Trend: Florals // I know what you’re thinking… This season’s florals, though, are a little less sweet than what we’re used to seeing. Givenchy unveiled an outstanding collection of black and pink florals on birkenstocks, booties and pointy-toe heels. Those items are, of course, crazy expensive, so I’ve rounded up a couple more moderately priced […]
Author Archive > Virginia Chamlee
Despite a crippling disability, one pint-size songstress is making a big mark on the music industry.
Chef makes a notable return to jax dining scene.
Lemme tell ya bout something really cool that’s going down next month. On April 16, at the Garden Club of Jacksonville, a group of architects, designers and all-around creative types will be showing off some really fashionable creations as part of Cocktail Couture. The event is led by the IIDA North Florida chapter and has […]
I spent last Saturday shopping for antiques in St. Simon’s Island, Georgia. Of course, I can’t visit a city without swinging by the nearest TJ Maxx, and I’m certainly glad I did. I’ve found that in smaller cities, the finds tend to be even better than in large cities—mostly because people aren’t necessarily looking for […]
When it comes to trends, I believe the River City is victim to what I like to call the “trickle-down effect.” Trends originate on the catwalks, during fashion week. What comes down those runways will make its way to high-end retailers (Net-a-Porter, Neiman Marcus, Barney’s) in six months time. Six months after that, you’ll start […]
Five Points tapas joint offers a little bit of everything
The next week is packed with fun, fashion-centric events. If you haven’t already, mark your calendars and plan to attend these two chic shindigs. local point 3.8 // March 8, 6:30 PM @ Everbank Terrace Suites Celebrate National Women’s Day (yep, we have our own day) with a fashion show featuring wares from local boutiques including […]
The new jewelry collection from Tiffany is not only beautiful (that kind of goes without saying, doesn’t it?) but it somehow manages to marry strength with the “daintiness” for which most fine jewelry is known. The Atlas collection is described as “bold symbols of strength and freedom”—big words from a jewelry company synonymous with luxury—but […]
Everything in fashion is cyclical—bell bottoms came and went… then came… and went, again. Same goes for skinny jeans, which were a big part of the punk rock movement of the 80s, and an even bigger part of the flannel-wearing, local brew-swilling hipsters in recent years. Now, crop tops are back. In a big way. […]