Columbus Fashion Week’s “Fashion is Art” event

This past week was “Columbus Fashion Week”, where local designers put on runway shows just like they’ve been doing in New York, Paris, London, and Milan. My husband and I attended a fascinating (free :D) event called “Fashion is Art”, which featured sample looks from the designers’ collections. It was a fun evening filled with beautiful clothes… Continue reading Columbus Fashion Week’s “Fashion is Art” event

The Case for Couture, 1 0f 2

Haute Couture. For many average Americans, this translates roughly into “Haughty Clothes”, i.e. stuff that celebrities with waaaay too much money, and way too little sense, buy. But what is it, exactly? It’s a French phrase that actually translates to “High Sewing”. It means the utmost care was put into the design and construction of… Continue reading The Case for Couture, 1 0f 2