Archive for August, 2007

Gianni Versace: Fashion Designer

Italy is well known in the world of fashion. A number of fashion designers, fashion houses, and proclaimed experts in the field come from this country. Fashion is considered one of the country’s major exports with Armani, Valentino, Luxottica, Dolce & Gabbana, Benetton, Prada, and, of course, Versace at the helm of the industry. Versace, a world famous Italian fashion house that was founded by the a great man, a pioneer in the field of fashion, style, and popular culture. The man behind the bran…

Ralph Lauren: Fashion Designer

Ralph Lauren: Fashion Designer

Ralph Lauren is an accomplished and highly successful American fashion designer famous for his Polo and Ralph Lauren fashion empire that he built up on his own. He is the epitome of classic elegant fashion especially those for men. He creates a variety of fashion lines that target men and women as well as a number of products for homes.   Ralph Lauren was born Ralph Lifshitz in Bronx, New York on October 14, 1939.  He was born to Jewish parents Frank and Fraydl Lifshitz. Ralph’s father made a li…

Monique Lhuillier: Fashion Designer

Monique Lhuillier: Fashion Designer

Monique Lhuillier is a fast-rising and award-winning luxury wear designer who has been creating buzz across the US with her high-profile wedding gowns as well as her critically-applauded ready-to-wear collections.Born Diane Monique Lhullier to French and Spanish/ Filipino parents, she was very influenced by her mother’s glamorous sense of style and was exposed to the importance of style through her extensive travels with the family. At age 15, she attended the prestigious Chateau Mont-Choisi Boa…

Women’s Fall Fashion Trends 2007

Autumn is fast approaching as the sweltering summer season is about to come to an end. It is time for the ladies to prepare and plan for their autumn wardrobe. And since autumn calls for outfits that will help keep one warm during the approaching cold season, it is time to try and focus on coats and other fashion wear and accessories that may set the trend for autumn, 2007. Spring and summer of 2007 trend was all about the tunic dress. Come autumn the coat will be back in business as it is time …

Finding the Perfect Plus-Sized Wedding Dress

Finding the Perfect Plus-Sized Wedding Dress

Being a full-figured woman doesn’t mean you don’t deserve to look good on the most important day of your life. However, finding the right wedding gown for you body type is an arduous task. Here are some important reminders when it comes to choosing the right dress that is just the right fit and style. Get to know your full shape Find a dress that is best for your curvy figure. An A-line dress, where the bottom part of the dress goes wide from the waist down making your gown look like the letter …