Thakoon Panichgul went for a very tongue-in-cheek mash-up for spring. After serving up Versailles by way of a Kenyan tribal plaid for Fall ’11, Thakoon delivered a skewed version of ‘Cowboys and Indians’.
Driven by lights in the big city, and a “fast woman”, hair was wet and stringy with the ultimate in sophistication. Prepping hair with Redken’s Full Frame 07 All-Over Volumizing Mousse, Guido Palau coated locks from roots to ends before creating a messy center part and rough-drying.
Sportswear is already proving to be a predominant trend in New York this season, so should it be any wonder that it be Alexander Wang to shell out the definitive collection in the matter? This season, he took athleticism and took it from an abstraction and created a clear vision.
Joseph Altuzarra’s show moved fast. Kinetics is what seemed to be most at play. Working with a tropic Hawaiian print on white and black leather, it was a techno-fabric urban jungle explosion, but a calculated one.
Ford Model’s Kate King, Simone Cavalho, Karmen Pedaru, and Hanne Gaby are seen backstage at the Pier 94 in Manhattan for Alexander Wang S/S 2012. Lara Mullen, Cora, and Julia Nobis also featured in this show.
Colors inspired by pop art make even classic knits and polos a bit twisted. Iconic, American shapes are updated in contemporary fabrics and execution for a modern interpretation of prep.
Richard Chai Love Spring 2012 Collection was one to talk about… For the amazing in your face, yet sedated, beauty. Slamming color in your face, James Kaliardos for MAC Cosmetics, created a “Japanese Harajuku girl meets Venice Beach girl” look to balance the “explosion of color and texture” of the collection. And let me tell you, it worked.
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week 2012 is off and running and the key makeup artists have not disappointed. We have seen everything from blue and purple matte lips to gorgeous ethereal fairy tale looks.
With all the amazing colors and shapes walking down BCBG’s runway they needed to go with a stunning, yet understated look. Maybelline artist Charlotte Willer gave the models a stunning fresh, clean look.
Which model makes the most money for their fashion industry clients? Is it waif-like Kate Moss? How about the more regular sized Crystal Renn? Or is it perhaps a curvy celebrity like Kim Kardashian?
New York Fashion Week’s favorite British exports – Marcus Wainwright and David Neville of Rag & Bone – are riding high on the sportswear trend that’s ringing true with the New York set.
From shooting test polaroids of young models to becoming one of the most known names in the fashion photography world. Mariano Vivanco sits down with us to discuss inspiration, motivation, and his career as a photographer.
The live window revue at Berdorf Goodman’s Fashion Night Out celebrations were enjoyed by thousands in a crowd at least five deep rushing the corner of Fifty-eighth Street and Fifth Avenue.
Last night the annual Vogues Fashion Night Out took place and Vivienne Westwood celebrated in style.
Online Retailer Fashion Union is quick to translate Dior’s latest lines in high fashion footwear into affordable and wearable designs for the trend savvy cyber space shopper.
Jason Wu is a cool kid trapped in a would-be couturier’s body – at least that’s what his latest collection seemed to signal. He’s also a ravenous aesthete. He is an artist who is inspired by other artists and is not afraid to acknowledge it.
If you’re familiar with American Apparel ad campaigns, you can probably call to mind familiar images of scantily clad models, salacious poses, and oh-so-hip clothes. What probably doesn’t come to mind is “plus-sized.”
Headquartered at Lincoln Center, home of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, the M-Class Fashion Ranger SUV is patrolling Manhattan and carrying out fashion expeditions such as a search for best gazelle like legs, the wildest shoes, Alpha editor sightings, an animal print rescue, and a hunt for the five fiercest handbags.
Now that Fashion Week has been settled in its uptown home for several seasons, chic uptown restaurants are buzzing with fashionistas grabbing a bite – and resting from those heels!
Sean & Seng photographs Carola Remer for the Fall 2011 issue of Pop, styled by Tamara Rothstein.
Ben Trovato Blog has grown from being a hidden pearl in the ocean of visual inspiration, to a well respected online fashion publication.
Evenings is a one man recording artist, consisting of Nathan Broaddus from Charlottesville, VA. His single, ‘Babe,’ is the perfect way to sit down and separate yourself from a long day at the office, a dragging school lesson or whatever has been causing chaos in your life recently.
Fashion’s Night Out, the fashion industry’s biggest celebration of its kind, is back for a third year proving that three is a charm! On Thursday, September 8, shoppers who don’t find themselves near a Macy’s Fashion’s Night Out location at 6:00pm EST won’t have to miss out on the festivities, as for the first time ever, a special two-hour web event will coming to you live from Macy’s Herald Square, New York.
Incase debuts its latest collaboration with Ace Hotel, releasing a capsule collection of travel and technology accessories for Fall 2011. Inspired by classic flight jackets, the five-piece collection includes a Duffel Bag, Shoulder Bag, 15” Sleeve, Portfolio for iPad 2 and Snap Case for iPhone 4.
Bromfield, who was vocally trained by Winehouse since the age of ten, could offer a unique look into the life and creativity of the late songstress, her one on one experiences allowing a more intimate perspective than perhaps any other artist could.