Friday, February 26, 2010

Two Awesome Denim Sales

There are two great denim sales going on now but you have to hurry to take advantage of the savings.

1. Off Fifth (Saks Outlet)
If you live anywhere near an Off Fifth Avenue (outlet store for Saks Fifth Avenue)all of their premium denim is $99 or less. That is a great deal considering that the jeans retail upto $296. You must hurry this is a one day sale for tomorrow Saturday, February 27, 2010.

2. Blue Bee

Blue Bee is taking 20% off of all women's and men's premium denim when you use code JNZ20.
They carry all of the latest styles including that we have discussed on this blog including denim leggings, boyfriend jeans and more.
Click on the link below to be directed to that website and enter code JNZ20
Exclusive! 20% off ALL Men's and Women's Jeans at BlueBee with Code JNZ20!

*The owner of this blog is an affiliate of Blue Bee

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Alexander McQueen: The Loss of A Great Fashion Designer

The fashion world is mourning the death of British fashion designer, Alexander McQueen was found dead in his home last Thursday, February 11, 2010 of an apparent suicide. He was reportedly depressed after the death of his mother on February 2, 2010. He was 40 years old.

Mr. Mcqueen was a talented and creative designer who was famous for putting on theatrical fashion shows that both thrilled and shocked attendees and pushing the envelope with his designs. In 1995 at his "Highland Rape" show, Mcqueen featured models in ripped dresses and skirts who appeared to have been attacked.

Mcqueen was considered a fashion genius and artist by many and he will be missed.

Some of Mcqueens designs:

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Denim Trends For 2010

This year promises to be another great year for denim and you know that I'm excited about it. Designers have revealed their denim collections for the spring/summer season and they include the following denim styles:

1. Boyfriend jeans

Boyfriend jeans were expected to leave the scene this year but they are still hot with designers and fashionistas everywhere.

see previous post on Boyfriend Jeans

2. Denim Leggings

Denim leggings are a hit with the Hollywood A-listers and with the neighborhood stars as well.

see previous post on denim leggings

3. Motorcycle Jeans

Motorcycle jeans are skinny jeans with extra detailing and character that are often made to appear to have knee pads in them.

4. Denim Jumpers and dresses-

Denim jumpers, shorts and dressed were all over the runways for the 2010 Spring/Summer season.

5. Destroyed denim
Jeans with exaggerated rips and holes.

6. Denim on Denim-

Denim on denim which has often, been considered a fashion faux pas by many, is big in the runway for the 2010 Spring/Summer season. Check out my previous post where I defend the fashionista's right to wear double denim.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards

It was a huge night for the ladies at the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards. Beyonce took home 6 Grammy's which is a record for a female artist. Taylor Swift took home four Grammy's including album of the year and, at the age of 20, she is the youngest artist to win the award.

There were some awesome performances and a wonderful tribute to Michael Jackson featuring Smokey Robinson, Celine Dion, Usher, Jennifer Hudson and Carrie Underwood

The Grammy Awards, dubbed Music's Biggest Night, was not only a great night for music but also a great night for fashion lovers. The stars were shining brightly, wearing designs by the biggest names in fashion including Emillio Pucci, Armani, Gucci and more.

Here are a few of the best and most interesting outfits of the night.

Rihanna in Ellie Saab

Lady Gaga in Armani Prive

Beyonce in Stephane Rolland

Keri Hilson in Dolce and Gabanna (my fave dress of the night)

Carrie Underwood (my second fave dress of the night)