The ballerina dilemna

I love ballerinas. I really do. Their grace, strength and dedication to their art never fail to touch me. I am too much of a bad dancer to even dream of becoming one so I will be content with the type of ballerinas that you can wear on your feet. I have bought these black…

The Berluti bespoke shoes workshop

LVMH’s “Journées Particulières” were a massive hit this past weekend in Paris. For the second year, the luxury group welcomed the public in its ateliers. When bookings opened a few weeks ago, invitations were gone within minutes. People without one had to queue for 5 long hours at Dior. Today I will tell you about…

Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations windows at Bergdorf Goodman

The Met gala has come and gone, which means only one thing: there is a major fashion exhibition underway in New York City! After Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty (post here), the venerable institution gives us Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations, on show starting today until August 19th 2012. Every year, Bergdorf Goodman designs its 5th…

Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty windows at Bergdorf Goodman

I bailed on the Met gala celebrating the new Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty exhibit. I did not ditch work to watch Daphne Guinness get ready for the big party at Barneys despite your urgings on Twitter. I did however admire Alexander McQueen’s work that very night in front of the magnificent Bergdorf Goodman windows on…