Backstage at Gen Art Fresh Faces in Fashion LA

I’m wearing a Hurley dress, H&M jacket, Bebe belt, Jeffrey Campbell Mel shoes (that you can’t see), necklace and bracelet via Varga and Topshop bag (to lug my Rebel camera around).  Mel (my twinny) is wearing my vintage 80′s dress via Nasty Gal.

It was great to finally meet Nora from Fashion + Geometry (3rd from left)!

Host of the night, Kaley Cuoco from The Big Bang Theory, dressed in the latest plastic fashion trends

Below are some shots I snapped backstage before the shows kicked off.  The models all looked so amazing… and now I want to go out and buy a hair crimper.

Yes to the cutouts

Designers Jessica Moss and Lisa Guajardo of Leyendecker

LOVED the crimpy hair at Seneca Rising

Yes to the socks with shoes

Last night’s 12th Annual Gen Art “Fresh Faces in Fashion” Show Plastics Make it Possible was amazing.  Held at the Petersen Automotive Museum, it was the Official Opening Show for Rock Fashion Week Los Angeles and showcased cutting-edge designers and artists, and how plastics are shaping the future of fashion and design.

Womenswear designers Leyendecker, Rory Beca, Seneca Rising, Valerj Pobega and menswear designer MG Black rocked the runway.  Really liked all the collections but my personal fav was Seneca Rising for the vibe of the overall show and styling.  I’ll be posting photos of some choice runway looks, but in the meantime, hope you enjoyed seeing my photography skills put to the test backstage.

Hope you all have a fun Halloween weekend!



  1. lyndsey | paper girl
    Oct 30, 2009 @ 12:53:36

    great photos! you, backstage at a fashion show…you are so legit! :) LOVE the crimped hair too…that must have taken forevvvvver.

  2. The Seeker
    Oct 30, 2009 @ 14:04:17

    Wow, great photos and you look so beautiful, chic and elegant!!!
    Have a nice weekend


  3. greenjeans
    Oct 31, 2009 @ 02:25:28

    Cool, backstage with the models and designers…sweet jacket by the way. I like your ring too.

    Happy Halloween!

    ps. yeah, that’s my sister’s dog. coincidentally, she’s pregnant, so if you think she’s cute, she’s going to have even cuter puppies soon…want one?

  4. thebeautyfile
    Oct 31, 2009 @ 08:24:40

    Fabulous hair photos!! I love your blog!

  5. dapper kid
    Oct 31, 2009 @ 12:44:38

    You and Mel look absolutely fabulous!! Ooh this looks like so much fun, and I am seriously in awe of the crimped hair, it looks amazing. Hope you’re having a super fun Halloween :)

  6. chery
    Oct 31, 2009 @ 17:59:23

    becs! love this post. can’t believe i was there and got to hang out with you guys! (: definite thumbs up to the cutout dress<3333 and the socks.

    keep in touch for sure!

  7. Raez
    Nov 01, 2009 @ 17:26:26

    you girls are the next olsens;) you both look fabbbbb. and loving the crimped hair too, wish i could pull that off!

    xx raez

  8. catherine
    Nov 01, 2009 @ 17:54:32

    You two look so incredibly chic – you guys should be the models!

  9. Clare
    Nov 01, 2009 @ 18:37:29

    Oh my gosh what fantastic photos! You are sooo cool! You guys seriously look like models yourselves! Why didn’t they hire ya’ll instead?!

  10. Kristin
    Nov 01, 2009 @ 22:50:13

    Wow, you all look incredible. Not that I’m surprised. When don’t you look fab?

  11. nora
    Nov 02, 2009 @ 01:57:00

    woohoo i love the photos you took. im going to steal the photo of us and put it on my blog :D

    i wish i got to hang out with you all more, but i went to the front to snap photos from runway, haha.

  12. Neekoh
    Nov 02, 2009 @ 13:24:11

    YES to the socks with sandals!
    I’m bummed we didn’t get to hang out much, but I do hope we can meet up sometime soon for some blogger bonding.
    Thanks again for being so awesome and recommending me :D

  13. Taylor
    Nov 02, 2009 @ 13:45:45

    Amazing photos!!

  14. savvy gal
    Nov 02, 2009 @ 14:12:52

    thanks for sharing these chic pictures. you look absolutely gorgeous. wish i could be there too. : )

  15. Fashion CHALET
    Nov 02, 2009 @ 16:17:46

    I really love the long gray dress. Have been wanting one just like it foreverrrr! :)

    Gorgeous, Glam and Sophisticated. You’re Team INFLUENCE!! :)


  16. Jillian
    Nov 02, 2009 @ 19:36:55

    I am sorry I can NOT get over how amazing you look in that long grey dress! I mean pure glam!
    <3 u

  17. thesydneygirl
    Nov 02, 2009 @ 19:42:05

    W O W?! becs… these piccies are amazing~ especially the one with you and your gorgeous sis! i just adore both of your outfits. the poppin red and the elegant long dress!
    thanks for sharing with us! love that girl from big bang theory!
    hope you have a lovely week ahead! <3

  18. thesydneygirl
    Nov 02, 2009 @ 19:47:02

    p.s. i’ve done a makeup tutorial but i’m very new to the video blogging thing – so i’ll edit it and hopefully it will turn out okay :)

  19. Mads
    Nov 02, 2009 @ 22:43:04

    Love the gray+black outfit! the jacket is fab.. I also want the neon green printed tank worn by the model, so cute!

  20. HoneyBunny
    Nov 03, 2009 @ 07:12:02

    Wow, lucky you!:) And you look so so stunning..that dress is purely amazing<33

    Did you by any chance get that jacket by bb dakota? I don't know what else to do as that woman who wanted me to organize it is not responding to my emails:((

  21. Tink
    Nov 03, 2009 @ 08:02:42

    Oh your grey maxi is fab:) You look so damn good!

  22. thischicksgotstyle
    Nov 03, 2009 @ 16:14:36

    Wowwww you look stunning!!
    That long dress looks so good!

  23. hauteworld
    Nov 04, 2009 @ 14:44:44

    Gorgeous dress! I love the entire combo you’re wearing, especially the leather jacket and the belt. Looks like a fab event. I really like the braided headgear the models are wearing!

  24. Ilanka
    Nov 05, 2009 @ 00:58:18

    I love it! The sequin hot pants are amazing.
    You look great!
    X, fashion-nerdic.

  25. Ilanka
    Nov 05, 2009 @ 01:00:24

    I posted my comment at the wrong post.
    Anyhow, you look awesome here too. Love the maxidress and the accessoires.
    And it must be fabulous to go to a fashionshow!

  26. Gisela
    Nov 05, 2009 @ 12:04:54

    loove the long dress wiht the biker jacket and the slouch bag! so MK!!
    so effortless! ps: come join our very first contests! would love to hear what you have to say!

  27. MidnightsSun
    Nov 08, 2009 @ 00:46:35

    lucky you! looooove your outfit, so chic!

  28. Sylvia
    Nov 12, 2009 @ 23:51:49

    You and Becs looks so pretty in this pic, great outfits. I’m so jealous you gals get to go to the shows…i wish i could go..darn.

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