Silva Emerian

About Silva Emerian

Silva Emerian is a city girl at heart, growing up in Boston before moving to California in 2001. With a long and varied background in fashion, she is a freelance writer and editor, a self-proclaimed word nerd, and mom to Silas (FCS 8th grade) and James (FCS 5th grade). Shoes and chocolate make her world go ‘round.

COLUMN: Parent grateful for FCS’ impact on community, family

By |2019-04-11T08:34:43-07:00April 10th, 2019|Column, Opinions, Top 5|

I was standing outside the FC gym last week, waiting for my 8th grader to exchange his backpack for his tennis uniform and racquet before their first co-ed junior high tennis match.Beautiful and athletic Trinity Cox, my son’s classmate, saw me as she waited to leave for her softball game.

Style Session No. 15 – Polka Dots, Pastels and Fanny Packs

By |2019-05-10T13:40:58-07:00April 4th, 2018|Blog, Silva Emerian|

As I was reviewing the spring shows to cull the season’s latest trends for you, I realized a couple of things. First, there’s nothing really new under the sun. Most of the themes on the runways weren’t earth-shatteringly innovative. Many of the looks are either recycled trends that pop up every few years or are modernized takes on decades-old patterns and accessories.

Style Session No. 13 – Fishnets and First World Problems

By |2019-05-13T11:00:57-07:00March 2nd, 2018|Blog, Silva Emerian|

In each of these instances, I complied. Surprisingly, I happen to like rules. I like order. I like things going the way they’re supposed to. Do I love being told how to dress? Not necessarily. But usually, there is a reason for the regulation.

Style Session No. 11 – Mall Malcontent

By |2019-05-13T11:12:03-07:00February 9th, 2018|Blog, Silva Emerian|

I read last week that a second H&M store will open this summer at Fashion Fair Mall. The first one opened at River Park in 2014. I’m not a fan of fast fashion and I don’t think I fit the store’s demographic, so I’ve only been in the River Park store a handful of times. But it must be doing well if they’re opening a second location.

Style Session No. 8 – Trending Worldwide

By |2018-01-19T13:48:27-07:00December 1st, 2017|Blog, Silva Emerian|

  I have a love/hate relationship with trends. Mostly I hate them, but once in a while something comes along that fits my personal style, so I make an exception and go along. I love looking through Instagram for fashion inspiration, but I don’t let what other people are wearing dictate what [...]

Style Session No. 7 – Wants, Needs and a Sick Closet

By |2017-11-17T09:58:40-07:00November 17th, 2017|Blog, Silva Emerian|

When I had my 39th birthday, I started thinking about turning 40 the following year. I jokingly said to my husband, “I can’t believe I’ll be 40 next year. We should celebrate in Paris!” And like any good husband should, he said, “Okay.”

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