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Runway Your Way: Luxe Leather

by Emily Weiss, Contributing Writer Featuring a combination of white lapels, tuxedo pants and leather, the runway show featured styles that deviated from her classic boho look. Going for a 70’s equestrian vibe with some rock n’ roll edge, the collection showed Zoe’s versatility as a designer. Her typical Saint Laurent tailoring was traded for […]

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Runway Your Way: Emilio Pucci

by Anna Olla, Contributing Writer Channeling the edgier styles associated with late-sixties and early-seventies fashion, the fall 2013 Emilio Pucci collection highlighted sultry silhouettes by raising hemlines and accessorizing with bold, thigh-high boots. Deviating from the more obvious seasonal trends of tweed and leather, designer Peter Dundas played with animal prints and colorful patterns to […]

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Runway Your Way: Fantastic Fall Edge

by Emily Weiss, Contributing Writer Recently dubbed the “fantasy street collection” of fall, the pieces in Stacey Bendet’s fall 2013 collection for Alice + Olivia offered up looks with superior edge. Emphasizing leather as the season’s number one staple by playing with rich, dark hues, Bendet presented looks that had a combination of fur, sequins, […]

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Runway Your Way: Diane von Furstenberg

by Maddy Gilson The Diane von Furstenberg Spring 2013 Ready-To-Wear collection is an excellent guide to mixing rich colors for spring. Both of these looks showcase how to incorporate saturated color into your wardrobe, a popular trend this season. Take note from these styles and pair classic pastels with bold, eye-catching colors. While you must […]

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Runway Your Way: Stripes

by Meghann Stelzner With stripes entering the runway vertically and horizontally, it’s hard to avoid the boldness of the look. New York Fashion Week first declared stripes a trend for spring, and since have appeared in fashion in all shapes and forms. Although you may be hesitant to embody this new look, paired with the […]

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Runway Your Way: J. Lindeberg

by Jen Anderson, Fashion Writer During these rather chilly and windy February weeks in Madison, it’s necessary to bundle up in layers. Unfortunately, “layers” can quickly translate to “excess bulk,” and as such it’s great to look to design collections for inspiration on how to avoid this constraining symptom. In J.Lindeberg’s recent Fall 2013 Ready-To-Wear […]

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Runway Your Way: Oscar de la Renta

by Steph Richter Oscar de la Renta’s Spring 2013 line featured pops of bright colors expertly mixed with strong neutrals. This outfit would be perfect for that interview for the job or internship you’re trying to land this spring! The peplum top is a staple item in any closet, with great versatility: swap out the […]

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Runway Your Way: Dior

by Chloe Karaskiewicz, Fashion Writer  For Bill Gaytten’s penultimate hurrah at Dior, the designer envisioned a “soft modernity” for fall, creating pieces with a distinguished air of femininity. With a nod to the house’s distinguished past, seen in full skirts and a modern rendition of the iconic Bar jacket, Gayttten played with structure and textured […]

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Runway Your Way: 3.1 Phillip Lim

by Chloe Karaskiewicz, Fashion Writer Phillip Lim’s Fall/Winter 2012 collection is modern: elegant and clean-cut, cast mostly in classic black and white. Wear this ensemble out for a classy holiday party, a work outing, or an important interview. This season is all about glamour: glitz in glitter, ornate brocade or simply chic, with pieces exhibiting […]

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Runway Your Way: Balmain

by Bronte Jagodzinski As Thanksgiving approaches to kick off the winter season, it is time to start thinking about what you will wear to upcoming holiday parties. What better way to spice up your look than with one of fall’s hottest trends: brocade. Balmain is a well-known Parisian house that consistently delivers dramatic, affluent high […]

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