NY FASHION WEEK: Rebecca Minkoff Spring 2014 With Janelle Monae

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NY FASHION WEEK: Rebecca Minkoff Spring 2014 With Janelle Monae FASHION : The Divas have rocked the house! What a treat to watch the amazing Janelle Monae perform throughout Rebecca Minkoff’s NY Fashion Week show.  The style going down the runway was not eclipsed by the energetic singer, a testament to the strength of the collection. While the spring 2014 collection was noted to be inspired by Latin America, the muse was not presented too literally.  Pretty embroideries were reminiscent of peasant blouses you might find at a market.  However,…

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The Florists Fashion Designers Love in New York, London, Milan and Paris

The Florists Fashion Designers Love in New York, London, Milan and Paris

The Florists Fashion Designers Love in New York, London, Milan and Paris Fashion Fashion : They send giant bouquets to special clients, keep fresh-cut stems on hand and have been known to create larger-than-life flower installations for shows and presentations: Fashion designers have long relied heavily on florists. T polled houses in the four fashion capitals to find out which florists they order from — and why. Photo Putnam & Putnam’s installation at Adam Lippes’s spring/summer 2017 presentation.CreditCourtesy of Putnam & Putnam NEW YORK Miho Kosuda Clients Include: Marc Jacobs,…

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Floral Fashion Bonanza

Floral Fashion Bonanza

Floral Fashion Bonanza Tuesday’s fashion shoot was a real flower-fest. Flowers on the dresses, flowers in the hair, photography in a florist and floral arrangements being created and sold all around us! Our challenge for the spring issue is making spring come alive… when we are in the depths of winter. We are quick learners and have managed to schedule our spring shoots indoors. Lucky thing that, because as I drove across to Young, the sleet was falling. Just a few notes on how we come to get such beautiful…

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Fashion made from flowers

Fashion made from flowers

Fashion made from flowers Forget floral-inspired fashion, these imaginative designers have taken flower-power one step further and actually created fashion from flowers! Ok, so the clothes might not exactly be wearable, but it certainly goes to prove how creative and versatile flowers can be. Check out these blooming creations: Creator: Jacqueline the Florist Made from real flowers and foliage, this dress was created by one of our florists Sharon and Carol at Jacqueline the Florist, Southam, Warwickshire.  The idea for Carol and Sharon’s floral dress came from a wedding magazine featuring…

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The Sole of Horticouture: Fashion Forward Vegetables and Flowers

The Sole of Horticouture: Fashion Forward Vegetables and Flowers

The Sole of Horticouture: Fashion Forward Vegetables and Flowers Horticouture : If you are a regular reader here, you know that I have a strong fondness for design, nature, and…shoes. Which is why I fell head over heels for French photographer Julie Lavie’sPantoufle de Vert (French for green slipper), a collection of shoes created from flowers and plants that she’s memorialized in a series of cultivated photographs. Blending fashion and floral design, Lavie has her feet planted on the ground as she examines the ephemeral quality of this planted footwear, noting that the botanical shoes would inevitably decompose,…

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Here Is The Latest In Men’s Fashion: Mixing Flowers In A Beard. Now That’s Fresh, Isn’t It?

Here Is The Latest In Men’s Fashion: Mixing Flowers In A Beard. Now That’s Fresh, Isn’t It?

Here Is The Latest In Men’s Fashion: Mixing Flowers In A Beard. Now That’s Fresh, Isn’t It? It is impossible to establish with any precision exactly who or what started this flowery trend, but whatever the history, men all over the world have been documented to have embraced it and are mixing up fresh-cut putting flowers into their beards. Needless to say, these unique flower arrangements have been all over social media and have cultivated a number of imitators or just people happy to poke fun at them. Here they…

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Fashion Trends from Spain for Spring/Summer 2013 MBFW MadridFRESH FROM THE SPANISH CATWALK

Fashion Trends from Spain for Spring/Summer 2013 MBFW MadridFRESH FROM THE SPANISH CATWALK

FRESH FROM THE SPANISH CATWALK Four fashion trends for Spring/Summer 2013 spotted at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid As the sweltering temperatures start to fall in Spain, the fashion industry just warms up, as it did at this last week’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Madrid. Almost edible spring hues took over the runways, along with familiar styles of seasons past. Here, four trends to build on through fall and winter as you dream about a Spanish spring and summer. FLOWERS IN BLOOM Last spring’s budding love affair with floral patterns…

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The Use of Flowers in Fashion World

The Use of Flowers in Fashion World

The Use of Flowers in Fashion World Flowers* are a common element in the fashion world, as they are directly related with beauty. What’s more, the colors of flowers* serve to decorate the patterns of several accessories, jewelry, etc. Clothes, bags and shoes often contain some flowers* in their design, especially in the summer and spring seasons. In the tropical regions, flowers are a common element in every pattern. Do you want to know more about the use of these motives in fashion? Flowers in Clothes In a frequent basis,…

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Fabulous Fashionable Flowers

Fabulous Fashionable Flowers

Fabulous Fashionable Flowers Fabulous : For this blog I thought we would get out of the greenhouse and talk about two things I am passionate about: flowers and fashion, and what better time than the week of New York Fashion Week! There are many people and designers out there who incorporate flowers into their artwork. From head to toe you can find models wearing flowers on hats and headpieces, dresses and gowns, shoes and accessories. My favorites are the ones where real flowers are used. So let’s take a look at…

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Secrets about Flowers in Fashion Industry and TheraphY

Secrets about Flowers in Fashion Industry and TheraphY

Secrets about Flowers in Fashion Industry and TheraphY   How to wear flowers with style :             1 Commit to a size of floral print. Floral prints come in many different sizes, from large flowers placed on the hemline of a dress to small, dainty floral prints that cover an entire garment. If you’re going to wear floral prints, choose a size of print that matches your personality and style. For example, if you have a larger-than-life sense of style, go for a larger print…

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