Posts Tagged ‘emma grady’

Emma Wears David Peck to 2012 Independent Handbag Designer Awards

In News on June 21, 2012 at 1:22 AM

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The 6th annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards ceremony took place June 13th at the Time & Life building in New York City. Emma, who served as an awards judge, attended the ceremony wearing a gorgeous white silk dress from CrOp by David Peck’s Spring 2012 collection. Continue reading the story behind Emma’s style at the 2012 IHDAs on PastFashionFuture.com.

And for more on the awards, check out Emma’s coverage on Discovery’s TreeHugger.com: Green and Socially Responsible Handbags Win Big at the Independent Handbag Designer Awards.

Copyright © 2012 Emma Grady. All rights reserved.

Emma Judges 6th Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards

In News on June 7, 2012 at 8:38 AM

For the second consecutive year, Emma is judging the 6th Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards. Along with the 2012 IHDA Judging Panel, Emma selected the top 30 styles from more than 1,000 entries across 7 categories. And that’s where you come in: help choose the Audience Fan Favorite over at InStyle: Instyle.com/ihdapoll2012.

Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on June 13th, hosted by Handbag Designer 101, at the Time & Life Building in New York City. Keep tuned: Emma will be on the scene at the VIP cocktail party and ceremony sharing live updates on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Tickets can be purchased on Handbag Designer 101 or you can try to win a trip to the awards with JP Selects.

For a behind the scenes look at the selection process–and details on Emma’s style, obviously–visit Past Fashion Future. Also check out the IHDA finalists video, too.

Copyright © 2011 Emma Grady. All rights reserved.

Emma Finds “Stylish Summer Staples” on Fashioning Change

In News on March 24, 2012 at 6:29 PM

Fashioning Change called upon Emma’s style expertise for a feature look currently featured on their site. Comprised of wardrobe staples that can be worn year-round, Emma selected pieces that won’t be going “out of season” any time soon.

Emma loves pairing unexpected patterns and prints like a black and white pleated gingham skirt with camouflage ballet flats that juxtapose a feminine style and a masculine print. Worn together, the look is classic, yet on-trend, and ideal for a hot summer day.

Shop the look over at Fashioning Change.

Emma Curates LovingEco “Tastemaker Picks”

In News on February 28, 2012 at 4:45 AM

Emma is sharing her fashion and beauty expertise as guest tastemaker at LovingEco.com, a members-only site that sells ethical products at up to 70 percent off. Starting February 27th, shoppers will have an opportunity to purchase items by some of her favorite brands, including Snoozer Loser NY, W3LL People, Article 22, and Priti NYC, with a percentage of sales will go toward a charity of her choice, Village Empowerment. Grady joins the ranks of past tastemakers who include Amy Smart, Shannon Elizabeth, Maria Bello, and Summer Rayne Oakes. Browse all of Emma’s picks on LovingEco.com.

Photo: Karen E. Evans, courtesy Market Publique

Swedish Magazine Camino Features Emma in American Fashion Issue

In News on February 8, 2012 at 5:05 AM

Emma Grady is interviewed for a feature article on fashion in the U.S. and her style site, Past Fashion Future, in Camino Magazine’s “Amerika” issue (pg. 64-65) out now.

“New York-based fashion reporter Emma Grady is a well-known name within American eco-fashion. Here she shares her American fashion favorites and her enthusiasm for well-made garments with a history.”

Continue reading an excerpt from the article over on Past Fashion Future, here.

Emma Named Face of Snoozer Loser A/W 2011 Scarves Campaign

In News on November 10, 2011 at 5:33 AM

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Emma Grady is the new face of Snoozer Loser’s A/W 2011 Scarves collection. She styled and starred in a 24-page look book featuring Snoozer Loser’s hand-printed scarves paired with her signature classic and timeless style.  View the look book, here, and read more about the collaboration on Past Fashion Future.

Join Emma at the Handbag Designer 101 Workshop

In News on October 21, 2011 at 6:02 PM

Credit: Karen E. Evans, courtesy Market Publique

On Monday October 24, 2011, join Past Fashion Future founder Emma Grady at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT). She’ll be moderating a panel discussion, called “Producing Green Products” during the Handbag Designer 101 Workshop presented by Handbags.com. Read more on Past Fashion Future.

Feature Interview on Lady Melbourne

In News on August 29, 2011 at 5:24 PM

I am excited to announce that I recently did an interview on personal style, fashion blogging in New York, and more, with Australia’s top fashion blog Lady Melbourne. Here is a brief excerpt from the interview:

“Lady Melbourne: What would you say to an aspiring writer or fashionista who is considering a move to New York?

Emma: Oh wow. Good question. I know its cliche but follow your dreams. Be prepared to work hard…” Continue reading on Lady Melbourne, here.

Emma Judges the 5th Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards

In News on July 3, 2011 at 4:32 PM

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Emma is on the on the preliminary judging panel for the fifth annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards. Along with fellow fashion industry movers and shakers she helped narrow down more than 1,000 handbag design applicants. Here she walks the red carpet at the Awards ceremony held at InStyle Magazine’s headquarters at the Time & Life building in New York City.

Authors of No More Dirty Looks Reveal the Truth About Beauty Products

In Interviews on March 18, 2011 at 4:48 AM

Emma Grady interviews Siobhan O’Connor and Alexandra Spunt, authors of No More Dirty Looks: The Truth About Your Beauty Products, and the Ultimate Guide to Safe and Clean Cosmetics.