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Yandy Swim Show 2017

Yandy Swim Show 2017

Sherah Ndjongo, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

The weather forecast may have anticipated cloudy skies, but at the Yandy Swim 2017 show there was nothing but sunshine and bright lights. Cheerful music blasted overhead as models sporting matching gold chunky chokers, glossy hoops, intricate chandelier earrings and strappy high heels took turns s...

Moncler Grenoble F/W 2017

Moncler Grenoble F/W 2017

Ericka Barroso, Contributing Writer
February 14, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES, TOP STORY

Moncler Grenoble represents luxury skiwear that focuses on performance, comfort and exquisite design. Their Fall/Winter 2017 collection was no exception. The setting of the show replaced the traditional runway with a winter wonderland. Every attendee felt like Cinderella arriving at ball. The...

iCB F/W 2017

iCB F/W 2017

Pamela Jew, Staff Writer
February 14, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

With dry ice misting your face, ICB made you feel like you were climbing a glacier at their Fall/Winter 2017 show. Audience members were taken to new heights with ICB’s mountain trek inspired collection. The presentation featured models on platforms that were switched out one-by-one to feature a ...

Chi Zhang F/W 2017

Chi Zhang F/W 2017

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Led by a ground-shaking dubstep beat and each lit by an individual spotlight, models walking the Chi Zhang Fall/Winter 2017 runway added in some attitude with dance moves of their own. The Chinese designer created a swagger-infused men’s and women’s streetwear collection with a bondage influenc...

Libertine F/W 2017

Libertine F/W 2017

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Colors popped and sequins shimmered at the Libertine Fall/Winter 2017 runway show. Designer Johnson Hartig’s strength in designing graphic and bold clothing shined throughout this collection. The main draw was the fabulously adorned outerwear that had playful, sequined graphics covering them l...

Memere F/W 2017

Memere F/W 2017

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Romanticism reigned at Memere’s Fall/Winter 2017 presentation. Named after designer Sarah Julia LeBlanc’s grandmother, Memere carried an antique quality throughout the fresh and youthful collection. The prominence of lace and silk in pink nudes and dainty black conjured up a sense of preciousness one may attribute to a family heirloom. The...

Katty Xiomara F/W 2017

Katty Xiomara F/W 2017

Ericka Barroso, Contributing Writer
February 14, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Katty Xiomara, a Portuguese designer, continued her legacy of elegant yet delightfully playful pieces on the runway with her Fall/Winter 2017 collection. Beautiful rose tones and pale shades dominated at first, giving way to vibrant blues, with darker colors finishing the show. Featuring a line of c...

Vilma Mare F/W 2017

Vilma Mare F/W 2017

Michaela Hoffman, Violet Vision Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

The political climate in America is a hot topic amongst designers at New York Fashion Week. This was no exception with Vilma Mare’s down-to-earth Fall/Winter 2017 collection, titled “Creating Beauty That Protects.” This presentation set itself apart from the rush of other fashion shows ...

Zang Toi F/W 2017

Zang Toi F/W 2017

Caroline Zemsky, Staff Writer
February 14, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Zang Toi’s Fall/Winter 2017 collection was a dazzling showcase of dark, long and stunning pieces. The collection was divided into two sections — the first, an assortment of pants, suits, sweaters and jackets, and the second, an array of formal dresses and skirts. In the first part of the c...

Nina Tiari F/W 2017

Nina Tiari F/W 2017

Krista Burton, Contributing Writer
February 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Nina Tiari’s debut ready-to-wear collection combined the tailoring of the uptown businesswoman aesthetic, with the confidence of downtown street style. Fitting for many occasions, the Fall/Winter 2017 collection was versatile enough for the office or a formal night out. The NYU alumna’s inspiration ...

Calvin Luo F/W 2017

Calvin Luo F/W 2017

Grace Halio, Editor-at-Large
February 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

At just 21 years old, Calvin Luo is the youngest person to ever show at NYFW. His “Asexual” collection for Fall/Winter 2017 featured monochromatic hues interspersed with olive greens, subtle plaids and pops of cobalt and garnet. Statement coats and flowing skirts dominated the unisex collection w...

Adolfo Sanchez F/W 2017

Adolfo Sanchez F/W 2017

Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer
February 13, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Adolfo Sanchez presented his “F.U. (Freedom & Underground)" collection as part of The Sound of Fashion —  a series of free fashion week shows hosted for the public by electronics company Monster. Turning the event venue, Slate, into a runway for the night, Sanchez presented a collection ...

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