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STYLE LICKS: This Week In Fashion…
November 16, 2012 | 10:45AM

Weekly rundown of D.C. fashion events+links to love on style blogs+other inspirational stuff we think you may enjoy. Cool? Cool. And as always, let us know if we missed something in the comments.

EVENTS

Dont mis the “NON-AUCTION” in Support of Panda Head at THE PRESS DRY CLEANING & LAUNDRY (1787 Columbia Rd NW) for a NON-AUCTION in support of Issue 7

photos below: Amber Bryne Mahoney

San Francisco Ballet will perform at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., November 13-18, 2012. The week-long engagement will feature Helgi Tomasson’s critically acclaimed Romeo & Juliet, and one mixed-bill program (programming to be announced). The Company’s last engagement in Washington, D.C. was part of its 75th Anniversary American Tour in 2008. Visit The Kennedy Center’s website for tickets and information.

Crumpled, pleated, and painted, ordinary paper becomes haute couture in the hands of the Belgian artist Isabelle de Borchgrave. By reconstructing dresses from key periods in fashion history, Prêt-à-Papier: The Exquisite Art of Isabelle de Borchgrave presents a range of styles from the late 17th to the early 20th century. The costumes of Tsar Peter the Great and Empress Josephine, as well as works inspired by designers Mariano Fortuny and Charles Frederick Worth, will be on view December 30, 2012 at the Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens in Washington D.C.

INSPIRATIONAL LINKS ETC

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In Full Bloom: Decked out in a wardrobe of floral prints with a sporty twist, Luma Grothe stars in Neil Francis Dawson’s latest work for S Magazine. Looks from Givenchy, Nike, Kenzo and Mary Katrantzou (via)

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BULLET MAGAZINE — AUTUMN/WINTER 2012

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JAK & JIL::: NEW YORK CITY::: MODELS::: PROENZA SCHOULER::: NOVEMBER

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L’une des 18 pièces de la première collection de prêt-à-porter Repetto signée Emilie Luc-Duc vient d’être dévoilée. One of the 18 pieces from the first ever Repetto ready-to-wear collection by Emilie Luc-Duc has been revealed.

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VINTAGE: Kate was a cool character recalls Ross. She seemed like a tough or resilient typical teenager, comfortably fronting me up, perhaps covering up her nerves… I suppose what was refreshing was that she was honest.

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Jasper Abels Lenses Natural Style for Prestage #5: Jasper Abels captures up and comers Elise, Julia, Martine and Charlotte in minimal silhouettes for these images published inPrestage Magazine’s latest issue. Stylist Lidewij Merckx selects pieces from the likes of Hugo by Hugo Boss, H&M and Carven for the dreamy shoot. (via)

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PLUS: “Coca Cola goes floral”

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B a r o q u e R o m a n t i c i s m . . . 

D o l c e & G a b b a n a

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