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Archive | Fall / Winter 2012 – 2013

Fashion shows and runway reviews from Fall / Winter 2012

  • Nicholas K Fall 2012 Runway Review & Photos


    Runway Review: Heritage prairie inspiration with a dose of edge– and some of the best outerwear around. Fall 2013 from Nicholas K. takes you to the wild west prairie days, roughed up with an ample amount of dark edginess to boot, and a dose of old-school 90’s heroin chic played up with goth-ish hair dye. Sometimes a bit frightening! But not too terrifying, because the fabrications were flowy, easily draped on the body, and layered under soft furs and supple leathers…

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  • BCBG Max Azria Fall 2012- Runway Review / Photos


    Season after season BCBG stays true to it’s many signatures with consistent color blocking and banding, fabric manipulation in the form of pleats and folding, luxe, draped fabrics and an array of neutrals punched up with panels of bright color. And while Fall 2012 didn’t steer far from that formula, it still had a delightful freshness about it! >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS The long skirts with sheer pleated panels and horizontal bands of color were major items of the collection….

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  • Ann-Sophie Back- Back F/W 2012 in Stockholm

    Back by Ann-Sophie Back

    Ann-Sophie Back’s latest outing for her secondary, more affordable Back by Ann-Sophie Back line that was recently shown during Stockholm Fashion Week saw the designer jettisoning her more urbane minded monochrome, dark-hued tendencies for something a little lighter. Working with a palette of gray, black & white, she used a shocking electric blue to lift the collection’s spirit while adding a vibrant counterpoint to her sporty looks. From romantic off-the-shoulder tops to cut-away jackets to re-worked sweatshirt dressing, there was…

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  • You’re ALL invited to the (fashion) show! Well, to watch 30 #NYFW runways live stream on Youtube


    Did you ever have the urge to see what it feels like to be front row at a New York Fashion Week show? Well, you don’t even need to be in the industry or pretend to be a VIB (Very Important Blogger), because fashion week is becoming democratic! Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week along with YouTube and Maybelline New York will live stream shows from Lincoln Center to fashion fans, industry peeps not able to schlep to the UWS, and surely copycat…

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  • Bonus Styling Tips this Season- The Best of Pre-Fall 2012 Part 2

    Balenciaga pre-Fall 2012

    Day two of our Pre-Fall roundup for 2012 has us continuing to scour the best collections out there to help you update your look immediately -why wait? Didn’t you love Day 1 of our Best of Pre-Fall styling tips? >>More: Runway Pictures & Shows Balenciaga- Taking his cue from the illustrated works of celebrated fashion artist Antonia Lopez and 80’s era French power dressing from the likes of Mugler & Montana, Nicolas Ghesquiere’s latest outing didn’t abandon his signature takes…

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  • Bonus Styling Points this Season- The Best of Pre-Fall 2012 Part 1

    No 21Pre-Fall 2012

    It’s only the last day of January yet we’ve had a tad too many shows to share with you over the past weeks… we know. And with that in mind we’ve condensed Pre-Fall 2012 to two posts of inspirational collections. Pre-Fall 2012, yes it’s too much! But look at it this way, we are currently phasing through mid-winter so use these collections to your advantage and work new ideas into your current look to stand-out. >>More: Runway Pictures & Shows…

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  • Top Trends from Paris Fall/Winter 2012 Menswear

    Dries Van Noten F/W 2012 Man

    Dries Van Noten While it’s true that menswear has only so much room to change each season, there was still a refreshing assortment of new ideas for Fall 2012 -here’s a look at some top trends that caught our eye in Paris. >>More Mens: Fashion Reviews & Runway Highlights Turtlenecks- Carven SHOP: MEN’S STYLE GUIDE TO EVERYDAY CHIC While the Carven man has always been a tad on the nerdy side i.e pocket protectors, practical winter-ready turtlenecks made a comeback…

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  • Best Men’s Coats From Paris Fall/Winter 2012

    Best Coats Lous Vuitton F/W 2012

    Louis Vuitton Just in time for the current season’s winter chill comes a bevy of inspirational finds from the best men’s shows from Paris for 2012 to take a cue from when looking for fresh outerwear ideas. Consider Louis Vuitton’s plush bomber (above) as a luxurious however bold way to combat the winter chill in a sartorially irreverent manner. Dior Homme Exaggerated volume gave this drab olive cape from Dior Homme a practical play on proportion while making for a…

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  • In the Details- Fall 2012 Menswear Moments You Shouldn’t Miss from Paris

    Christian Dior Homme F/W 2012

    Even though Spring 2012 hasn’t hit stores yet, take notes from the recent men’s shows in Paris while shopping this season to get ahead of the game… With all the fashion that’s been coming at us at an unforgiving speed as of late, from Pre-Fall to Couture to the recent men’s shows, there’s plenty to be inspired from when considering sartorial shifts. Here’s a look at some of our favorite details not to be missed from Men’s Fall 2012 in…

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  • Best of Paris Menswear Fall/Winter 2012

    Yves Saint Laurent F/W 2012

    While we are knee-deep in fashion mania with shows coming at us in all directions from Pre-Fall to Couture to Menswear, there’s still plenty to be inspired by when looking at the latest men’s collections for Fall/Winter 2012. We’ve compiled a list of our top three shows to keep you up-to-date on all that’s new ahead from Paris. >>More Mens: Fashion Reviews & Runway Highlights Yves Saint Laurent (and above) – Luxe leather made for one of the season’s biggest stories…

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  • Dsquared² Fall 2012 Menswear Collection Photos

    D_Squared_2_Menswear fall winter 2012 _ Milan january 2012

    Dsquared² MEN’S by Dan Caten and Dean Caten Fashion Show Photos / Runway Collection FALL / WINTER 2012 Milan Men’s Fashion Week SHOP: Dsquared 2 menswear at ssense                MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Dsquared² MEN’S FW1213  f/w photo gallery: [nggallery id=58] video Photos: Dsquared

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  • Patrick Mohr Fall/Winter 2012 Fashion Show- Womenswear & Menswear


    Patrick Mohr Fashion Show Photos / Runway Collection Womenswear & Menswear FALL / WINTER 2012 Mercedes Benz Berlin Fashion Week   Patrick Mohr certainly cleaned up his presentation from the last time we visited him, with the wackiest fashion show in what appeared to be in homage to the hairy hipster that distracted from the very wearable collection.   The collection continues to brim with go-to modern urban basics, and this time you can focus on the clothes. MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY…

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