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  • Shape, structure, and pattern play, oh yes! Vera Wang Fall 2013 Runway Trends


    Vera Wang Fall 2013 Runway Review: Vera Wang took took the fabric mixing and print play to a new level of elegance for her Fall 2013 showcase at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York utilizing luxe textures and supersize, colorful jacquards for a look that was supremely modern and tasteful for the black tie dressing women out there.  Another big display in the line is the structure and extreme shape display. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Starting out with black and nude numbers in…

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  • Love to be bold? Try an eye-popping showcase of color, shimmer, shine, and holograms: Milly by Michelle Smith Fall 2013 Runway Trends


    Milly by Michelle Smith Fall 2013 Runway Review: If you aren’t familiar with Milly by Michelle Smith then Fall 2013 is the perfect time to jump on her modern, brilliantly colored bandwagon!  The collection shown at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York is an eye-popping, yet totally wearable, showcase of shimmer, shine, and holograms in practical, easy to wear silhouettes – it’s the fabrics and glitz that give it all it’s WOW-factor. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS The updated sweatshirt has been…

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  • Czarina Chic: Ralph Lauren Collection Fall 2013 Fashion Show Photos

    Ralph Lauren Collection Fall 2013 Look 54

    Ralph Lauren Collection Fall 2013 Key Styling: Russia meets Ralph with a romantic spin on czarina chic. Russian Navy shirts, sailor button pants, and embroidered caps for day. Pair a furry Cossak hat with frills for evening and you’ve got Doctor Zhivago meets Anna Karenina with non-stagey Ralph Lauren flair. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS >>MORE: Ralph Lauren >> CLICK to peek at Ralph Lauren Collection in store now… Ralph Lauren Collection    >> Photo gallery of Ralph Lauren Collection Fall 2013 Runway Collection: [nggallery id=233]   Photos: Ralph…

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  • Details are in the fit: Nanette Lepore Fall 2013 Runway Trends


    Nanette Lepore Fall 2013 Runway Review: Nanette Lepore gets a bit more moody and rich, rather than pop-art bright as previous seasons, for her Fall 2013 collection at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York.  Blacks and army green have the most display, along with hits of teal in a fresh ikat/camo print, and cranberry in the digital floral prints, along with a touch of deep grape seen in the leathers.  Considering the flashy and bright hologram-esque shoes and handbags, maybe the…

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  • Have you been following our NYFW Street Style & Runway Trends? Here’s some highlights, so far…

    NYFW Street Style & Runway Trends Mashup- Fall 2013

    Whoosh… how are your feet holding up in those heels? Even following fashion show coverage virtually from home can get overwhelming. (Wink, wink). So, we want to help you catch up with us. Here, we present an almost done wrap up of FocusOnStyle coverage on Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York! From the runway to the show-goer scene we’ve been tracking it all and there’s MORE to come… Who showed what this season? What are the trends to be…

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  • Mod girls, do you crave to be a jetsetter? Check out Michael Kors Fall 2013 Runway Trends


    Michael Kors Fall 2013 Runway Review: Michael Kors unleashes a bright, mod collection for his jetsetting girl at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York, balancing the ever-popular boxy, menswear shapes with super sexy, body con silhouettes – the best of both worlds.  Never shy of color, Kors really steps it up many notches with with a brilliant blue, safety orange, and ripe banana yellow to off-set the blacks and chunky heathered tweeds.  And let’s not dismiss the camoflauge and huge houndstooth printed furs –…

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  • The marriage of Boho and Classic, right this way: Rachel Zoe Fall 2013 Runway Trends


    Rachel Zoe Fall 2013 Runway Trends & Review: Classic, with a touch of bohemian, true sportswear is what Rachel Zoe delivers at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York in a warmer palette of nudes, camels, black, gold, creamy white (a color that keeps popping up for Fall 2013), and soft grey.  Every model is like a mini Zoe herself as she designs for herself so you know it’s going to have integrity and never waver.  Luxe fabrics, impeccable fits, glam jewelry,…

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  • For those who seek the perfection of elegance: Chado Ralph Rucci Fall 2013

    Chado Ralph Rucci fw13

    Chado Ralph Rucci Fall 2013 Runway Trends & Review:  The collection always comes as a palette cleanse from the ohh-la-la of New York Fashion Week with its homage to the purest state to the attention of detail, meticulous construction, and timeless silhouettes that flatters a woman of every age. This season’s collection by dollops of rich violet best demonstrated in what first appears as a black cashmere turtleneck worn with a Duchesse satin skirt, pictured above, yet in those two perfect pieces of truly…

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  • Ornmentation Express! Custo Barcelona Fall 2013 Runway Trends

    Custo Barcelona fall 2013

    Embellishment is king (as usual) at Custo Barcelona Fall 2013 , but this season it takes to another level for standout coats, rich textural mixes, and emphasis on bold shoulders, cuff and hems… yes, the small details that crate a huge impact. Menswear and womenswear together and both feature “patches” in a variety of ornamentation in architecturally rounded silhouettes. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS >>MORE: Custo Barcelona  What I liked the most, and the takeaway to add to your wardrobe, is the impact…

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  • Do you crave ageless style with clean lines, here you go… ICB by Prabal Gurung Fall 2013 Runway Review and Fashion Show Trends


    ICB by Prabal Gurung 2013 Runway Review: The ICB by Prabal Gurung line has finally made it stateside with it’s debut at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York.  With Gurung at the helm you certainly can’t go wrong and the collection is perfect for a wide range of women as long as modern minimalism and clean style are your taste.  Lots of black and grey, with injuections of a brilliant clear blue, blood red, and the occasional gigantic print.  The silhouettes are…

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  • Hey, sophisticated ladies, this one is for you: Carolina Herrera Fall 2013 Runway Trends


    Carolina Herrera Fall 2013 Runway Review: Not surprisingly, Carolina Herrera delivers a stunningly elegant collection of eveningwear and seperates at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York.  The silhouettes could not get more refined and figure flattering, and the colors rang true of a rich and luxurious Fall.  The sophisticated woman desires the silk charmueses, velvets, furs, tweeds and intentionally placed embellishments that Herrera is known for, and this Fall collection provides the best dressing possible.  >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Bow details and waist cinching…

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  • Prints Please! – Fashion Week Street Style & Runway Trend Report NYFW Fall 13


    Don’t say it – make your statement by wearing it!!  Prints and patterns have been seen on many Fall 2013 runways at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York, as well as on the showgoers.  Small, subtle, tonal, oversized, geometric, psychedelic, paired with solids, stripes, or complimentary patterns…anyway you like it, there’s a print for you.  Solids just look plain boring these days without one! — Alix Kivlin  >> MORE:  RUNWAY & STREET STYLE TRENDS and FASHION SHOWS, RUNWAY REVIEWS >> Here’s some fav pics from the recent runway…

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