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Web queries for "Jason Wu" and "Isabel Toledo" shot up as soon as Michelle Obama modeled Wu's asymmetrical white gown to the official Inaugural Balls and Toledo's chartreuse coat and sheath to the swearing-in ceremony. On Jan. 20, Wu landed at No. Though just 21 and a recent graduate of Ryerson University's fashion program, Amanda Lew Kee has already caught the eye of fashion editors and retailers from small boutiques to Holt Renfrew, where she was part of the flagship store's annual showcase of graduate work. Lew Kee is young, but design-wise she's tough and edgy and her first collection was heavy on studs, chains and black leather swathed in neo-goth shapes that would go down nicely with any rock star or dominatrix. For spring she'll show more napa leather, which doesn't exactly scream "springtime," but then, big-name designers in New York and Paris showed lots of leather for spring, too. 900 Washington Ave. Suite 3. The company name Butterscotch Toffee is a color the Bautista family identifies with as they are of mixed descent just like the candy is made of more than one flavor. Good champagne was to be had at Barney's on Friday night when the store hosted a cocktail party to celebrate the relaunch of the legendary French house Vionnet. Sophia Kokosalaki has taken over as designer and she was on hand. The collection is beautiful -- all fluid shapes and draping -- but it is so expensive I practically started hyperventilating when I looked at some of the price tags. The 10 malls at the top of the list perform much better, with sales well above $600 per square foot and occupancy rates of 94 percent or higher. And each earns an A+ from Green Street for its performance and the quality of its tenants. Here's where shoppers are still spending money:. If nothing else mentioned so far provides relief, sometimes epidural steroid injections (ESI -- usually in sets of three, several weeks to months apart) can often help a great deal. However, it seems there are a lot of other things that have not yet been tried. While Vicodin and other opioids may sometimes help with the superficial symptoms, they often do not because of direct nerve inflammation. Exaggerated accessories, oversized hats and detailed accents of embroidery and brocade, on palates of vibrant jewel tones, deep reds and burgundy that are sure to demand attention! Also making an appearance, in sharp contrast to the rich colors vamping down the runways, there is a noticeable tribute to shades of grey, brown, and beige. Designs this season aim to create a flattering silhouette, the focus is on the waist, showing off sexy curves in form fitted skirts just below the knee and full short skirts cinched at the waist. Mix that with bold, edgy military styles and you have a sneak peak at what will be on the catwalks of Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2012!.