Tag Archives: NYFW

monday, awash in pink

Pink I have never liked pink, in fact I’ve had an inexplicable aversion to it. It was like all pink was Pepto Bismol pink, but I needed it, and I knew things would feel better after I took it, but I didn’t want to.  I thought pink was for babies and old ladies.  I don’t know if it’s […]

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wednesday, maye musk

Maye Musk I had already drafted this post about stripes when, this morning, I found this additional picture of Maye Musk at NYFW. Very little makeup, grey hair, bold stripes, what’s not to love? Look at the little detail at the hem of the pants!  While I would never wear this look, Maye’s height, posture, and elegant composure […]

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monday, behold the pants

I was living in California when the World Trade Towers came down, but my heart was in New York. NYFW This is a bit of the detritus of fashion week in New York. Glossy magazines, spent water bottles, and WWD (Women’s Wear Daily) copies end up here and there. NYFW is as much about the streetwalk as […]

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fierce at NYFW

I wait for the New York Times Style Magazine (“T”), like for a slow train, with extreme impatience… This week’s edition was sure to be special, because it’s NYFW — New York Fashion Week!  It was, and I found this: The terms used to describe current trends, and non-trends, were fierce. There was talk of passive-aggressive hair, meh head, the post-trend universe, and my […]

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