fashion http://wwno.org en Out To Lunch: Bra Strap 'N Shades http://wwno.org/post/out-lunch-bra-strap-n-shades <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Just when you think there's nothing new under the sun, along comes Lisa McKenzie and </span>Oohla<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Bra, her New Orleans company that turns underwear into outerwear. </span><a href="http://oohlabra.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Oohla Bra</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has over 65 designer bra straps — strings of pearls, beads and sparkling delights that switch places with the regular strap on your convertible or strapless bra, transforming your everyday bra strap into a work of art.</span></p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:00:00 +0000 Peter Ricchiuti 56561 at http://wwno.org New Orleans: What's Hot And What's Not For 2014 http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-whats-hot-and-whats-not-2014 <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Welcome to 2014. While you’ve been making and breaking resolutions, I’ve been scouring the in and out lists to find out what’s hot and what’s not in New Orleans for the new year. I don’t know about you, but I don’t want to be caught wearing a mini instead of a midi, or high-top boots instead of </span>wedgy<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> sneakers. So 2013.</span></p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 10:37:00 +0000 Renée Peck 52450 at http://wwno.org Do a Little Turn on the Catwalk http://wwno.org/post/do-little-turn-catwalk <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Practicing two disciplines can exhaust even the most regimented of us. Throw in a third pursuit and things feel like a juggling act that could splatter without the utmost attention.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this week's <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>, Sharon </span>Litwin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> introduces us to&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(136, 136, 136); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 16px;">Elizabeth Shannon,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.elizabethshannon.net/index.html" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">a New Orleans artist </a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">who's balanced sculpture, photography and fashion all the way from the </span>Atchafalaya<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> River to </span><a href="http://fashionweeknola.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">the catwalk</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 20:31:58 +0000 Sharon Litwin 31725 at http://wwno.org