Tag: Prabal Gurung

Anti-Aging Style

Runway To Real Way: Fall For Orange In Spring

It’s a very common misconception that certain colors are only allowed during certain seasons. Sure, jewel tones look best against a wintry fabric and pastels pop most in summer but the fashion color wheel is available all year round for us to dabble in as we so desire. Many of us would look at orange and immediately think of the falling leaves of, well, fall. But judging from the Spring/Summer 2016 runways, designers are bringing this autumnal color front and center for the spring.

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Anti-Aging Style

NYFW Spring ’16: Top 10 Trends For Women Over 30

Many trends from New York Fashion Week Spring ’16 made a bold statement 0n the runways (and on 20 year-olds) but some do not translate into every day life nor are they appropriate for women over 30. Trends we do not recommend include midriff baring crop tops, short shorts, cut outs, cold shoulder looks and bra tops. On the positive…

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Fashion Shows, New York Fashion Week Spring '16, Second City Style

New York Fashion Week Spring '16: Prabal Gurung's Nod To The 70s

   Prabal Gurung‘s SS16 collection was the epitome of femininity and class. His use of formfitting but not overly sexy silhouettes created a sense of sensual drama that could make even the most self-conscious woman feel ready to rule the world. The 70s inspired designs and silhouettes maintained a playful vibe and paid tribute to my personal favorite decade of…

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Second City Style, Trends

Fall '15 Fashion Trend: Peace-ing It Together With Patchwork

Of all the Fall ’15 “70’s Trends” this one is probably my personal least favorite because it can be too literal, but you will find patchwork apparel, shoes and bags everywhere this season. Designers have looked to the decade that brought us Woodstock for inspiration when piecing together their collections. If you don’t want to be too obvious try something…

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Get It Now, Magazine

Get It Now: Looking Glamorous – In Sleeves

Let’s face it, sometimes we don’t necessarily love the way our bodies look in certain pieces, we may want to be more modest for a particular occasion, and after all there’s nothing wrong with wanting to feel confident in our outfits. However, with many evening gowns and cocktail dresses featuring a relatively “bare” look, it can be tough to find…

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Sample Sales, Second City Style

New York Sample Sales and Such for The Week of 7/20

Monday, July 20th Theory, Helmut Lang Deep discounts on men’s and women’s apparel. Samples and slight irregulars will be available. Monday, July 20th through Thursday, July 23rd Daily 11am—7pm Clothingline, 261 W 36th St between Seventh and Eighth Aves, 2nd floor (no phone) Fabiola Pedrazzini Discounts on women’s handbags, with prices ranging from $80 to $300. Monday, July 20th through Monday,…

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Sales/Discounts, Second City Style

Extra 25% Off Shopbop Designer Sale

Receive an EXTRA 25% off designer sale styles at Shopbop! That’s right, this special discount is on top of huge discounts! With prices like this now you can actually afford fashion by Thakoon, Donna Karan, Viktor & Rolf, 3.1 Phillip Lim and many more. Own shoes by Tamara Mellon, Salvatore Ferragamo or Prabal Gurung. Now is the perfect time to…

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Celebrity Style, Second City Style

The 2015 Tony Awards Fashion: Vanessa Hudgens, Carey Mulligan, Jennifer Lopez, Kendall Jenner, Rose Byrne, Elisabeth Moss, Ashleigh Greene

The Tony Awards were different this year, but not for the reasons you might think. Once Anna Wintour took it under her wing and sprinkled her pixie dust, it was obvious the red carpet was going to up it’s ante – different from anything we’ve ever seen on Broadway. So did her little undertaking work? Well, if you count the number…

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Celebrity Style, Second City Style

The 2015 CFDA Awards: The Good, Bad And Hideous

Now we know why the Critics Choice Awards didn’t have so many A-listers. They were all preparing for the CFDA Awards the following night! [Ed. note: Except for Taraji P. Henson who is literally everywhere right now and made appearances at both events.] One of fashion’s biggest nights, the Council of Fashion Designers Awards (CFDA) not only gave out awards…

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Fashion News, Second City Style

Today's Fashion Headlines: Gucci Westman Leaving Revlon, Galeries Lafayette Robbed, New DKNY Creative Director?

Gucci Westman Leaving Revlon Revlon has announced makeup artist Gucci Westman will leave her role as global artistic director on April 15th. “It’s been an incredible seven years, and I loved the variety of experiences. This was a great chapter in my career, and I’m excited for all that’s ahead,” Westman said in a statement. During her time at Revlon, she…

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Second City Style, Trends

Pantone Releases Official Color Report for Fall 2015

You may have noticed a 70s revival happening on the runway this season—bellbottoms, fringe, V-necks, and more. Well the trend doesn’t stop at silhouette. Pantone has announced the color report for Fall 2015, and it is groovy. Dried Herb: a warm, olive green easy to pair with all of your fall staples. This is the perfect color for a bomber…

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Celebrity Style, Second City Style

The 2015 Producers Guild Awards: Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Lawrence, Kerry Washington, Keira Knightley, Felicity Jones and more…

If you think big name celebs only come out for awards shows honoring people in their own line of work, the Producers Guild Awards has put that rumor to shame. Not only did Reese Witherspoon, Kerry Washington and Claire Danes look drop dead gorgeous in their PGA awards season looks, but Jennifer Lawrence also made her first red carpet appearance…

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Beauty, Second City Style

MAC x Prabal Gurung Holiday 2014 Collection

Prabal Gurung is one of our favorite designers here at Second City Style so we were thrilled to learn of the M·A·C and Prabal Gurung collaboration just in time for the holidays! Gurung is known for his modern take on glamor and has worked with M·A·C for years so this collaboration comes as no surprise. The exclusive limited edition color collection…

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Fashion News, Second City Style

Today's Fashion Headlines: Diana Vreeland Parfums, Michelle Obama's Workshop, Ermenegildo Zegna Films

Diana Vreeland Parfums Debuts The late fashion editor Diana Vreeland has inspired a five-scent line, fittingly called Diana Vreeland Parfums. Available at Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman, the unisex scents range in price from $185 to $250. The perfumes are named after the iconic Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue editor’s favorite expressions, such as “perfectly marvelous.” Luxurious body cream and candles…

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