Tag: San Francisco

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Every Setback is the Setup for the Glamour in Life ™

At the age of 33, I was diagnosed with diabetes. I would have never imagined today at 36 I’d see such an auto-immune disease as a gift rather than a curse. Prior to my diagnosis I ran for 10 months in uncrated fear unwilling to admit I could be a diabetic. With each passing month I found my life slipping from underneath me as … Read More Every Setback is the Setup for the Glamour in Life ™

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Are you a Good Girl?

The simplest answer to the aroma of luxury begins with perfume, like all beautiful things, a nonchalant spritz can provide a moment of opulence. What is it from within the commercial beauty industry that keeps us aroused? Perhaps its current trends, media billboards or simply the celebrity and couture model endorsements we see in today’s elite fashion publications. However there is an aspect of … Read More Are you a Good Girl?

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Blending History with Modern Elegance

Modern elegance doesn’t require instruction—instead, it comes from a confidence inside that allows one to exude such panache. From a meaningful craving for luxury, we at some time will embark on a journey translating this vision we interpretate and convey. Where does this all transpire from, let’s explore – shall we? It’s rare to hear anyone say they’re too glamorous or that there’s nothing … Read More Blending History with Modern Elegance

Modern-day Transformation

With a renowned love of vintage fashion, it’s no surprise you’ll find me radiating elegance from the 1940s, preferably the year 1947, where I exude a modern day example, which in return showcases an era of timeless grace. Having developed a strong style that is heavily influenced from a childhood of admiring the influential women in my life, their names and personas live on … Read More Modern-day Transformation

Celebrate a Year in Glamour

The year 2015 marked the start of a new entrepreneurial venture with Corsettery corsets and the growing success of Rich in Love Fashion; ending on a lesson of self-worth. In January, I received one of the most awakening opportunities possible from my blogging career with a full page feature in the San Francisco Chronicle, #SFStyle titled “Doris Hobbs sizzles in retro glamour” an article … Read More Celebrate a Year in Glamour

The City that Knows how

As anyone who knows me is clearly aware, I adore the vintage style and history of a grand San Francisco landmark. So it comes as no surprise that such a monument of 1915 will stand as this week’s subject and backdrop. A grand memory I cherish comes from afternoon strolls through “the city that knows how,” a phrase that has over the years represented … Read More The City that Knows how

A Historical Shaping with ElizaBeth Rohloff

Banana Republic Double-Breasted Trench  Station-to-Station Dress c/o Bitter Root Vintage  Bespoke Millinery Design by ElizaBeth Rohloff  Emerald Rhinestone Earrings (similar here)  Vintage Leather Gloves (similar here)  Umbrella (similar here) Corso Como Black Patent Pumps  MAC Ruby Woo Lipstick In 1980, Elizabeth Rohloff set forth with the Portland Civic Theater Costume shop while she attended her last year of formal University education. What seemed to … Read More A Historical Shaping with ElizaBeth Rohloff

A Fascinating Wonderland of Illustration by Youngsun Kim

Throughout Youngsun Kim’s adolescence her father an endowed artist himself reinforced the study of architecture, “My parents are not artist’s themselves, they have respect for the environment which surrounds them and always provided the best support they could. My father gifted in the art of mechanical drawing had always stressed the importance to study architecture, during the period which he grew up people didn’t … Read More A Fascinating Wonderland of Illustration by Youngsun Kim