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Yhaniqua Lopes Spring/Summer 2015

By Lauren Craddock, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

The Yhaniqua Lopes Spring/Summer 2015 Collection easily illustrated the designer’s personal proverb: to inspire women to be strong & fearless. The designs exhibited Lopes’ African roots by combining upbeat patterns and colors, highlighting and embodying the innate beauty and natural elegance...

Vivienne Tam Spring/Summer 2015

Vivienne Tam Spring/Summer 2015

By Anetxy Barnes, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

The lights lowered and the room burst with techno vibes as the first model of Vivienne Tam’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection stepped out on the runway. The upbeat techno track, which many audience members bobbed their heads to throughout the show, had oriental undertones, highlighting the collection’s...

Nanette Lepore Spring/Summer 2015

Nanette Lepore Spring/Summer 2015

By Jolene Hsu, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

On Sunday evening, the lights went down in the Salon, and sunshine flooded onto the catwalk with Nanette Lepore’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection. This season, Lepore sent down bright colors in classic summer shapes. A sunny yellow jacket-and-shorts combination shot out like a ray of light; a paisley...

Monique Lhullier Spring/Summer 2015

Monique Lhullier Spring/Summer 2015

By Emily Bell, Managing Editor

September 7, 2014


Filed under Fashion Week

Monique Lhuillier’s Spring 2015 collection did not deviate from her typical aesthetic, but found its strength in the accessibility, hidden complexness and emotional capacity of the looks. Featuring a soft color palette and simple styling, Lhuillier made bolder choices in textiles, leaning heavily...

Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2015

Yuna Yang Spring/Summer 2015

By Emma Scoble, Staff Writer

September 6, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Fashion Week, Uncategorized

All eyes were drawn to a single model in a flowing, gossamer gown, as she entered the softly lit studio atop Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre, walking down the runway at an unusually slow, sexy pace. Marilyn Monroe’s sultry classic, “Diamond’s are a Girl’s Best Friend,” set a fun, light hearted mood...