Floral Fridays: A Close Look at Burberry

Today’s installment features a fashion legend whose fame began in 1856, when a 21-year-old Thomas Burberry opened up his shop. Thomas brought gabardine outdoor-wear to the London public and began a movement that has lasted over 150 years. Quality and craftsmanship anchored the business; even today Burberry is named among the most valuable brands. Every time…

Floral Fridays: Justina Blakeney

If you’ve never seen this phenomenon, take a few minutes over the weekend to check out Justina Blakeney‘s Face the Foliage collection. She brilliantly creates faces out of leaves, petals, stems – truly, any organic plant material is game! Artists and designers all around the world have caught the flora & fauna bug from Justina, creating their own face masterpieces….

Floral Fridays: Monique Lhuillier

In my first installation of Floral Fridays, I am showcasing a famed fashion designer. Known for her brilliant (and often celebrity) wedding gowns, for which many women would give up their right arm, Monique Lhuillier brings a style of sophistication and grace to her collections. But today the focus falls on her Spring Summer 2015 designs….