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  • The Joy of Fashion: Good Fun, and Art in the Mix

    Model planted outside uptown Jimmy Choo gives a downtown vibe

    “Fashion’s Night Out- Downtown fashion and art scene… Last night was Vogue’s “Fashion’s Night Out,” a city-wide shopping event with hundreds of shops staying open til 11pm, providing music & cocktails to not only get customers motivated to shop, but to also remind them of the joy of fashion itself. And with the state of today’s economy, it was a rather refreshing and well-planned initiative to get people excited.I didn’t personally see many cash registers buzzing, but what I did…

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  • Trend Forecast: Spring 2010, what you’ll see on the runways next week

    Rag & Bone

    Exclusive forecast of the trends to watch on the Spring ’10 runways…Can’t wait to see what they’ll show on the Spring 2010 runways at next week’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week? We’ll we’ve got some scoop to whet your fashion appetite. Besides, having a head’s up of what will be fresh next year also gives you a little insight as to what to look out for this weekend on all those yummy Labor Day sales racks! Buy the trends that you’ll…

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  • Fashion Week Preview: Rebecca Taylor Spring 2010

    Rebecca Taylor Spring 2010 Sketch

    “Sneak peek Rebecca Taylor Spring 2010 Sketch…Spring inspiration in the designer’s words: “The Rebecca Taylor girl for spring explores urban femininity. She works, lives and plays in the city. Towering printed sandals and architectural structured stretch dresses are softened with femme corset-inspired bustiers and flippy, fun, pull on printed skirts. Our girl likes to wear her boyfriend’s blazers and super soft cashmere athletic inspired sweaters thrown over top tiny leather skirts.Spring 2010 encompasses playful use of colors, prints and textures….

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  • We Spot ‘Em: Eyola Awarded ‘Most Promising Designer of the Year’

    Eyola- Arise Fashion Week

    “We knew that we can spot fantastic talent!Eyola- Arise Fashion WeekA note from Sharon to our readers…Yes, yes, yes, from the first second we saw Eyola’s amazing designs are we wanted to share them with you.And, we did as Eyola has contributed her “Simple 5-Step DIY Plan to Personal Style” with our lovely FocusOnStyle readers– if you haven’t read it yest, what’s stopping you? Her style tips should be part of your fashion gospal!And now, at Eyola’s first catwalk show…

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  • Lakme Fashion Week: Ebay Charity Auction of Designer Fashions

    Naomi Campbell in Sabyasachi at Lakme Fashion Week

    Naomi Campbell walks the runway at Fashion for Relief Charity Show during Lakme Fashion Week…Naomi Campbell in Sabyasachi at Lakme Fashion WeekHere’s your chance to bid on amazing straight from the runway fashion and help a very good cause. Runway looks from top international designers like Anna Sui, Badgley Mischka, Carolina Herrera, Dennis Basso, Diane von Furstenberg, Dolce & Gabbana, Donna Karan, Isaac Mizrahi, Louis Vuitton, shoes by Manolo Blahnik,

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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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  • NY Fashion Week: Zac Posen fashion show review


    ZAC POSEN | Runway Fall 2009 Collection-Mercedes Benz Fashion Week… This was the most stunning production I have laid eyes on all Fashion Week and in general, one of the most classically beautiful shows I have ever seen!!! The scene is this: dark runway with 5 grand pianos lined up down the center, spotlights shine on 5 women and men, dressed gowns straight out of Amadeus, as they walk to their pianos and begin to play, their own part, together…

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