A spread of traditional mezes photograph by Peden & Munk
“Meze, which is a selection of small dishes served to accompany alcoholic drinks as a course or as appetizers before a main dish. A big part of the dining experience in Eastern Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, and Arab countries. The word “meze” means “taste” and/or “snack.” The concept is very similar to the tapas of Spain,”
Destination Style - NYBFW: Illusion Sleeves with Ines Di Santo S/S ‘17
Illusion lace sleeves are definitely not a new trend in bridal fashion, but I certainly love the way that Ines Di Santo executes this trend. Featured above are three styles that are equally unique while still giving a nod to this couturier’s design aesthetic and capabilities. My personal favorite is the middle gown that offers a true illusion on sheer sleeves accented with lace which is carried into the bodice for a full open back effect.