Alexander McQueen Pre-Fall 2020: The Very British Restrained Elegance of Modernism

Mixing the styles of British art nouveau and arts and crafts we saw Alexander McQueen creative director Sarah Burton gave us the restrained elegance of modernism. As in most of her collections Burton sought inspiration in nature: the sinuous iris, the proud thistle and The Glasgow Rose. The windswept earth and Northern landscapes laid bare. […]

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Bringing Back 90’s Fashion: Yves Saint Laurent

While I was working on my Met Gala wishes I found so many major moments from the runways of the 90’s. So while I was trying to come up with things to talk about here on If I Was A Stylist now that events have slowed down I thought why not talk about some of […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 36

With this year’s annual Met Gala postponed due to the COVID-19 crisis, we are mourning what is typically one of the most glamorous red carpet events of the year. The star-studded affair was supposed to be held on May 4 this year and in the past, it has produced some iconic red carpet looks. With this […]

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PARIS FASHION WEEK FALL 2020 RTW RED CARPET WISH LIST PART 2

Paris Fashion Week, much like New York Fashion Week, produced a plethora of options for stars to deliver stellar red carpet moments. But given the current state of our world right now the only thing we can do is fantasize about what could be. I am hoping that as the curve of this virus stars […]

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PARIS FASHION WEEK FALL 2020 RTW RED CARPET WISH LIST PART 1

Paris Fashion Week might be long over, but as red carpet events are being cancelled due to Corona Virus I thought well best not to let the wishes that danced around my head as I watched the livestreams of these shows and flipped through the lookbooks on Vogue Runway. As Robert Fripp once said “In […]

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New York Fashion Week Fall 2020 RTW Red Carpet Wish List Part 3

Closing out my wishes for the looks that came down the runway during New York Fashion Week from the Fall 2020 RTW collections. This season I noticed how even more diverse my wishes were. Designers who typically design for one type of person seemed to open to the most diverse set of starlets who I […]

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63 Looks From Spring 2020 Couture I Want To See On The Red Carpet

I started off Paris Haute Couture Spring 2020 Fashion Week with the intention of having a post the next morning of the favorite looks I had seen the day before with who I most want to see wearing those looks. Well life got in the way. Tuesday night I saw Celine Dion and slept as […]

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2019 Toronto International Film Festival Red Carpet Wish List Part 5

Today the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival kicks off. I have just a couple more wishes to send out into the universe for this years edition. While fashion in Venice has been alright I haven’t seen that major WOW moment that could make a Best Dressed of the Year list. I am praying to the […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 9

Color, edge, volume, and drama. That is what I am expecting a lot of on this years Met Gala red carpet that to the theme of this years exhibit “Camp: Notes on Fashion.” I definitely got very excited back in October of 2018 when this theme was announced. I live by the creed of #WhenInDoubtBeExtra […]

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2019 Golden Globe Awards Red Carpet Wish List Part 3

bg6’fAs I went to schedule this post at 1:45 A.M. last night WordPress decided to tell me the link had expired and deleted everything that I had written. So at 2:00 A.M. I went back to square one found all the links for the pieces I had styled the six looks in this list with […]

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