The Fifth Avenue Man | Modern Men’s Sophistication

With well-received Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week presentations by labels like Hood By Air, it is evident that everyone is well aware that diverse men’s fashion is evolving and important. Saks Fifth Avenue received the memo long ago, and has done something amazing about it. Welcome The … Continue reading

What I Wore | New Orleans

BCBG Max Azria always does a phenomenal job with a classic dress. One that is timeless, effortless and easy to pull out of the suitcase and go! This version is a long sleeve body con that has appeared in a … Continue reading

The H&M New Orleans Grand Opening : [Cool x Fashion] ²

  New Orleans; November 15 — When H&M hosts an exclusive event, everyone expects greatness. And they deliver. Tuxedo-clad waiters and waitresses; a never-ending supply of bubbly; white and red wine; and by far, the best grilled tuna I’ve ever … Continue reading

H&M to Open Newest Location in the French Quarters of New Orleans: We’re Invited!

Swedish retailer H&M, who has become known in the industry and among fans for amazing fashion at pricing that makes it okay for you to visit frequently, is opening its newest location in none other than New Orleans. The 32,000 … Continue reading

Mobile Fashion Week 2013

Its always nice to attend fashion events on the Gulf Coast!  Designer John Ross Thomas and I attended the finale of Mobile Fashion Week Saturday evening and enjoyed giving each other our commentary about the designers and runway trends.  The … Continue reading

Birmingham Fashion Week 2013: The Images [E.F. Hunter]

Courtesy of E.F. Hunter of BrandMe Media, we highlight additional images from the culmination of Birmingham Fashion Week with Tibi designer Amy Smilovic and Birmingham Fashion Week founders Heidi Elnora and Jeana Lee Fleming. What an honor to be around … Continue reading

March 2013 Fashion Weeks in the Southeast

March 2013 Fashion Weeks in the Southeast

March 2013 is full of back to back fashion weeks and events, from Huntsville to New Orleans.  The schedule includes the following: February 23-March 02 :: Birmingham Fashion Week (Birmingham, AL) March 02- March 09 :: New Orleans Fashion Week … Continue reading

Hartzog-Bagsby featured by International Fashion Blogger Gabi Fresh [London]

Hartzog-Bagsby Consulting and The Brand Mavens of BrandMe Media caught up with international fashion blogger and BET Rip the Runway contender Gabi Fresh during London Fashion Week.  It was amazing to get the opportunity to speak with her regarding the Simply Be brand, and to get in a few pictures!  Check out the video below with footage from London Fashion Week and be sure to check out her blog at for great commentary that is fashionably wondrous.  You can also check out the video and great shopping for sizes 10-28 on Simply Be‘s website!

What I Wore: I’m featured speaking with Gabi (about how much we love her site!) and I was caught with my umbrella entering the Caroline Charles runway show!

Jacket: Navy Military Coat: Zara, Paris || T-Shirt :Forever 21 || Oxblood Velvet Shorts: Topshop, London || Shoes: Jeffrey Campbell, Nasty Gal