Category Archives: Spotlight Special

2 Years in the Making, and Objectives for 2013

While I started this blog as both a hobby and experiment intending to stay within the realm of fashion exactly two years ago, I cannot believe it has already been two years since conception!  When I birthed ATM, my focus … Continue reading

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The Official ATM 2013 US Trend Forecast

Having a career in the fashion industry {outside of this blog… and yes, I do have a full-time day job}, I have the luxury of always keeping my finger on the industry’s pulse, ears to the ground, and eyes on … Continue reading

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Valeriya Olkhova’s Organic Fetish

The Valeriya Olkhova ‘Organic Fetish’ womenswear line embraces a disheveled design aesthetic. Resembling skeletal forms, the collection’s garments feature a knit materiality with intricately ribbed accent elements. Though covering the body, these ripped, tattered and distressed knits show off some … Continue reading

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#NYFW Spring/Summer 2013 Designer Inspirations {Part 2}

Part 2 of WWD’s 3-part series, highlighting New York Fashion Week designers’ inspirations behind their Spring/Summer 2013 Collections {that show this week} has just dropped, and I’m still feeling like a kid in a creative candy store. Now just anxiously awaiting to … Continue reading

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#NYFW Spring/Summer 2013 Designer Inspirations

Letsbehonest- who doesn’t love a little behind-the-scenes action, especially when it comes to the creative process of designing a collection. Having minimal design experience myself, I know that the starting point any and all designers must take is finding inspiration. While … Continue reading

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My Little Karl

For anyone who was a child of the 90s {such as myself} and played with My Little Ponies half as much as I did, this is quite the noteworthy throwback to a time of rainbows and unicorns {but actually}. Not … Continue reading

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Olympic Swag

Not sure about you, but after watching the US Olympic trials about a month ago, I have been counting down to the big games. With the opening ceremony being only ONE WEEK AWAY {yeeeeeeeeaaaaaa!}, I couldn’t help myself but to … Continue reading

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How To: Make. It. Work.

As someone who claims to know a little about a lot, and a lot about nothing all at the same time, in regards to fashion, one of the most frequent questions I get from people is “What can I wear … Continue reading

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COLLECTIONS

The very first thought that ran through my brain when I laid eyes on this spread was Marilyn Monre’s words, “Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” This spread is anything … Continue reading

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Style Notes: Details on the Euro Scene

holyyyyyy hold the phone. I was just browsing Tommy Ton’s street scene photos, capturing glamazons on the prowl in Paris during Couture Week. I am always seeking style inspirations from magazines, blogs, and other miscellaneous sources I stumble upon, but nothing, … Continue reading

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How To: Have a Fab Fourth

Barbecues, fruit cakes, and fireworks… just three of the many things I associate with American Independence Day.  With July 4th being on a Wednesday this year {and right around the corner… as in literally next week}, what better reason to … Continue reading

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Iconic Swimsuit Moments

Hellllooooooooo Summer. These images plus more via In Style.

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Lego Cartoons

Cartoon Character Building Blocks. The LEGO Advertisements by Jung von Matt are Minimalist. All images via Trendhunter.  Who is your favorite? Can you identify them all? I think my favorite is tied between the teenage mutant ninja turtles & bert … Continue reading

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Obsession of the Day: Spring 2012 Art Theory

VAN GOGH  X  RODARTE All above images via Paperblog.   PICASSO  X  JIL SANDER Picasso Ceramics image {above} via Jane Kahan Gallery Above images via Art Is Alive.  Shop the Jil Sander Half-Sleeve Intarsia Sweater {middle} @ Bergdorf Goodman.

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Spring 2012 Campaign Trail

From a young age, I have always found myself to be more entranced by the ad campaigns fashion houses place in magazines than by any editorial fashion spread featured across those glossy pages. The reasoning behind this was not only … Continue reading

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