• Inspiration,  Louis Vuitton

    Collecting Refrence Material is Genetic?

    Both my parents are artists and have folders and folders full of reference photos from all kinds of magazines they have collected over the years. Today my dad had the below Jill Sander ad out as he was using it as inspiration for some project he is working on. The romper in the photo caught my eye as it is just what I have been looking for. My dad tells me the photo is pretty old and might even be from the 80’s. Figures. Also sometimes I forget where I live – until I pass things like this on my walk to the subway.

  • Icon,  Inspiration

    Celebspiration Vol 2. – Jessica Biel

    (Click the photos to view them larger) [singlepic=18,320,240,,] [singlepic=17,320,240,,] [singlepic=16,320,240,,] [singlepic=13,320,240,,] [singlepic=15,320,240,,] [singlepic=14,320,240,,] Not only is Jessica Biel a talented actress, a natural beauty, and a sweetheart (she slept in my dorm room when I was in a freshman at NYU – one of her best friends was my roomates sister) – she is also my favorite casual dresser. I love the looks she puts together and I especially love that she wears the same pair of boots over and over again. Anyone who knows me knows that I can appreciate a well loved pair of boots. I can also appreciate her use of a beautiful large handbag. She also…

  • Inspiration

    Celeb-spiration Vol 1. – Rachel Bilson

    Being sick with a cold does not make for fun outfits. So rather then bore you with my uniform of hoodie and sweatpants I bring you a new feature! “Celeb-spiration”. I had a long discussion with my boyfriend the other evening about the need for stylists in the world of celebrity, as well as the need to look to pictures in magazines and images on television to gain inspiration for our outfits. For me, someone with an obscene amount of clothing there are the days when I hit a road block on what I should wear that day – I always enjoying wearing something cute, fun, and colorful – but…