Tag Archives: New York

LETS HEAR IT FOR THE BOYS! NYMD, PART I

Before they had their own Fashion Week, there was New York Men’s Day, a full day to OD on all things menswear.  Put together, somehow, by the good Fashionistas at Agentry PR, it groups together designers  for morning and afternoon … Continue reading

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CARMEN MARC VALVO SPRING/SUMMER 2016

THE BEAUTY OF THE BUTTERFLY KOI BROUGHT TO THE RUNWAY “The artistry of the zen garden, minimal and austere, with bold strokes of color and form, with lacquered hair.” So begins the inspiration statement of the legendary designer, Carmen Marc … Continue reading

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SON JUNG WAN SPRING/SUMMER 2016

BRINGING THE BEAUTY OF NATURE TO THE NEW YORK RUNWAY Season after season, Son Jung Wan brings something extra to the runways of New York Fashion Week. I think it’s the sense of gentleness that emanates from her and from … Continue reading

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LIBERTINE SPRING/SUMMER 2016

FINDING BEAUTY IN THE FABULOUSLY CRAZY Johnson Hartig is, in my opinion, one of the most creative designers and the most fun designer populating the runway today. For his perfectly-named line, Libertine, he takes what conventional wisdom would call “vintage” … Continue reading

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BERENIK SPRING/SUMMER 2016

GRAPHIC FASHION WITHOUT BORDERS Pier 59 has long been the runway home for the, let’s say, less mainstream designers. So, Veronika Brusa’s Berenik line fit right in. It was just the right space for these super-modern designs. The Swiss designer … Continue reading

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STELLA NOLASCO SPRING/SUMMER 2016

POETRY IN MOTION It’s only her second showing at New York Fashion Week, but Stella Nolasco upped the glamour quotient exponentially The Puerto Rican designer was inspired by her favorite poet, Jose de Diego for this collection, which she called … Continue reading

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LELA ROSE SPRING/SUMMER 2016

BRINGING ROMANCE TO THE RUNWAY The first thing you notice when you walk into the room is the flowers, on the seats, hanging from the ceiling, flowers everywhere, and a bright, pink glow. Yes, flowers are the international symbol for … Continue reading

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