November 17, 2017

Balenciaga: Spanish Fashion Icon

In the fashion world, French names dominate: Chanel, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Louboutin. But one of the world’s most celebrated fashion designers, Balenciaga, wasn’t French at all–he was Basque, reigning from a small fishing village in the province of Guipuzkoa. Beginnings of a Fashion Icon Balenciaga was practically born with a needle and thread in hand: [...]

Style Profile: Amancio Ortega of Inditex

As Zara fever rapidly takes over the international fashion blogging world and closets alike, there’s one man to thank for blessing us with chic, on-trend clothing at affordable prices. Amancio Ortega, retail mogul of fashion empire Inditex (which also includes brands like Pull & Bear, Bershka, Massimo Dutti and Stradivarius) is the man behind the [...]