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Feng Chen Wang S/S 2018

Feng Chen Wang S/S 2018

Liv Chai, Staff Writer
July 11, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

In her Spring/Summer 2018 collection, designer Feng Chen Wang tackled the topic of “Seek[ing] to redefine the ‘Made in China’ stamp.” In doing so, the London-based designer offered a revamped look fit for this generation’s fearless youth. With the hypnotic chant of a tambourine and...

New York Men’s Day S/S 2018 Evening Presentations

New York Men’s Day S/S 2018 Evening Presentations

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
July 11, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Private Policy For the Private Policy Spring/Summer 2018 collection, designers Haoran Li and Siying Qu compiled implemented Native American and Western influences. The non-gendered line included boxy-cut shorts and shirts paired with cowboy boots. A standout look featured an Americana print jacket and shorts set in dusty brown, tan and pink. A couple looks also showed an intriguing mix of metallic rose-toned pieces — a bomber jacket paired with chaps and a button down jacket with slim fit pants. Descendant of Thieves Color and print reigned in the Descendant of Thieves S/S 2018 collection. The brand’s signature slim-fit tailoring was put to good use in its pants, butto...

New York Men’s Day S/S 2018 Morning Presentations

New York Men’s Day S/S 2018 Morning Presentations

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
July 10, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

David Hart The designer’s namesake Spring/Summer 2018 collection embraced a tropical tone with a Havana influence. Linen suits in sherbet orange, green and red stood out among their more conservative tan, ivory and navy companions. A few women’s looks were included in the mix, too. The most notable featured a novelty-printed short sleeve silk button down illustrat...

Christopher Lowman S/S 2018

Christopher Lowman S/S 2018

Thomas Chou, Deputy Features Editor
July 10, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

HARVARD PUNK’D: the name of Christopher Lowman's Spring/Summer 2018 collection says exactly what the clothes emulate. The New York City based designer was inspired by “the modern day college student battling the everyday chain of emotions such as financial instability and mental health issues ...

London Fashion Week: Kolchagov Barba F/W 2017

London Fashion Week: Kolchagov Barba F/W 2017

Ali Webb, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Chandelier lights went up in an upscale hotel near Regents Park on Feb. 17 as models strutted down a spiral staircase in dark looks with feminine detailing. This image, along with dramatic background music, ushered in Kolchagov Barba’s Fall/Winter 2017 show. The show’s title, “Black Coral,”...

Irina Vitjaz F/W 2017

Irina Vitjaz F/W 2017

Tiffanie Hwang, Staff Writer
February 16, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week

With dramatic choir music ringing over the sparkle and glitter of the Irina Vitjaz Fall/Winter 2017 collection, it was clear that the designer does not stray from drama and flair. The Russian-born Austrian fashion designer showcased her second NYFW runway show with a series of evening and brid...

JARRET F/W 2017

JARRET F/W 2017

Sophie Shaw, Beauty & Style Editor
February 16, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Juxtaposing hard metallics with soft furs, the JARRET Fall/Winter 2017 collection, was polished and luxe. Titled “The Purple Cloud,” in reference to the color of royalty and the presence of goddess-like Empresses in the heavens, Ji Youn Lee’s collection was multifaceted and modern. Colored fur was ...

Fashion Hong Kong F/W 2017

Fashion Hong Kong F/W 2017

Jacob Soley, Contributing Writer
February 16, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Innovative, polished beyond belief and with astounding construction, the Asian designers featured at the Fashion Hong Kong 2017 show are taking New York Fashion Week by storm.   Cynthia & Xiao Cynthia & Xiao’s F/W 2017 presentation, “Little Emperor: The Rabbit and The Tiger,”  was ...

Gemy Maalouf F/W 2017

Gemy Maalouf F/W 2017

Michaela Hoffman, Violet Vision Editor
February 15, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES

Gemy Maalouf’s Fall/Winter 2017 runway show at the Bowery Hotel instantly transported the guests into a refined 1920s cocktail party, not unlike one thrown by Jay Gatsby. Before the show started, guests waited in a small and dimly lit bar area covered in maroon, dark wood and velvet curtain...

Carmen Marc Valvo F/W 2017

Carmen Marc Valvo F/W 2017

Pamela Jew, Staff Writer
February 15, 2017
Filed under Fashion Week, FEATURES, TOP STORY

Within the blank space of Pier 59 Studios, Carmen Marc Valvo cast a radiant fall sunset over his Fall/Winter 2017 collection. Valvo was inspired by a sunset that he witnessed outside of his Costa Rican beach house. With accordion pleats galore, Valvo’s collection unfolded another layer of Valvo...

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