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Now this is really Ready-To-Wear. Saint Laurent’s Spring Summer 2014 show have just finish and I feel completely proud of trusting Hedi Slimane. It probably sounds emo-like but I LOVE black, wearing black clothes, black eye liner, black nail polish, it feels so effortless stylish, just my cup of tea; and at the same time it brings an edge, a too-cool-for-you attitude that a shy person like myself finds perfect to show my true colors and make it part of my personal style. Continue reading
The rumors about Marc Jacobs leaving LV were coming in a stormy way. I try myself not to believe them. But in the morning of the Spring Summer 2014 collection, the confirmation was already out. Even though was nice to hear his departure was his own choice to be able to pay more attention to developing his own brands, I felt like somebody just die. I know it sounds weird, but Marc at LV was one of my first contacts with fashion. The very first fashion item I fell in love with was, of course, the monogram multicolor handbag. And from then on, I became a huge fan of the brand, and Jacobs himself, I always love designers that make the difference, whose vision is so particular that most people will never understand why other like what they do. But life moves on, so we should, I wish the best luck to Nicolas Ghesquiere taking over Louis Vuitton and I look forward to see what Nicolas and Marc have in mind for both brands.
Just when I was still mad at my father for not letting me go to the Buenos Aires Fashion Week, which is held on the capital city of my country, 4 hours away from y hometown, fate play a good one to me, finally. Some weeks after the deception, I found out my hometown was doing a two-days fashion show event where some of the top brands in my country which had a store in town showcase their Spring/Summer collections (here is almost spring so it was kind of weird to later walk around the mall seeing some of the things you just saw on the runway). But sadly it was by invitation only.
As I woke up this Saturday expecting nothing but spending the whole day studying for University exams, a little reminder on my iPhone pointed out two events that actually made my day: Alexander Wang and Hervé Léger by Max Azria fashion shows. I don’t know why but something told me that morning that I would love Alexander Wang’s show and my guts were right. Continue reading