Saturday, February 18, 2012

Opening the Polyvore Live Runway Show!

My favorite part of NYFW was opening and closing the Polyvore Live runway show! Getting to walk alongside all the girls/bloggers that have inspired me from the very beginning was amazing. My sister Dylana was also in town to walk the show with me! We had our fitting in Soho and it was the first time we all viewed the collections. We had Ready-To-Wear and Evening Wear. Rarely do I ever get this dressed up, so it was fun being a part of the Evening Wear part of the show, all glammed up with two beautiful gowns as my looks. For the show, we did something very unexpected and pulled all of my hair back. It added a much more clean and classy look for the collection. Plus, it felt very refreshing for me not having my hair in my face! The makeup was a sexy, smokey-brown eye, which I think really made the colors of our eyes light up like mad! Super pretty :)

I opened the show in this stunning, floor length red dress by Vengsarkar Budhu, an FIT graduate. With it's corset-like waist, it really gave me some shape! It was sexy, but sweet and just plain hot! I closed the show in a white wedding gown by the amazing Sergio Guadarrama, also a recent FIT graduate. Never have I seen a wedding dress with a cape! It was such an original design and looked absolutely magical on the runway. I loved working with these two designers! They may be the sweetest guys on the planet! I just loved how their faces lit up as the show began. It was a dreamy, unforgettable night, getting to play dress up with all my favorite girls...all while feeling like a total princess.

See the runway video and learn more about the designers here on Polyvore.com/live!

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131 comments:

Flashes of Style said...

Sooo pretty!!! So glad I got to see it <333

xoxo,

Bonnie

Dylana Suarez said...

AMAZING! The show was so much fun :)

xoxo,

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LOLA said...

loveley! you and your sister look like twins ^^

Katie said...

Oh my word that red dress looks incredible on you! The cape and wedding dress combo looks immense too! Glad your enjoyed yourself :)

ANSHIKA said...

Oh, those dresses sure are dreamy! Especially that wedding dress: it's ridiculously perfect, oh man.

You looked wonderful, too: but then that's a given because, well, it's you. So did Dylana- her dress looks incredible.

Thanks for posting these! SO lovely.

Hugs!
- Anshika x
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Laura said...

You're perfect honey!
Love the dress you wore for the opening

Xoxo
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The Fancy Teacup said...

Wowza. You look like an absolute goddess in that dress, Natalie! Lovely lady in red. x

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Peti said...

Pretty like usually.. <3

VALERIE WANG said...

wow girl u just look fantastic on red color!that lipstick and that red dress are amazing!


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xx

g.ta said...

lookin gorgeous!!!

Natali said...

You look like a royalty on the last photo and very sexy on the first photo! I like how you look with your hair up in a bun, it really opens up your face!

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Laura Gerencser said...

Amazing!!

nataliya said...

oh my god so gorgeous!!!

nataliya
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BERTHA NATASHA said...

you look very similar with Dylana without your bangs <3
great wedding gown!!


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Lena said...

Fabulous show!
You look stunning in that red dress!

xx

Shandrese/Natalia said...

you and Dylana looked stunning :)

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Tina said...

Lovely dress! Stunning!

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Aubrey and Melissa said...

You all look lovely! What a stunning red gown.

Zlata said...

You look just breathtaking!!!

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Shaz said...

The red dress is gorgeous and so is that blue button down with black accents.

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Stamina Scar said...

So beautiful!! With the hair up you look like your sister!

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Fashiable said...

What a beautiful dresses!!

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Katrina said...

woow that's ah-mazinggg! you both look so beautiful. couldnt be prouder of you both

xo katrina
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Jenna Hughes said...

you look absolutely stunning in both dresses! hope you had the time of your life

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Siri Elaine said...

Awesome Post.
Love seeing backstage footage. Very inspiring.
Love the red dress and those striped pants.
wonderful.
I am a follower.
XX
SIRI ELAINE

Wren said...

You look so different with your hair back. It looks amazing. Those dresses are exquisite!

Wren

Everyone loves fashion said...

holy moly ! Big congrats girl!! Wanna bet it's gonna be huge! You are so so lucky to be a part of this show :)) What a stunning gown, isn't it?

kaye said...

You're such a lucky girl. This is wonderful!

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Vanessa Ribeiro said...

YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL!

Love your blog =)

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A said...

BEAUTIFUL!

i love how you look in the red dress but the white wedding dress is amazing too.

you look so different with your hair up....but still super gorgeous!



~A
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Swapnil said...

OMG how amazing do you guys look!!!!

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Gracinha said...

So nice! You look amazing :)

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Silvia said...

What a beatiful dress!!
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Delmy said...

Just WOW. You and Dylana looked amazing. Love your hair pulled back.

Ria :) said...

just woooww, i love the red dress soo much :) xxxx

WearAbouts said...

you were amazing on the runway nat! a model, muse, and inspiration to all! Dy looks awesome, too <3
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eloiselabetise said...

Wow the red and white dresses are absolutely stunning! xxx

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eDina said...

love your hairdo, fits you fantastic!

xx

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Katia said...

You all look so beautiful! Looks like fun :)

marie said...

very pretty :)

April Cheung said...

omg. you are so beautiful. love it!

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Sunshine said...

You are very beautiful. All the best from Poland :)

Irene Buffa said...

wow
great !
beautiful in red pretty dear <3


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Eleanor said...

Your dresses look amazing. You all looked gorgeous x

Erika said...

That red dress is absolutely gorgeous and you look amazing in it!

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Ksu said...

very pretty!!! love it !! xxK

Mr. Taylor and his Lady said...

i'm completely obsessed with that red dress. so super fabulous! and your sister looks so pretty in that black sparkly dress!
xo TJ

The Beautiful End said...

Wow. Amazing red dress, you look awesome!

x

Nadine Flatt said...

you look so fab! lovely!

Collections said...

Gorgeous.

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Allison Young said...

I watched it and you looked amazing!

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MikalaFashion by Kalina said...

great! you two looks amazing!

love Joice said...

Love the red dress! xx

Savannah Marie said...

Gorgeous! What a fun thing to get to do with your sister!
Cheers,
Savannah Marie
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bloo. said...

Love the shots.
You look great !! ;-)

x
bloo.

monkeyshines ♥ said...

stunning!

Bises,
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Egoitz Azcona said...

Qué precioso el vestido rojo!

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I Art Fashion said...

So cool!

Thanks for sharing the awesome pictures

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Christina Wonsbeck said...

Beautiful red dress!!

k come karolina said...

you both look fab! and the red dress is stunning!!!


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Veronica P. said...

I watched live , you look so different and wonderful ! I was invited too but I could't come !

Meganne said...

It's quite surprising and unusual to see you with your bangs out of your face!


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Ms.Fashionista said...

loved watching you in the show!

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xo

Jeans Please! said...

wow! u & ur sister look fabulous!

Daniela said...

So pretty!!
I love the red dress <3

Incognito said...

You look so different in these dresses ! I like to see you in a different way too, oh and I hardly made the difference between you and your sister since you have the same type of hairstyle.

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everYOURS everMINE said...

lovely dress!
you look stunning with your hair like this :D
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Estherina said...

You look stunning!

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Rochelle Fox said...

That so great you guys got to walk together love the red dress so va va voom!!! great post I've been lazy on my blogging but back into it again always love reading your posts xx A Fox That Meows ♥

el_martina said...

wow!!!!! amazing!!!!

Friend in Fashion said...

What a super exciting experience! You and all the bloggers look incredible!!!

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x

Mica said...

What an amazing experience! The red dress looks beautiful, looks like it was so much fun!


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JO said...

beautiful sisters! :)

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EDEM - www.imnotapuertorican.com said...

pretty
nice blog :)

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Emmy said...

That red dress is stunning! And you look so different with your hair up like that...love that look too:)

Candice said...

Oh my goodness, Natalie! You are absolutely stunning in that red gown..the train on it is gorgeous, and I loved how the fit was just perfect and feminine with a touch of sexy! What a knockout you are! :)

Kristel Louisa said...

You look so stunning! You're so gorgeous in the red gown. Perfection!

X
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Tina said...

You looked fabulous!!!

-Tina.

Jaeger said...

omg so pretty! what an amazing experience

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xx

C A T H said...

loveeee both dresses, or should I say, be-yooh-tee-full evening gowns?? especially the red one. I still prefer you with the long hair tho, in the red dress preview before the runway :)

now pretty sure all you girls had a great time backstage for the live runway show. those classy as sequinned dresses worn by Aimee and Dylana stole my attention

<3

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The life after said...

The red dress is amazing!

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umi said...

BEAUTIFUL!

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Su. said...

Lovely images and an amazing red dress!! Love it!
Su.
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Sarah said...

You look so glamorous and chic in that red dress! You are so gorgeous xxx

tonia fashion tour said...

gorgeous!!!


xxx

Evi said...

This is fabulous!!!! You are so pretty!!! Love your photos!!

Evi xoxo

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pinkmate said...

You look so lovely! That red dress is gorgeous remindd me of satine of moulin rouge!

Vanessa

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Raspberry and Rouge said...

STUNNING! Happy sunday! XO Rebecca

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alessandra nitti said...

can't believe it! LOVE IT

XX
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Li Ying said...

the dresses are so fab! You look so pretty too!

Bea S. said...

Wow!! Why you so beautiful? Amazing dresses! :D

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Daily Women said...

All is perfect, you are so beautiful !xoxo




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Look of Style said...

Beautiful red dress:)

Ms.Fashionista said...

Loved watching you and you looked gorg!

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xo

M e l a n i e said...

You look stunning, Natalie! Everyone looked so pretty and fabulous.

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Martiniss said...

You look great, I see you had much fun :D

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CottonCandyINK said...

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Carolina said...

Great photos! You look beautiful! :)

Hira said...

Thank you for your lovely comment! Love these pictures =)

You are beautiful =)

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sincerely darcy said...

how cool!! great pictures dear!

cachemirevictim said...

So cute! Wow!! Thanks for your comment, I'm a new follower cause I love your blog, fashion seen from inside!! Would be really happy if you follow back!

Jade Briony said...

that red gown is just WOW!

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Meroda said...

Wow amazing pictures ! I love your blog(+new follower)

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Steffys Pros and Cons said...

you look so stunning, i love that gorgeous white dress!

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6roove said...

wow, Dylana looks gorgeous!

LBVie Ashley said...

So beautiful :) Looks like so much fun! xoxoxo

Theonlyfashionprincess said...

you look amazing girl ! X

Jenna Hughes said...

gahh that red dress is stunning! you look like a vixen

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Andrea said...

wow you look stunning!

misscreacioness said...

woww!! soo pretty!! amazin red dress!! kisses

Zaira said...

Wow wow
So beautiful, so much!
I love the red dress

xoxo

FashionFlirt said...

Lovely photos! The red dress is simply stunning!! :)

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kisses, Jasmin

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Jade said...

I'm so in love with that red dress and those backstage pics give such a great vibe xx

Andrea Clare said...

WOW! What an experience!!!

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amanda said...

looking fabulous in that red dress!

Claudia Mosca said...

The red dress is wonderful !!!

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kirstyb said...

that red dress is so gorgeous x

Eda. said...

What an incredible opportunity darling and you and your sister look incredible - love it darling

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RAW Fashion Magazine said...

Well you look absolutely stunning xx
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Prim and Polished said...

thank you so much for your comment natalie! I almost had a collapse with it cause I follow your blog for a while so it a great pleasure to have you in my little place! You look stunning in red!!

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Emily said...

Those dresses are beyond gorgeous!

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Petite Karinne said...

Dear...you looked absolutely stunning in that red dress!!!
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GRACE said...

wow, how fun. it seems like you ladies had a blast. you looked great~

xx,
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Nathalie St-Pierre Roths said...

I discovered your blog via Allure Magazine. You look stunning in that long red dress. Perfect fit for you! :-)

Sara Moura said...

hot red dress!

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So beautiful and delicate.
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Sandra Merino said...

amazing!

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Caitlin said...

That wedding gown is too gorgeous.

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