Category Archives: Fashion Facts & Fashion Classics

Fashion Classics: Chanel 2.55

The Chanel 2.55 bag was created in 1955 (February, to be exact, that is how it got its name) and is still one of the most iconic luxury handbags. The bag is best recognized by its diamond or herringbone shaped … Continue reading

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Fashion Classics: Ralph Lauren Polo Shirt

Ralph Lauren established his brand with the Polo label in 1967. The first product was a collection of ties, which were very popular because of their extravagant designs. In 1972 he launched the mesh cotton polo shirt with the polo … Continue reading

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Fashion Classics: Missoni Zig Zag Crochet

When we think Missoni, we think bright colors and knitwear. The Italian fashion company is best known for its multicolored zigzag crochet garments, a staple in every single one of their collections. The family run business was founded in 1953 … Continue reading

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Fashion Classics: Salvatore Ferragamo Vara Pump

While Salvatore Ferragamo was the inventor of the cork wedge and the invisible sandal, the most famous shoe from the Italian leather goods house is the Vara pump. The Vara pump was actually designed by his daughter, Fiamma Di San … Continue reading

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Fashion Classics: Christian Louboutin Pigalle Pump

A more recent addition to the ranks of fashion classics, Christian Louboutin‘s Pigalle Pump is probably better known for its red underside, then for the actual shape of the shoe. His signature red soles have become a fixture on the … Continue reading

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