Couture Footwear. Q by Pasquale: Wearable Designer Glass Footwear This is the absolute shoe fantasy! Five years in the making, this collection is composed of the finest Murano Italian glass, 24-carat gold beads and gold leaf detailing, and fine Italian leather.Take what you knew about Cinderella’s glass slippers and throw it out the window. Designer and “cobbler to the stars” Pasquale Fabrizio has created an incredibly posh, decadent, and most importantly durable glass shoe that puts fairy tale imagery in a whole new light.Published on February 10, 2010
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“It’s a revolution in jeans with DIY custom style…Last night, I had the privilege of attending the launch party for the latest denim line to hit the market, Gridlock Denim, held at the trendy Los Angeles boutique, Kitson. Now I know most of you might be thinking, “Ok so yet another denim line, what could possibly be that interesting or innovative?” Gridlock, designed by the brilliant mind of Tina Ghods, feature patented removable and interchangeable back pockets.Gridlock Denim at Kitson, L.A.With over 40 pocket designs, one pair of jeans could create endless looks!The pockets come in either the classic square or in the asymmetrical flap and feature embellishments such as metallic embroidery, vintage embossing, suede, corduroy, and my personal favorite, perforated leather. The colors are also very hot right now, ranging from classic dark and light washes to grey washes, and colored denim. Lavender anyone? How about Blue? White?The launch party crowdWhen speaking to Tina, what she wanted people to get out of these soon to be white-hot trend, was that these jeans were designed with their customer in mind. For the woman who is always looking to switch things up and to stretch her denim dollar, these definitely fit the bill.”Published on June 13, 2009