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Fashion Files: April 2011
Events
Image & Style Events
April 6:  Baylor Women's Association, Jr. League, 11:30 am, Spring and Summer Trends
April 9:  Premier Jewelry Design Consultants, Professional Dress for Spring and Summer
May 4:  Strake Jesuit, Mother's for Others Luncheon and Style Show
  
Local Events
April 6:  Girls Night Out at Haute Chocolat Boutique from 5-8 pm.  This fab store is located in the River Oaks Shopping Center (2001 West Gray). Enjoy drinks and eats during your shopping fun.
April 14:  Shop at French Cuff Boutique and 10% of sales will go to the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society.  From 6:00- 8:00 pm enjoy libations and some fashionable fare to celebrate!
May 1: Lemonade Day, Want to teach a kid about running a business?  Have a budding entrepreneur on your hands?  Sign up to participate in the city wide lemonade day.  Visit the website www.lemonadeday.org for more information.
Tips

Here are Runway to the Walkway looks that even you can pull off!

 

Lace:  This trend is everywhere and at all price points...Target to Tootsie's.

 lace on the runway             Lace Walkway                                     

   Dolce & Gabanna                           Banana Republic

 

Bold Colors and Prints:  There are some interesting pairings with color this season.  Be sure that you feel confident in yours.  Maybe one at a time!

 

prada runway                     katespade walkway

               Prada                                                 Kate Spade

 

Relaxed Fit Pants:  These can make your bottom look really big if you don't watch out.  Don't let them cover your toes.  You will look short!

 

relaxed fit pant runway                       relaxed fit pant walkway

        Alexandar Wang                                                            J Crew

 

Sheer Fabrics:  Be sure to wear proper undergarments.  Layer with tanks and remember to wear nude underwear under white.

 sheer runway                       sheer walkway

          Badgley/Mischka                                                         Gap

 

Nautical/Resort:  You don't want to look like you wish you were on a boat unless you acutally are!  Watch the amount of stripes you put on.

 

Nautical Runway                    Nautical walkway

              Ferragamo                                                          J. Crew    

              

Fashion News

Get ready for the new collaborative collection for Target...Calypso St. Barth!  This line will be introduced May 1st and features clothing accessories and lingerie for women, including plus-size dresses, clothing for girls and babies and home decor pieces.  

 

Sources say that Highland Village will be home to a new BHLDN Boutique in late Summer/early Fall.  Keep your fingers crossed for an amazing offering of wedding gowns, bridesmaid dresses, party dresses, jewelry and footwear by Anthropologie.  For a sneak peak or to shop online check out www.bhldn.com.

What to buy this month

Shorts:

There are some great styles to look into, but don't wait much longer - the time to buy is now!  Here are some great options....

 

Banana Republic shorts nordstrom shorttalbots short

   Banana Republic             Nordstrom         Talbots: comes in 5", 7" & 9"

 

AT Loft shorts   jag shorts    jcrew shorts

      AT Loft for curvy           Jag jeans for petite         J. Crew for fun prints
News from Rebecca

We are halfway through the Season.  Call or Email to book your appointment NOW to take advantage of the best selection stores have to offer! 

 

Emily still has a few open appointments in April and is available to work some evenings and Saturdays for you working gals.  

 

"Styles, like everything else, change.

Style doesn't." 

 

 

 Rebecca  713-444-0313
Emily  713-447-5879

 

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