There has been much conversation and chit chatter that during times of a recession or depression, fashion leans towards dark hues of charcoal and black in the clothing designs.

Whatever the case is, black is a wardrobe staple, and a “friendly” color to Stylemoms and women in general, especially in our quest to look slim during times of weight gain ;). So as I previewed one of my favorite designers, Nicole Miller’s Fall 2009 collection, all the black pieces with splashes of red, had AC/DC ringing in my head….

HEY! HEY! HEY! HEYEE!!! Back in Blaaaaaaack! (guitar lick) 🙂
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