Behind The Scenes, Blog, Business/Startup, Fashion 101, Mistakes To Avoid, Photo/Video Shoots

Top 8 Tips on How to Prepare for a Successful Photoshoot as a Fashion Designer

I always tell my clients, planning a photoshoot can take weeks, even months to prepare.  And the more time you give yourself, the less stress and better shape you will be in come shoot day.  So here are my top 8 tips on how to properly prepare for a photoshoot to ensure that it is […]

Blog, Daily Life, Image & Styling, Shopping Secrets, Travel

What to buy and what to skip! CHINA Shopping Tips & Tricks! Part 2 of 3

I hope you enjoyed reading Part 1 all about my Taiwan shopping experience!  In case you missed it, click here Next stop on my trip- Mainland China which is still very much a third world nation.  CAUTION- You can’t drink the water here and there are almost no ‘Western’ toilets.  Expect a hole in the […]

Blog, Daily Life, Image & Styling, Shopping Secrets, Styling Tricks, What To Wear

Spring into Summer Style

It’s here, it’s here!…….no not Justin Bieber or the World Cup….SUMMERTIME!  June 21st marks the official start of Summer, one of my favorite times of the year!    BBQ’s, picnics in the park, beach fun and lots of sun!  And of course with any season change, your wardrobe must change as well….or maybe NOT??!  Do […]

Blog, Business/Startup, Fashion 101, Fashion Week

What really happens backstage at Fashion Week?

I had the chance to work backstage at the Sonia Rykiel show this past week and the collection was AMAZING! I especially loved the motorcycle sequined tees and intarsia sweaters like the ones shown below!  There were also some amazing tie-patterned jacquard ensembles (giving way to a masculine-feminine feel), as well as some gorgeous lurex […]