Chains on the Runway

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Many runway shows are very intimidating. There’s a fierce model walking down with a well calculated soundtrack matching each step. We often overlook the details of each piece. While examining some of the recent runway looks, we came across M&J-like trims that resemble the most coveted pieces.

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57679-220MM Braid With Chain Velvet Ribbon

hbz-ACCESSORIES-FALL-13-BAGS-SHEARLING-Ralph-Lauren-clp-RF13-9004-lgnRalph Lauren

36941-G4MM Metal Chain

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42083-n_11 1/2″ Half Stem Aluminum Chain

Prep School Street Style

Here are some of our favorite prep school-inspired street style outfits.

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Prep School Runway Looks

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Envious of all those Gossip Girl outfits?  Here’s your chance to recreate your own GG inspired outfit sans dress codes. Designers such as Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren, Opening Ceremony and A.P.C have coveted some of the preppier looks that are undeniably cool.

Preppy 4.5Tommy Hilfiger

Preppy 2Ralph Lauren

Prep 4 A.P.C

Preppy 3Opening Ceremony

Preppy 1Tommy Hilfiger

Styling Tip: Try mixing and matching  prep school pieces with leather to create an edgy look or opt for the full on quirky look shown on the runway.

What Are You Wearing This Spring?

 Donna Karan

What are you wearing this spring?  Yes, it is still winter.  However, spring is not that far away; especially with January already coming close to an end.  NYC’s fashion week is also coming up soon.  So to give you a little inspiration, we are posting some amazing outfits for Spring 2010 from some of the world’s top designers.  Be sure to check back often as we update you on the latest runway shows from NYC’s fashion week.

Ralph Lauren

Erdem

Bottega Veneta

Versace