With NewYear's Eve just a few hours away what will YOU be wearing for New Year's Eve? By now you know...or do you? We've culled a few last minute ideas from the Instagram pages of some of our fave designers. Whether your'e a glitzy, shimmery type of gal or one who cannot resist the POP of bright colors during the holidays , there's something out there for you. Net-a-Porter, the fashion portal, that offers hundreds of designer selections suggests sports luxe--a sweater w/metallic, an a-line skirt, and strappy heels, along with a necklace and handbag (see above).
Halston, the quintessentially all American design house, suggests the classic LBD (little black dress) for the big night. A model is perfectly coiffed with sleek hair and strappy heels and a brilliant black a-line cocktail dress--simply chic.
Matthew Williamson via Instagram
Lastly, we heart Brit Designer Matthew Williamson for not only posting a frilly full length print dress, but for providing a link in his bio to his Winter Sale where we can peruse everything from a winter silk chiffon ruffle neck dress to a tailored mini dress with embellishment--we even saw a clutch bag or two, and chain necklaces. Still plenty of things available.
Ready for a long weeekend away this Winter? What will your man be taking with him? What'd you say, you ARE the man? Well you certainly will be with the Lanvin Homme Weekend 48 H Bag. This impeccably styled men's item is an indispensable travel accessory for a weekend get-away, the "48H Weekend Bag" is a must-have for a Lanvin Men's wardrobe. Sporty yet luxurious made with impeccable savoir-faire. Available at selected Lanvin boutiques world wide & e-store.
Actress Rosario Dawson dazzled in an Art Deco inspired, hand-embroidered THEIAgown featuring antique silver glass beads, metal sequins and Swarovski Crystalat an Art Basel event last night celebrating, "A Time to Rise"an interactive installation and film by Paris Kane starring Rosario Dawson.
Rihanna, BFA Winner Edward Enninful, Naomi Campbell
The British Fashion Councilis delighted to announce the winners of the British Fashion Awards 2014. Voted for by over 400 membersof the global fashion industry, the winners were awarded at the annual ceremony that took place last night Monday, December 1stat the London Coliseum. Over 2000 people gathered to celebrate the successes of the fashion industry over the past year. Guests included Rihanna, Kate Moss, Victoria & David Beckham, Naomi Campbell, Cara Delevingne & Anna Wintour OBE. Click here for the FULLphoto gallery of winners.
This just announced-- Edward Enninful will receive the Isabella Blow Awardfor Fashion Creator at this year's British Fashion Awards for his monumental contribution to the global fashion industry. The ceremony will take place at the London Coliseum on December 1st 2014.
"Edward’s creative energy and level of vision captures the mood of our times - his work is original, energetic, sincere and unforgettable. His creative journey may have started in London, but today his influence spans the entire globe intersecting the worlds of fashion, art and business" - Natalie Massenet MBE, Chairman of the British Fashion Council.
Scorpion star Katharine McPhee was spotted recently trying on the Robert Mondavi Private Selection x Crawford Denim Vintner Shirt.McPhee stopped by Tradesmen LA to get a leg up on holiday shopping, where she found theVintner Shirt,and loved how the special edition piece let her literally wear her love of wine on her sleeve, with details dyed using one of her favorite wines, theRobert Mondavi Private Selection Heritage Red. No word yet on whether the unisex piece she took home is for herself or co-star beau Elyses Gabel.
Wonders never cease. Jennifer Lopez is getting back in the designing game, inking a partnership with US jewelry brand Endless Jewelry. The brand seems to have a grasp of what women want, offering mix and match selections on charms among other things and is now adding mega-celeb Jennifer Lopez to its mix. "It’s simple yet unique, and Jennifer Lopez’s extraordinary style and charisma perfectly represent the new collection, " saysEndless Jewlry Chief Executive and Founder Jesper Nielsen.
Hanes Hosieryhas announced that Legwear Season has officially begun and it is sure to thrive Holiday season. Featured on and off the world's fashion week runways and seen on global personalities like Beyoncé, Hayden Panetierre, and the Duchess of Cambridge, legwear's renaissance is in forward motion. With princesses and actresses refining their leg looks, Hanes Hosieryis at the forefront with scintillating sheers and playful new colors, styles, and textures for Fall/Holiday 2014!
There is nothing more luxurious than the perfect cocktail. Certainly everyone should drink responsibly and when out on the quest one can drink "fashionably" with the help of this little cocktail suggestion
1 ounce of London Dry Gin
1 ounce of Suze
1 ounce of Bianco Vermouth
Serve on the rocks, Garnish with an orange twist.
***Negroni Week runs June 1-7 and LDV Hospitality will donate a dollar from each one sold. American Cut in Tribeca will be supporting The Robin Hood Foundation and The Regent Cocktail Club in Miami has partnered with Canines For Kids.
*provided to The Quest for "it" by LDV Hospitality