New York Design Shop Blogs http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/feed en $1660? No Thanks.... $30? Yes, Please! http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/1660-no-thanks-30-yes-please <div class="node-body"><p>We are LOVING the <a href="http://www.style.com/fashionshows/review/S2010RTW-IMARANT">Isabel Marant Spring '10 RTW Collection</a>. We've had our eyes on these boots since Fashion Week a while back, and now we finally did a DIY! The new <a href="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/how-to-guide/articles/isabel-boot">DIY Isabel Boot</a> can be made from anywhere between $20 and $30 depending on your personal taste.&nbsp; Isabel Marant used less chain than we did, so you can easily adapt to your liking. Enjoy :)</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-list-image"> <div class="field-label">Listing/Overview Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_list_image" width="163" height="250" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-thumbs/DSCN6866.jpg?1272984693" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/1660-no-thanks-30-yes-please#comments Do-it-Yourself Fashion Updates Trend Watch Tue, 04 May 2010 14:51:02 +0000 nyds 2125 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com From This...to This... http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/thisto <div class="node-body"><p> <img src="https://f81ec3af5b-custmedia.vresp.com/067ddeeabb/Marc%20Jacobs.jpg" alt="Marc Jacobs" title="Marc Jacobs" style="width: 540px; height: 800px;" class="mceItem" align="none" border="0" /></p> </div> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/thisto#comments Do-it-Yourself Fashion Updates Tue, 27 Apr 2010 15:32:54 +0000 nyds 2069 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com Stud Your Chucks http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/stud-your-chucks <div class="node-body"><p>Looking through the NYDS DIY guides I found this <a href="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/how-to-guide/articles/studded-sneaks" target="_blank" title="studded sneaks">great idea</a> to make your sneakers fierce. In the guide we used H&amp;M sneakers but any kind will work and then you will have your own one of a kind sneaker! You can get the studs <a href="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/shop/cart.php?m=product_detail&amp;p=305" target="_blank" title="Studs">here</a>.</p> </div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-list-image"> <div class="field-label">Listing/Overview Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_list_image" width="250" height="188" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-thumbs/DIYstuddedsneaks.jpg?1270652472" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-main-image"> <div class="field-label">Main Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_main_image" width="640" height="480" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-images/DIYstuddedsneaks.jpg?1270652253" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/stud-your-chucks#comments Trend Watch Wed, 07 Apr 2010 14:57:15 +0000 DevonHaley 1822 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com Sparkle Love Skirt http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/hearts-content-skirt <div class="node-body"><p>So, immediately after viewing Moschino's <a href="http://www.style.com/fashionshows/review/S2010RTW-MOSCHINO">Spring 2010 RTW Collection</a> (Images shown: <a href="www.style.com">Style.com</a>) we HAD to get crafting.&nbsp; The black and white hearts were just to D.I.Y. for!&nbsp; Check out the "Sparkle Love" skirt in the How To Guides to see what we came up with and how.</p> </div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-list-image"> <div class="field-label">Listing/Overview Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_list_image" width="150" height="250" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-thumbs/moschino 2_0.jpg?1269369116" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-main-image"> <div class="field-label">Main Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_main_image" width="2400" height="4000" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-images/moschino 2.jpg?1269368948" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/hearts-content-skirt#comments Do-it-Yourself Trend Watch Tue, 23 Mar 2010 17:45:20 +0000 nyds 1739 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com D.I.Y. Lanvin http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/diy-lanvin <div class="node-body"><p>We are LOVING the <a href="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/how-to-guide/articles/edgy-chain-necklaceankletbracelet">Chainklet</a> right now.&nbsp; First things first, it took about 20 minutes to create.&nbsp; We simply cut a bunch of chains in similar lengths, sewed them to some ribbon and tied a bow!&nbsp; These serve as necklaces, bracelets and Anklets! We were def inspired by Lanvin Spring 2010 Collection, where every look sported some sort of chain or strap around the ankles. Try it! Sooo funky fresh.</p> <p>Photos courtesy of <a href="www.style.com">Style.com</a></p> </div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-list-image"> <div class="field-label">Listing/Overview Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_list_image" width="192" height="250" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-thumbs/Lanvin Chainklet.jpg?1269280092" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-main-image"> <div class="field-label">Main Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_main_image" width="768" height="999" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-images/Lanvin Chainklet.jpg?1269368973" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/diy-lanvin#comments Do-it-Yourself Trend Watch Mon, 22 Mar 2010 17:48:17 +0000 nyds 1738 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com Contest with Apparellel! http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/contest-apparellel <div class="node-body"><p>As blogged by our friend Tessa of <a href="http://apparellel.blogspot.com/">Apparellel</a>:</p> </div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-main-image"> <div class="field-label">Main Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_main_image" width="427" height="640" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-images/purple-4378 copy.jpg?1268920882" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/contest-apparellel#comments Do-it-Yourself Fashion Updates New York Life Trend Watch Thu, 18 Mar 2010 14:00:24 +0000 nyds 1683 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com this....or this!!!!! http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/thisor <div class="node-body"></div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-main-image"> <div class="field-label">Main Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_main_image" width="1700" height="2200" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-images/stud bracelets copy.jpg?1266945731" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/thisor#comments Do-it-Yourself Tue, 23 Feb 2010 17:22:48 +0000 nyds 1547 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com Breaking/Heartbreaking News: Alexander McQueen Commits Suicide! http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/breakingheartbreaking-news-alexander-mcqueen-commits-suicide <div class="node-body"><p>We are extremely sad to report that Alexander McQueen has commited suicide.&nbsp; The genius couture designer always thought outside the box and never ceased to surpise us. &nbsp; Our thoughts go to his friends and family.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"><legend>Images</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-blog-main-image"> <div class="field-label">Main Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_blog_main_image" width="250" height="375" alt="" src="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/sites/default/files/blog-images/20100211_mcqueen_250x375.jpg?1265903229" /> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/breakingheartbreaking-news-alexander-mcqueen-commits-suicide#comments Fashion Updates Thu, 11 Feb 2010 15:46:36 +0000 nyds 1496 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com Lace Leggings to D.I.Y. for... http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/lace-leggings-diy <div class="node-body"><p>So. Here are NYDS our Editor has been seriously craving some Stella McCartney style lace leggings.&nbsp; SO...being the crafty fashionista, she got right to work!! Here's the end product.&nbsp; She used <a href="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/shop/cart.php?m=product_detail&amp;p=97">Alternative Apparel Leggings</a> ($24.99 and totally worth it!) and <a href="http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/shop/cart.php?m=product_detail&amp;p=297">White Stretch Lace</a> (only $0.99/Yard) ...et Voila!!</p> </div> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/lace-leggings-diy#comments Do-it-Yourself Fashion Updates New York Life Trend Watch Wed, 03 Feb 2010 16:11:44 +0000 nyds 1467 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com Spring Preview: 1940s Glamour http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/spring-preview-1940s-glamour-0 <div class="node-body"><div>Those not in the northern parts of the country will be able to enjoy the breezy ruffles and<br /> floral patterns that are already popping up in all our favorite stores. I also<br /> noticed that 1940s styles are coming back: oxford shoes, fitted pencil skirts<br /> paired with a pretty blouse, structured bags and costume jewelry. When pulled<br /> altogether, the look is so glamorous! Time to raid the vintage stores!</div> <div></div> </div> http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com/blogs/articles/spring-preview-1940s-glamour-0#comments Trend Watch Wed, 03 Feb 2010 00:23:46 +0000 DevonHaley 1466 at http://www.newyorkdesignshop.com