Great Gatsby Inspiration

Few films have had such a powerful impact on fashion in the way that the Great Gatsby has.  The fashion sense of the roaring 20’s has influenced retailers and those counting down the days for the May 10th release. Brooks Brothers and Tiffany & Co created costumes for the films but we have been seeing … Continue reading Great Gatsby Inspiration

Rhinestones on the Runway

Many designers use rhinestones to enhance pieces within their collection. Some designers add a few stones here and there while others create works of art. Judith Leiber is one designer who has made a name for herself for her innovative use of crystals and rhinestones. Her initial bag created due to a shipping error which … Continue reading Rhinestones on the Runway

Alexander McQueen Inspired Bag DIY

Each year there is an it-bag. This coveted item is desired by everyone but owned by a select few.  This past year everyone had been crazed over the Alexander McQueen Skull bag.  Upon adding our Skull Nailheads to our e-commerce site, we realized how simple this DIY would be.  Check out our Alexander McQueen Inspired … Continue reading Alexander McQueen Inspired Bag DIY

Paris & Milan Fashion Week 2012 Highlights

By Blerona It looks like Lace is still appearing all over the runway and I'm can't say that I'm mad about that! Besides beautiful metalic and sheer lace, the runway this year is bringing back the bling with shiny details of crystals, rhinestones, nailheads and beaded embellishments. As well as feathers, my favorite! Here are the … Continue reading Paris & Milan Fashion Week 2012 Highlights

Alexander McQueen Tribute

By Blerona Alexander McQueen, a most loved fashion designer all over the world. The English fashion designer was known for his unconventional designs and shocking tactics. Being one of the youngest designers to achieve the title “British Designer of the Year” four times, McQueen’s original and creative collections are loved throughout the fashion world. His … Continue reading Alexander McQueen Tribute

Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” Inspired Bracelet

by Blerona In an interview with WWD Magazine, Lady Gaga said she shops at M&J Trimming where she gets her inspiration for some of her funky and over the top pieces. The performer who describes her look as “filthy, unacceptable,” has now inspired M&J Trimming. After her change of wild outfits and performance at the MTV … Continue reading Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” Inspired Bracelet

Paris Spring 2010

By Milton The runway shows from the Paris Spring 2010 collections were full of surprises and as expected, beautiful clothes.  Some of these included Alexander McQueen's short dresses, with digitally printed reptile patterns and shoes that were simply amazing; while Valentino's short party dresses in soft tones like pale yellow, rose, gold and nudes made … Continue reading Paris Spring 2010