After I finished snapping pictures of the front row dwellers, I sat back to take in the show. Hussein Chalayan is known for his innovative designs, and has incorporated paper, delicate beading, and even flashing lights in the past. His current collection similarly mixed unusual elements: acetate foam like fabrics tailored in sophisticated silhouettes along Continue Reading
Hey Lovelies! So Paris Fashion Week started yesterday. I was hesitant to write about it because I’m pretty green to the Paris scene, and didn’t know if I’d get an opportunity to go to any shows. Thankfully a few fashionable friends came through, and I was able to drop into the Rick Owens show today Continue Reading
While Adriana covered Tibi in the tents, I power walked down to the Baby Phat Fall 2009 show: This time around Kimora ditched her usual Roseland Ballroom venue for the smaller, more recession friendly Gotham Hall. Admittedly, Roseland is usually a zoo, crushed with celebrities, editors, and fans–but it also typically has a vibrant energy Continue Reading
Last night at Tibi, the Disco era met Moscow, as Amy Smilvoc’s fall offerings came from Russia with love, and included a few references to late ’70s/early ’80s Halston. Lively prints with elements of Russian folk patterns and dramatic fur Cossack hats peppered the ensembles, which didn’t much deviate from Tibi’s usual modern-femme sensiblity. Smilovic Continue Reading
Monday night’s last showing in the tents was one of the week’s most anticipated: the Justin Timberlake-helmed William Rast. The speakers blared rock and blues classics as a modern, artistic rendering of the American flag provided the backdrop for the runway. Appropriate atmosphere for a show that offered reinterpretations of American classics such as motorcycle Continue Reading
Hey bombshells, it’s Adri here with a roundup of the Spring ’09 Couture collections in Paris! THE FASHION BOMB’S SPRING ’09 COUTURE ROUND-UP Over the past week, the few designers who continue to offer made-to-wear fashions displayed their goods for the stylish and well-heeled. Couture, which can cost upwards of $20,000 per outfit, is a Continue Reading
Hey! So the Baby Phat show was fun, but of course we had to capture Real Style! Enjoy! *Special Thanks to my Fashion Week Sponsors: Jenny Dayco, Melody Ehsani, Pieces Boutique, Tibi, and Bag, Borrow, or Steal! Hair by De Lux Gallery in Brooklyn (91 Hanson Place, 718-522-3324), makeup by Glam DLuxe!
So last night intern Adriana and I made our way to our last show of the season, Baby Phat: …Kimora was celebrating her 10th year of runway shows, and we were pumped to be in the building! Packed with New York’s finest, the show is always exceedingly entertaining, thanks to a bass driven soundtrack, hot Continue Reading