show at Plain Clothes in Homewood, Alabama….this time with American luxury women’s wear designer, Lyn Devon. Pieces from Lyn Devon’s Spring 2010 & Fall 2010 Collections Lyn Devon’s Story: Lyn, a true New Yorker started her fashion journey at Parsons School of Design […]

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Tee-Time’ in Alabama

Alabama has become a wonderful lil hub of ‘green’ fashion designers.  From Natalie ‘Alabama’ Chanin to Earth Creations to newcomer Zkano…to most recently, the University of Alabama Apparel & Textile Design students. In honor of Green Week at the University, the students were given t-shirts to create new & fabulous garments for an event called […]

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I look at blogs.

When I look into my closet & see nothing to wear.  I look at blogs. When I am feeling like there is a ‘famine of beauty’.  I look at blogs. When I need inspiration for my writing & styling.  I look at blogs. When I am bored & feel like procrastinating.  I look at blogs. IN THE WORDS OF […]

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TOM FORD: The Brand, The Man, The Movie.

If anyone knows anything about resurrecting a downward spiraling fashion house, it’s Tom Ford.  A born & bred Southerner, Mr. Thomas Ford from Austin, Texas grew up surrounded by Southern ladies dressed to the nines. But his talent was immense & he moved to NYC to attend Parsons School of Design (my graduate school, whoop […]

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