STYLE SERIES: ILLUSTRATED

Illustrated is a collaboration between Burning Torch and a few of our favorite stylists, editors and bloggers who were invited to curate a head to toe look from our current collection. The looks were brought to life by famed fashion illustrator Samantha Hahn.

About Samantha Hahn:

Samantha Hahn is a NY based illustrator and blogger. Some of her previous clients include: Daily Candy, Refinery 29, The Hatch Collection, Decor8, Shutterfly, Tiffany's, Johnson & Johnson, Victoria's Secret, Vecco and Sakura Bloom. With a BFA in illustration from Syracuse University and MA in art education from Columbia University, her work has been featured in numerous art and design books including Decorate Notebook by Holly Becker, Dawber's The Great Big Book of Fashion Illustration, and Illustration File (Japan). Some of her recent work was featured in Conde Nast Traveller, Glamour , Marie Claire, The Chicago Tribune, and Surface magazine. Samantha's first solo book is coming out with Chronicle Books in fall 2013.

Stylist Curation with Rebecca Resnick

Pheasant Faux Fur and Texture Grid Dress

"I love the mix of prints, texture, and pattern for fall. I used a shear and sexy print dress from Burning torch and layered a heather gray ribbed tee under. I topped it off with a divine fur knee length jacket to add just the right chic and sophistication to my boho dress. For accessories I paired this look with suede fringe booties". Rebecca Resnick, a well respected fashion and accessories editor for ten years at magazine's including Vogue, Teen Vogue, and Harper's Bazaar. Some of her clients include Twilight's Nikki Reed, VS Supermodels' Marisa Miller, Adriana Lima, Selita Ebanks, Karolina Kurkova and Miranda Kerr as well as Mariska Hargitay, Pete Wentz, Lindsay Lohan and many others. Her corporate roster includes Armani Exchange, Bloomingdale's, and Frederic Fekkai.



Texture Grid Dress, style 3601

Atmosphere Top, style 70737

Pheasant Faux Fur Jacket, style 20244

Stylist Curation with Caley Lawson

“My look is about pairing casual and dressy separates to create an effortlessly chic look that can go from day to night. I love mixing different fabrics and textures to add an edgy element” stylist, Caley Lawson. Caley Lawson styles Jessica Lowndes and Skylar Grey. She also assists Elizabeth Saltzman, who styles Gwyneth Paltrow and many others.

Asphalt Jacket, style 20224

Heirloom Tank, style 70618

Black Coral sequin skirt, style 6664

Stylist Curation with Jessica Paster

Bauhaus jumper, Shattered glass vest and Etched Night scarf

“I love this look because its cool while being effortless. I just love the casualness of jumpsuits and by putting this look with a HOT pair of shoes just helps to elevate the coolness of this look and transition it from day to night” Jessica Paster, stylist. Jessica Paster has been a celebrity stylist for 15 years. She does everything from editorial, celebrity, advertising, red carpet, and is also the chief stylist for the online website www.justfab.com. Jessica has dressed Cate Blanchett, Uma Therman, Dakota Fanning, Marcia Cross, Emily Blunt.

Bauhaus Jumper, style 3556

Shattered Glass Vest, style 70713
Available for purchase by visiting the Burning Torch online boutique.

Etched Night scarf, style 9171

Stylist Curation with Sean Knight

Stripe Tank with Bauhaus silk pant

“I love this stripe tank because the bright pop of color instantly livens up a drab outfit. I chose to go all out and have fun with a combination of animal textures and patterns, a fun coordinating bright orange bag, and an over-all swinging 60s tone.” Sean Knight, stylist. Sean Knight currently styles Rose McGowan, and has assisted Elizabeth Stewart.

Stripes Tank, style 40238
Bauhaus Pant, style 1875

Stylist Curation with Nicolas Bru

Estate Pod Dress and Up-Cycled Cashmere Cardigan

“I liked the juxtaposition of the beaded silk dress and recycled cardigan. It makes the outfit more versatile and can be worn any season with fun accessories. Here it’s a 70′s nod with the hat and bangles.” Nicolas Bru, stylist

Estate pod dress, style 70629
Available for purchase by visiting the Burning Torch online boutique.

Up Cycled Cashmere Cardigan, style 20207