Wednesday, August 24, 2011 · No Comments
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This past Sunday I had the pleasure of attending Allure of Style Fashion show in Montgomery, AL. The show featured pieces from designers and boutiques. Each year the show concentrates on a theme, and this year was no exception. This year’s theme was ” Jamaican Me Crazy”. It played on the colors as well as the culture of Jamaica.

While, I loved the entire show–there were a few designers that I definitely plan to keep on my radar.  The swimwear from J.Coutour, and  Shala’J were truly awe striking. The embellishments, tassels, and sequins  elevate the swimwear to the next level.  The pieces showcased from Coniques House of Style, J. Bolin, and Look Boutique literally had me taking notes. I was seriously eyeballing items for my must have list. Check out my interview with the mastermind behind Allure of Style V, Kenyatta ” Sway” Smiley. Continue Reading »


Thursday, September 9, 2010 · No Comments

It’s here , it’s here, Fashion week is finally here and we couldn’t be more excited!  The Mercedes Benz Fashion Week  is being held at the Lincoln Center instead of the infamous Bryant Park. Bryant Park was home to  Fashion Week since 1994. LA Times Reports  Fashion Week’s new home fits like a glove. Designer Nicholas K kicked things off this morning, with Project Runway’s Season Finale right after.  Trendsetter Richie Rich’s runway show will conclude tonight’s events.Unfortunately none of today’s designers went digital but, that’s not the case for tomorrow.  BCBGMAXMAZARIA and the Academy of Art University will have a Live Stream of the shows on their official websites. That means all you  Fashionistas can get a front row seat of what’s to come in the fashion world Spring and Summer 2011. For a full list of designers who will stream their runway shows live continue reading.

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Ooh La La Blog Presents Detroit Fashion Week

Tuesday, August 24, 2010 · No Comments
Posted in Events, Fashion

Detroit Fashion Week is Michigans’s only Fashion Industry Event and DFW will bring it’s 6th year of wonderful fashion runway showcases to Metro Detroit September 19 – 25, 2010.

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