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SAY IT OUT LOUD WITH FASHION THIS SPRING

Subtle statements and quiet tones are not the thing this season. With everything going on politically, there’s never been a better time to state your opinion - on the streets and on your sleeve. This spring, designers have taken cues from the global state of affairs and churned out spring collections that feature amped up graphics,…

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK MEN’S FW17 – GET THE SCHEDULE!

New York Fashion Week: Men's is back to kick off the city's fashion scheduling! The short and sweet event will take place from January 30th to February 2nd and will feature a host of seasoned menswear designers including Joseph Abboud, John Varvatos, BOSS and Raf Simons, who will show his namesake label in the big apple for…

THE GENDER QUEERING OF FASHION

From Jaden Smith's skirt sporting Louis Vuitton advertising campaign, to Ungendered, Zara's unisex clothing line, a blur in the definitions of genders has become apparent in fashion, reflecting its current trend in mainstream media. I Am Jazz is a reality show on TLC about trans woman Jazz Jennings. MTV's Faking It discusses the stigma around bisexuality and features an intersex character.…

ELECTION ON THE RUNWAY: THE INTERSECTION OF POLITICS AND FASHION

With the November Presidential election rapidly approaching, it is no wonder that the Spring/Summer ‘17 shows at New York Fashion Week were brimming with political messages this past week. Most notably were the feminist inspirations at Prabal Gurung, Pyer Moss’ Wall Street critique, and Opening Ceremony’s faux pageant that included all sorts of political discussion.…

ALEXANDER WANG – NEW YORK – SPRING/SUMMER 2017 – FASHION SHOW + AFTER PARTY

Business went super casual at Alexander Wang Spring/Summer ’17 on Saturday, September 10th at New York Fashion Week. As front row guests, Madonna, Lourdes Leon, Kylie Jenner, Tyga, Skrillex, and Pamela Anderson looked on, the designer showed beachy silhouettes, such as bikinis and board shorts, in fabrics more typically found during a conference call. Referring to…

HOOD BY AIR – NEW YORK – SPRING/SUMMER 2017 – FASHION SHOW

From vaseline-slicked hair to a PornHub sponsorship, Hood by Air's runway show, which presented on September 11th at New York Fashion Week, was anything but expected. Combining sex, business, and athletic inspiration normally would sound like a trainwreck. But it was a piece of art for designer Shayne Oliver. The button up oxfords were asymmetrical, cut…

JASON WU – NEW YORK – SPRING/SUMMER 2017 – FASHION SHOW

At New York Fashion Week on September 9th, Jason Wu delivered a collection that proved his head was still in the game during his Hugo Boss stint. The airy looks brought the fun and brightness back to Spring/Summer, with serious fashion taking the back burner. Set in a glitz office atmosphere, the show combined cheerful florals with a revved-up…

JEREMY SCOTT – NEW YORK – SPRING/SUMMER 2017 – FASHION SHOW

Sex. Sequins. Slime. And... toothpaste? Jeremy Scott's Spring/Summer 2017 show at New York Fashion Week on September 12th had all of the above. Based on the club kid night life of the city in the '80s, Scott sent down a troop of the glitz, strange, and pornographic in an attempt to make this metropolis a little…

JILL STUART – NEW YORK – SPRING/SUMMER 2017 – FASHION SHOW

The Jill Stuart Spring/Summer 2017 runway show, presented on September 10th as part of New York Fashion Week, was a twirl of flowing and soft fabrics in tones not expected for Spring. Instead of the typical baby pinks or pale yellows, Stuart opted for richer versions of these colors with olives, metallics, teals, muted coral, and…

VFILES – NEW YORK – SPRING/SUMMER 2017 – FASHION SHOW

VFILES opened New York Fashion Week for a seventh year last Wednesday night. It featured five collections: Ground Zero, Rushemy Botter, Sanchez-Kane, Song Seoyoon, and Alessandro Trincone. Each were discovered through the VFILES site, which aims to connect young creatives globally. Local metal band Unlocking the Truth opened while dance crew, Waffle NYC, performed. Along with…

RIHANNA UNVEILS LATEST FENTY X PUMA COLLECTION IN NYC

Last night, on September 6th, Rihanna and Puma unveiled her latest Fenty collection and campaign. The superstar, who is creative director of the streetwear brand, made special appearances at Bergdorf Goodman and SIX:02 pop-up shop in NYC to mark the occasion. Fans waited in droves at a chance to glimpse the Riri and the clothes…

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK SS17 – GET THE SCHEDULE!

It's that time of year again - New York Fashion Week! The spring/summer 2017 collections will be shown from Wednesday, September 7th, to Thursday, September 15th, and it's a crazy, packed schedule. We can't wait to see who incorporates the see-now-buy-now trend into their shows and presentations and to see the collections of some of our…

ADAM SELMAN – NEW YORK – FALL/WINTER 2016 FASHION SHOW

The whole nation is obsessed with “Making a Murderer,” and Adam Selman is no exception. On February 11th at Milk Studios, the young designer and self confessed “true-crime fanatic” sent a collection down the runway that was inspired by the Netflix documentary series and the sensationalism that surrounds the goriest misdeeds. With its navy and black palette,…

ALEXANDER WANG – NEW YORK – FALL/WINTER 2016 FASHION SHOW

Stoner babes and It-girls everywhere are going to be jonesing for Alexander Wang’s FW16 collection. On Saturday, February 13th, the designer held his fashion show at Saint Bartholomew’s, an ornate Byzantine-style church on Park Avenue. Despite the godly setting and some school-girl uniform vibes, the garments that Wang showcased on the runway were definitely unholy.…

THE BLONDS – NEW YORK – FALL/WINTER 2016 FASHION SHOW

For fall 2016, The Blonds runway, set on February 17 at Milk Studios, carried it's usual aggressive glitz and glam, with a focus on girly pink hues, sparkly details, and fishnet stockings. Designer Phillipe Blond and creative director David Blond, created looks that were completed with pink wigs, black chokers, and lots of glitz. Off the shoulder, oversize…

BRANDON MAXWELL – NEW YORK – FALL/WINTER 2016 FASHION SHOW

While most designers seem eager to dress the most current Instagram stars in the fastest fashion, Brandon Maxwell is bringing classics back to ready-to-wear.  On Tuesday, February 16, only a day after dressing Lady Gaga at The Grammys, he and the pop provocateur dashed to New York just in time to show his second collection at…

CHRISTIAN SIRIANO – NEW YORK – FALL/WINTER 2016 FASHION SHOW

Christian Siriano, recently interviewed by The Untitled Magazine's Indira Cesarine for Fashion One TV, held a February 13th fashion show that was inspired by American artist Sheila Hicks’s yarn and knit-based works and the influence is clear. Located at Artbeam Studios on West 21st Street, Siriano surprised with knits creatively developed in a structured way, yet holding on to his elegant touch. Chunky…

DIANE VON FURSTENBERG – NEW YORK – FALL/WINTER 2016 FASHION EVENT

On Valentines Day 2016, Diane von Furstenberg put a stake through the heart of the traditional fashion show. Furstenberg who is also the president of the CFDA, ditched the runway in favor of a star-powered presentation party at her company headquarters in the meatpacking district. On the ground floor, models in casual looks of printed separates, flouncy blouses and…

GEORGINE – NEW YORK – FALL/WINTER 2016 FASHION SHOW

The GEORGINE fall/winter collection debuted at The Gallery at Skylight Lincoln Center on February 16. Inspired by the work of The Brother Grimm, the collection highlighted the struggle between the good and evil found in fairytales while re-imagining the traditional princesses, heroes, and villains. Designer Georgine Ratelband, questioned, "What would Cinderella wear to a ball…

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