Pale Approach

  Witness the lighter shades of denim emerge for spring fashion, as Teen Vogue showcases some of the season’s hottest denim collections. Pale pastels blend with loose cut-offs, skirts and pants in a variety of white, bleached blue and softened indigos. The top teen magazine hits many brands-of-the-moment, Current/Elliott, MiH and Silver Jeans.
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Imrie Boutique

The Imrie clan, Tasmin, Caitlin and mother Pippa, have put their senses together to create this stylish boutique. What began as a seasonal shop in the Hamptons has made its way to their other favorite city of refuge, Paia. From Maui-made bathing suits to editorial-ready pieces, Imrie carries a wide range of fashionable pieces. 93 Hana Hwy. Paia, HI 96779 Tel: (808)
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88 Tees

Hidden in the madness of Waikiki is 88 Tees, a funky chain of boutiques indigenous to the island of Oahu. Well known by the Japanese and celebrities like Ayumi Hamasaki, Jackie Chan and Beyonce Knowles, 88 Tees has become a landmark shop for Honolulu. The store is famous for their graphic tees, vintage aloha shirts and unique Hawaii
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Biasia Rose

With hippie roots and an eco-friendly sensibility, Biasa Rose has always known how to keep up with the times. The boutique carries hip brands like Current/Elliott, James Perse and TOMS Shoes as well as a notable selection of Mother Earth-approved merchandise. For recession-conscious shoppers, Biasa Rose has a consignment area where sales can be turned into either cash or store
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Nuage Blue

Located just outside of Kahului, Nuage Bleu is a small town shop with a big town vision. Brands like Ella Moss, Jeffery Campbell and Twelfth Street bring the latest mainland styles to the middle of the Pacific. The store also has a trendy toddler corner and an array of chic interior goods, making Nuage Bleu a place where
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The Devil Wears Anna

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The Heart of Bread + Butter

Bread + Butter Barcelona kicked off yesterday and denim is at the heart of the Sportswear tradeshow for selected brands. Here is a preview of what some of the attendees wore out for the first day. Keeping the vibe cool and relaxed with baggy bottoms, harem-like silhouettes and suspenders. Look for more denim streets soon to be in the search ...
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Keep Feeling Fascination

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An American in Milan -

Milan...John Varvatos For the first time in years, New York-based John Varvatos took it on the road this season and showed his men's collection in Milan. Devoid of almost any color, the clothes had Varvatos' usual rock n' roll edge, albeit a bit more Gothic-inspired this go around, which makes the show's setting of an ancient Milanese church all the more ...
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Blue Jeans & Black Tie -

Milan...DSquared Dean & Dan Caten were not in the mood to focus on dour times. Instead, they chose to continue doing what they're known for, creating the perfect mix of casual and formal. The models walked down a grand staircase with a piano player and ballroom dancers welcoming them from below. The show notes indicated an intention to highlight how perseverance, ...
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The Importance of Being Earnest -

Milan...D&G Oscar Wilde sure has been a popular influence for Milan Fashion Week, and for the last show of the week, he made for an impactful finale.  D&G sent out a runway full men who could easily be cast as characters in one of his comedies (or tragedies, depending on how you view the times). Bits of Rococo adorned the clothes ...
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3D in Barcelona

Look for upcoming denim coverage from Bread + Butter Barcelona this week in 3D!
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Tearose

Integrating flowers, fashion, and interiors, Tearose is a concept store fit for a Milanese princess. Glitz and glam are not to be overlooked at Tearose, as jewel-encrusted fur purses and hand-painted porcelain plates line the walls. Tearose has the goods to satisfy even the most opulent palettes of Milan. Via Manzoni 27 20121 Milano Tel: +39 02 8699 8767 www.tearose.it
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Obama Mama

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The Son of Man -

Milan...Moschino Isn't it ironic how sometimes even art imitates art? On show through March at Milan's Palazzo Reale is an exhibition around one of the masters of surrealism, René Magritte. So, it was entirely appropriate that Moschino's F/W 09/10 collection was directly inspired by the man in a bowler hat in the artist's famous "The Son of Man" painting. Coinciding with ...
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