Lyn Devon at Sartel

October 21, 2009 by

LynDevonNew York based designer Lyn Devon will be presenting her designs at a trunk show Thursday in Dallas. Sartel owners/ designers Matthew Earnest and Lily Atherton are hosting the event that lasts from 11am until 3pm.

Lyn Devon is relatively new to the high-fashion scene with her Fall 2009 Ready-to-Wear collection being her first show at New York Fashion Week. But, the Brown University and Parsons alum looks to have a successful career in cards and many more collections to come.

Devour Devon’s designs Thursday the 22nd at Sartel, 4212 Oak Lawn.

Sarah Bray

Tory Burch Luncheon

October 21, 2009 by

SMUstyleTory Burch is a house-hold name, especially at SMU. It’s easy to spot 25 girls, on any given day, toting a Tory Burch book bag while walking to class on the Hilltop. Pink Memo, an online memo on the Dallas scene, is hosting it’s monthly Fashion Dish lunch today with TB’s head designer Cindy Castillo. Fashionistas will feast the W Hotel’s Craft Restaurant while mingling with Castillo, and shopping the Tory Burch Fall/Holiday ’09 Collection.

 

The Burch bash is today from 11am- 1:30pm. For more info visit PinkMemo.com

Tibi Fashion Show

October 21, 2009 by

Tibi designer Amy Smilovic & Paige Clark Hardison

Tibi designer Amy Smilovic & Paige Clark Hardison


SMU Style snapped a pic of senior Paige Clark Hardison at the Tibi Spring 2010 fashion show at The Shak Friday. Hardison, an intern at Pink Memo, chatted it up with Tibi designer Amy Smilovic before the runway show kicked off. The SMU student was perfectly put together in a black mini and white blouse combo, accessorizing with some killer black pumps and a studded clutch.

Sarah Bray
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Meet “The” Sartorialist

October 19, 2009 by

SMUstyleMeet the photog behind the mega-popular style blog The Sartorialist. Scott Schuman will be signing his new book at the Barnes and Noble across from NorthPark Tuesday. Sartorialist.com features pics of everyday folks stylishly strutting the streets around the globe. Schuman captures regular people, with amazing style, just living their lives – walking to work, eating lunch and strolling through the park.

Grab his new book and meet the fashion-inspiring blog-innovating author from 7 to 9pm, 7700 West Northwest Hwy.

Sarah Bray

Tibi Fashion Show

October 14, 2009 by

SMUstyleTo be in Tibi! When it comes to looking your best in a sun dress Tibi has you covered. The collection of frocks features bright hues and stand-out patterns that make any outfit into an instant success. Pair the brand’s chic silk blouses with a mini skirt, tights and boots or go bold with a mustard-colored dress or a hot pink ruffled wool coat for a fabulous fall look. Make a statement for spring with Tibi’s 2010 line full of color that pops! Don’t miss the electric color palette of blues, reds and yellows, mellowed down with crisp white shorts and capris.

Meet the designer behind the fun brand, Amy Smilovic, at the Spring 2010 Tibi Fashion Show at The Shak at Stanley Korshak. Soak in the line’s color, as Page Parkes models hit the runway decked out in Smilovic’s designs this Friday at 7:15pm.

Sarah Bray

La Mer

October 14, 2009 by

smuStyleFrom hot to chilly, to humid to scorching – Texas weather changes everyday. The unpredictable weather causes skin to go from oily to dry and back again every time the temperature jumps. Keep that temperamental skin looking flawless from season to season with La Mer. The beauty line’s best seller and cult-classic Crème de la Mer is your cure in a cream.

 

Join La Mer Senior Vice President of Product Development and Innovation Loretta Miraglia today as she personally consults Dallas Divas on all of their skin care dilemmas. Get pampered and prepared for winter weather today from 11am to 2pm at Neiman Marcus NorthPark.

Neiman’s Christmas Book 2009

October 6, 2009 by

Icon A5 Sports AircraftThe fashion industry is always months ahead and holiday shopping is no exception. Every year department stores conveniently disregard Halloween and Thanksgiving and move onto to their most profitable time of the year, Christmas.

It may only be October 6th, but lookout because holiday shopping has officially kicked off! Neiman Marcus released its annual Christmas Book today and with that revealed its always extravagant selection of holiday gifts.

It’s always bigger and better in Texas and Dallas-based Neiman Marcus follows that mantra when it comes to their Fantasy Gift Guide. How could you forget last year’s Dallas Cowboy turf from the end zone at Texas Stadium for a cool $500,000…for those with a backyard the size of a football field – literally!

This year’s big spender book includes: A customized cupcake cake car for $25,0000. The Algonquin Round Table Experience that features a private dinner with today’s brightest minds in modern literature, journalism, and the arts at $200,000. The Icon A5 Sports Aircraft and pilot training for two for $250,000 and the world’s fastest electric motorcycle for $73,000. Start saving now.

Sarah Bray

F2 Fashion Talk with Shirin Askari

October 1, 2009 by
SMUStyle: F2 Invite

SMUStyle: F2 Invite

Calling all fashion-obsessed, Project Runway devotees. The Fashionistas F2 group is hosting its fall Fashion Talk Monday, October 5 at South Side on Lamar (the hip living space in Downtown). Mix and mingle with Shirin Askari — the UNT grad known for her stint on the sixth season of Project Runway — and listen as she discusses her rise to fashion fame. See the invite for more details. Hint: SMUStyle will be in attendance on the lookout for chic looks to feature on our Spotted post.

Christina Geyer

Shoe shop w/ Stuart Weitzman

September 29, 2009 by

Yugo Booty $425

Yugo Booty $425

Calling all footwear fanatics! Iconic shoe designer Stuart Weitzman is making a personal appearance at Neiman Marcus NorthPark tomorrow. Meet and greet with the pump pro from 1- 4 pm in the shoe salon. Get Weitzman to autograph the bottom of your stilettos or pose for a picture. Between two pairs of fall boots? – Ask Weitzman which one is the perfect fit.

Sarah Bray