BG Obsessed: Touch Me Texture

9 24 2013
This week let's take a stroll through animal magnetism.  We've already established that the point-toe pump is the creme de la sole this season — so let's expand upon that notion... with a touch of texture.  That's right, we're talking about hair calf.  And, to Linda's delight, this season's shoes offer a menagerie of prints — from... View More

Get It Now: the Crisp White Shirt

9 18 2013
Anne Fontaine Malissa Shirt, 212 872 2610
Fashion Week is important for myriad reasons — the most obvious is seeing collections and identifying future trends, the less obvious (yet emerging) is identifying how show-goers are interpreting current trends and developing them into new ones.  Take for instance the minimalist trend: it's crisp, it's clean, it perfectly echoes the simplicity... View More

Bold, Beautiful and Damned: The World of Tony Viramontes

9 12 2013

Discover the world of 1980s fashion illustrator Tony Viramontes in three and a half minutes.  With his sketches currently featured in our Fifth Avenue Fashion Week windows, Tony Viramontes electric drawings reinvigorated how fashion was presented during a time when fashion photography was becoming more and more popular. Canvassed by Dean Rhys Morgan’s new book The …

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Clean Lines: Catherine Deane Evening

9 10 2013
It's rare to find an evening gown so minimal, so architecturally structured that it causes one to stop in their tracks. Enter Catherine Deane.  New to Bergdorf Goodman's Sixth Floor, this is the collection we can't stop buzzing about.   While rather covered up, Deane's gowns exemplify the concept that one doesn't need to reveal... View More

Frontlines with Fargo: September Fashion Week 2013

9 9 2013
Frontlines with Fargo: London 2
Experience the thrill and fashion of the Spring 2014 Collections straight from our very own Linda Fargo! See what Linda is wearing each day of Fashion Week Follow us during our #BGFW to stay up to the minute on fashion news View More

NYFW: Follow Us

9 6 2013
#BGFW Want to really know what fashion week is like for the BG team?  Like a honestly true 360° perspective? Lucky for you, we've asked our most social media-savvy buyers and such to share their story, one tweet, instagram and vine at a time.  So how do you access this... View More

Celebrating Fashion Week: Tony Viramontes

Honoring Dean Rhys Morgan's new book

9 4 2013
Tom Ford, Rick Owens, Jason Wu, Altuzarra, Zac Posen, 212 872 8747
"Draw for yourself, paint for yourself, take photographs for yourself. You will love them much more" - Tony Viramontes The rediscovery and re-appraisal of the late 1980s fashion illustrator Tony Viramontes coincides with a splash of 1980s revival seen in the Fall 2013 collections. So it only makes sense to amp up the clothes to... View More

BG Obsessed: Shoes for Fashion Week

Our favorite soles for Fashion City's mean streets

9 3 2013
Manolo Blahnik BBs, 212 872 8947
September Fashion Week inspires a strange back-to-school feeling. Following a long, languid summer, we return to yet another bustling season filled with familiar faces, hourly schedules and the need for updated supplies. Yet rather than stocking up on freshly sharpened pencils and trapper keepers (hey, we're students of the 90s here), fashion students must... View More

Revealed: Our NYFW Beauty Secrets

What's in our beauty kit this Fashion Week?

9 3 2013
Sulwhasoo Snowise Brightening Serum 212 872 8726
September is here and Fashion Week (or month for those travelling to London, Milan and Paris) is back.  This means extraordinarily long days spent on foot, reviewing collections, meeting with designers and team, and never, never stopping.  So what do we keep in our tiny cosmetics bags during the busiest week of the season? BRIGHTEN... View More

5F Summer: Clare Vivier’s Vacances D’été en France

8 30 2013
5F Summer: Clare Vivier
My husband is French so every summer we spend time with his family in Paris, the Loire Valley, and on the Atlantic coast of France. I always pack a range of my bags for the journey, starting with my lightweight leather Weekender. I also love to bring a few duffles as well. They are... View More