The Designer of the Week is Michael Ball. He is the owner and head designer for Rock & Republic, a collection defined by denim reinvented with a modern edge and feel inspired by rock and music. You can locate many of his designs at Bloomingdales, Barneys New York, and Bergdorf Goodman; or go directly to http://www.rockandrepublic.com/. The brand has expanded with a full ready-to-wear collection, as well as beauty, eye wear, handbags, maternity, and shoe lines, and has plans for its' first three freestanding stores in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and New York.
I chose the outfit above from his 2009 Spring Collection that he launched at Fashion Week New York. To duplicate this outfit go to http://www.hottopic.com/ to find a pair of white skinny jeans by Tripp for only $39, http://www.forever21.com/ for the Fab Basic Cami (every woman's closet essential in more than 10 colors) that is priced at an amazing $2.50, http://www.wilsonsleather.com/ to find none other than Sean John's fitted baseball jacket with a full-zip front and stand-up collar for only $79.99, and http://www.shoeocean.com/ for the Anne Michelle Envy-21 women sandal with a incredible 5" heel and a 1.5" platform for $19.99. You can duplicate this amazingly sexy outfit for under a whopping $150.oo!!!!!!!!!!!!! OMG! :)