The Fashion Industry Association at USC held their 11th annual FIA fashion show last night at the Ronald Tutor Campus Center Ballroom. My friend Ashley was a part of their marketing team and invited me to come see the show as one of her guests. The first 75 attendees received VIP seating and a VIP gift bag, including coupons for free yogurt from Yogurtland, Dove chocolates, and a raffle ticket. There were a variety of designs showcased…

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Hey guys, I have some exciting news! I showed you some photos of Brenda Castillo from the Dynamite Editorials Cozy in Winter photo shoot a few months ago, and now the photos of my other model are live on TNT Tauna. Head over to her blog to read my latest post and see how I styled Drew Dunlap in four different winter looks! And don’t forget to check out even more the behind the scenes fun captured…

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Last month I attended another Dynamite Editorials photo shoot featuring the latest winter fashion trends. During the shoot I styled models Drew Dunlap and Brenda Castillo with cashmere sweaters, cardigans and scarves from Jennie Liu, skirts from Katitzi Clothing, hand painted leggings from Ashley Ann Bennett, jewelry from ModFresh and Kalypso Creations, and hats from Corina Haywood. You can find out more about the designers, the handmade backdropsmade by DIY bloggers Lindsie Villarreal and Ruthless Procraftinator, along with exclusive BTS pictures in TNT Tauna’s…

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The photos from Dynamite Editorials vintage photo shoot at Mint Salon have been published! The third edition of Pinup Appeal has featured Refresh Talent models Sharon and Natalie in an eight page spread, styled by yours truly. {Credits} Photographer: Robert Bennett // Models: Sharon Corona and Natalie Carroll // Makeup: Emily Asher Kellis // Hair: Nicole Mesquit from Mint Salon // Wardrobe Stylist: Ciera Chang You can buy and view the full magazine here: www.magcloud.com/browse/issue/830045. xx, Ciera  

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Who needs NYFW when you have Style Week OC? Every year in September Orange County has fashion shows at Fashion Island and Irvine Spectrum Center showcasing the latest fall fashions and FIDM designers. These last two weekends I have been working backstage, experiencing the craziness, and getting super excited for fall! Last week the first two shows were at Fashion Island. There were in-store events for the participating brands in the fashion show earlier, and then on Saturday…

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