The Pins & Needles Emerging Designer Fashion Show is this Thursday, and if you’re in St. Louis it will be the place to be! This event is the longest-standing emerging designer competition in St. Louis, and this year it will give one winner $15,000. This year’s competition features designers from the Midwest and beyond: Andrew Clancy (Nashville, TN), Marcel Coleman Jr. (Saint … Keep reading…

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When it’s too hot to function, where do you go? In St. Louis, the obvious answer is the museum; most of ours are free, including my personal favorite the Missouri History Museum. And right now at the Missouri History Museum, you can see a fantastic fashion-themed exhibit and beat the heat all without dropping a penny. Little Black Dress: From Mourning to … Keep reading…

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Oh, St. Louis, how I love you so! I moved into the city six years ago and I can’t imagine living anywhere else. From the old buildings to the cultural events, the food to the nightlife, the Gateway City is home! One of my favorite parts of living here? Constantly finding out about a new local gem. I have lists of new … Keep reading…

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Every year, Saint Louis Fashion Week kindly shares its events with the STLFW VIP bloggers. I already took you to the runway and still presentations; now it’s time to check out all the events that fell in between. Get ready for some eye candy—we went to some of the prettiest parts of the city. Dinner at 360 St. Louis with Socially Jen After … Keep reading…

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I was thrilled to be selected as a Saint Louis Fashion Week VIP blogger again this year — my first piece of published writing came about when I was 18 because of STLFW (and a very kind reporter), and my earliest bits of blog business were found alongside the same series. Even outside of the amazing fashions, STLFW has a special spell on … Keep reading…

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