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9/10/2013
The Jenny Packham spring 2014 runway show had a vintage, '70s vibe. As The Beatles' Here Comes the Sun blared from the speakers, models with huge brushed-out curls and dewy makeup glided down the runway. The designer's signature effortlessly glam style was shown in tiered dresses, soft pleats, and plenty of sparkly embellishments. A palette of chartreuse, dusty blue, peachy... More
9/10/2013
Jason Wu hit New York Fashion Week with a softer side this year. He did away with the power suits of his recent past and focused instead on fluid forms, unstructured safari-type suits with flap pockets, and lingerie-inspired looks. To match his more romantic clothing, makeup artist Diane Kendal for Lancome created a sophisticated shimmering face. Kendal chose glittering gold and bronze... More
9/10/2013
    For her spring 2014 collection, African-born designer Sophie Nzinga Sy was inspired by ornate delicacy and the velvet texture of roses. The Sophie Zinga collection was presented at the Hotel London NYC in an intimate setting with a gorgeous Central Park South backdrop at sunset. Her third New York Fashion Week collection included 11 ladylike pieces in the form of cocktail dresses... More
9/9/2013
Phillip Lim’s spring 2014 collection was inspired by geology—the earth and the rocks of which it is made. His inspiration played such a literal role in his show that elemental white rocks were strewn across the runway. The show started with a sheer, black organza jacket with geode-inspired embroidery. The same geode swirl was seen throughout Lim’s collection on tops, skirts,... More
9/9/2013
This afternoon we had a chance to catch the Czar by Cesar Galindo spring 2014 presentation at Box at the Lincoln Center tents. His entire New York Fashion Week collection had an air of sporty elegance—from models poised on bicycles to the track shorts done in bold prints and light, flowy fabrics. Thrown into the mix were pleated dresses with fluid silhouettes, a blue-hue printed, hooded... More
9/9/2013
Big things are happening at Target come Halloween. And by big, we mean that the popular discount store is teaming up with former Project Runway contestant Chris March for an exclusive line of Halloween wigs dubbed "Big Fun." The collection will hit stores September 15 and features larger-than-life foam wigs, all under $20, inspired by March’s costume design experience. The... More
9/9/2013
Pack up your tank tops, shorts and maxi dresses. Sorry to burst your bubble folks, but your summer wardrobe is so yesterday. The focus now is all about the fall and where better to see what’s hot for autumn than New York City’s Fashion Week where all of the top designers such as BCBG Max Azria, Tory Burch, Nicole Miller, and Michael Kors have gathered in one place to show you what... More
9/9/2013
  The Mathieu Mirano spring 2014 collection evoked a sophisticated sex appeal with corsets, bustiers, and harnesses. The presentation was packed with viewers eager to get a closer look at each piece. The lingerie-inspired looks went from romantic white laminated lace to sultry black python. Some of our favorite pieces include a metallic gilded feather- and rose-embroidered gown, a white... More
9/9/2013
Detroit-born designer Tracy Reese brought her feminine flair to the runways Sunday. Reese, whose well-heeled clients include First Lady Michelle Obama, told Glamour her inspiration for spring 2014 collection came from “the energy and spirit of Afro-Cuban cultures, and you can see this influence translated within the bold prints and unique textures used throughout the... More
9/9/2013
The mantra at Diane Von Furstenberg’s spring 2014 show was “be your own oasis.” The collection was all about empowering the DVF woman and having fun with not only yourself, but also with fashion. This dance-worthy show had models walking to the beat of Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” and Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky”—and included an all-star... More