Category Archives: Fashion Facts & Fashion Classics

Fashion 101: Selling Your Collection to Retail Buyers

Today’s post is actually a summary of a fantastic new online fashion course offered by a new company called Mastered. I met Sally many years ago when she was a buyer for Barneys. With over a decade of buying and … Continue reading

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Searching for Style’s Most Popular Blog Posts

Welcome to Searching for Style! Whether you are a newcomer wanting to figure out what I am about, or a regular reader looking for some of the best pieces from my archive, I’ve compiled a list of the blog posts … Continue reading

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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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