Designer Profile: Marrin Costello

Designer Profile: Marrin Costello Written by Robiat Balogun Known for her amazing one-of-a-kind handmade pieces perfect for any occasion, Marrin Costello is quickly becoming every girls’ favorite jewelry designer. I was lucky enough to run into this amazing designer at one of her pop-up shops. As I watched Costello speak about the inspiration behind her … Continue Reading

Fashion Editorial: Spring Theory

  PHOTOGRAPHY BY EMILY SOTO STYLING BY YANINA NIKITINA MAKE UP BY EMILY REBEKAH HAIR STYLING BY ANDY DOWALL MODEL GRACE, M+P MODELS, LONDON PHOTOGRAPHED AT THE FURNITURE STORE LONDON  

Fashion: Fringe Benefits

  Fashion: Fringe Benefits Written by Dominique Aimee   There are certain trends that are both incredible and incredibly hard to pull off. The fringe trend is one of them. It has been seen on many of the 2015 runways; from Proenza Schouler to Vera Wang. How does the average woman pull of the fringe … Continue Reading

Fashion Editorial: Urban Jungle

    Fashion Editorial by John Hong for Composure Magazine PHOTOGRAPHY BY JOHN HONG STYLING BY ERVINA TOPALLI MAKE UP BY CHELSEA YUSUF HAIR STYLING BY CARLOS ZELAYA  

Fashion Editorial: Blooming Shades

    PHOTOGRAPHY, STYLING, MAKE UP & HAIR BY VIVIENNE MOK MODEL KLARA, WOMEN MODELS  

Fashion: Showroom Joplin

Fashion: Showroom Joplin Written by Robiat Balogun   CM: I read somewhere that Showroom Joplin began with two young jewelry designers. Is that true? If so, how? JOPLIN: Yes, this is true. Ali is designer of Amarilo jewelry and Stella is designer at Haati Chai jewelry. Prior to designing jewelry, Stella worked in PR and marketing … Continue Reading

Composure Film: Midnight Soak

Fashion Film accompanying our editorial, Midnight Soak.  View the images here. STYLING BY ERVINA TOPALLI MAKE UP BY CHELSEA CONKLIN HAIR STYLING BY VICTORIA GUTIERREZ MODEL STEPHANIE VAN ARENDONK, LA MODELS  

Fashion Editorial: Midnight Soak

PHOTOGRAPHY BY SUZANNE TERESA STYLING BY ERVINA TOPALLI MAKE UP BY CHELSEA CONKLIN HAIR STYLING BY VICTORIA GUTIERREZ MODEL STEPHANIE VAN ARENDONK, LA MODELS            

Jennifer Lopez Wearing Walter Collection Gown for American Idol Performance

Jennifer Lopez dazzled last night at the American Idol performing “Feel the Light”. Wearing a Walter Collection gown, the circular train was quite the sight to see as the lights cascaded down the dress. While JLo stood in the peaceful stillness of the stage, light projections and visual effects accompanied the sweet ballad.  Read our interview with Walter Mendez … Continue Reading

Fashion Designer Walter Mendez

Fashion Designer Walter Mendez “Perfect Imperfection” A glimpse into the life and work of one of LA’s top designers. by Ervina Topalli When it comes to fashion, people often envision an eternal search for perfection. The perfect dress. That perfect pair of shoes. Perfection seems to be what all the top designers and stylists must … Continue Reading

Sheer Delight

“Sheer Delight” by Dominique Aimee It’s that time again. Fashion shows are showing us that one thing is clear. Skin is in! Not in the most obvious way, but with the use of sheer fabrics. Models on the runway are literally covered from head to toe in fabric; yet the strategic use of sheer fabrics give … Continue Reading

Fashion Editorial: Vika in Paris

PHOTOGRAPHY, STYLING, MAKE UP & HAIR BY VIVIENNE MOK MODEL VIKA M., MADEMOISELLE MODELS