Monday, February 10, 2014

Living Large, Part 3



Ralph Rucci

does this remind you of Alexis Carrington/Joan Collins from the days of Dynasty?
(for those of you too young to remember, "Dynasty" was a hugely popular TV show
way back then).

it certainly does to me.
& it is beautiful isn't it?

the over-xized shoulders, the structured pant suit.

the ensemble






Carolina Herrera












Lela Rose


the shoulder interest is going to be THE thing!
this one has the exaggerated width.

& I love it, this is my kind of cocktail dress.




Monique Lhuillier

maybe for the academy awards?





her day dresses




ok, this is my rundown up to the minute,
another chapter when we see more collections

commentary is mine, photos via style.com

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on another very important note:
Prince Charles & Prince William
made public statements and videos
deploying the destruction of our wildlife.

as you know, I am 100% against trophy hunting and hope it will soon be banned
WORLDWIDE.

this week I'll write a post on efforts around the world to stop this practice,
and give you information on some of the national & international organizations
already working toward this.

I wish I were British today !!


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11 comments:

  1. These are such beautiful collections! I bet the shows were fab!

    Lauren,
    http://www.atouchofsoutherngrace.com/

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  2. I much prefer these versions to the original "Dynasty" ones. Much more sleek and elegant. Shoulder emphasis without the exaggeration.

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  3. Yes,I saw this wonderful video of Prince William & Prince Charles! A tremendously action!

    And Oh,my Godness....how beautiful is new collection of Monique Lhuilier again!
    All deatils are amazing,like fabrics and shapes and so feminine look always.

    Thankyou for share,Marsha:)*

    XXX,
    ***Violetta***

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  4. Marsha,

    Some interesting looks. I LOVE everything by Lela Rose.

    I hope that you have a fabulous week!

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  5. It looks like the pad is back! I was wondering when we were going to see an 80s influence...

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  6. I just want to FEED those poor girls!

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  7. Beautiful collections Marsha... off to watch the Royals... xv

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  8. Pants seem to be king in so many of the Designers presentations, glad to see the heels coming down a tad bit.

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  9. Aaah I love this season's Fashion Week! I love the first two Carolina Herrera looks the best!
    xo
    Sharon

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  10. Marsha-
    Such a gorgeous line! I would love any of these, but I love the black!
    Looking forward to your posts on the hunting.
    Teresa
    xoxo

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