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No invites for Fashion Week? Try these … September 9, 2009

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Just as we were dithering about what to do, Newsday.com comes up with solutions:

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week – that very exclusive, invitation-only (sorry, you’re soooo not invited) fashion takeover of New York City – kicks off Thursday morning. But, don’t feel left out, because Thursday evening it’s “Fashion’s Night Out,” an open-to-the-public fashion invasion of epic proportions. Starting around 6, with most participating stores open until 11 p.m., think celebrities, designer appearances (Oscar de la Renta sings at his Madison Avenue store), free stuff, lessons (cha-cha at Kate Spade?) and all-around wacky happenings (ping-pong with Stuart Weitzman). More than 700 retailers in the metro area are participating, along with events in other fashion capitals around the world. …

Read all about the free Fashion Week events …

 

A Shaded View on Fashion June 29, 2009

shadedviewHere’s a new find: an edgy, insider’s fashion blog with goth-look leanings. Read “A Shaded View on Fashion.”

 

le la Moda: More than just a pretty fashion blog April 7, 2009

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lelaIn the busy, crowded of fashion blogs, le la Moda stands out. More than just a collection of pretty pictures, the site offers insightful commentary on the world of fashion and everything that touches it, including a recent article on the challenge of being a highly driven personality. See more.