Surely the past two years have been a lesson to even the hottest of designers: women spend on accessories and outerwear. While we have a soft spot for handbags and a bold statement 5-inch heel we can barely teeter in, the latter category of ready-to-wear is a particularly smart investment. Taken care of, coats can [...]
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Paris fashion week est arrivée! Be ready for a week plus of style drama and of course French chic. Here’s some #PFW peeks from around the Web.
For long-time fans of Diane von Furstenberg’s famous ’70s wrap dresses, get ready for a comeback – well, at least of the fun and graphic prints. The woman has been going 40 years strong in the fashion biz, no small feat and as CFDA president too. Available starting today at DVF stores worldwide and via [...]
And on the seventh day, fashion kept on going. We’re rounding the bend here and there’s stellar shows on the docket starting with Rachel Roy and Vera Wang in the AM. Keep checking back for more photo updates.
We’re on the backside of the mountain that can be NYFW. Nerves are frazzled and the feeling of a full night’s shut eye is all but a distant memory. At least there’s fabulous clothes and parties as salve. Take a look at Day 6.
From Alex Wang to Prabal Gurung there were great shows from exciting NYC talent today. Take a look at the behind-the-runway shots here.
Australia may have opposite seasons than NYC environs, but regardless the weather, we’ve spotted a burgeoning group of young designers who’ve nailed down a certain chic way of everyday dressing. Salita Matthews tried a stint in NYC with her line but it wasn’t until she moved back to her home country that her feminine designs [...]
It’s already day 2 of Copenhagen Fashion Week and things have gotten off to a strong start. While the event isn’t necessarily known for making trends, we have increasingly leaned towards Scandinavian brands for that blend of wearability and price-versus-quality buy. For Fall 2011, there was plenty of black pieces as always, but it seems [...]
In case your mind is already skipping over to Spring 2011 (or for ambitious types Fall 2011), there are still several months of fall/winter to go. As such, it was a mellow Friday morning when we revisited London-based Lina Osterman’s Fall 2010 collection. We last checked out her collection at London’s Fringe catwalk for Spring [...]
Having honed her design chops in the studios of Hussein Chalayan, Vivienne Westwood and then Peter Som, Nicole Kwon struck out on her own with her debut Fall 2010 collection for NKWON. The modern aesthetic that plays with silhouette as much as it does the illusion of proportion, the South Korea native and NYC transplant [...]