TMG Project: Mercedes Benz New York Fashion Week A/W 2012…


Hello my lovelies!!  I am here in my beloved NYC with laptop and camera in hand to report on some of what I think are the key makeup looks/trends for A/W Fall 2012!!  Fall fashion is my favorite because of all the textures and colors for the clothes and I love seeing what they come […]

Get The Look: New York Fashion Week – Vivienne Tam from Maybelline New York…


The best trends that are coming down the runway are ones that you can assimilate into your life with little or no effort.  Case in point, this smokin’, understated look from Maybelline New York’s makeup artist Andy Koh.  This look is super easy to get at home and has more of a natural fresh skin […]

NYFW: Cocktails and Couture Recap!!


Some of you may not know this, but I host an event during New York Fashion week called Cocktails & Couture.  Its a networking event that bring out all the best and brightest bloggers, editors and marketers.  We have the best time, lots of yummy cocktails and beauty products abound.  Here is the official recap […]

New York Fashion Week: Behind the Scenes at Alice + Olivia


The Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet Fall 2011 collection evokes timeless elegance and unabashed glamour, inspired by a modern day interpretation of the classic 1950s movie Auntie Mame. Stacey Bendet creates a wardrobe for a chic, free-spirited female; an empowered individual who is full of life, ready for a party, eccentric and captivating. Polly […]

New York Fashion Week: Behind the Scenes at Vena Cava…

New York Fashion Week - Vena Cava F/W 2011

A nod to the 90’s with Vena Cava was only complete with the help of hair guru, Ted Gibson, for and an innovative use of nail polish- Nonie Crème for butterLONDON. Hair: Channeling Christy Turlington’s 90’s grunge look, Ted Gibson created a laid back cool look to complete Vena Cava’s Fall 2011 Collection. To […]

New York Fashion Week: Behind the Scenes at Lela Rose…


Lead Stylist for the beauty inspiration, Sarah Lucero for Stila Cosmetics and channels Vintage Hollywood glam for the catwalk at Lela Rose. Stila fashioned a bold lip and a soft eye to compliment Lela Rose’s Fall 2011 collection. The contemporary update on old school glam is feminine, sophisticated, and show-stopping both on and off the […]

NYFW Behind the Scenes: Christian Siriano Fall 2010…


Before the glitz and glam that parades down the catwalk, designers come to the drawing board with distinguished hair and make-up teams to create the vision we see walk down the runway. For Fall 2011, Christian Siriano’s vision was created with the help of MAC and Aveda. Below we talk to the lead  and key […]

New York Fashion Week: Backstage with M.A.C. Artist Gordon Espinet for Behnaz Sarafpour…

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20-year M.A.C. Artist extraordinaire Gordon Espinet was responsible for bringing to life a Brigitte Bardot-inspired look to the runway for designer Behnaz Sarafpour’s fall season reveals. Espinet described the look as “luminous,” “skin care-y,”  “just left the spa.”  Avoid matte and overdone this fall.  Prep face with primer and concealer, then top with a light […]

New York Fashion Week: Get The Look – Seductive Hair at Farah Angsana F/W 2011 by Eddie Ngai of Rita Hazan Salon…

Farah Angsana F/W 2011

It’s that time of year again!  I’m i NYC covering backstage beauty at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week.  These are the Fall/Winter collections which I always love seeing the most.  No on to business, I love love love a good updo….I think that a sexy updo circa 1959-1962 is always classic and timeless – that’s exactly […]

Fashion Week: Get the Look – Chic & Modern Buns at Vena Cava by Ted Gibson MBFW S/S 2011…

Ted Gibson - Vena Cava MBFW S/S 2011

Live from New York….It’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week!  TMG has all the scoop on the latest in beauty trends from the runways, giving you a heads-up on what’s hot for the spring! The always fabulous Ted Gibson shared the secret that the top hairstyle for the spring is….drum roll, please…the bun!!  Here we have ANOTHER […]

Fashion Week: Aveda Hair at Christian Siriano MBFW S/S 2011…


We are seeing all kinds of new trends for hair here at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week!!  Most of them are centered around new ways to do an updo.  This one in particular I think will translate very well to “real life” and its called the “new bun”.  Antoinette Beenders for Aveda created this look for […]

TMG Project: Mercedes Benz Fashion Week S/S 2011


Here we are again, Fashion Week in New York City.  The big kickoff is tomorrow and this year we are covering a whole slew of shows.  Coverage will be up daily with as much info as possible on upcoming trends/looks etc.  This season marks to move from Bryant Park to the new digs in Lincoln […]

Contest: Enter To Win a NYFW Media Mixer Gift Bag…


Hello All!!  I know I haven’t had a contest in a minute and I wanted to try and give you something GOOD!  So here it is….a gift bag with some of the hottest items from the party that Paul Baranda & I threw….the NYFW Media Mixer! Here is your chance to win a gift bag […]

TMG Project: A Look Inside the 2nd Bi-Annual NYFW Media Mixer…

Crave Catering NYFW Media Mixer

In case you didn’t know, Paul Baranda of Beyond Beauty Basics and I have been throwing some parties [checkout the inaugural NYFW Media Mixer here].  Last fall, Paul and I joined forces to bring together our online media friends and a few beauty brands for a big “tweetup”.  Little did we know that it would […]

NYFW: Estée Lauder Debuts at Derek Lam!

Estée Lauder for Derek Lam

I adore a good dark smokey eye, especially for fall.  A trend I have noticed for Fall 2010 is a dark blue smokey eye which inadvertendly makes your eyes look really bright.  Tom Pecheaux created this look beautifully with Estee Lauder shadows for Derek Lam. For the very first time in the Estée Lauder brand’s 64 […]

NYFW: Red Door Spas Blogger Lounge…

Red Door Spas Blogger Lounge

One of the best part about attending New York Fashion week is catching up with friends from across the country who converge on the tents to cover the shows. This year, I partnered with Red Door Spas to create a Blogger Lounge at the W Hotel in Times Square for my online editor friends to […]

NYFW Get The Look: Tarte for Susan Woo 2010…

Susan Woo - Fall 2010

Eco conscious fashion doesn’t come any better than Susan Woo.  Woo, who has worked at Derek Lam and Louis Vuitton, designs clothes that look like high fashion BUT all the garments are made with one-of-a-kind, organic fabrics.  The look for her Fall 2010 shows were created by Tina Turnbow for Tarte. Overall Look: Effortless beauty- […]

NYFW Get The Look: Tarte for Lela Rose Fall 2010…

Lela Rose - NYFW Fall 2010

One of my favorite shows to see at New York Fashion Week is Lela Rose.  The looks are always on point and this season was no exception.  We were treated to the triple threat of Tarte, Ted Gibson and Deborah Lippmann.  The looks was sultry and soft at the same time. Lela Rose Fall 2010 […]