Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Manufacture New York

An innovative hub here in NYC, Manufacture New York offers an incredible initiative to up-and-coming designers and their brands. As a workspace for emerging designers, Manufacture NY fosters talented fashion entrepreneurs by providing a mentor and training program as well as supplying affordable production resources. Their mission to help proves economically and socially good in the industry as it brings the hard-working and amazingly talented emerging designers their chance to launch and reach larger audiences. 

To learn more, see more and to contact Manufacture New York, click here.
Big Thanks to Seth Friedermann for sharing Manucature New York with us and for Pavan Bahl of Open Source Fashion for introducing us to Mr. Fridermann and Manufacture New York!


Sunday, November 16, 2014

Nagicia Jewelery and Handbag Collection and Giveaway

Living and designing from Bali provides endless inspiration for seasoned jewelry and handbag designers Tricia Kim and Amy Chao. Both reigning from respectable brands --think John Hardy and Nine West to name just two-- they teamed up after meeting on their surfboards amongst the Balinese waves to create a  luxe jewelry and handbag brand, Nagicia. The two look to nature for their style and look to the most skilled Indonesian artisans for their craftsmanship.  Whether it be an edgy handbag or an organic jewel, each work makes a statement and recalls the natural beauty of ancient and present day Indonesia.

With the Thanksgiving holiday right around the corner, we wanted to Thank YOU as our followers for being so loyal! We have teamed up with the Nagicia brand to offer you an exciting giveaway for a Nagicia Fringe Benefits Handbag (in silver like the one pictured above) to have in time for the upcoming holiday. Scroll down for rules and regulations.

To Enter the Nagicia Fringe Benefits Handbag Giveaway
1. Follow us and leave a comment here on Blogger, stating how much you LOVE fringe like us! 
2. Add Belles&Rebelles (here) and Nagicia (here) on Twitter and tweet at us saying "I'm a FRINGE FANATIC for @Nagicia just like @BELLESnREBELLES!"
 3. "Like" Belles&Rebelles (here) and Nagicia  (here) on Facebook and leave a comment under this post about how you need to benefit from some fringe!
4. Follow both @BELLESnREBELLES (here) and @Nagicia (here) on Instagram 

5. Or, lastly, just click the "like" button for this post once you've joined us at our Facebook Fan Page 

If you choose to do all of the above, you will be entered in the raffle five times (each action will guarantee you one raffle entry). The contest will run through this week only, ending at midnight on November 22, 2014 to ensure that you have your prize in time for the Thanksgiving Holiday! 
(Contest deadline is midnight USA EST Time on Saturday, November 22 ,2014. The winner will be announced and notified on Sunday, November 23, 2014.) Winner must claim their prize before midnight Novermber 22, 2014, so please, check your messages on that day!

This contest is open to all followers, both national and international.
Get your comments, tweets, and Facebook "thumb-ups" in ASAP for the chance to win a piece or set of lingerie of YOUR choice!

To learn more, see more and to shop for Nagicia jewelry and handbags, click here.
To purchase the Nagicia Fringe Benefits Handbag directly, click here.
Big Thanks to Tricia Kim and Amy Chao of Nagicia for making this feature and giveaway possible!


Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Elmo Hood

Cards worth betting on.
Elmo Hood. An artist worth betting on.

To learn more, see more and to shop for Art by Elmo Hood, click here.
Big Thanks to Artist Elmo Hood for making this feature possible!


Sunday, November 9, 2014

The Big Hike

"The Big Hike," Editorial via Vogue Korea November 2014 Issue. Photography: Steven PanStyling: Ye Young Kim, Model: Caroline Trentini, Sunglasses ℅ New York Vintage

Snow shoeing has never looked so damn chic.


Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Roopa Vohra Jewelry

By reviving the 400-year old technique, Thewa - the fusion of gold on glass - Roopa Vohra creates opulent and luxurious pieces of jewelry for her namesake brand. Like nothing you have seen before, each beautiful piece is distinct and exemplifies a true sense of grandeur.

To learn more, see more and to shop for Roopa Vohra jewelry, click here.
Big Thanks to designer Roopa Vohra herself as well as Simran Kochar Singh for making this feature possible!


Sunday, November 2, 2014

Mike Petke x Schuyler 4 Showroom

Styling: Megan Averbuch
Photography: Gerardo Somoza
Special Thanks to Omen PR, Martenero Watches, Heidi Gardner, The Promotion Factory and Kenwerks for providing accessories for this shoot!

It was an incredible honor to be asked to style the Schuyler 4 Showroom Fall/Winter Look Book starring New York Red Bulls  Soccer Head Coach, Mike Petke!

To learn more, see more and to shop the brands at Schuyler 4 Showroom, click here.
To read Mike Petke's interview in The Source, including photos of Petke wearing S4,click here.
Big Thanks to ALL at Schuyler 4 Showroom for including me on this project and making this possible!