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Ringling College Fashion Photography Exhibit :: Snap Star

Four years running, Professor Anju Kulkarni of Ringling College of Art and Design has challenged her fashion photography students to collaborate with Sarasota’s fashion industry to create gallery images for exhibit. This year students fittingly tested their editorial skills with fashions from the Dream Weaver Collection in what they call American Original Art Couture. “These photographs […]


Q&A :: Yossi Harari

By Heather Dunhill Tel Aviv-born jewelry designer Yossi Harari is one of those names that everyone on Hollywood’s A-List seems to know. Maybe it’s because he’s a multi-year Couture Designer Award winner, or because his pieces emanate a relaxed, elegant style…or maybe it’s because each piece is handcrafted and easily layered. Either way, in the […]


Movie Review :: “Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel”

Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel, a documentary about the fashion icon, is a MUST-see for the style cognoscenti out there. Really. If you want to get your fashion card stamped, you shouldn’t miss this… Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel Official Trailer /// Those in fashion know the name Diana Vreeland and […]


Q&A with Jewelry Designer IPPOLITA

By Heather Dunhill This week I caught up with Ippolita Rostagno, founder and creative director of IPPOLITA (and a native of Florence, Italy), for a Q&A while she made a stop in Sarasota for a personal visit to Saks Fifth Avenue. I can’t help but begin with some celeb name dropping, since Ippolita would never […]