Posted on June 17th, 2008
“Chanel gave women freedom, Yves Saint Laurent gave them power”
On June 1st, Fashion lost one of its greatest contributors: Yves Saint Laurent. At the age of 71, Saint Laurent passed away in his Paris home after a year-long battle with brain cancer. Considered fashion’s “fourth force” beside Chanel, Balenciaga, and Dior, Saint Laurent is the last of a generation of design legends.
»» READ MORE »»
Posted on June 8th, 2008
hen people started to see Carrie (Sarah Jessica Parker) and “Mr. Big” (Chris Noth) around NYC filming the Sex and the City movie, the anticipation began: about the actors, the plot, and of course the fashions! Now that the movie is here, I just have to throw in my “2 sense”!
Just like in the TV series, there are always some outfits that I absolutely love, and others that totally belong in the “What Were They Thinking?” category. Unfortunately, the first outfit Carrie appears in falls into the later. While the on-screen 20 something’s “oohed” and “ahhed” at Carrie’s ensemble – I “ewwwed” it. »» READ MORE »»
Posted on April 15th, 2008
hat better way to kick off Froggy’s Spotlight than with a designer who recently celebrated 40 years in fashion? We all know designer Ralph Lauren – he created classic American style as we know it – and with his Spring 2008 collection, he showed us that he just keeps getting better!
It’s pretty well known that Lauren got his start in the industry by »» READ MORE »»