Columbus-based plus-size brand Eloquii will collaborate with designer Jason Wu on a fall collection — “Jason Wu x Eloquii.” Wu is best known for designing dresses for Michelle Obama, particularly her gowns for President Barack Obama’s inaugurations. Wu’s other clients have included Ivana Trump, January Jones, Amber Valletta and drag queen RuPaul. Wu recently stepped Read More →

There are certain things to know about using perfume.Martin Meissner/AP Spraying on your favorite scent may seem like a foolproof task. You’d probably be surprised to know, however, that there are perfume mistakes you are making on a daily basis. Fragrance experts say that tailoring your fragrances to the seasons, putting too much perfume on, Read More →

Sophie Stevens’ loves watching her designs come down the catwalk at the awards. This design won runner-up in the nightlife section last year. Photos: supplied On the eve of the Hokonui Fashion Design Awards, Brittany Pooley talks to local fashion student Sophie Stevens as she prepares to hit the catwalk for the fourth time in Read More →