• Fashion,  Michigan Fashion events/interviews,  New Trends

    NYFW 16 Nicci Hou Collection fashion show

    NYFW 16 Nicci Hou Collection fashion show This is my last post covering NYFW fashion shows. Totally I went to 12 shows but I picked my top 5 to write about. You can read about the elegant Leanne Marshall here, cool street wear from Control Sector here, It Girl collection from Just Drew here, my personal favorite, Denny Wiraman’s high fashion here and now these dramatic haute couture designs from Nicole Houston. Nicci Hou is a mixture of classic silhouettes and dramatic detailing to create the art of haute couture. The talented designer is Nicole Houston. She was born into a family of master seamstresses so sewing comes very naturally…

  • Fashion,  Michigan Fashion events/interviews

    Fashion designer Cheryl Zemke interview

    Fashion designer Cheryl Zemke interview I first “met” Cheryl last fall in a fashion show I attended. She was one of the designers and I loved her collection. But we didn’t get a chance to talk during those crazy busy hours that usually consume the designers who participate in the show. We connected on Facebook later though. I always love seeing her new designs and finally we found some time to do an interview. If you’ve read my previous posts about the Runway Re-purposed fashion show here, you may recognize this look below. I am so in love with this Audrey Hepburn inspired look. This dress took her about one…

  • Fashion,  Michigan Fashion events/interviews

    Lyudviga Couture interview fashion linkup

    Lyudviga Couture interview fashion linkup For me, fashion is a kind of art. Fashion designers are just like other types of artists, they are brilliant, but often they hardly make enough money through their art to earn a living. But Lyudviga Shneyders is one of the exceptions in the Detroit area. She is the owner and designer of Lyudviga Couture in the Detroit suburb of Birmingham, Michigan. Pete Peter from Wake Up Detroit Magazine suggested that I talk to Lyudviga and he spoke highly of her. I’m very happy that I’ve gotten to know Pete. He’s been a great source of potential blog post material and is also a very…

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