Suits and Pearson Costume Designer talks Styling Meghan Markle and Gina Torres:

 Photo Courtesy of Paley Center for Media Suits and Pearson costume designer, Jolie Andreatta has ‘suited up’ the likes of Gina Torres (Jessica Pearson) and Meghan Markle (Rachel Zane) so well that their looks have not just turned heads: they have turned cameras. Yes, that is correct. Torres, who is known for her luxuriously legalContinue reading “Suits and Pearson Costume Designer talks Styling Meghan Markle and Gina Torres:”

Emmy-Nominated Costumes Showcased at FIDM Museum

Photos by Alex J. Berliner/ABImages If A Series of Unfortunate Events led us to these larger-than-life television costumes, where a sky-blue gown blooms with embroidered whispers of a garden, well then they were worth it. My blogger bestie, Mari Makatsaria and I were like giddy girls in a costume confectionary at FIDM Museum’s 13th AnnualContinue reading “Emmy-Nominated Costumes Showcased at FIDM Museum”

Finding a ‘Unicorn’ in Huntington Library and Gardens

Medieval legend has it that a woman of the purest heart could summon a unicorn if she was alone in the forest—that the rare beast would lay his head in her lap if her heart was true. I’d like to think that there are gems as rare as unicorns out there in today’s world, andContinue reading “Finding a ‘Unicorn’ in Huntington Library and Gardens”

A Couture Tour with Krischic: Guo Pei in Orange County

For Chinese couture designer, Guo Pei, sartorial stories were her rebellion. Santa Ana’s Bowers Museum, which is currently hosting a retrospective of the designer’s work, is an assurance that her story is amplified in one of the capitals of Western Culture and fashion: the west coast. The couturier was born in Beijing in 1967, aContinue reading “A Couture Tour with Krischic: Guo Pei in Orange County”

Keeping Up With Krischic: Revolve, The RealReal, Emmy Nominated Costume Design, and A Fashion Conference

To all my forward thinkers with vintage souls, chicsters, whatever you would like to call yourselves when visiting my site: I have a new little segment for you to keep you up-to-date with the fun things happening in my life! Last week was one of those weeks that felt too surreal to be real, butContinue reading “Keeping Up With Krischic: Revolve, The RealReal, Emmy Nominated Costume Design, and A Fashion Conference”

Ensembles and Exhibtions The Crown Costumes at the Paley Center

The Crown is one of the most expensive shows ever made according to Business Insider (and costs even more than the actual Queen Elizabeth “costs the UK” according to the BBC, so granted, the costumes are going to be equally resplendent. Now, having the opportunity to see, in person costume designer Michelle Clapton’s (she alsoContinue reading “Ensembles and Exhibtions The Crown Costumes at the Paley Center”

Hermes Heritage Exhibition

When I studied abroad in London, I was enrolled in an Equestrian class. I used to ride a chocolate-maned stallion named Sirius through Hyde Park as fall leaves crusted beneath his hooves and the wind kissed  my face as he broke out into a trot. I loved every minute of my horseback adventures. And IContinue reading “Hermes Heritage Exhibition”