STUNNING RUNWAY COLLECTION HITS WESTLABOUTIQUE.COM Mara Hoffman born in Buffalo, NY is a New York City based fashion designer who launched her first ready to wear collection in 2000. Hoffman and her close-knit team continue to evolve creatively out of their design studio in Manhattan’s flower district. Hoffman and her team create two ready-to-wear collections and two swimwear collections […]

Casual look: Rita Ora covered up in a quilted coat and a chic Gigi Burris fedora as she left her London home on Tuesday afternoon for a business meeting

Rita Ora was spotted leaving her London flat on her way to a meeting on Tuesday, January 6th, 2015 where she would undergo more last-minute preparation for the BBC One singing competition which is returning on Saturday night. The How We Do singer was in an all-black look, swapping her usual colourful and quirky style […]


FLYNN SKYE and NOVELLA ROYALE new in at http://www.westlaboutique.com We’re excited to introduce two new brands this SS15, Flynn Skye and Novella Royale. Both labels, from California, present everday florals this season with pretty off the shouler dresses and maxi lengths. Below is more about the brands:         Flynn Skye Clothing is about simplicity with […]


THE SEASONS EDIT – INTRODUCING NEW AND EXCLUSIVE BRANDS         http://www.westlaboutique.com is known for delivering fashion forward, hard to come by, unexpected pieces from floor length gowns to chic party dresses. This SS15 delivers yet another exciting edit with new and exclusive brands selected from around the world. New brands that will be […]

Cynthia Rowley SS2015.01

Cynthia Rowley is a busy woman. She showed three collections during NYFW, each tailored to a different aspect of her life. It breaks down like this: Arty The runway collection was filled with artful sixties-inspired oversized, graphic prints and clean tailored separates. Bold silhouettes and jumbo lace added to the modish-sportif. Sporty This season, Rowley […]


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Irish wool Bomber jacket with salmon leather finish, Irish wool Raglan sleeve coat with Beetle finished linen and salmon leather detail, Black Irish wool Islander pants

WE ARE ISLANDERS FASHION LABEL DEBUTS AT THE RHA GALLERY   Irish label, We Are Islanders, presented the debut collection “Tidal”at The RHA Gallery. The label challenges the concept of heritage, merging the old and the new while fusing art and fashion. The 2013 ‘Tidal’ collection brings a contemporary twist on traditional Irish fabrics through signature details of […]


“Couture du jour.” Bouchra Jarrar‘s PR man coined a catchphrase backstage before her show today, and there’s a good chance it’ll stick. No other designer working in couture approaches daywear with the same conviction. “It’s my signature,” Jarrar said. “I just think a woman looks most elegant in trousers.”

Rachel Sin Collection

Rachel Sin is a designer for both the body and city landscapes. The trained architect turned fashion designer says ‘having a sense of style is a lifestyle.’ You have to surround yourself in beautiful things to develop a keen eye for good design. While fashion and architecture often inspire one another, Rachel began developing a […]


SPRING 2014 “In a unique space between boudoir and bl a c k ti e c om e s my Sp ring 2014 Collection. I wanted to create clothes to be seen in…whether it is for one special person or to make an entrance. The choice is up to you. Everything is light weight, effortless and chic” […]


Ulyana Sergeenko turned to orthodox architecture and priests’ vestments as inspiration for her third couture show. Bell silhouettes replaced the wasp-waists of her recent outings, ruffled collars grazed the chin, and arms more often than not were covered. Deep pleats, dense wools, and an abundance of black and charcoal gray added a certain austerity to the […]


Women who have been fretting that their leather leggings and paint-on jeans just aren’t tight enough will be happy to hear they have a new challenge before them: The latex cigarette pants at today’s Felder Felder show definitely set a new standard for skinny. There were also sheer-ish latex pencil skirts and trenchcoats; taken together, the latex […]