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Day 8

Naeem Khan – Hematite Gloss

We celebrated the last day of spring 2012 New York Fashion Week with a final show that spotlighted dark, urbane nails. This season, manicures were in a heightened state of bliss – in Lucite, gold foiling, high shine gray, and glam styles: Many thanks to our entire team who worked tirelessly this week doing some […]

Fashion Week – highlights of the week!

Fashion week is over…10 days flew by in a flash and as I fly back home to San Diego, I summarize the highlights of the week in my head: 1. Overall trends: A softer shade of pale. Soft colors and a new minimalism have returned to fashion and nails follow suit with a new palette […]

L.A.M.B. – Gwen Stefani NEVER disappoints!

Gwen Stefani NEVER disappoints!  Her design this season was very ‘Comme des Garcon’ with layers, texture and volume.  Fabrics were a mix of different tribal prints, paired with checks and plaids.  Pieces included harem pants, swingy dresses, wrapped jackets and kicky skirts.  Her beauty story was…well HER, all the way!  In fact, at the beauty […]

The Blonds – ready for close-up!

We’re coming down to the home stretch with the next to last show of the week (and our personal highlight)…The Blonds!  We LOVE design duo David and Philippe Blond…they are extraordinarily creative, real showmen and true artists!  Their show is a REAL show…theatrical, fun and always beyond high glam.  (PS: The audience is always as […]

Isaac Mizrahi – Cucumber sandwiches anyone???

“It’s a party, have fun, play…be free everyone,” said fashion designer and TV personality Isaac Mizrahi in preparation for his show!  As adorable in person as he is on television, Isaac is filled with optimism for Spring/Summer 2011.  The collection featured black and white Xerox prints in lovely clothes befitting of the office OR a […]