Way-back Wednesday: Philly Fashion Week Recap

By Erika, Resident Fashionista Yesterday the latest season of Philly Fashion Week (PFW) kicked off. This season, in addition to the staple ready-to-wear and couture runway shows, the organizers have added a number of new events, including a men's runway show. Since I'll be posting the latest Beauty Box 5 review tomorrow in lieu of [...]

Photo Recap: Curvy Closets & C.U.R.V.V.

By Erika, Resident Fashionista Whew! It has been a complete whirlwind around YCS! As you guys have seen, we’ve pretty much been going non-stop since various fashion weeks began in September! We’ve been attending tons of fabulous events and hosting a few of our own! On October 12th and 13th YCS had the pleasure of [...]

Curves Ahead (Part 1): Curvy Closets

By Erika, Resident Fashionista This weekend in Philadelphia is all about curvy women!  On Saturday October 12, the Curvy Closets Fashion Show will take over the City of Brotherly Love and on Sunday October 13 C.U.R.V.V., an exhibit curated by ChaCha N'Kole with a corresponding short film, will make it's debut at the UPenn Museum. [...]

International Designers Shine at Atlantic City Fashion Week

By Erika, Resident Fashionista On September 27 and 28, YCS attended Atlantic City Fashion Week held at the Pier Shops at Caesar’s in Atlantic City, NJ. YCS checked out the ready-to-wear, plus sized, and couture runway presentations from a number of designers over the two-days. While some collections were disappointing and considerably non-cohesive, there were [...]

Runway Round-up: Who Got Next (Part 1)?

Runway Round-up: Who Got Next (Part 1)?

Throughout February and March I spent some time attending local fashion shows and presentations including, Atlantic City Fashion Week, Philly Fashion Week, Faithful by Michael Thomas and the Urban FLRT Trunk Show.  I had the opportunity to see and meet a number of talented designers.  In our Runway Round-up series, I'll share with you my [...]