All posts tagged: American fashion

Trendy Overalls; Build Your Perfect Look

Whether you dress them up or dress them down, overalls add a unique flare to any outfit. If this trendy piece can be featured in Alexander Wang’s runway show then it can definitely serve as a staple piece for your ensemble. Build an outfit around these boyfriend cut bleached denim overalls. Its worn look will give your outfit a vintage feel. Add a white button up blouse for a more conservative look. Dress up the outfit with this black and white striped structured blazer with gold accents for a hint of sophistication. For a pop of color throw on these yellow pumps. Not only do these add a vibrant shade but they give your outfit a sexy touch. Finish off your look with this thick gold triple chain necklace that you can wear under the collar of your buttoned blouse for a fun twist. Now you’ve successfully dressed up that old pair of denim overalls and you can go out on the town with your sexy stylish new look. But remember if anyone asks where you got your look from remember to mention your …

Suzanne Rae: Fashion with Purpose and Style

From one of the fashion capitals of the world comes Suzanne Rae Pelaez, a Brooklyn-based fashion designer who gorgeously blends minimalistic with chic styles. New York Fashion Week is no stranger to the five-year-old Suzanne Rae women’s clothing line, and Haute Living notes her as “the next designer to watch.” Her line represents women who work hard and make a graceful statement through their appearance. Pelaez welcomed YHM into her Brooklyn studio to chat about her work and motivations. After studying Economics and Art History at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania, Pelaez’s artistic eyes led her to the Big Apple where she soon broke into the art gallery industry. Surrounding herself with art opened her mind to the sophistication of the New York scene and motivated her to make a change. “I wanted to be more hands on with the art. I chose fashion because I was always interested in it, mentions Pelaez.” Later attending Parsons, The New School for Design in New York City, she knew right away that she wanted to start her own …