Friday, April 13, 2012

THE 'IT' GIRL, RIGHT NOW!..SHALA MONROQUE.



New York Socialite & Style Star
Shala Monroque.

Shala Monroque is a writer, fashion enthusiast, consultant and world traveler who lives in New York City.
 The St. Lucian native currently serves as 
Creative Director for 
Garage magazine,  & has been praised by Vogue magazine,
and named a “style icon” by New York magazine for her superior fashion acumen.

On the cover for the esteemed Fall Fashion issue of New York Magazine.

The September issue of New York magazine hailed her a "Style Icon"Miuccia Prada considers her a muse and now Shala Monroque can add"It girl" to her ever growing list of monikers thanks to Town & Country magazine! 


Below is an
Editorial layout of Shala in Vogue Japan


"She has the look and the style that people notice if you're in a place where the right people can see you," Bethann Hardison, editor at large of Italian Vogue, tells The Daily Beast. "Shala has been in the right place, and now it's happening for her. She's perfect in that spot."
Indeed she is. Here's a look at some of my favorite looks from the stylish socialite. 


 On a Vogue photo-shoot with Hanneli.


Hanneli mustaparta, Jason Wu & Shala


Fashion industry insider and socialite 
Shala Monroque is quickly becoming one of the most important personalities in the realm of luxury style. She is loved by designers like Jason Wu, and has working relationships with creme de la creme brands like Rodarte, Prada and 
Miu Miu.


 Front row at a fashion Show.

 For the past few years Shala has been a front row fixture at the top fashion shows around the world. 
She's been praised by Vogue magazine to street style blogs for her impeccable taste.
She has struck a chord with the "it" crowd & she has a story

"I didn't hesitate for a moment putting Shala on the cover," 
Jay Fielden, editor of T&C, told The daily Beast "She's interesting, and that's how we base our decisions for our covers. 

                                               People will find fascinating, fresh, and new. 
We don't want to fall victim to putting the same Hollywood starlets on the cover when we have such exciting and vibrant woman like Shala!  


Shala with Editor-at-large for American Vogue & Muiccia Prada.


Nowadays, the “it” girl can be spotted at major fashion shows, art gallery openings and the hottest parties around world. Some of her best friends include Muccia Prada, Dasha Zhukova, Margerita Missoni and her boyfriend is hotshot art dealer, Larry Gagosian.


Elisabeth von thurn und Taxis, Shala & Anna Dello Russo


Shala and Fumi Desalu-Vold (me) in Cannes, South of France.