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Halloween Costume Inspiration: Karl Lagerfeld

This Halloween, dress up as the fashion king himself: Karl Lagerfeld. All you need are a few key ingredients to get his iconic look.
1. A sleek pair of aviator sunglasses to give you a mysterious look.
2. Fingerless gloves keep this creator's hands safe.
3. Beatle boots to to walk the streets of Paris in.
4. You can't be Karl without a fitted black suit.
5. Give off a confident vibe with a black tie.
6. The more knuckle candy you have the better!

We Adore Alice + Olivia Dresses!

Ever since it was launched back in 2002, the Alice + Olivia brand became the buzz of the fashion world.


Born out of the desire of its famous fashion designer, Stacey Bendet, to come up with the perfect pair of pants, Alice + Olivia is now a clothing line that encompasses men's wear and childrenwear as well.


Celebrated as a real fashion style setter, Alice + Olivia is a brand that reinvents itself every season. With a growing fan following that is now touching celebrities like Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez and Dakota Fanning, Alice + Olivia has everything for every occasion and every woman. The dresses of Alice + Olivia are simply breathtaking. These are just a couple of my favorites.



Read more by clicking over to our friends at Couture in the City!

Shoe Of The Week - Rock & Republic Syler Heel

Channel your inner rockstar and get ready to kick some serious butt with these fierce shoes! There's nothing that says 'attitude' better than a pair of sleek black heels with leather straps and edgy studs - and the Rock & Republic Syler heel has perfected this look!


The caged look is the look in shoe style and if you still haven't put a pair in your closet, then now's the time! Five inch patent leather heels, the black studs placed throughout the shoe and a totally cool zipper pull - these stilettos have so much personality and we love them!



Where to Buy - BlueFly



Price - $116.00



Who Found It - Ltopiol was the first to add the 'Syler Caged Sandal' to the Hive.

'P.S. - I Made This' Event at Fred Segal In Santa Monica TODAY!

If you are in the LA area, don't miss DIY fashion queen Erica Domesek of 'P.S. - I Made This ...' at Fred Segal on Wednesday, November 17th from 7:30pm to 10pm.


Erica will be signing copies of her new book and will be DIY'ing Fred Segal totes. Cocktails will be served! If you're near by and love to add your own touch to your style and look, this is a must check out event!



Fred Segal Lounge
420 Broadway
Santa Monica, CA


Wednesday, November 17
730pm -10pm



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GIVEAWAY! Win A Unique Piece From 'Lyric Culture'!

Lyrics Culture has taken that fave song that's always stuck in your head and imprinted in on a cute and comfy and super flattering top or accessory. Licensing deals with the likes of big name record labels like EMI, Sony/ ATV, Universal and others has allowed Lyrics Culture to use the worlds most famous song lines and let's you choose which lyric you want to express yourself with. Already a celeb favorite with the likes of Rihanna, Fergie, Olivia Wilde and others rocking these great tees and accessories, Lyrics Culture is available to all at venues like Nordstrom, Bloomingdale's, Victoria's Secret and other specialty boutiques.


Our personal faves are the loosely draped cloak tops, as well as the unique and edgy scarves that add rockstar appeal to any ensemble! We also love all their super soft and comfy tees. We can't decide which designs we like the most, but we do know that we want to share this fun, new line with our loyal Hivers!


We have three of Lyric Culture's amazing pieces and want to share it them with our loyal Hivers! All you have to do it tell us what you're all time favorite song is and why! Leave your answers in comments below and we'll announce the three lucky winners next week!



What is your all time favorite song? Why?

Fab Collab! - Fashiontoast x DANNIJO Jewelry

We at Stylehive love when two fashion forces combine to make one lust-inducing collaboration, like the limited edition six-piece jewelry collection by Fashion Toast blogger Rumi Neely and DANNIJO's Danielle and Jodie Snyder. Together, they took Neely's rocker girl street style and DANNIJO's creative use of metal to create a line of edgy, but absolutely girly, jewelry pieces that include hammered-metal rings, necklaces and cuffs that all have delicate and sweet embellishments (kind of like Neely who we just might have a girl-crush on).



The collection is available now, exclusively on Tobi.com and is priced from $40 to $250. Check out the mini slideshow to take a look for yourself!

TheFind Interviews' Fabricated [Los Angeles]' Designers Gemma Aguiar and Ashley Vanni

Fashion surrounds my everyday life, with what I do, what I wear, and what I don't wear. So sometimes it is nice to just throw something on without starring into my closet with that ever present quintessential thought of 'I have nothing to wear'. At times I want an easy outfit, nothing fussy, something kick back, but I absolutely will not be a bum, I have to add an element of me in there somewhere!


So when I was introduced to Fabricated [Los Angeles], I knew I had found something special - something that met my easy, yet chic requirements! The casual, fun vibe of the mostly t-shirt line is exactly what I'm looking for on any given day chic is required, but sequins are out of the question.



Read more on this hot designer interview by clicking over to our friends at TheFind!

Label Love - Get Sexy & Sophisticated With David Meister Dresses!

Every female wants to ooze classic sex-appeal, but sultry sophistication can so easily take a wrong turn. It's easy to over-step the boundary from sexy to trashy or, on the opposite end of the spectrum, stuffy and matronly (God forbid!). With David Meister and his collection of sensually sophisticated cocktail dresses, you'll always look seductively appropriate! A sheath dress is always classic with it's feminine silhouette and longer hemline, but a plain black sheath is something we've all seen a million times. David Meister cleverly takes this favorite shape and adds interesting necklines and enticing details like off-shoulder looks and flattering ruching. Sumptious fabrics and eye-catching colors and prints only add to the va-va-voom factor. These dresses are perfect for any evening event and are quickly becoming a celebrity favorite, guaranteeing heads turning in your direction and looks of envy all night long! But don't just take my word for it! Click on the slideshow to see some of my favorite sexy and sophisticated cocktail dresses by David Meister!

The Top Five Splurgeworthy Fall Items!

With the economy still hovering on the verge of total disaster, fashionistas all around are wondering where exactly to invest their well-earned paychecks for the upcoming Fall 2010 season. From military looks, to knit on knit dressing, high heel hiking boots and handbags galore, here are five key pieces that will take you from September straight through to the holidays when you can start shopping guilt-free all over again!

Label Love: Laid-Back Luxury by Geren Ford

Be ahead of the curve. When looking for an impressive look that's stepping outside the box, you need not look further than the collections of Geren Ford. Gaining inspiration from her travels and the surrounding art world, her designs mimic the beauty she sees. This designer blends classic style with fashion forward edge. I think the reason Ford has such great balance in her designs comes from her childhood which was split between living in New York and Southern California, gaining both East and West Coast style. Geren Ford has created a unique blend of clothing that holds on to what it means to be a woman without sacrificing individuality. I'm in love with her latest Fall collection. The colors are all deeply rich - they just take your breath away. Ford stands by her philosophy of "subtle yet sophisticated design" and it really shows. You'll definitely stand out in these designs. The only difficult part will be deciding which pieces to choose!