Archive: March, 2012

29 March 2012 0:48 | 6 comments | Posted by

Fashion Coach And James Nares Bag Collection

Coach And James Nares Collection bags. Left: Style Intel's James Nares artwork at home.

While I have sworn off buying bags (because I have about 30 or so which never get used. I blame the It bag craze), I may just end up eating my words when Coach‘s James Nares collection becomes available in a month or so. The reason for this is that I love the work of [...]


5 Things
28 March 2012 0:29 | Comments Off | Posted by

5 Things I Cannot Live Without… Yigal Azrouel

Yigal Azrouel. Photo by Mimi Rotzen Crawford

The designer Yigal Azrouel counts many models and actresses like Natalie Portman and Charlize Theron as fans of his clothing lines. The French-Moroccan Israel-born designer has made the leap from a “new a name to watch” during his early years in 1998 to a bona fide force in the fashion industry with his sensual, modern [...]


27 March 2012 0:38 | Comments Off | Posted by

Fashion The Best Menswear Trends For Spring 2012

Spring looks from Michael Bastian, J. Crew, DSquared2, and Antonio Azzuolo. Photos from brands

The standard blue suit gets an upgrade this season and just a hint of sheen. Hoodies move away from the look of Mark Zuckerberg and frat boys and into the closets of the kind of guys who make Tommy Ton’s cuts. Khaki chinos give way to gelato-colored trousers and safari comes to the city. Read [...]


26 March 2012 0:22 | Comments Off | Posted by

Lifestyle Inspiration Board Of The Week: Turquoise


Think spring and you immediately think of bright, sunny colors. The kind of colors that instantly make you feel light and happy. Turquoise belongs in this family of upbeat hues. Say turquoise and images of idyllic tropical retreats immediately come to mind. In decorating, it is a great substitute for ┬áthe more favored robin’s egg [...]


22 March 2012 3:47 | Comments Off | Posted by

Lifestyle Spotlight On Neutral, Masculine Interiors

Ralph Lauren Home. Photo: Style Intel

With Hollywood Regency and traditional-contemporary decor getting so much play in the past of couple of years, it’s so refreshing to see pared down, completely neutral and masculine aesthetics return to the design landscape. Ralph lauren is heading the revival with his desert collection filled with natural wood, and warm brown and taupe tones. His [...]