Heidi: “Are you impressed that you’re still here?” All of the designers: “Yes!” *nodding their heads* Hey y’all!–imagine my saying this in my most genuine Southern Belle accent–Are y’all ready for the VIP’s weekly recap of Project Runway? Tim Gunn: “She is a modern Southern woman…She is the Belk customer…She dresses vibrantly and impressively. She is always fashionably …

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On Saturday, July 20, I attended the first annual Local Fashion Advantage event by renowned fashion designer Hilton Hollis in Carthage, Mississippi. The proceeds from LFA [Local Fashion Advantage] were donated to The Leake County Foundation and The Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi. “My father passed away from complications due to diabetes, so I wanted to give to …

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Hello, my fabulouses! This week’s Weekly Whistle is super special because it includes a precious fashion designer friend of mine, Hilton Hollis.  I attended his Local Fashion Advantage event in Carthage, Mississippi which benefited The Leake County Foundation and The Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi. Shhhh….no more chit chat about the event! I do not want to spoil all of my …

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I was so delighted to meet and interview Project Runway Season 12 Contestant Ken Laurence at his Project Runway Premiere Party.  Ken Laurence is a true Southern gentleman with a fabulous passion for creating gorgeous and flawlessly tailored garments.  The more I chatted with Ken–the more I fell head over heels for his design aesthetic.  I was so inspired by …

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