New Age Feminist Bliss

By: Ashleigh K. Copeland If Katherine Hepburn, Jackie O, and Marie Antoinette had a baby, it would be this collection.  Marc Jacob’s spring 2019 collection of ruffles, pink satin, and all things avant garde is just what women need after such a tumultuous 2018.  This collection, even down to the music selection, is lighthearted, cohesive,…

Is MK Trying Too Hard?

By: Ashleigh K. Copeland The eclectic fashions Michael Kors shows for his spring 2019 collection, gives the brand in his namesake new life.  Though, we are not 100% sure if this new life is living up to the luxurious quality we are accustom to from Kors.  The jet-setter lifestyle the brand is known for still…

The Cool Kid Flourish

Stage is set, lights, camera, action!  Heavy metal instrumentals crack through the blank silence on the white rooftop.  Flashes of white hot lights zig and zag reflecting on chalk-like surfaces.  While the music pulses through the audience, strobing lights dance brilliantly in sync to the bass and drum beats.  If first impressions mean anything, we…

Every Woman on the Runway

After so many seasons of calling for diversity on the runway, Becca McCharen-Tran of Chromat throws open the door and finally answers the call.  Yes, I’m talking about full diversity and inclusion of all who love fashion. Plus-size (hate that we call all women who are not stick thin this term), skinny (but not sickly),…

How to Confidently Be Aggressive & A Little Nasty

A brand best known for its menswear, breaks out with an all-women’s wear runway show.  The 31 look collection by Linder comes out like a whistling tea kettle filled with Ketel One instead of water.  From the very first look, the audience realizes the lack of clothing Linder is serving on a silver platter. Designers…