Thursday, December 31, 2009

NoirLace's Best of 2009

2009 was an amazing year! From Obama to Oscar (De la Renta, obviously) remarkable men had significant influence over the past 365 days. Journey w/ me, as I reflect on The Best of Fashion '09.
Designer of the year:
Alexander McQueen
Best New Designer:
Alexander Wang
Model of the year:
Chanel Iman

Monday, December 28, 2009

Shoe of the Week

Christian Louboutin is a genius! Check out the Ulona 140 platform sandals ($1,695 via I'm loving the abstract art paired w/ gold caging detail. This shoe is nothing short of amazing. Love 'em!

Saturday, December 26, 2009

Louis Vuitton Spring 2010 Sunglasses

Marc Jacobs choose NY/LA it girls over models for Louis Vuitton's spring 2010 sunglasses ad. Shot @ Manhattan's Standard Hotel, the campaign is uber-fresh. I'm loving the round, pink frames. MJ has done it again. Love it!

SATC2 Trailer

I know, I'm late but enjoy!

Friday, December 25, 2009

Merry Christmas!!!

Merry Christmas NoirLace readers! May your day be filled w/ love & joy. Love ya!

Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Lady Gaga to Launch a Clothing Line?

According to Elle UK, pop sensation Lady Gaga is preparing to launch a clothing line. She is known for cutting-edge, avant garde, over-the-top style. Her line is sure to be interesting (to say the least). Work!

Monday, December 21, 2009

Shoe of the Week

The House of Fendi is bringing it for spring 2010. Check out the python-effect leather sandal ($930 via The colors are super-sweet! The straps add supreme edge. Sickness! Love 'em!

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Chanel Iman for German Vogue

Chanel Imans portrayed an urban, couture, Minnie Mouse for German Vogue's December issue. Here's a brief look @ the spread. It's pretty effing haute! Work!

Mychael Knight's Limited Edition NYE Dress

Project Runway favorite, Mychael Knight, has been perfecting his craft. Check out his limited edition New Year's Eve dress (via @MajorKnight 's TwitPic). This dress is the perfect blend of elegant & edgy. The chain detail adds flavor to a simple yet sexy silhouette. Look out for Mr. Knight, as he's coming out hard (

Super-Dope Hauteness!!!

I could use sooooo many words to describe these shades. To sum it up, I'll just call 'em sick! Check out A-Morrir's Love/Hate convertible chain shades ($252 via I think I may actually be obsessed w/ these babies. And w/ Karmaloop's X-Mas sale, they'll be coming home soon. Love 'em!

Sneak Peek: Prada Spring 2010 Handbag/Footwear Preview

Prada's spring 2010 footwear/handbag collection is complete insanity. Here's a sneak peek @ some of the opulent options. I'm loving the use of lucite. The satin slingback w/ rosette detail is especially gorgeous! This collection is simply breathtaking. Love it!

Monday, December 14, 2009

SATC2 Poster

The wait isn't over but Sex & the City 2 is approaching. Here's a preview of the promo poster. Carrie's rockin': Halston Heritage Dress, Mykita & Bernard Willhelm’s Franz Limited-Edition Aviator Sunglasses, Solange Azagury-Partridge Necklace, Christian Louboutin Pigalle Gold Sequinned Pumps and Chanel Clutch

Shoe of the Week

Gwen Stefani & creative team are stepping up their game w/ L.A.M.B. Check out the Zea strappy dress pump ($355, also available in black via This shoe exudes futuristic favor w/out being overly rive gauche (left bank). This b*tch bangs! Love it!

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Honorable Mention: Rihanna

Love it or hate it, Rihanna's style is cutting-edge. Check her out looking uber-chic @ the VEVO event in NYC. She paired this fierce Alexandre Vautier suit w/ a slick gold obi belt. Also, her Blondes X Christian Louboutin spike heels are killer! Rih Rih definitely deserves an 'Honorable Mention' for this luxe look. Work!

Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Christian Louboutin Spring 2010 Preview

Season after season, Christian Louboutin proves why he is the master of shoe artistry. Here's a sneak peek from his spring/summer 2010 collection. I'm loving the mix of metallic, neutral, and neon colors. The sage & gold wedge is especially sick! CL has done it again. Love it!

Limited Edition Fendi Baguette

The house of Fendi is serving it up for spring/summer 2010. Check out this uber-fresh, limited edition baguette. Featured @ Miami Design last week, this baby is on fire! The color palette is super-cute. Also, the embellishing adds a ton of zest. I want one. Love it!

Monday, December 7, 2009

Super-Dope Hauteness!!!

No words!

Shoe of the Week

Marc Jacobs is the king of all things abstract. And for fall/winter '09, MJ lived up to the title. Check out his molded boots in suede (originally $900, now $450 via The shape of this boot is amazing! I love the silver ball detail adorning the heel. MJ's creative prowess elevated w/ this one. Love it!

Thursday, December 3, 2009

Lady Gaga Covers Elle Magazine

Pop sensation Lady Gaga is dominating the world of fashion & music. Check her out as covergirl for Elle Magazine's January 2010 issue. She's looking insanely chic & polished. Work!

Maison Martin Margiela Christmas Coat

Maison Martin Margiela is pushing the holiday attire envelope. Check out his Christmas Decoration evening coat ($9,885 via For this fantasy frock, Margiela uses garland as if it were fur. This is very avant garde, very Margiela. Styled right, it could be magic. Love it!

Monday, November 30, 2009

Zac Posen for Target

For 2010, Target is set to bring more high-fashion to the masses. The retail giant has teamed-up w/ designer Zac Posen to produce a limited edition collection. The line is rumored to launch April 25th. So keep your eyes & ears open stylistas. As this collaboration is sure to be amazing! Can't wait!

Shoe of the Week

The footwear of spring 2010 is looking up. Check out Roberto Cavalli's chain-detail leather sandals ($1,035 via This babies are fly & flashy! A perfect addition to any fierce frock. The creative craftsman that is Cavalli, out did himself w/ this one. Love it!

Sunday, November 29, 2009

V Magazine's Coco in Motion Video

V Magazine shot this killer homage to Chanel, to accompany their latest issue (featuring Lagerfeld muse Natalie Portman). Pure hotness!

Glam Off Your Shoulder!

As I always say, Rihanna has an amazing creative team. In particular, her chief stylist Mariel Haenn always keeps it interesting. Check out Ri Ri (@ her album release party), rocking some seriously-sick shoulder adornments. This is sooooo hot! Shoulder accessories are super-innovative & unexpected. This makes up for her AMA red carpet disppointment. Now if Mariel can only convince her to lose that dreadful blonde hair, lol! Work!

Fab Christmas Wish

Santa baby, hurry down the chimney w/ this showstopper for your girl. Check out Gucci's large Sukey logo leather tote $1,495 via I'm totally salivating over this masterpiece. The metallic, monogram-embossed leather is to die. This number has me debating purchasing it over a birthday trip to Vegas, lol! Love it!