January 18, 2017

In Case You Missed It; More Pre Fall ’17

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You need the patience of a saint to pay close attention to the Pre-Fall presentations. It’s not that there aren’t some very strong collections being shown, Continue reading “In Case You Missed It; More Pre Fall ’17”

December 30, 2016

PD’s Favorite Fashion Moments of 2016

Screen Shot 2016-12-20 at 11.46.28 PM Today I reviewed every Prima Darling post since its inception last June in search of what I deem the 10 most significant fashion posts of 2016, or more accurately the last half of the year. Continue reading “PD’s Favorite Fashion Moments of 2016”

October 3, 2016

At Valentino a Triumph for Pierpaolo Piccioli

Valentino, image vogue.com
Valentino, image vogue.com

Pierpaolo Piccioli’s first solo show for Valentino, since he and his longtime partner in design Maria Grazia Chiuri parted ways in July, was a triumph. The success of the two as co-designers for the house is undeniable; together they made Valentino one of the hottest designer brands in the world. After the show over the weekend it’s clear the house is in safe hands with Piccioli at the helm. Continue reading “At Valentino a Triumph for Pierpaolo Piccioli”

August 16, 2016

Nude Shoe to the Rescue

Christian Louboutin Bergdorf Goodman
Christian Louboutin Bergdorf Goodman

When September hits and there’s a noticeable crispness to the air the sandals and little nothings I’ve been wearing on my feet suddenly feel too insubstantial. Continue reading “Nude Shoe to the Rescue”

August 10, 2016

Minimalism Versus Maximalism

Celine vogue.com right Gucci vogue.com
Celine vogue.com                                                      Gucci vogue.com

This fall there are two distinct camps to consider: the minimalist and the maximalist. Gucci of course is leading the charge for the more is more aesthetic, while the quieter minimalist line up with Celine and The Row. Continue reading “Minimalism Versus Maximalism”