NAHM Fall Winter 2011
Oh, hello there. Welcome to Confession Hour. For the first round of ‘I don’t know why I share things like this’, I’m here to admit – coming up to ten years ago – I was obsessed with the MTV show ‘Rich Girls’. Yes, the show that was a less-scripted, New York version of The Hills, which concentrated on the ‘fabulous lives’ of Tommy Hilfiger’s daughter Ally Hilfiger and her best friend Jaime Lee Gleicher. While Jamie faded into the distance, Ally has matured into a wonderful woman, and has followed in Padre Fantastico’s well-soled footsteps with her own line, NAHM (with Nary Manivong). The composition of the collection is very promising, with an ever-obvious ‘Fall/Winter’ colour palette and intrinsic homage. One thing is for sure, when the top five looks below have all made it into my ‘must have‘ folder, things are looking tres bon. View Post

Tommy Hilfiger Runway NYFW
Tommy Hilfiger‘s show rocked a “twisted country club” theme and celebrated Tommy’s 25th anniversary in the biz. Everything was very ‘preppy with a twist‘ – there was even a short tweed suit composed of patriotic colors (Peter Som is consulting for the brand, after all, and is known for his love of all things tweedy). The show essentially lit up New York Fashion Week with a cropped sparkling blazer with red bandeau top and red herringbone shorts. The accessories had oxfords and loafers as high-heel shoes, large square tote bags, classic-looking sunglasses, and chunky crystal jewelry. Viva Americana. View Post