More pieces from Isaac Mizrahi’s first collection for Liz Claiborne are now available on the company’s Web site, some even for purchase. More looks are slated to go up on the site February 15. So far we think Issac’s doing his job, creating more modern clothes with more stylish silhouettes that still won’t scare our Moms when they walk into Macy’s. The strapless dress is definitely the one we’ll see bridge the gap and pull in a younger shopper. What do you think so far?
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You can now vote on which one living and one deceased designer you think deserves the accolades.
Nominees include Carolina Herrera, Michael Kors, Diane Von Furstenberg, Vera Wang, Oleg Cassini and Liz Claiborne.
We’re slowly getting over our crushing disappointment that this will be the last year to find Isaac Mizrahi designs at Target, since Catwalk Queen yesterday reported his defection to the Liz Claiborne brand. We’re going the hopeful route and exploring the possibility of wearing Liz Claiborne before we turn 40.
This is just the attitude that’s getting Macy’s chief executive Terry J. Lundgren cautiously excited. “It’s a good step — I am encouraged by this move,” Lundgren told WWD. “Obviously the answer will come in the product itself and the response to the product. I’m hopeful Isaac will bring some freshness to the product.”
The brand has been struggling for years and losing ground in department stores like Macy’s. But if Mizrahi really can refresh the brand, perhaps it will earn back more floor space, its old customers, and some new.
After talking with my mom, sisters and many friends with husbands or boyfriends, I’ve come to the conclusion that guys really like getting practical gifts like socks, underwear, shirts, and ties for Christmas or any other holiday–probably so they don’t ever have to go shopping. But how boring, right? So, I’ve come up with a few ideas to get them the practical gifts they want with a slightly fashionable twist to make you actually want to buy it for them. Get him a luxe dress shirt like this Liz Claiborne Wrinkle Free Sateen Shirt for $45 or this Yarn-Dyed Silk Blend Shirt on sale for $43.99. Express has stylish 1MX Fitted Shirts like the one above in brown Trimming Stripe for $54.50. They also have sauve Narrow Silk Ties for $34.50. Continue to the jump for more gift options.