Sonia Rykiel Fall/Winter 2012/2013 show

Sonia Rykiel Fall/Winter 2012/2013 show

At Sonia Rykiel's Fall/Winter 2012/2013 show in Paris, I experienced the ugly side of the fashion industry for the first time. I was supposed to attend the Maison Martin Margiela show in the 8th district before Rykiel, but I hadn't received the invitation and the PR people didn't find me on the list either. They ... Read more

Yohji Yamamoto Fall/Winter 2012/2013 show

Yohji Yamamoto Fall/Winter 2012/2013

Yohji Yamamoto Fall/Winter 2012/2013 show. March 2, 2012. Lycée Carnot, Paris 17e. Attending Yohji Yamamoto's show at Paris fashion week was an experience so out of this world that I took a few days off to process it and collect my thoughts before writing a review. To illustrate just how important it was for me ... Read more

Barbara Bui Fall/Winter 2012/2013 show

Barbara Bui Fall/Winter 2012/2013

Barbara Bui Fall/Winter 2012/2013 was my first-ever show at Paris fashion week, despite this being my third season in Paris. I was supposed to attend Nina Ricci last season, but my invitation didn't arrive, which taught me I should never say I'm attending this or that show before I have a hard-copy invitation in my ... Read more

2011 recap: Blogging my way to fashion weeks

Concept Korea Spring 2012

2011 was an exciting and fruitful year for me as a fashion blogger. In February I attended my first major runway show, Emporio Armani F/W 11/12 at Milan Fashion Week. Envisioning myself working in fashion before I started blogging, I thought I would have to spend years interning and assisting at magazines before my boss ... Read more

Hogan by Karl Lagerfeld Spring/Summer 2012 presentation

Hogan by Karl Lagerfeld Spring Summer 2012

I finished this season's fashion week tour tonight in Paris, attending the presentation of the Hogan by Karl Lagerfeld Spring/Summer 2012 capsule collection at Hôtel Salomon de Rothschild. This is Lagerfeld's third collaboration with Hogan (see my photos of Fall/Winter 2011/2012). A mostly black and white collection is accompanied by a book of sketches and ... Read more