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  • Best of Haute Couture Spring 2011


    Runway Review: Paris Couture Fashion Week Givenchy, Bouchra Jarra, Valentino I don’t if it’s because of the mass appeal of Juicy Couture or simply the way its meaning evolves as it filters into mainstream vernacular, but "haute couture" although commonly perceived as a custom item of clothing of any sort or price, in actuality is a term protected by law and defined by the Chambre de commerce et d’industrie de Paris with very specific rights.

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  • Men’s Style- Best of Menswear Fall 2011 Runway, The Avant Gardes


    Runway Review: Dries Van Noten, Jil Sander, Alexander McQueen, Marni, Miharayasuhiro.When it comes to men’s style, there are two schools on the runway- the classics and the risk takers.We’ve shown you some of my favorite mens fashion shows from Europe from John Varvatos (the personal favorite for my hubby) , Louis Vuitton, Burberry Prorsum, Emporio Armani, Giorgio Armani, and even some super funk by way of Lady Gaga at Mugler.Then, there are the fashion risk takers. The men’s fashion that…

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  • Edition by Georges Chakra NY Fashion Week- Spring 2011

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    Runway Review: What to wear when life is your red carpet. Then there is Edition by Georges Chakra.The Spring 2011 collection presented at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York has a definite European sensibility of sophistication that is both timeless and ageless, and very wearable.

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  • Ports 1961- Spring 2011 Fashion Show Punches Up Color With Soft Neutrals


    Runway Review: The highlight display of artfully draped garments was the palette of smooth, warm neutrals with shocking flashes of color The color palette was brimming with Spring Fever, and soft fabrics were in full flow at the Ports 1961 Spring 2011 show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Ports 1961 – Spring 2011 The highlight display was the palette of smooth, warm neutrals – charcoal, deep moss green, sandy beige and smokey grey, with shocking flashes of color – deep sea…

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  • Silvio Liu Spring 2011 NYFW Collection brims with sweet and feminine party dresses


    Runway Review: Definitely a designer to watch emerge, as it’s the first collection and with experience the collections will grow and develop. This tiny capsule of dresses with bursts of coral and watercolor florals is the first women’s collection for Silvio Liu, showcased here at Merecedes-Benz Fashion Week. The spring cocktail dresses were chic silhouettes on their own, the light palette was refreshing, but I saw a few key details that didn’t sit with the collection. Silvio Liu- Spring 2011…

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  • Charlotte Ronson Fashion Show- Grunge for Girls on the Spring Runway


    Runway Review: Grunge got girly and there are plenty of sweet florals under the slouchy hoodies and washed out plaid shirts Be prepared to pull out your beat up high school hoodie next Spring. Charlotte Ronson is taking things back to the casual, borderline grungy, utilitarian 1990’s dress code with her most recent collection shown at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.e Charlotte Ronson- Spring 2011 Fashion Show This time around the grunge got girly and there are plenty of sweet florals…

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  • Daniel Vosovic- Up Close Backstage and Spring Fashion Show


    Runway Review: Project Runway protege Daniel Vosovic rocks it out at his Spring 2011 fashion show Our photojournalist and design doll, Alix Kivlin is back from her year long trek around the world and is hitting the catwalks of New York. Here, she catches up with her old friend Daniel Vosovic backstage at his Spring / Summer fashion show. — S.H. Confession: Daniel Vosovic is an old, dear friend of mine. But of of more relevance, a finalist and most…

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  • Tory Burch

    Tory Burch Fashion Show Photos / Runway Collection Fall / Winter 2010-2011

    Tory Burch Fashion Show Photos / Runway Collection Fall / Winter 2010-2011. The young socialite chic line gets a bit of modern edge for fall 2010 and looks great!

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  • Prabal Gurung

    Prabal Gurung Fall 2010 Fashion Show

    PRABAL GURUNGFashion Show Photos / Runway CollectionFall / Winter 2010-2011Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New YorkThis Prabal Gurung’s first runway collection and definitely the designer to look out for.He already is an editors; favorite and has his share of celebrity fans with Demi Moore.Day dresses and coats with rounder sculpted shoulders, color blocking, and asymmetrical cuts are the most covetable.

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