This spring sees the return of gingham, the trend that took center stage on the runways. Designers Diane von Furstenberg, Tsumori Chisato and Temperley mixed gingham with other prints such as florals and plaids to create a bold look. Gingham went sexy secretary at Altuzarra with prim and proper shirt-dresses and skirt suits made provocative with plunging necklines and high slits. A retro French Riviera look also popped up in several collections including Michael Kors, Oscar de la Renta, and Diane von Furstenberg. It's a great alternative to spring's other classic, florals. So it's time to "check" it out!
Hamlet Garcia and Rachel Ringwood this month opened His & Hers Parlour, an all-in-one barbershop and hair salon at 3434 NW Seventh Ave. in Wynwood. In addition to offering hair-styling services, Garcia and Ringwood will release a product line that ranges from pomades to hair conditioners for both men and women.
Adding more high-fashion, luxury outlets to its roster, The Colonnade Outlets at Sawgrass Mills said Monday that it has added first-in-market outlets from La Martina and The Webster. Zadig & Voltaire Outlet will open in early 2015, the Sunrise shopping center said.
Oscar de la Renta, the Dominican-born fashion designer who spent more than 50 years dressing royalty, Hollywood celebrities and U.S. first ladies from Jacqueline Kennedy to Hillary Clinton, died yesterday, the New York Times reported. He was 82 years old.
Vilebrequin, the swimwear and resort brand founded in St. Tropez that is known for its colorful, printed men’s swimsuits, on Monday opened a newly located, larger and redesigned store at Bal Harbour Shops.
The Webster, the multi-brand luxury store based in Miami Beach, has partnered with the French ultra-luxury men’s designer Berluti to offer a selection of Berluti’s iconic pieces specially designed to reflect the Miami vibe.