A Panel Discussion with Erin and Sara Foster at StyleWeekOC in Fashion Island

On Saturday, the 17th of September Fashion Island and SIMPLY teamed up to bring back StyleWeekOC® which celebrated everything about fashion and beauty. The snazzy afternoon consist of beauty and fashion panelists including entrepreneurs, stylists, radio/TV personalities, ballroom dancers and influencers. I sat in the audience during the panel discussion with Erin and Sara Foster […]

Day 5/Finale of OC Fashion Week

September is the global fashion month. London, Milan, Paris and New York had its live catwalk shows where it showcased some of the flagbearers of fashion and a raft of emerging fashion designers. Back here in southern California there’s OC Fashion Week. The Orange County Fashion Week with its tagline “The Luxury Market of California” […]

2022 The Festival of Arts Runway Fashion Show in Laguna Beach

The Festival of Arts Runway Fashion Show at Festival of Arts/Pageant of the Masters roared back to life after two years of absence as a result of the pandemic. The unique format featured recycled, reused and reclaimed materials that were used by exhibitors who stepped out of their artistic medium. From fabric masks to underwater […]

Fashioned Magazine + Michael Kors: Michael Kors Spring Fashion show at South Coast Plaza

“I’ve always thought of accessories as the exclamation point of a woman’s outfit.” – Michael Kors You know when you go to one of those special events you feel like a VIP. It was one of those events – small yet intimate and felt exclusive. Hors d’oeuvres and bubbles were served. The atmosphere was simple, […]

OC Fashion Week celebrates Fashion and Beauty at Dawson Cole Fine Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden in Laguna Beach

As Paris, Milan, and New York wrapped up their fashion week, Orange County kicked off its fashion week on Sunday March 6th at the Dawson Cole Fine Art Gallery and Sculpture Garden in Laguna Beach. It was a beautiful al fresco sunny weather in the courtyard where photographers, bloggers and influencers flocked to see talented […]

MONIQUE LHUILLIER Dreaming of Fashion and Glamour Book Signing in South Coast Plaza

The much anticipated book of the season is finally out “Monique Lhuillier: Dreaming of Fashion and Glamour“. I’ve been waiting ever since Monique posted on her Instagram account the printing of her book in Italy and finally the public book signing which happened on Wednesday, November 10 at her flagship store in South Coast Plaza. […]

Fashion Filmmakers Showcase their Masterpieces at the La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival

Yasss, I’m back on the red carpet. It feels so good to be out and about and covering a fashion event. It is my first time to feature the La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival on July 24th at The Cut location in San Diego. The La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival, now in its […]

Louis Vuitton Spring-Summer 2021 Men’s Fashion Pop-up in Beverly Hills

On Feb 14, my family and I visited Louis Vuitton Men’s Temporary Residency in Rodeo Drive. As a tradition, I love visiting these LV’s pop up’s as they have different themes every time. And because it was Louis Vuitton Men’s Spring-Summer 2021 Collection, I brought all my boys ranging from 18 to 12, and my […]

A Q&A with Monique Lhuillier at Pottery Barn South Coast Plaza

On February 23, Pottery Barn in South Coast Plaza presented a registry event and Q&A with a renowned bridal and fashion designer Monique Lhuillier. The event was co-hosted by Jennifer Smith Hale, founder and editorial director of C Magazine. With ongoing collaboration with Pottery Barn now on its fifth year, Monique brings her chic design […]

Recycled Fashion at Festival of Arts Laguna Beach

Every summer the Festival of Arts in Laguna Beach holds its annual Fashion Show and I always look forward to attending. I’ve been to a lot of fashion shows but this is one of my favorites. Why? It’s because of the artist creative and dramatic designs using recycled materials – paper/shopping bags, tissue papers, CD’s, […]