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Le Smoking

In 1966 Yves Saint Laurent debuted a collection that would redefine the way women dress– forever.


From Madame, With Love

Mme.’s fifth time on IFB’s weekly round up, her BBC feature, her first hate mail, and an award ceremony speech.


Mme.’s 4th Appearance on IFB’s Links a la Mode

  This is my fourth time being selected as one of the featured posts for Independent Fashion Bloggers’ Weekly Round Up.  I have to say, I have made so many fantastic friends through reading other likeminded bloggers’ posts—a lot of which I’ve found through IFB’s link round ups. This week, my feature on the underrepresentation […]


My Rear Window

When in doubt, just ask–”What would Grace do?”

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Madame’s March Wishlist

Madame mixes of-the-moment pieces with tried and true staples for the perfect transitional look.

Dior "Secret Garden"

Enjoy the Silence

What was she running from? Why is she crying? Reflecting on Depeche Mode, Versailles, and the menagerie of models in Dior’s “Secret Garden” campaign–two years later.


There’s Something About Mary

British based designer Mary Katrantzou delivers collections so decadent, I’m starting to change my attitude towards prints.

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The Five

Whether they’re dipped in gold, walking a catwalk, rocking out, or floating in zero-gravity– These ladies remind us why it’s great to be a girl. Here are the five things I’m talking about this week…

Girl from the North Country

Girl from the North Country

If you go when the snowflakes storm / When the rivers freeze and summer ends / Please see if she has a coat so warm / To keep her from the howlin’ winds.


Chanel SS’14 Haute Couture Press Day

Coco Chanel once said, “The best things in life are free. The second best are very expensive.” After my trip to Chanel’s 57th street headquarters, I can say that I completely agree.


Madame’s NYFW Diary Pt. 1

It’s that time of the year again… New York Fashion Week!  I’ve been far too busy running between Lincoln Center, West Chelsea, Milk Studios, and back to Lincoln Center again–to do a proper blog post.  However, here is the first recap of the shows I’ve attended this Autumn/Winter season on behalf of my work with Imagine […]

Foo Fighters at Bud Light Hotel

Foo Fighters at Bud Light Hotel

In New York, it’s not so much about going to the main event as it is about being invited to the parties surrounding it. So, naturally, when the Superbowl came to New York—the parties came, too. The second I heard that The Foo Fighters would be playing a private event at the Bud Light Hotel preceding the big game, I knew I had to go…

Stella McCartney Floral Woven Dress

Stella McCartney Floral Woven Dress

I’ve never particularly gravitated towards super girly colors, prescribing to the mantra that pink is “red’s annoying younger sister.” However, there’s something about the icy hue of this Stella McCartney dress that feels elevated–even regal.


Turban Time

Symbolic of dramatic glamour and Eastern elegance, the turban is not for those afraid of making a statement. The turban commands attention.

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The Five

What I’m loving, right now.


Quick! Your Dream Bag!

That bag you’ve lusted after season after season? Don’t let it get away! Farfetch is having a major sale plus an additional 20% off–but you have to act quickly since this offer is ending soon!


The Five

From Colt 45′s to £80,000 booze budgets–this is what I’m talking about, right now.


Burberry Spiked Trench

Every rose has it’s thorn, and this British fashion house has a bit of a wild streak.


The Five

The five things I was digging, playing, wearing, and nonstop talking about this past week.