Author Archive: Karen E. Duncan
Below are fabulous holiday styles for all you plus-sized fashionistas out there. You’ll find everything you need to keep you stylish this Holiday season from the LBD (Little Black Dress) to evening gowns.
As the holidays arrive so do the party invites and it’s time to check the stores for the perfect cocktail attire. It’s hard to go wrong with the classic LBD (Little Black Dress) but this holiday season why not go for something bolder? For this season’s soirees try on delightful dresses in deep jewel tones. [...]
“She loves silver, she loves gold. Her Holiday indulgences inspired by the ornate excess of antiquity. Shades and finishes worn as gilded treasures. Modern by nature, she flirts with the style and fashion of another time. She’s an Antiquitease.” That’s MÂ·AÂ·C ‘s description of their new Holiday collection of color. Sounds luxurious doesn’t it?
On Friday, Oct. 19th, 2007 BK Fashion Week (end) will present “Circus Couture” Spring/Summer Collections ’08, the first of three nights of a dazzling display of hot new fashions from 19+ fashion designers from around the world. The event will be a major introduction for some of the hottest emerging design talent. You don’t want [...]
EMERALD EYES – Bold colors for fall aren’t just limited to your wardrobe…why not sport a jewel bright blue on your lids like Alicia Keys?
THE COLOR PURPLE â€“ This majestic hue ruled the runway in shades from Plum to Bordeaux.
RETRO 40â€™S CHIC – It’s time for a very grown-up & glamorous look! Sky-high pumps paired with a form-fitting pencil skirt and sexy bow tie blouses complete this retro 1940â€™s look.
BRIGHT COLOR â€“ Think outside the box and buy bold, bright hues like cobalt and fuschia to add a playful pop of color to your fall wardrobe.
GRAY â€“ Move over Blackâ€¦ Gray is â€œTHEâ€ color to buy for Fall/Winter 2007! Gray was featured on numerous runways in every shade from light dove gray to deep charcoal. Run, donâ€™t walk, to get this hot new color in a variety of clothes and accessories!
Full, Thick Brows – Super skinny brows are â€œoutâ€ and fuller ones are the rage. So ladies put down the tweezer and let your brows grow in. Just make sure you keep them looking groomed, not wild and bushy.
Smoky Eye – Smoky grey eyeshadow looks so right for fallâ€¦pair it with pale pink lips and softly colored cheeks for maximum impact. As seen at Emanuel Ungaro Fall 2007 Fashion Show
DARK LIPS â€“ Matte dark lips paired with lots of liner and smoky shadow will give you an updated 40â€™s classic look. As seen at Monique Lhuillie Fall 2007 Fashion Show
PURPLE SMOKY EYES -Purple was one of the hottest hues on the runway and it’s just as fabulous on the face. And the great thing about the color purple is that it makes any eye color pop. So take a hint from Thandie Newton and get smokin’ in purple shadow.
MatteÂ² is a collection of 16 new matte formula eyeshadow shades and 5 new liner colors.
Hope you enjoy our 3rd article in the series on hot trends in accessories for fall. PATENT LEATHER â€“ The “Power” trend for Fall/Winter 2007! Patent leather accessories look dynamite whether paired with a pencil skirt for work or jeans on the weekend. And this season youâ€™ll find patent leather in every color of the [...]
Here’s the 2nd article in our series on hot accessory trends for fall. METALLICS â€“This trend is still hot! You can see metallics in everything from headbands to handbags. Accessories in silver, gold, bronze, even pewter are all the rage for fall.
This is the first of a series of articles that will illustrate the current and hottest trends in accessories for fall. ANIMAL PRINT – Add a bit of the exotic into your everyday dress with animal prints in leopard, zebra, giraffe and tiger.