Author archives: Adam Higgs

Bridesmaid Trend: Off-Shoulder Dresses

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After the proposal; telling everyone the news, and the bachelorette party comes the big day. The wedding. After months of touring venues, arranging flowers, and choosing the perfect wedding dress, comes one important thing- the bridesmaids. Whether for sisters, cousins, or best friends, finding the perfect dress to accompany the bride becomes a top priority [...]

Trend Tuesday: All Things Velvet

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Rising on the shore the ocean came. Walks along the waves of velveteen. His only thought was love for me. -The Carpenters Velvet. A fabric of royalty. A fabric of seductive nobility. Over the past couple of years, we have seen many trends recycle and it is time for an evening of velvet to reappear in everyone's wardrobe. Providing sheer sleekness, velvet ha[...]

Do Halloween Right: The Masquerade

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Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth. -Oscar Wilde In just a few short weeks, the sight of goblins and ghosts with pumpkins and candies will be a sight all too familiar. With the cobwebs and witchery comes the shining moments of nostalgia and remembrance of dressing up and sharing a collecti[...]

Trend Tuesday: Flowers of Autumn

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Designers want me to dress like Spring, in billowing things. I don't feel like Spring. I feel like a warm red Autumn.  -Marilyn Monroe We have seen the flowers bloom and we have seen them crumble. It is the time of year that we are seeing the leaves fall and turn gorgeous shades of red, orange, yellow, and white. Although the spring rains have flooded awa[...]

Frock Friday: Allison Parris Tulle Trumpet Gown

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It’s Friday. You have a weekend full of parties and galas but nothing to wear. You look through your closet to find a dress and you’ve narrowed it down to 2 options. Either you wear something that you have worn and fallen out of love with, or you open the passage to your secret second closet, Rent Frock Repeat for your dress of dreams. This weekend: Allis[...]

New York Fashion Week Insider: Nicole Miller

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Bohemian style is one that has carried itself throughout the years. Picture Woodstock 1969 and the ‘hippy’ movement. Think painters and other artists. With loose pants, fluid dresses, and an eclectic array of patterns and colors. Bohemian fashion represents freedom of style and being true to who you are. Fast forward to a time where style meant ‘grease ligh[...]

Trend Tuesday: Stripes, Stripes, and Stripes

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A tiger doesn’t lose sleep over the opinion of a sheep Daring to be bold, daring to be brave, daring to be different while staying the same. Stripes. A timeless trend that celebrates youth and brings colours together with the striking lines. Feel inspired by architecture and the horizon; zebras and couture with a trend that travels from runway to runway, [...]

Trend Tuesday: Vintage Citrus

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Through countless years, decades, and centuries, fashion has never been something unknown or un-cherished and it will forever make an impact on how the world moves, feels and looks. Trends come and go with every season, and with every season comes new closets, new styles, new colours. With a now abundant history of fashion trends behind us, we continue to dr[...]

Trend Tuesday: Summer With Phoebe

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Trends come and go, but fashion is forever.  It is summer. Many of us spend our time at the beach and in the park wearing shorts, and tank tops to enjoy the sun (and escape the heat.) Some designers are inspired beyond go-to attire when creating their summer trend collections, and offer us bright dresses with creative silhouettes and bold designs. Kay Unger[...]

Trend Tuesday: The Spring Jumpsuit

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April showers, bring May flowers- and June floral patterns. It is no secret that everyone becomes excited and inspired when the air gets warmer and when the first flowers of spring start to bloom. This spring, as you wander the smiling city streets and through fresh green parks, it is no secret that jumpsuits are this season's favoured trend. Whether you'[...]