Archive of ‘Spring 2014’ category

On The Market: Monif C’s ‘Beach is Better’ Collection

monif-c-collectionThe summer sun is barely peaking its head here in the big apple, but we’re excited to see it shine over at Monif C. – the ever brilliantly designed plus size label. Their swim 2014 collection was presented at a transformed Manhattan loft on the evening of April 17th, complete with real palm trees and loads of sand. Channeling the sexy of South Beach, models stood on lighted platforms and guests sipped on Bacardi tropical cocktails.

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LBS Runway Report: Ruffian Spring 2014

Ruffian Collage

It’s been a decade since designers Brian Wolk and Claude Morais offered their heavenly creation, Ruffian, to the fashion world. The fashion house has evolved tremendously – from a brand for the Elizabeth Taylors of the world to one millennial fashionistas gawk over – but even as they shift, Ruffian retains a common thread: Fresh, funky, vintage digs created in rich fabrics that are worth every penny.

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