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, […]

A One on One with Nick Verreos, Fashion Guru and FIDM Spokesperson

It was an honor to interview the always ever busy Nick Verreos. Ever since I started blogging and being a social media aficionado I’ve been following Nick’s career. The first time I met Nick was at an event in Macy’s South Coast Plaza. I was blown away by how Nick connected with his audience and […]

Recycled Materials Meet Fashion

Every year I make it a tradition to attend one of the most popular events at Festival of the Arts – Pageant of the Masters,  The Festival Runway Fashion Show. This innovative event was held on August 13 where artists compete to use reclaimed, reused or recycled materials to create the most inspired couture.  The Festival […]

Anne Fontaine’s Fashion Show at South Coast Plaza

On March 31st, Anne Fontaine presented her spring-summer collection at South Coast Plaza, the upscale shopping center in Costa Mesa, California in Orange County. The event commenced with champagne served to the guests, followed by an introduction by Debra Downing, Executive Director of Marketing, at South Coast Plaza. The fashion show was well-attended by OC […]

Rachel Zoe Headlines the ‘Live the Look’ Fashion Show at South Coast Plaza

On October 8, South Coast Plaza kicked off its 2015 Fall Fashion Event called “Live the Look” at the Jewel Court. Rachel Zoe, renowned celebrity stylist/designer and named by Hollywood Reporter as Hollywood’s most powerful fashion player hosted the incredibly glamorous evening. Zoe who has a new television series called “Fashionably Late with Rachel Zoe” […]

Canopy Alley Holds Customer Appreciation Day

On Sunday, Oct. 11th, Canopy Alley held a special event for loyal customers. The well-loved boutique in Ladera Ranch served refreshments such as champagne, fruits and mini muffins while shoppers found exclusive deals, discounts and new merchandise galore reserved just for the event. Canopy Alley is one of my favorite fashion boutiques not only because […]

Kim Alexis, Cojo and Fashion Meets Art at The Pageant of the Masters Laguna Beach

  Festival Runway Fashion Every year I make it a point to visit one of my favorite fashion events. This is not just any fashion show but it’s a fashion show that is part of the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts. It’s like Project Runway but it’s called Festival Runway Fashion. This year the show […]