Did you know there was an Aspen Fashion Week? Well, it was a surprise for me. Located right in the heart of Colorado, this event caught my attention, as what exactly its collections look like? I expect lots of outdoor outfits, of course, as well as leather, furs, fringes, big boots and a wild west breeze.
The rocky mountains of Colorado have been my skiing destination for years now (Vail, specifically) and finding out that it’s about to host the presentation of uprising fashion designers makes me want to just find an excuse to get on a plane and fly to the slopes (I wish).
But the best news of this all is that a new Venezuelan designer debuts her first accessories collection at the fashion week this year and that’s enough reason for me to present an emerging talent from my home country. I’ve known her for decades, I’d like to introduce you to Pilar Tarrau, an utterly stylish Latin woman based in Miami. Her life under the sun, next to the beach and her steps full of energy are reflected when she speaks with such excitement about her handbag and jewellery designs. Her logo is a bull, do I have to say more? Read More