The Sketch Book — fall 2012

Jacques Levine Fall Look Book

fall 2012 Jacques Levine jacques levine lookbook News and Events Shoes Slippers

Here are illustrations I created for Jacques Levine's fall 2012 lookbook. Have you visited their site recently? Their new fall line now includes shoes! Luxurious, stylish shoes I might add. Shoes to wear out and about, not just slippers for around the home. I just put an order in with the JL team for a pair of the Brynn smoking slipper. Aren't they wild?

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fall 2012 Inslee peterpan collar The Sketch Book

 It's getting to be that time of year again. Time for lady-like trends to push maxi dresses and nautical stripes aside. Bring on the shiny, furry and the pleated. Let the wild cardiganing begin, invest in opera gloves, and burgundy leather bags. Paint your nails dark gray and put peter pan collars on everything! It's fall!Speaking of peter pan collars... how do we feel about them? I for one know I would look like the actual peter pan wearing one. Not good. I think you need to balance it with something very womanly. Like big hair to reinforce the fact that you...

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pardon my french

fall 2012 Inslee By Design Kate Spade NYFW The Sketch Book

oh la la... where do i begin? the kate spade fall 2012 preview was such fun. the title of the event "toutes les filles sont folles" or "all the girls are mad" says it all. french chicness and colorful kate spade playfulness of epic proportions. really, thank you ks team for creating a preview tailored to my exact list of favorite things: french femininity, garance dore's scrawling handwriting, stripped pedestals and giant fashion illustrations everywhere. seriously this is literally my list of favorite things. (plus croissants) i had so much fun walking through the bubbly crowd and seeing the little...

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dsquared2 fall 2012 Independent Fashion Bloggers NYFW pre fall shut up i love that The Sketch Book

this pre-fall look from DSquared2 reminds me of the 60s. Well, I wasn't there, so it makes me think of the 60s. And then it makes me think of the joyous fact that MadMen is coming back soon! And from pre-fall to actual fall, I'm off to Milk Studios to see what there is to see today at New York Fashion Week. Because here in NYC on this chilly February day, it is actually time to start thinking about September. I'm going to visit my good friend Taylor of Shut up I love that and her good friends at the...

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