Whether it was Paris, New York, or Milan, checkered prints could be found on runways around the world showcasing Fall 2013’s hottest trends. Apparel and accessories were covered in plaids, tartans and houndstooth patterns of all shapes and sizes on all types of materials including; knits, furs and even silks. Here is a closer look at our favorite checkered runway must-haves …
Vegas Magazine celebrated 10 fabulous years at Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas on Thursday, May 9, 2013.
Heather Graham, wearing a Donna Karan dress from her Fall 2013 Collection, Summer 2013 cover model and star of “Hangover III,” hosted the event alongside Editor-in-Chief Abby Tegnelia and Publisher Josef Vann.
The atmosphere stayed lively with the energetic styling's of DJ Miss Joy and Shaun DeGraff while invited guests enjoyed the spectacular Oriental Ballroom setting above the Las Vegas Strip.
Attendees were treated to a Fall 2013 fashion preview by Donna Karan at The Shops at Crystals, and enjoyed a variety of unique Ciroc specialty cocktails and gourmet cuisine by Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas.
The evening brought out the who’s who in Vegas and celebrated 10 successful years as the premier luxury and local authority in Las Vegas.
The Met Gala is a glamorous arena for high fashion; the event of the season, the Oscars of fashion. With the theme noted as "Punk: Chaos to Couture" we expected nothing but chain-wearing, lip-piercing, eye-lining counterculture movements of the seventies and eighties. Even the evening's hair and make-up featured a predominance of punk touches.
As stated by the Met curator, Andrew Bolton, "Fashion is to provoke, to confront, to react."
Here are our top 10 looks of the night...
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Porsche Design Sport is a collaboration between Adidas and Porsche Design, fusing leading-edge sport performance technology with a sophisticated, minimalist point of view that defines a new era of engineered luxury sportswear.
The Spring/Summer 2013 collection includes apparel, footwear, and accessories in the categories of Driving, Golf, Gym, Running, Water and Snow. Every piece marries exclusive materials, performance enhanced details and meticulous craftsmanship to create a signature look that is cutting-edge, modern, and timeless.
The highlight of the collection is the refined Bounce:S running shoe, characterized by a semi-translucent outsole which allows for greater visibility of the shoe’s metal springs and creates a very iconic appearance. The shoes’ newly designed one-piece mesh upper features enhanced breathability, while the extreme abrasion-resistant adornment is creating a signature look. The seamless construction of the shoes’ interior enables chafe-free comfort and a glove-like fit.
Harry Winston, Inc., the American fine diamond jeweler and watchmaker, has selected Keep Memory Alive to be a recipient of the new Harry Winston Hope Collection™ Bracelet, which was developed to support leading charitable organizations. Only 15 of these exclusive bracelets have been produced.
As part of the Harry Winston Brilliant Futures Charitable program, Harry Winston will donate 100 percent of the $2,500 retail sales price from each bracelet to seven organizations nationwide, including Keep Memory Alive in Las Vegas, where bracelets will be available in January 2013. The limited-edition bracelet, only 15 have been produced, feature a sleek white gold and engraved mother-of-pearl design set with a delicate Winston diamond at the center.
Support from sales of the bracelet in Las Vegas will enable Keep Memory Alive to develop a lecture series featuring Cleveland Clinic brain health experts discussing how lifelong healthy lifestyle choices impact brain health.
For more information on supporting Keep Memory Alive by purchasing a Harry Winston Hope Collection Bracelet, please contact the Las Vegas salon directly at 702.262.0001.