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Ralph Pucci and Pratt Institute Present “Organic Matter” at Delano

It’s November;  the month where fellow fashion-minded desert dwellers start to lust after warm clothing, not so much for the necessity, but for the aesthetic of it. Woolen garments are brandished in a defiant effort to scorn the oppressive heat that continues to prevail, as if cable-knit sweaters and crocheted scarves have the capacity to ...

Talking Fashion and Philanthropy with Eric Dickerson

  Sports Authority Las Vegas had a major event last weekend, celebrating the grand opening of two new locations as well as the revamping of an additional location. There to celebrate and give his support was Football Hall of Famer, Eric Dickerson. Holding strong with the record for the most yards rushed in a single season, ...

SPORTS AUTHORITY TO CELEBRATE THE GRAND OPENING OF ITS NEW AND IMPROVED LAS VEGAS–AREA STORES

  Sports Authority, one of the largest full-line sporting goods retailers in the United States and Puerto Rico, announced today that it will host grand opening events for its new and improved stores in the Las Vegas area on Saturday, November 8, at 8am. Sports Authority has finished remodeling one of its stores and has opened two ...

Happy Birthday Space Princess

One of our staff members, Asia Thornton, turned 20 this weekend. Now that she has safely stepped off the ride known as Life is Beautiful, we would like to pay her a proper tribute.  Taste-maker, writer, model, stylist, blogger and all around bad-ass chick, she has forged her own way and we are just happy ...

Dinosaurs and Roses to Host The Street Shop November 7th

by Leticia Apablaza - It is that time of year we all begin to recognize our good fortunes as well as lend a helping hand to others who need it the most. I realized this when I sat with Jillian Ohriner from Dinosaur and Roses to talk about a new shopping experience that is popping up ...

I Shot Andy Warhol

  Before I was shot, I always thought that I was more half-there than all-there – I always suspected that I was watching TV instead of living life. Right when I was being shot and ever since, I knew that I was watching television. -Andy Warhol If I had an old typewriter, I would use it. I would ...

Argyleculture: Interview with its Creator, Russell Simmons

Argyleculture has resurfaced just in time for fall. It's creator, Russell Simmons, who needs no introduction, has created a line that will, much like hip-hop culture, be appreciated by a diverse audience. Although the origins of hip-hop fashion lean toward a baggier cut and a looser fit, Argyleculture will represent a more sophisticated take on ...

Sarah Kolis wins Red Carpet Emerging Designer at Fashion Week Las Vegas

By Roger Talley When a fashion week includes “emerging designers” along with established professionals, the audience might be forgiven if they do not set their expectations very high. That is especially true when an “emerging designer” is a 20-year old college student. Experienced fashionistas have seen student projects. So when the reception to Sarah Kolis' collection ...

FWLV: Fresh Wear! and the White Chair by Roger Talley

The newest season of Fashion Week Las Vegas began with four shows on August 18, 2014. Like most fashion weeks, Fashion Week Las Vegas is mostly about women's wear. That's what the audience comes to see, and what they are likely to find most memorable. A Bill Blass menswear show can border on soporific, particularly ...

Fashion Week Las Vegas Opens with Some Bold Statements

Congratulations to Milka and her team for putting together yet another amazing event. Fashion Week Las Vegas, an event created to showcase the designs of emerging and established designers from all over the world, as well as bring forth new talent in the modeling forum,  had a greatly successful opening night. Standout pieces from the night ...

Ted Takes Vegas!

British lifestyle brand, Ted Baker London, launched its new store yesterday at Fashion Show Mall in Las Vegas. My editor Steven and I were invited to a private breakfast to preview the collection, and were absolutely stunned. We stumbled out their doors with new obsessions already formed. The Road to Nowhere dress lead us on a ...

9 Things Designers Should Know About Sourcing a Line at Magic

Thinking of starting a fashion line and don’t know where to start? President of Sourcing at MAGIC, Christopher Griffin, offers expert advice on how to navigate developing production relationships with vendors at MAGIC’s August 2014 show: 1.   Before you speak with a potential vendor, you should know your order quantity per style, when the order needs ...

The Indubitably Combatent Gentleman: Izaac Zevalking of Recycled Propaganda

Recycled Propaganda is the brain child of visual artist Izaac Baron Zevalking V. Born in London, his transplant to the United States opened his eyes to the differences in cultures, and provoked him to explore the matter both intellectually and artistically. His subversive works of art address the complex problems and issues in recent American ...

Fashion Feed Model and Muse: Lauren Eliot

In honor of her birthday, we decided to put this feed together of some of our favorite shots of Lauren. She has been with us since the beginning. In fact, we met at the July First Friday 2013. She has been a big supporter of the project, and has graced our  pages  several times over ...