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  • Target Lights Up New York and Affordable Fashion in Spectacular Show


    Target’s Kaleidoscopic Fashion Spectacular at the Standard Hotel She’s baaaack! yes, Alix Kivlin is back from her year long trip around the world and in full fashion gear… we’ll get her to share her global tales one hemisphere at a time later, but for now, she’s in a New York state of mind. -S.H. The fashion scene put a lit-up, psychedelic twist on the fashion show concept with Target’s Kaleidoscopic Fashion Spectacular at the Standard Hotel. The ordinarily modern and…

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  • Agyness Deyn Works East Village Punk Mash-Up Style


    “Sneak Peak: The September “New York” issue of V Magazine features supermodel Agyness Deyn looking very downtown. I’m a downtown girl through and through..Self-expression rather than cloned perfection is more my thing and that’s what I love most about living in New York’s East Village.The neighborhood maintains its sense of edgy self-made style and uniqueness. Sure, punk stores on Saint Mark’s Place have been replaced by yogurt shops and dissident rockers gave way to hip Japanese and NYU students, but…

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  • Rick Owens Furniture As Art Still On View at Salon 94 with Pavane for a Dead Princess


    Pavane for a Dead Princess, is Rick Owens’ first presentation of furniture design in the United StatesRick Owens’ design vision melds archaism with modernism, brutal beauty with uncompromising luxury, whether in his collectible cool chic clothes or sterling foray into home design.Inspiration not to be missed: In an Inspired by French composer Maurice Ravel’s composition for solo piano written in 1899 and presented by Salon 94 and Rudy Weissenberg, the centerpiece of the bedroom interior by Rick Owens is a…

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  • Patti Smith’s Downtown Vibe Is the Inspiration for Ports 1961 Pre-Spring 2011 Collection That Rocks


    “Runway Review: Rock icon Patti Smith was the style inspiration for the knockout Ports 1961 Pre-Spring 2011 collection by Tia Cibani. For anyone who has not had the amazing experience of seeing Smith perform live, particularly in a small venue, you are truly missing out on a brilliant force of music, poetry, and performance. From the days of being called the “Godmother of Punk, ” to her riveting early album covers photographed by Robert Mapplethorpe, Patti Smith does it on…

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  • London Fashion Designers Pay New York a Visit


    London Fashion Designers Pay New York a Visit. Mark Fast, Louise Gray, Hannah Marshall, Meadham Kirchoff, Todd Lynn, Mary Katrantzou, Marjan Pejoski, Holly Fulton, KTZ are some of the trendsetting London fashion designers who brought their collection to NY. Thanks to the efforts of the British Fashion Council and Centre for Fashion Enterprise, New York fashion editors, stylists and buyers were treated to a special viewing of London’s latest crop of forward-thinking labels at the Soho Grand Hotel in a…

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  • Swarovski designer Fashion Week collaborations are just the Red Carpet sparkle that you may want now


    It’s crystal clear that there will be some very big sparkle ahead in your fashion future.The crystal collage trend from spring moves forward to fall 2010 and it’s interpretations are boundless thanks to a collaboration with Swarovski and a dozen top designers during New York Fashion Week.The one thing that we are sure of is that these are by no means the symmetrical pave sparkle that you associate with crystal past.The new crystals are unexpected art pieces to add depth…

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  • How to get runway hairstyles like the Modern Geisha Updo


    We always strive to be ahead of the curve and what’s a better to get next season’s look now than with a few simple hair styling tips and tricks?originalSeen on the runway at the Costello Tagliapietra Fall / Winter 2010 fashion show just last week, the Modern Geisha Updo could be your super glam hair look this weekend!>> Read our Costello Tagliapietra Runway ReviewAt New York Fashion Week, the Modern Geisha Updo was in order at Costello Tagliapietra for fall…

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  • Frank Tell Fashion Show Fall 2010 NY Fashion Week


    Runway Review: Frank Tell Fashion Show Fall 2010 NY Fashion Week. Set amongst a Dan Flavin inspired assortment of neon lights, Frank Tell’s recent presentation at Milk Studios was rife with a futuristic simplicity that was appropriately less urban warrior and definitively more wearable.

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  • Costello Tagliapietra Fashion Show Fall 2010 New York Fashion Week

    Costello Tagliapietra Fall / Winter 2010 New York Fashion Week

    For Fall 2010, design duo Costello Tagliapietra– Jeffrey Costello and Robert Tagliapietra– known for their immaculate takes on classic Grecian draping cited Japan and the early work of it’s most iconic designers, Yohji Yamamoto and Rei Kawakubo as influences, giving their Barney’s babes an assortment of polished looks that had a somewhat off-kilter, slightly relaxed and inventive zest that made for a strong outing.

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  • David Elfin Fall 2010 Fashion Show


    David Elfin fashion show fall 2010 Runway Review Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York. Veteran Spanish designer David Elfin opened his Fall 2010 show with Spanish model Eleonora Bose (of Tom Ford era Gucci fame) in an offset Crayola yellow pant suit, complete with hyper-andro cropped yellow coif, a strong visual indicator of what was set to come out.In a time when the industry is calling out for clean and serene, looking back at minimalism and what not, one would…

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