In this collection you will find elements in Gray or Grey (depending of the country where you are reading this from), the neutral and alternative color between black and white. A color I long wanted to create a collection about, with truly, many variations of gray, and in fashion it is an awesome alternative, it adapts to any other color, allowing endless combinations with many other shade of colors. A color of its own personality, it may look dark or light, depending on what other color it is combined with. The gray color is also associated with mental power, reflection and the brain, the grey matter an important component of our nervous system. It is also the color of negotiation, experts say it is ideal to wear gray when you have to solve conflicts of gray areas. Any relation with the erotic romance? Just pure coincidence. Enjoy it.
The coat: a must have for every season, a piece that complets any outfit. In this collection you can find my best picks of outwear ideal for the London's rain, Rome's wind or NY's snow. The choice is yours. Enjoy it..
Bags, the accessory that complete every look, from the Miss Sicily bag, the Soho bag or the Palermo clutch, a handmade backpack or the Guccissima bag, more than its utility these bags are an iconic piece. Therefore, never leave home without it.. Enjoy it..
The American theater, film and television actress: Jessica Chastain, considered one of the finest actress of her generation, wore an extremely feminine Calvin Klein dress for the red carpet of the Golden Globe Award. Get inspired and get her look..
Diane von Furstenberg Diane von Furstenberg's Spring 2013 Runway Collection shown in New York is a tribute to the Dolce Vita, but also an eye to the future: on the head Diane has the Google glasses...
Photo Lyst For summer 2013 Stella McCartney proposes geometries in strong colors over white transparencies, then jackets and pants elegantly square, masculine, oversize, but also sangallo in abunda...
Large necklaces like lumps of giant pearls, bubbles on dresses and bomber jackets in cotton pique. A lot of black and white on big sandals with thick sole and heel and even stripes. The line is a tube or A-line, on the catwalk there is a bit 'of everything, in a mixture of different pieces that should be listed, except that the models are 67 and each has a different dress. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/02/chanel-wind-and-sun-summer-2013.html
Louis Vuitton proposes a collection in style Reto, 60's, the dresses are linear, in checks large or small, on the catwalk a print 'damier' white and yellow. Louis Vuitton propone una col...
Male and female, East and West together in a circular union that aims to achieve perfection, at least in style. Kean Etro wants to capture the essence of the Maison combining the rigor of tailoring, very manly, to the rustling silks of a more feminine imprint. New age music and 3D images introduce the man Etro in precious jackets of silk damask or fantasy Playsley, baggy pants, caftan and turban on his head. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/02/etro-feminine-and-manly-summer-2013.html
A tribute to the op art and muse like Edie Sedgwick but also as Mickey Mouse, whose profile was on a short sweater. The low-waisted skirts emphasize the 'V-line', the new erogenous zone. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/12/marc-jacobs-womens-summer-2013-op-art.html
Christian Dior has turned the page: the new look dress was cut and made into a bulge on the bodice over cigarette pants, the jacket bar has been modernized into the amphora silhouette. After fifteen years of never boring era John Galliano, is the era Raf Simons. The reserved Belgian designer has taken the place of the British designer, as ingenious as exhibitionist. For posterity difficult comparison. For now there is to applaud the first fashion show of Raf with his lady flower. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/01/dior-flower-woman-summer-2013.html
Dreamy, floating floral, a gallery of paintings between impressionism and fauvism, but without forcing anyone to dwell on the history of art, rather discouraging quotes. Suspended in time, on the Parisian catwalk the new high fashion Giambattista Valli. It's a wood nymph with the dress that looks like ivy growing on the body. Everything is rendered more modern from jewelry that are objects of art, sculptures, bunches of flowers, branches of plantain with berries and golden leaves. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/08/giambattista-valli-nymph-summer-2013.html
To conquer new markets, such as Asia and South America, Diesel Black Gold focuses on the military-chic look, made of a special mix of tailoring and inspirations from the world of the army and de-luxe details. In line with the trend of this season that brings more and more designers to present the man and woman together on the catwalk, maybe wearing the same clothes. At Diesel Black Gold, Bianca Balti walks the runway with short pants and jacket in perforated leather. To applaud Adrien Brody and Eva Riccobono. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/08/diesel-black-gold-militar-chic-summer.html
This time the scoop of Fashionista Smile is coming from Beverly Hills, California.. Where Calvin Klein Collection has dressed some beloved personalities of men and women in occasion to their participation in the awards ceremony and after party of the 70th Annual Golden Globe ® Awards. Get the look.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/01/get-look-stylish-men-by-calvin-klein.html
Chains, strong colors and lacquered lace for Versus, the gritty brand that the Maison has entrusted to the Scottish designer Christopher Kane. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/02/versace-black-and-sheer-summer-2013.html
Like a queen bee, the signature woman of Alexander McQueen: narrow waist, colors between black and yellow gold, beehives and flowers. Enjoy it..
The male aesthetic evolves and must evolve the way we present it. Fendi has chosen the top floor of the Pirelli Tower, with a 360 degree view of Milan mannequins that seem to march and a short film, entitled 'Arrival', to make the idea of a man in motion. But above all, a superfine collection, contemporary, lean, efficient, precious and graphical, created by Silvia Venturini Fendi (which for the man moves, quite independently, without the guidance of Karl Lagerfeld). http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/11/fendi-modern-man-and-graphical.html
Givenchy proposes for the summer 2013, celestial color and couture of taste almost talar from the 60's. "Rather, it is a return to my roots and those of the maison" says Riccardo Tisci, the Italian designer who had so far given to the brand an elaborated sensual force quite dark, and that now seems to want to clean up, rediscovering the purity of the cuts from tailoring, without decorations and embroidery. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/02/givenchy-angelic-couture.html
Pop color looks are heavily popular down the Runways, I love all the colors of the rainbow, they just add glamour to a glamorous event. Feel free to use your imagination and the entire color palette. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/11/holiday-party-top-trend-report-2012.html
Chloé has unveiled the launch of the new advertising campaign for the iconic fragrance Chloé Eau De Parfum, and Fashionista Smile offers you an exclusive interview with Top Model and the exclusive behind the scenes video. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/11/meet-model-behind-chloe-eau-de-parfum.html
The absolute dilema for this fall winter season is what shoes to wear. Depending on where you are, temperatures may vary, but what stays the same is the desire of facing the cold season in perfect style.
Turn a theme party into a stylish celebration. From skull inspired accessories to spider crystal broochs and rings, there is nothing scary but a lot of glamour behind these styles. Enjoy it..
Clothes make the man, or rather makes him a man, educates him, somehow taught him to live. The clothes of Giorgio Armani on the catwalk seemed to say ''wear me and I'll show you how to do, how to move, how to seduce''. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/08/giorgio-armani-seductive-man-summer-2013.html
The American Psycho: The manager brought on the catwalk by Raf Simons for the Jil Sander brand. Offers a collection with disquieting style like the character in the movie. Enjoy it..
The personality, simplicity and natural beauty which emanates from the faces of the Sicilian men was the source of inspiration for the Dolce Gabbana Summer 2013 fashion show featuring these men, personally chosen by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana in lieu of models. Enjoy it. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/07/sicilian-men-of-dolce-gabbana-summer.html
"For Spring 2013, I was inspired by a vibrant bohemian spirit, the artistry of things handmade and personal style that is as rich as it is romantic." - Ralph Lauren Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/09/bohemian-rhapsody-ralph-lauren.html
The summer 2013 Gucci collection proposes a colored playboy, even in scarf pants, typically Mediterranean chic, a very Gucci guy with loafers signed 1953, the year in which Aldo, one of the brothers who came to take care of business in the U.S., decided to place the clamp on the classic college shoe. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/01/guccis-mediterranean-playboy-summer-2013.html
Ralph Lauren's style wraps the elegance and refined details of the American dream in one beautiful package. Red carpets, week-ends in the Hamptons, meetings in New York...no event is too big or small for this clean, refined look. Looking at the clothes and accessories of the American fashion house opens a world of dreams, a universe of luxury and high society lifestyle. Among the most famous of his designs are the Ricky bag and the Aviator bag, fashion icons and bestsellers worldwide. Renowned for his perfumes, sunglasses, the line of tennis outfits created for the US Open, jeweled sandals and leather boots, his creativity is boundless giving unaltered fame to the name, Ralph Lauren. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/search/label/Ralph_Lauren
Formula 1's pilot Mark Webber is the new testimonial for the GEOX track shoes, created with the GEOX's world famous breathable technology, ideal on and off track. Enjoy it. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/09/mark-webber-testimonial-of-new-geox.html
Last Jil Sander show for Raf Simons. He finished the beautiful parade in a standing ovation: His proposals for the winter 2013 start from delicate pink to the depth of all black. For the next autumn-winter, the windows of Jil Sander will be showcasing a stunning array of coats, cashmere double, pink and white, camel and powder. Below, clothes created by combining the transparency of the cloth from lingerie to skirts. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/03/tendenze-moda-inverno-2013-milano.html
A collection of great precision and composure, but also of strong sensuality, Valentino, proposes for the summer 2013 the most fascinating female garment, the petticoat. becoming a garment to be shown, the slip-dress, it can take back its role of secret and intriguing, making a glimpse from the hem of the dress, under the trench or through the transparency of the chiffon blouse. Enjoy it. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/02/valentino-lingerie-inspired-summer-2013.html
Emilio Pucci, proposes black and white as well as color. New colorful designs, but also a lot of black on the catwalk of Pucci. Proposing very sensual clothes, blacks with transparent elements and carvings. Designed by Peter Dundas, the blond Norwegian, kind and creative, which increasingly is entered into the spirit of the Florentine house. Also proposed long coats in leather pastel colors equally sober and chic. Norwegian sweaters in turtleneck. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/03/tendenze-moda-inverno-2013-milano.html
The collection Roberto Cavalli Spring / Summer 2013 is inspired by the poetic decorations of 'Art Nouveau. Nature and its elements are transformed into graphical signs which become prints and frame the body through an anatomical placement. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/02/roberto-cavalli-art-nouveau-summer-2013.html
Very elegant but all wrong, and so very chic: Miuccia Prada called it so, and we to go along. There is tailoring in this new Miu Miu collection, but it is hidden, deliberately ruined. The fabrics are wrinkled, those beautiful like the duchesse silk indeed ruined by 5-6 treatments. The poor ones such as denim, instead treated as if they were precious. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/search/label/Prada
From Vera's to Valentino's and everyone's in between. Wedding dresses are the stars of each fashion show, and they close the runway shows of the biggest brands with their dreaming aura. Wedding dresses never go out of fashion and stimulate the creativity of the designers, who present them to highlight their collections. They are the result of long hours of work and sophisticated creations from fabrics like lace, organza, and brocade. No big name escapes to the delicate task of designing a wedding dress. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/08/moda-sposa-regina-delle-sfilate.html
The star Natalie Portman, Oscar-winning for the film, "Black Swan", has been spotted in Hollywood wearing a pair of sunglasses LANVIN by De Rigo.Vision. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/08/natalie-portman-indossa-occhiali-da.html
Kate (Catherine Elizabeth) Middleton, duchess of Cambridge, and beautiful wife of prince William, was spotted at Greenwitch Park during the 2012 London Olympics, with a pair of Givenchy homaged by De Rigo Vision. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/08/olimpiadi-2012-kate-middleton-indossa.html
Always so Femmine.. For the daytime Ralph Lauren proposes a total white look, with a luxe cashmere sweater and trousers linen and silk. For the big night, Ralph Lauren proposes a deco-inspired drapes and pleats long dress in luminous pink satin. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/05/ralph-lauren-collection-spring-2012.html
Launched in Fall 2011, Denim and Supply Ralph Lauren appeals to the millennial generation that prides itself on creating personal style through self expression and individuality. Denim and Supply Ralph Lauren offers a new approach to denim and jeanswear, capturing the weathered character of vintage-inspired pieces and effortlessly styling them with an independent spirit. Earthy, bohemian and rugged, Denim and Supply Ralph Lauren is a modern statement of free-spirited, down-to-earth style. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/07/avicii-for-denim-supply-ralph-lauren-ad.html
Denim Supply Ralph Lauren makes a bold statement with southwestern inspired touches and edgy color combinations drawn from the youthful style of American outdoor music festivals. Chambray and plaid flannel shirts, rock ‘n’ roll inspired outerwear like a fringed black leather motorcycle jacket and Sherpa-collar denim trucker jackets – are effortlessly rugged. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/search/label/Ralph_Lauren
I think so far everyone in the world saw the movie "The devil wears Prada", and I also figure you learned a thing or two about a "career chic" dress code. With this collection I want to share my favourite styles for heading to the office. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/07/dress-code-al-lavoro.html
This collection it's inspired on gardments made out leather. Always so sensual, with a timeless Rock and Roll style. Never out of fashion, more than a trend it's a certainty for every season. Enjoy it..
The color that has inspired many stylists and designers worldwide. Impossible not to think of the red color without thinking about Valentino, the designer that makes out this color his signature style. Enjoy it..
The Wedge, this collection it's inspired on the iconic shoe that is revolutionizing the way we see and wear a pair of shoes. From the most simple ones to the most gravity daring shapes, always so feminine and modern looking. I hope you enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/10/shoes-trend-report-winter-2013.html
Romantic yet modern, that's the style that distinguishes Vera's designs, always timeless. Hope you enjoy it.
It's called "Sea, Sun, Love" the collection by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, a fashion show so happy and fun to make people forget about public and private problems. See what's hot from the Spring 2013 Runway Collection shown in Milan. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/12/dolce-sicilia-che-meraviglia-wmn-ss13.html
The woman Elie Saab is hypnotic, psychedelic, essential, always sensual and timeless. Colors that go from the always elegant creamy white to the very sensual dark blue. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2011/07/abiti-gioiello-elie-saab-inverno-2012.html
There is something about denim that makes it such a versatile fabric, creating styles that can be matched with everything from vintage, thrift to luxurious, the options are endless. Enjoy my picks..
Summer or Winter, whatever the season may be, there is always a good reason for staying in shape. Whatever your workout style is: burning calories inside the gym or playing outdoor sports, in this collection you will find timeless flattering styles to show off your best shape.. while looking fashionable when coming out of the gym. Enjoy it..
Prints are an evergreen in fashion, whether is optical, animal, floral or any other kind, prints just make of any outfit a timeless piece. With multiple uses on luxurious twill silk or cotton prints look great on dresses, jackets, bermudas, shirts and accessories. Enjoy it..
This summer Ralph Lauren proposes on the men's Collection Purple Label a classic and sartorial look, perfectly cured on every detail. For a daytime look ideal for work or business, a cream linen suit, paired up with a cotton shirt, silk tie and a beautiful Alligator maxi bag.. For the big night, a black cotton suit, with cream gilet and striped shirt matched up with a silk tie. Enjoy the collection.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/05/ralph-lauren-purple-label-spring-2012.html
Luxe, rich suede adds sophistication and black velvet gives drama to any outfit. Exquisitely soft and pliable suede shapes a slim skirt, edgy shoes, chic bags and biker jackets. Enjoy it..
Looking to stay warm and chic this fall winter season? Nothing more classy than an element in fur, real or eco-chic, an outfit just can't be the same without fur. Enjoy my collection.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/11/holiday-party-top-trend-report-2012.html
Always matching hi-tech materials with the greatest design, wheather is on shoes or clothing, Geox is known for its patented breathable technology. A perfect combination between stylish and comfortable elements Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/search/label/Geox
The Clutch: a stunning accessory that complements every outfit. From a Satin Pouchette with beaded or embroidered detail, glittered.or a pouch that features gold tube hardware with multi-cut, multi-colored crystal embellishment. The options are endless. Enjoy my best picks.
In this collection you will find color tones from violet to fuchsia, they are so dramatic, so uplifting, so Hollywood. Take a look at my favorite and iconic picks. Hope you enjoy it..
This collection it's inspired on the Amarican patriotic spirit that has turned into a fashion style for quite a while, not only in the U.S.A but also worldwide. Even though I live in Italy, I do have family and friends in the U.S.A. spread from the east to the west coast. I want to dedicate this collection to every loved one I have in the U.SA. and to pay a small tribute to the land that became my land for 11 years of my life. Happy 4th of July to everyone.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/07/american-style.html
This collection it's inspired on the playsuit, jumpsuit, romper and co. They are not only playfull but stylish, giving a total look with an easy breezy element. Ideal for the days when you don't know what to wear, you can't go wrong with a jumpsuit. A total look in just one move. Enjoy it..
When I learned about the Sole Sister project, I thought of it as a nice opportunity to share my biography from a different perspective. I could not just limit to one pair of shoe (just like shopp...
This collection it's inspired on elements in white or light colored elements and even the total white look. Often interpreted as the color of the purity of the body and the soul, the white color brings a positive aura and that's why I want to share it with you. Hope you enjoy it..
Lately more and more Hollywood stars are showing off some very young partners, as hot at the relationship may be, sometimes it lasts shorter than a summer, often replaced for an even younger partner. Some relationships turn into real love, lasting a lifetime. The choice is yours.. Enjoy the collection and have fun then..
I love the metallic effect of some styles, in this collection you will find iconic items embellished with Swarovski Crystal, gunmetal fabrics, laminated silk, gold tone details, sparkling beaded dresses, gleaming sequined elements and shinning stones accessories. So, shine on and enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/11/holiday-party-top-trend-report-2012.html
Lucky charms are a style that I really enjoy proposing, not only because they bring good luck to everyone that wears them, but also because they represent my lastname, which is: Fortunato. From horns, to wishbones and lucky keys, these are all items you cannot afford not to bring with you.. So, good luck..!
There is nothing more charming than a hat, whatever the occassion it might be: a wedding or a cocktail party. Whether it is to protect from the sun during the summer season or the stay warm during the winter, hats are a timeless choice to accessorize an outfit. Enjoy it..
This collection it's plenty of rainbow colors and inspirations. Hope this collection brings to everyone a spirit of tolerance and peace as only a rainbow can inspire. Enjoy it..
Summer solstice or midsummer temperatures bring the desire to "stay cool", nothing better than these "Cool Summer Shades" to freshen up your style sight. From the classic shapes, to the aviators sunglasses, or the 80's inspired to the iconic Prada these are all my favs. Enjoy the shopping.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/05/nicole-kidman-loves-lanvin-eyewear.html
Sneakers and Co: Sports items in general are absolutely present in the closet of any men. If it is to keep you in shape or to put you back in shape, practicing a sport or outdoor activity of any kind it's vital to fight the sedentary and stressfull life of a modern man. So what are you waiting for? Let's (fair) play and shop.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/search/label/Nike
This season there is another trend loved my women worldwide: The Resort Shorts. They match with long drinks poolside like the Planter's Punch at Palm Beach, in tropical colors, very sunny fashion but very bon ton. I love them in silk, they are so haute couture, to go from the poolside to the happy hour. The Resort Shorts Sindrome it's everywhere. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/05/roman-holiday.html
I love styles they keep us cool and fresh during the summer. I think there's nothing sexier than a sheer top, skirt or dress to show off your feminine side, and cool down with a trend that is comfortable and sexy at the same time.. Enjoy it. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/search/label/Spring_Summer_Women_2013
The spikes and studs trend is really rocking, mixing ladylike elements and a downtown cool aura. Adding a heavy metal and glam look to any outfit. Enjoy it.
The High & Low Hem is "the" trend that does not want to leave us, from summer to winter. More than a prediction, this trend it's a certainty.. Dresses and tops of a wavy hemline with highs and lows, like summer sea waves and winter cold breeze. Besides their very flattering effect, comfortable and overall chic allure, all the fashion stylists agreed immediately about this wavy and irregular fashion trend. So, what are you waiting to catch the wave? I hope you enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/05/high-and-low.html
Step up to the hot season with sexiest shoes ever. I have put together my top picks of this season for you to show off your looks, with iconic multicolored print wedges, platform sandals or a sexy strappy high heel sandal. Get ready to fall head over heels.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/04/sss-sexy-summer-shoes-2013-editors-pick.html
I love wearing bright colors, but it is never out of season for designers and stylists to propose a black iconic item, to wear only on a great night event, always flattering, always chic. Enjoy it.
Always greatfull of Mother Earth for so much beauty and inspiration, stylists dedicate entire collections and create iconic items with tribal patterns, earthly colors and animal prints. Hoping to bring the beauty of nature to our cities. Enjoy it.
As the temperatures go up, it is hard to seat behind a desk without dreaming about the beach, the pool, the country and the mountains,in the meantime we have to continue to work until the holidays come.. So I though about this chic collection to keep up with fashion trends as we go to work. Enjoy it..
Is always the perfect time for lace, so femmine, so sensual, sometimes a misterious fabric, revealing but not completely, allowing only to see through the beauty of a woman's soul. Enjoy it..
Ready for a splash on the beach..? Take a look at some trendy items first. Have fun..
During the hot season, the best way to freshen up it's exactly with a cool frozen sorbetto, for those too far away from Italy to enjoy the delicious icy drink, I suggest you to use your imagination with this cool collection, with plenty of refreshing and flavoury peach, mango, orange, tangerine and lime colors .. while I drink my icy orange sorbetto.. Enjoy the shopping..
Finally the winter it's gone, Out with the cold, in with the heat.. and this summer season it's all about bright colors, optimism and cocktail parties, so let's start the shopping..
This summer the designers are proposing an infinity of alternatives to render us sexy at any moment. On the beach with a timeless bikini, once a sign of daring trasgression. On the yatch with the always elegant and put together one piece suit. On the pool with a sexy and modern trikini, an element that can be transformed in a top by adding some skinny pants or a skirt so we can jump out of the pool to the cocktail party in a very charming way. Enjoy it. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2013/05/top-swimsuit-trends-for-this-spring.html
This collection it is all about bright and popping colors, from clothing, jewelry, shoes, bags to accessories, the options are endless. So don't wait any longer.. pop one on.. and enjoy it..
As temperatures lower down, the dilema rises up. From ankle boots to knee high boots the choises are endless, it is all a matter of desire and styles ever changing like the meteorological conditions. Enjoy it.. http://www.fashionistasmile.com/2012/10/knee-high-or-ankle-boots.html