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  • Mara Hoffman NY Fashion Week, Fall – Winter 2010


    Mara Hoffman opted out of the tents and instead presented fall 2010 at the Openhouse Gallery in Nolita in combination with an original film and musical performance. The intimacy of the space was the perfect foil to the clothes that were done in decidedly sexy acid-hued dip-dyes, hieroglyph prints, and pops of off-primary pieces that were artfully slashed and punked up with chunky exposed zippers. original >> See our photos of the full Mara Hoffman fall fashion presentation and event

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  • Edition by Georges Chakra NY Fashion Week, Fall – Winter 2010

    Georges Chakra - Runway - Fall 2010 MBFW

    Georges Chakra Runway Review: Fall 2010 Fashion Show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Runway Review Excerpt: The Edition by Georges Chakra collection brings to mind a very modern update on Jacques Fath who was known for his curvaceous and architectural cuts in cocktail dresses and ballgowns in the late 1940’s to early 1950’s. There is a pristine elegance in the collection’s delicate beauty that is feminine but highly sophisticated at the same time.

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  • Fall 2010 Fashion Forecast New York


    Fall fashion trend predictions for what to expect on the New York runways this weekTrend forecaster Stylesight share fashion predictions.Pre-fall is a pretty good barometer of what will be full-out fashion on the fall runways. Combine that with industry intuitiveness, a bit of fashion prescience, and maybe a crystal ball and you think you have an idea of what designers will be showing on the catwalks.Stylesight’s forecasting experts– yes, we know it is a dream job- have been deep in…

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  • Runway Review: Menswear, best of the classics fall 2010, Milan & Paris


    “With the end of the last decade’s heady maximalism behind us, and the dawn of a new era upon us with a loud call being heard for palette cleansing essentials in a time when the economy ain’t so pretty, many are looking for easy, fuss-free propositions that are not only right for the times, but right for the future even.The day of instantly recognizable runway pieces is long gone and many venerable labels are looking back at not only their…

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  • Best of Pre-Fall Fashion 2010 New York, Paris, Milan: It’s Cold Snap Chic!


    With the U.S & Europe in the midst of painful & unrelenting cold snaps, with fashion moving so fast that we can’t even remember Fall 2009, and with the dawn of a new decade, you could think of Pre-Fall 2010 as a savvy way to inspire your current wardrobe & shopping lists for this cold, cold season.Pre-fall is the early delivery fashion season without the fanfare of a full runway presentation, but generally the litmus test for what you will…

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  • On Trend: Strong Shoulders


    How to wear shoulder pads and get the look, not the bulk. Let’s face it, a broader shoulder makes your hips look smaller and what’s not to love about that?Sharp shouldered jackets, origami draping, extended seaming, and overtly blousey sleeves, there is no stopping the bolder shoulder as a silhouette to add to your wardrobe.

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  • Wear Colors Plucked from a Jewelry Box!


    What colors should I wear? Jewel Tones- Wear Colors Plucked from a Jewelry Box! Black may be the perfect core color to base a wardrobe but entertaining scrumptious jewel tones adds a modern sense of opulence without much effort to your fall wardrobe..

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  • Colorful Shoes Belong in Every Fall Wardrobe…

    Colorful-Shoes-Belong-in-Every-Fall-Wardrobe_feature_article – Focus on Style, the online fashion magazine for can-do chic. Get your edge on everyday style and make the most of what you’ve got in our magazine + blog! Renew your look with scads of fashion tips, beauty hints, runway fashion photos, and shopping from former stylist and fashion expert, Sharon Haver. So chic, so you! It’s the fashion advice that you don’t want to miss.

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  • NY Fashion Week: Ports 1961 fashion show review


    PORTS 1961| Runway Fall 2009 Collection-Mercedes Benz Fashion Week… Inspired by exotic India the Ports 1961 fall 2009 collection was beaming with rich color, luxe fabrications, metallics and attention to the tiny details in accessories and overall construction. The fashion show theme was set on the runway with a delightful live band playing lively middle eastern music while the models walked. The models’ eyes were lined with dark kohl pencil and their hair was tied in a very tousled, romantic…

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  • NY Fashion Week: Chado Ralph Rucci fashion show review


    CHADO RALPH RUCCI | Runway Fall 2009 Collection-Mercedes Benz Fashion Week… It was like being in an Asia-inspired Blade Runner! Uber futuristic, very slick, the show could have been an action movie, heavily structured garments and lots of technical cut outs, very dark, mostly black, but behind it all was this calming Zen aura that softened the collection. Once again we are seeing solid fabrics but with amazing texture and pattern within. Some of these fabrics I swear were brought…

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