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Death by Olsen: Dispatch from Fashion Week

When Nerissa Pacio Itchon and I became friends in college, we were something of an odd couple, style-wise. I was curvy, Jewish-looking and curly-haired, and my fashion choices might have been described as skater-raver-grunge, though I neither skated nor raved. Nerissa was skinny, Filipina and, miraculously, seemed to get her hair cut in a different style every week without ever losing any length. At first I mistook her for a sorority girl (the enemy!), although her look had hip-hop accents—and s

Meet the Media

Meet Nerissa Pacio Itchon, a San Francisco-based fashion journalist whose award-winning work has been published in the Los Angeles Times, L.A. Weekly, Women’s Wear Daily, Detour magazine and the San Jose Mercury News. Nerissa is the author of the blog NerissasNotebook.com.

What’s your top story/post for today?

It’s a toss-up between the dramatic details of the capture and killing of Bin Laden and the departure of Hannah MacGibbon as creative director from Chloé. (My varied range of RSS fee

San Francisco Fashionista Loves Candy

Where does a style expert find her perfect wedding dress? For fashion journalist Nerissa Pacio Itchon, Amy Kuschel had the perfect dress for her. I had the pleasure of working with Nerissa, a freelance style writer for the San Francisco Chronicle and her own blog, Nerissa's Notebook. Her gown choice captured her great sense of style. On January 16th, 2010, Nerissa married Edric wearing "Candy" paired with the "Lace Embellished Sash". We were absolutely thrilled to see the photographs of their sp

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