Burst with Pride + Style in Fourth of July Frames

Patriotic party-goers will adore these red, white and blue specs and sunnies that will chant “USA!” right along with them this Independence Day. Grab some shades for those outdoor BBQs or don a pair of glasses if your day calls for indoor fun – either way, proper party attire is key. Classic aviators and wayfarers,Read more »

Fall 2016 Invites Unforeseen Hues to Play Along

Dominated by blues with anchoring earth tones and pops of vivacious pigments, the fall 2016 Pantone color palette brings together a sense of strength, tranquility and complexity that meshes into a chic surge of surprising hues. Transcending gender barriers, these androgynous tones are one high-fashion step above the typical fall shades we have come toRead more »

Fall into Fun Frames for Boys and Girls

School just let out for the summer and though the kiddies have sleepaway camp, pool days and vacation on the mind, we’re thinking about all the exciting fall eyewear trends for boys and girls alike! Attention-grabbing colors like bright greens and adorable purples, whimsical patterns and motifs, along with stylish and easygoing silhouettes make theseRead more »

S/S ’16 Presents a Transporting + Transformative Canvas

“Colors this season transport us to a happier, sunnier place where we feel free to express a wittier version of our real selves,” so says the executive director of the Pantone Color Institute. This sentiment reigns supreme when it comes to the spring/summer 2016 palette – an array of hues inspired by the contrast ofRead more »

Fall ’15 Displays an Evolving Color Landscape

Portraying a scene of hope, fun, fantasy and all things natural, the fall 2015 color palette weaves earthy neutrals with a range of emboldened hues for an unexpected juxtaposition that’s utterly delightful! Taking note from some of the most progressive moments in American history—like the seductive ‘20s, as well as the bohemian, hippy-crazed ‘60s andRead more »

Spring ’15 Hues Emanate a ‘En Plein Air’ Attitude

Symbolizing an escape from the everyday hustle ‘n’ bustle, the spring 2015 color palette takes cue from the magic of the great outdoors, offering up a mix of softened brights, pale pastels and earthy neutrals drawn from the natural world around us. With the French “en plein air” expression—which means “in the open air”—in mind,Read more »

Fall into Color that Transcends Time + Place

Enthralled by the beauty of the past and the spirit of the present, designers are channeling such energy and recreating it with the fall season’s truly alluring color palette. Drawing inspiration from everything from books and artisan crafts, to photography and retro architecture, to exotic landscapes and the children of rock legends, the hues forRead more »

Flash Forward to F/W ’14 at NYFW

Can winter just be over already? From the seemingly never-ending snowstorms, to the bone-chilling polar vortex temps, the weather is seriously unbearable. But even though most of y’all are probably dreaming about warmer times ahead, those in the fashion realm most certainly are not. Over the past week, the world’s top designers have had onlyRead more »

Spring ’14: Where Pastels + Brights Collide

The first day of winter may not be until Dec. 21, but my oh my, it is freezing outside guys ‘n’ gals! Let’s face it, the hibernation period has begun—it’s the time of year when wearing the coziest of clothing, staying curled up indoors and munching on comfort food is totally acceptable. But don’t letRead more »

F/W ’13: A Season of Vivid, Versatile Color

Summer has officially arrived, and we’re completely wrapped up in all of its splendor! After a long and frigid winter, we’re finally able to whip out our swimsuits, catch some much-needed rays and simply bask in the glorious warm weather! We must admit, the brisk months of winter are hardly on our radar. But thoseRead more »