Ear Clipping, the Anti-Piercing

Over at JC Report, we love pieces that are clever without being cumbersome. The simple hook on earrings from London-based COOPS fall into that category. We find ourselves asking ‘why haven’t…

Fresh Ideas Bring New Life to Milan and London Fashion Week

A breath of fresh air has swept the city of Milan, and who isn’t noticing? This season, a stable of established and emerging talents presented for the first time in…

Menswear’s Must Have Trends

Powerful prints and punchy colors brightened menswear runways for spring 2014; and with designers turning to color to make a statement, playful prints abounded. Subtle details like luxurious leather trims…

KTZ of Streetwear

Kokon To Zai, the venerable Soho London boutique started by Marjan Pejoski and Sasko Besovski has been selling needle moving, cutting edge brands since its inception in 1996.  From the beginning…

Paris Fashion Week: Dropped Hemlines

Paris Fashion Week has produced a range of characteristically luxurious and elegant collections, but the prevailing theme has been a desire for longer hemlines. Designers embraced an eclectic mix of…

Benoit Forgoes The "It Bag"

From design to art direction, PR to styling, Benoit Duvignacq's resume reads like a handbook on fashion career choices. Training at the prestigious ESMOD Paris school in pattern drafting and…

Charlotte's Web Arrives In Brazil

Charlotte Dellal's eye-catching shoe brand, Charlotte Olympia, can easily stand on its own well-shod heels. Launched three years ago in London, Dellal has helped bring the brand to new levels…

Ongwat: Elegant, Affordable Jewelry

Times are hard and compulsive spending has become a thing of the past, so affordable, elegant jewelry is not something to take for granted. Ongwat Jewelry, a privately owned luxury…

Martha Davis' Golden Prospect

The West Coast has long been associated with the entrepreneurial spirit—back to the settlers of the 1800's. San Francisco designer Martha Davis harnesses this energy in her debut footwear collection,…