What is swag? You’ll know it when you see it — and you’ll see it in Philipé Winston-Weeden, the mastermind behind Kartier` Couture Clothing Company. The 29-year-old Canton resident and budding fashion executive uses the words “style, substance, and swag” to describe his new clothing line.
The styles you are seeing on the racks right now had a long road to get there. Buyers and vendors were thinking about what you might want to see this spring way back when you were eyeing a new winter coat and back-to-school clothes for the kids.
Local shops debut new spring styles — and the look is big and bright. There’s just something about spring fashion, when the dark clothing goes back into the closet and the bright vibrant colors of spring take over.
Jewelry designer grew up in Canton South. You may recognize his work from the movie “Miss Congeniality,” or maybe you saw it adorning Jessica Simpson when she appeared on the cover of People magazine — or inside the magazine on numerous models at the St. Jude fashion show.
As January rolls around, many of us get as tired of our winter wardrobe as we are of the cold weather. To update your style without buying a lot of new outfits, try adding a few choice items that instantly will add some fire to your tired look.
Beauty and fashion. Perhaps no two areas of life are more subject to the whims of trends. Still, even trends can be based on time-tested principles. These volumes offer the building blocks for today’s style — and one even offers advice for beautifying the world around you.