Fresh Cuts

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, July 20, 2015 12:00 AM WHO: Wearers of crop tops, cold shoulder styles, monokinis and capri pants. Fans of negative space, reductionism and subtraction. The Resort 2016 Collections of Rosie Assouline, Cushnie et Ochs and Hervé Léger by Max Azri

Style.Pages Check.Out: 4 Your Eyes Only Optical

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, July 20, 2015 12:00 AM Face à Face designers Pascal Jaulent and Nadine Roth are two of the most recognized and respected artists in the world of high-end eyeglasses. Founded more than 15 years ago, Face à Face is known for its contemporary, daring shapes and innovative color combinations drawn from the two designers’ passion for unique architecture and high fashion.

Building Bridges

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, June 15, 2015 12:00 AM WHO: San Francisco, London, Brooklyn and The River Kwai. Lloyd, Beau and Jeff, lovers in Paris, those in the first seat, seconds seat, third seat or fourth and fans of trusses, cantilevers and cables.

Style.Pages Check.Out: Island Opticians

By Deirdre Carroll
Tuesday, June 09, 2015 12:00 AM Weighing only 4.1 grams, the Blackfin Zero Edge collection, distributed in the U.S. by Villa Eyewear, features frames made from an ultra-thin layer of beta-titanium that display the very best of Blackfin technology.

Black is the New Black

By Dierdre Carroll
Monday, May 18, 2015 12:00 AM Who: Legions of New York City dwellers; Wednesday Addams; designers Gareth Pugh, Yohji Yamamoto and Rei Kawakubo, who have all made the inky hue mainstays of their collections; Vogue’s Grace Coddington, who rarely wears another color; and clearly the Men in Black.

Under the Sea

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, April 20, 2015 12:01 AM WHO: Ariel and Sebastian, G-Star Raw For the Oceans from Pharrell Williams, Zuhair Murad’s Spring 2015 Couture collection, Monique Lhuillier Spring 2015 Ready-to-Wear line and Carolina Herrera’s Fall 2015 Ready-to-Wear runway presentation.


By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, March 16, 2015 12:00 AM WHO: The Spring 2015 ready-to-wear presentations from Balenciaga, Fendi, Balmain, Whistles, Stella McCartney and Givenchy; as well as recently daring red carpet fashions from the likes of Kate Hudson in Versace, Miley Cyrus in Alex Vauthier and Jennifer Lopez in Charbel Zoe.

Group Effort

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, March 02, 2015 12:00 AM WHO: All of Target’s designer capsule collections, cosmetic company MAC’s celebrity collaborations, Adidas by Stella McCartney, Run-D.M.C. and Aerosmith, and the Grammy award winning duo Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett.

Style.Pages Check.Out: Complete Family Vision Care

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, March 02, 2015 12:00 AM According to the American Optometric Association’s (AOA) 2014 American Eye-Q survey, 55 percent of adults use computers, smartphones, tablets or other hand-held devices for five or more hours a day.


By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, February 16, 2015 12:00 AM Who: Anne Hathaway, Zooey Deschanel, Emma Watson, Emma Stone, Emma Roberts, all Emma’s everywhere apparently, as well as Hannah, Marnie, Jessa and Shoshanna, obvi.

Style.Pages Check.Out: ProDesign

By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, February 16, 2015 12:00 AM Begun in 1973, ProDesign today is a different company compared to when it was founded. The design philosophy, basic values and corporate identity changed in 2000 when the entire organization was restructured.


By Deirdre Carroll
Monday, January 19, 2015 12:00 AM WHO: The Spring 2015 runways of Hervé Léger, Tommy Hilfiger and Dennis Basso; Kylie Jenner at the American Music Awards; Blake Lively at Cannes, Italian grannies and other fans of the fortified wine that is its namesake.