Vodafone Fashion Week London: Juan Carlos Obando – Autumn|Winter 2013

Obviously, I have been missing something here by not knowing about Juan Carlos Obando. Having just shown a capsule collection in London, he demonstrates a fresh and much needed injection of chic to a world of sameness. Mr. Obando has a particular take on evening wear that is very slick yet relaxed and polished in…

Vodafone Fashion Week London: Jasper Conran – Autumn|Winter 2013

What a refreshing change after the NY collections! Mr. Conran takes a much needed less is more approach for a good part of the collection and it is a welcomed sight to say the least. His vision for Autumn|Winter 2013 is certainly not one of the dead and dreary black collections already shown, but here we are…

Vodafone Fashion Week London: Temperley London – Autumn|Winter 2013

Alice Temperley delivered an exquisite collection of beautifully made dresses that will keep her clients and the very Duchess of Cambridge very happy. Kate will have delivered her heir and will be more than ready to jump into any number of these stunners as soon as possible. As I have stated, time after time, there is…

An Overview of Autumn|Winter 2013 at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week NYC

Once again, it was an interesting Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City. For seven days, editors, bloggers, and press engrossed themselves in fashion presentations to view the Autumn|Winter 2013 collections. These collections were a stunning array of vibrant colors, including grape, plum, royal blue, and of course, Pantone’s color of the year- emerald. Below,…

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week NYC: Reem Acra – Autumn|Winter 2013

If there is someone on a mission in the industry, it’s Ms. Reem Acra. And she’s not doing it secretly either. Initially having started in the bridal category, Ms. Acra stepped over the boundary and into ready-to-wear with a forward and upward motion. It’s a crossover story that continues to gain momentum. Her Autumn|Winter 2013 collection…

Runway Spotlight: Leather Gloves, Bows & Tiered Neck Embellishments

The New York City version of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week has debuted in full force, giving autumn|winter 2013 its style and the ladies of society their future wardrobe. Below, are looks from various designers that graced the runways with similarities, yet still with their own distinction.     Runway Spotlight: Leather Gloves Of Every Length  Rolando Santana | Prabal…

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week NYC: Dennis Basso – Autumn|Winter 2013

If one was to browse through the collections of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week NYC and identify the most common trait, it would be difficult to not mention the word fur. For Autumn|Winter 2012, the recession’s possible ending and that happiness and hope were abound was clearly visible due to the unstoppable use of metallics and iridescent beadwork….

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week NYC: Naeem Khan – Autumn|Winter 2013

It blazed, blinged, and resiliently danced. If one thing is certain, it’s that Mr. Naeem Khan loves to shine. Figuratively and literally. Abundantly encrusted in crystals, the collection of Modern Opulence: From the Illustrations of the 1920s Erté to the Grandeur of the Byzantine Empire was an expedition, a backward travel into history. It was an assortment…

Runway Spotlight: Navy Blue Coats, Red Belted Silhouettes & Fur

The New York City version of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week has debuted in full force, giving autumn|winter 2013 its style and the ladies of society their future wardrobe. Below, are looks from various designers that graced the runways with similarities, yet still with their own distinction.     Runway Spotlight: Navy Blue Coats Dennis Basso |…