Tuesday, October 2, 2012

My Favorite Runway Collections from NY Fashion Week Spring 2013.

                    Betsey Johnson Birthday Bonanza Bash.

Girls just want to have Fun! Yes FUN and more FUN!This show was all about Betsey!  It was youthful, fun and crazy.  On her 70th birthday the designer put on an epic bash to celebrate the occasion, as well as a career that has spanned five decades.



Models with teased-out, crimped hair hammed it up for the photo pit. 

60's, 80's and 90's looks.

Coat paired with a burnout slip-dress.

Rock/Grunge/Punk world that it is.

The 00's

Cyndi Lauper who came out and sang a couple of her hits, including "True Colors" and "Girls Just Want To Have Fun."

Wow look at the split I want to be like her when I grow up haha.

Dear Betsey Johnson, You are an inspiration, you really know how to party and know what girls love.  You make us feel girly with all your designs, clothing and accessory options. I want to come back as Betsey Johnson in my next life! 

Happy Birthday, Betsey!!

 Sandi Martini 

Marc Jacobs

As you guys know I Love 60's fashion and I was dazzled to see that Marc Jacobs had a strong 60's-influenced in his Spring 2013 ready to wear collection.
This collection is bold, the colours and geometric patters gives this collection an unconventional look. The models' hair and makeup also rock!

Oscar De La Renta. 

There was a definite 60's feel to this collection, the full skirts
and three-quarter-length sleeves on jackets, sweaters, and cardigans. It seems to me this collection is inspired by Barbie Dolls.  It's youthful and colorful with his established elegance through his evening wear.

This gown got to my attention  


KUDOS!! to Oscar De La Renta.

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

"Emmys Red Carpet 2012"

"My Picks for best Hair and Makeup"

Christina Hendrincks wears her auburn hair soft, face-flattering waves.  
Ginnifer Goodwin looks adorabe with her short pixie haircut. 
Jesicca Pare I love her elegant nostalgic hair bun.
Kat Dennings Looks lovely with her long wavy hair. 
Kerry Washington What a beautiful face and her makeup looks flawless.
January Jones Slicked-back hairstyle to compliment her edgy look.

                                 "My pick's for Best Dressed"

                                         Retro/ Elegant Beauties.

Christina Hendricks Wore a pale chiffon dress by Christian Serriano.
January Jones Wearing a Zac Posen sheer, black lace gown. 
Jessica Pare Her Retro look is elegant.

                                                "The SeXXXy GAls!"

Sofia Vergara gown by Zuhair Murad teal cut-out gown. Hehe! just incase you guys missed Unfortunately, Vergara had a bit of a wardrobe malfunction 20 minutes before the “Modern Family” cast won it's Emmy. 
 Sofia shared pictures of her wardrobe team desperately attempting to fix her Zuhair Murad teal gown ahead of her taking to the stage at the Emmy awards. check out the article 

Heidi Klum Wore this sea-foam green dress with high slits. Made by Alexandre Vauthier.

Allison Williams had in my opinion the best dress of the night By Oscar De La Renta she look stunning in this strapless emerald peplum top dress.

What's your pick for best dress? 

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Thursday, September 20, 2012

Martini Styles. II

Here are some more of the new faces that I style for the Talent Management Company that I'm collaborating with.

Model : Asian Chandran.On our fitting we decided that we wanted to do a Sexy "Femme Fatale" the next  "Dita Von Tees."

Look # 2  Girl next door with an edge.

Model Gigi Garcia.

 Look # 1 Girl next door!  Casual look. Gap jeans, denim vest and Aldo shoes.

Look # 2    We decided to go retro with a  Pin up 50's style high waisted booty short's.

Model  Allysa Morang.

 Boho Chic! 

We wanted something easy to wear but with a sophisticated touch and these wide legged pants, featuring sheer fabric with pleats, are Eclectic.


Stay tuned!.... Next Styling post I will be featuring Men's Wear.

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Fashion's Night Out LA! September 6th 2012

Fashion Night out

Fashion Night out by sandimartini on Polyvore


 Store in Robertson Blvd
My new pair of sunnies.

What I wore for the event Argh! love leopard prints. Fedora hat.

My Nail Art  and Jewelry.

My Glitter tattoo

I got my make up done using Christian Dior Makeup.

Jerome C. Rousseau Shoe Designer.

I want you, I want you soo bad! Love them.

 Fashion Night out was created by Vogue Editor Anna Wintour in NYC as a way to celebrate the start of New York's Fashion Week. 

Since it's inception in 2009 FNO's have burst all over the country including Los Angeles.

This year on September 6th was the biggest yet, with over 500 stores participating nationwide. 

Fashion shows, mini-makeovers, light refreshments, snacks and gift bag offers.

Here is my list of the places I decided to attend.

1. Alice + Olivia 134 S Robertson Blvd; 6—11pm  A braid bar, manicurists,  a fake tattoo booth, a charm bracelet station and aura and palm readers.

2. Kelly Wearstler  8440 Melrose; 6—10pm An NYCLA polish expert will be in the house offering different nail art designs based on patterns from Kelly’s fabulous fall 2012 collection.

3. Christian Louboutin 650 N Robertson Blvd; 6—9pm Louboutin will have tarot card readers offering private readings to guests for the evening.  Louboutins and a tarot card reading.

4.  Saks  9634 Wilshire Blvd; 6—8pm Saks will have glitter tattoos (my fave), champagne and yummy sweets, lipstick and handbag “readers,” as well as appearances by shoe designer Jerome C. Rousseau,  jewelry designer Bonnie Star and clothing designer Andrea Lieberman.

5. Santa Monica Place 395 Santa Monica Place 6—9pm  fashion illustrator on hand to sketch guests’ outfits and get hooked up with mini makeovers.

6. Bloomingdale’s : 8500 Beverly Blvd
7. Lululemon: 103 S Robertson Blvd:  Pressed juices and a fashion show at 8pm!

Friday, August 31, 2012

Martini Styles!

These are some of the new faces that I style for the talent Management Company that I'm collaborating with.  Take a look at some of the dresses that I choose for the shoot.
Angelina has a great figure and this dress fits her like a glove. Shoes and hat are from Urban Outfitters.

Model Angelina Nagory.

Peplum Dress are so elegant and body flattering.  Peplums are just two pattern shapes that emphasize the hips and are also flared. The flared pattern is meant to provide an improvement to hip curves.I'm obsessed with Peplum, it's defently a must have in your closet for hourglass body types.

Model Lacey Molina. 

Model Veronica Tovar
We also opted for a Peplum top and leggings.

 Model Sylvia Loza

Yellow reminds us all of bright and delightful things.  This dress is chic, sexy and stylish.

 Model Brianna Akahoshi
 Love this look.  Leather pants are a must for a wild edgy look.  It's catty and sexy. MEOW!

Saturday, August 18, 2012

Liebster Blog Award!

I was tagged to receive this award. It's for blogs that have less than 100 followers and it's a great idea to introduce your blog to the people and make it popular!

 How does it work:
  • Each person must post eleven things about herself
  • Answer the eleven question the tagger had set for you
  • Choose eleven blogs and tag them in this post
  • Follow the tagger and visit at least three of the nominees

 11 things about me:

1. I Romanticize My Existence.
2. I love love coffee
3. Hate mornings.
4. Addicted to Tumblr
5. Athletic
6. Snuggling
7. Rebel
8. Love Sweets
9. Driven
10. Tattoos
11. I'm home sick

11 questions for me to answer.

  • 1.Summer or Winter? Winter
  • 2.Chic & Sexy or Simply & Sporty? Chick & Sexy
  • 3.How do you spend your free time? Tumblr
  • 4.What was your dream job when you was little girl? Teacher
  • 5.Louboutin or YSL? Louboutin
  • 6.What is your favourite movie? Nightmare Before Christmas
  • 7.Do you prefer the natural or the smokey eye for make-up? Smokey eye
  • 8.Straight or Curly hair? Straight
  • 9.Do you prefer the window shopping or the online shopping? Window Shopping
  • 10.What is your favorite song?  Unchained Melody Righteous Brothers.
  • 11.Do you prefer high heels or flat shoes? High Heels

11 Nominated Blogs:
  1. http://letsgoparis.blogspot.com/
  2. http://youngeyesoffashion.blogspot.com/2012/08/light-colours-in-light-sun.html
  3. http://talkingaboutf.blogspot.com/2012/08/my-style-10.html
  4. http://classypyt.blogspot.com/2012/08/sponsored-review-silkygirls-moisture.html
  5. http://www.mylovewithfashion.com/2012/08/fancy-friday-gingham-gorg.html
  6. http://dorlydesigns.blogspot.com/2012/08/aching-for-agate.html
  7. http://socialatte.blogspot.com/2012/08/house-proud-inspirational-sites.html
  8. http://itsanalucia.blogspot.com/2012/08/happy-ch.html
  9. http://www.fashionpastiche.com/
  10. http://door-step-delivery-around-the-world.blogspot.com/
  11. http://mademoiselle--s.blogspot.com/

 11 questions for tagged people:

  1. Who is your fashion Icon?
  2. Top 3 fashion obsessions?
  3. What do you spend most of your money on?
  4. What are three things you absolutely have to have in your dream house?
  5. Number of kids you want?
  6. Best thing to eat for breakfast?
  7. What holiday do you most look forward to?
  8. Dream vacation?
  9. One thing your exited  for? 
  10. Small or large purses?
  11. Who is your favorite blogger?

Thank you for your participation!

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

"The Versatility of a Little Black Dress"

  1. When the occasion calls for something with a little more "Tada" a cocktail dress can be dressed up for an event.  A little bling and a whole lotta of fun attitude will get you far in your favorite cocktail dress.

    I think this little black dress is very versatile, it can transition from a day dress to night dress which makes things simpler.  Swap necklaces and earrings or slip on a different pair of shoes and you will have different looks.

    When it comes to adding earrings, there's so much flexibility.  Play around with drop earrings or hoop earrings, whatever style you choose, earrings help to lighten and put emphasis on your face.  Necklaces are a quick way to alter the look of a simple black dress. You can go in many different directions, depending on your jewelry selections. Overall necklaces are one of the most ladylike accessories.  Amongst the basics, every girl should have long gold chains for layering.  You can turn a regular piece of clothing into a stunning outfit.

    Watches are also quite fashion statement. Strap an elegant gold watch for a dress up evening out. I love this leopard print watch from Guess.

Friday, August 3, 2012

"Sundresses" ☼ High on Summertime. ☼

In the summer you can mix sundresses with wedges,  sandals,hats and you are prepared for a barbecue or a day at the park.

I personally think that dresses rules; nothing says “woman” like a dress. They are perfect for every occasion and they are the simplest thing to wear. Since a dress is single piece of clothing you don’t have to worry about mixing and matching, unlike pants and blouses.

Polka dots dresses, I fancy them in every color, they are all uniquely special, all so pretty!
You can never have enough of them! I especially like this coffee bronze color on white dots.

My hairdo and make up is inspired by Lana Del Rey, her voluminous 60’s inspired bouffant paired with cat eyes is just the type of thing I’m hooked on.

I love the classic appearance and impression of fedoras and vintage clothing!
Also during the summer is perfect armor against the sun.  This classic fedora can do just that!  I think every dress should have a hat go with it.

Beauties have fun with dresses, beautify them. Play and experiment with accessories, try new hair do’s and most important, have fun! Especially in the summer, cause isn’t that what summer is all about.

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