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Ivana Helsinki FW13 Collection Runway Show

Ivana Helsinki proudly made its return to New York Fashion Week this season. The Finnish fashion brand, designed by Paola Suhonen, is showing its new Fall/Winter 2013 “Rotterdam” collection with a runway show at Studio 450. In attendance were Baiyu, Blaine Morris, Cory Kennedy, Devorah Rose, Lauren Rae Levy, Lily Lane, William Beatty, and Eva and Mia Fauhler.

The collection was inspired by the pinup girls of Rotterdam in the 1960s, echoing their magical winter nights in the freight port, drinking whiskey in dimly lit pubs as the harbor freezed over outside. Suhonen’s signature prints remained a focal point of the line appearing in pieces with circular geometric patterns, subtle nautical stripes, and color blocking. Known for their dramatic silhouettes and feminine knits, warmth radiated through the brand’s collection, countering its polar inspiration with rich hues of red, blue, and pops of yellow inspired by the town’s choice liqueur. On a recent trip to Rotterdam, Suhonen…

Milk the Goat: A Passport to Style Around the Globe

Combining a "California Pin-up Hippie" aesthetic with a carefree and fresh point-of-view, fashion label and e-boutique, www.milkthegoat.net is truly for the girl who is young at heart and envisions the world as her playground. Founded by head designer, Nicole Kunz, Milk the Goat is a culmination of her life and travels filled with surf, sun and laughter. A graduate of the University of Southern California, Kunz was determined to create a line that celebrates the natural curves of the female body without sacrificing cutting edge style and flattering fit. With the help and inspiration from her Milkmaids - what she calls her community of MTG colleagues, photographers and models they worked with, plus consumers and fans - Milk the Goat is a representation of each individual's spirit. The collection includes swimwear, flirty dresses, lacey rompers, and intricate jewelry pieces that are as versatile as they are distinct.
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Painting the Town Red This Valentine's Day 2013

This Valentine's Day, Macy's is cupid's destination for gifts that will help you follow your heart and share the love during this passionate holiday. Offering red-hued accessories, sparkly gems, sweet scents and a bevy of affordable giftables, Macy's has something for all the loves in your life, including friends, family and even your digital acquaintances. Macy's is inviting customers to share their love virtually by tagging social media posts with #MacysGoesRed, and for each heartfelt moment shared, Macy's will donate $2, up to $250,000, to the American Heart Association's Go Red For Women movement to help fight heart disease in women.

Marc by Marc Jacobs watches available at select Macy's and on macys.com, $150 each (Photo: Business Wire)

"This Valentine's Day, think for a moment about the reaction you want from the one you love when presenting a gift," said Linda Lee, group vice president of Macy's By Appointment, P…

Pink Pepper Boutique, Brooklyn, NYC

In recent years Brooklyn, NYC has become a destination for finding the next and newest "it" brand and trend. Pink Pepper Boutique, established in 2011 offers shoppers that exact mentality of style. Carrying top brands from around the globe, Pink Pepper has become a Brooklyn, and New York City for that matter, go-to spot. Supplying the district of Cobble Stone with A list contemporary brands such as; Ted Baker, Parker, Trinka Turk, Elie Tahari, BCBG, Alice + Olivia, Bailey 44, etc. Pink Pepper is making brands available which are not so anywhere else in Brooklyn by reaching out to up-and-coming designers in major fashion hubs out of Europe and South America.
Pink Pepper strives to be a positive and influential contributor to the Cobble Hill community as well as Brooklyn / New York City as a whole. The retailer knows what its' customer wants and needs and goes out of its' way to provide the best of brands, silhouettes and forecasted trends.
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Tori Spelling in Junk Food February 2013

Tori Spelling was spotted in Junk Food this past Saturday. The mother of four looked cute and casual in her Junk Food X Vans Bolt Off-Shoulder Fleece ($52; http://shop.vans.com). In other Junk Food news, Naomi Watt's son, Sasha, was spotted in Junk Food x Baby Gap, helping his mom unload groceries from the car over the weekend www.junkfoodclothing.com).

Emmy Rossum dazzled in Liz James Designs

Emmy Rossum dazzled in Liz James Designs while promoting her newest film, Beautiful Creatures recently in Santa Monica. The Shameless star enhanced her monochromatic ensemble with Tricia Earrings in Pyrite from Liz James Designs ($165).