Fashion Friday: Lady-like Kitchen Inspiration

Lady GaGa is a fashion icon for our times. Love her or leave her, the girl loves fashion and pushes the envelope. But apparently, even she realizes that you can't wear meat EVERY day, and occasionally she wears things that are fairly normal. While I still couldn't wear this dress, you have to admit … [Read more...]

Fashion-Forward Burberry

As I mentioned in yesterday's post, I attended the 2012 Chick-Fil-A Leadercast™ event last week, and Angela Ahrendts was one of the interviewed speakers. She is the CEO of legendary English fashion house, Burberry. It is credited with inventing the trench coat in , and it's iconic plaid pattern is … [Read more...]

Fashion Friday: Stunning Stripes

Today's Fashion Friday looks at this relaxed maxi dress from Scandinavian designer Filippa Knutson, of her Filippa K design house. It represents a beautiful pattern, a relaxed cut, and a lifestyle that I aspire to.When translated into this hospitality lobby, the strong horizontal stripes create a … [Read more...]

Fashion Friday: Graphic Retro

Today's fashion friday comes from the Proenza Schouler Spring 2012 Collection. It's geometric, retro, with interesting texture and pleating. I love it! We've translated it into an office lobby using some backpainted textural glass in the front panel of the reception desk. (which doesn't show up … [Read more...]

Fashion Friday: Cool Blues

"The Great Gatsby" is coming out later this year, and I, for one, can not wait. I loved the book, I loved the Robert Redford movie, and I love the fashion of that era. Today's Fashion Friday inspiration is from Marc Jacobs' Spring 2012 collection at New York Fashion Week. This flapper-style dress is … [Read more...]

Fashion Friday: Tropical Block

This week, instead of a recipe (because when the weather is this beautiful, why spend time in a kitchen?) we are trying a new weekly focus inspired by fashion and color. We will choose a fashion layout from a magazine or retailer, and translate the color layout into an interior space. This week, I … [Read more...]