Saturday , 29 April 2017

Fashion Shows

New spring collection 2016-17 in fashion week of paris

New spring collection 2016-17 in fashion week of paris

New spring collection 2016-17 in fashion week of paris   The Fashion Group International honored Alber Elbaz with its Superstar Award last October. Elbaz, Lanvin’s designer of 14 years, was let go from the storied house shortly after. “Let a pale purple, ill-fitting, shiny lace dress from the Lanvin fall 2016 women’s show serve as a warning to any fashion …

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Sunday paris fashion week 2016-17 spring collection

Sunday paris fashion week 2016-17 spring collection

Sunday paris fashion week 2016-17 spring collection   The two houses have become fashion week Prozac, taking imminent gloom (Why are we here? What are we doing?) and dispelling it with concepts that are at once delightful and destructive — a winning combination in 2016. The first four looks at Balenciaga included trench coats with those signature huge shoulders and …

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7 MOST DREAMY DRESSES FROM THE FASHION SHOW OF 2016-17

7 MOST DREAMY DRESSES FROM THE FASHION SHOW OF 2016-17

7 MOST DREAMY DRESSES FROM THE FASHION SHOW OF 2016-17   The SS17 shows are finally coming to a close as New York, London Fashion Week, Paris and Milan fashion weeks close their runways for another six months. Now that we’ve seen them all, it’s time to talk about one of the trends which we saw again and again: dreamy …

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ART fashion week new york 2016-17

ART fashion week new york 2016-17

ART fashion week new york 2016-17   One of the best things about Anna Wintour is that she doesn’t just hobnob with the big fish (to mix a metaphor of some kind). She’s an active promoter of new talent. And if there’s one thing we’ve learned, it’s that for every well-known designer at NYFW, there are several not (yet) canonized …

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Paris fashion week 2016-17

Paris fashion week 2016-17

Paris fashion week 2016-17   To call it “dramatic staging” would have been an under-statement. Before the show had even begun, thick fog filled the air, and the ominous lighting was dark and serious. Designer Simone Porte Jacquemus chose to draw his inspiration from a place close to home — les Stantons de Provence. Looks hearkened back to a more …

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New collection in fashion show of 2016-17

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New collection in fashion show of 2016-17  How to cover fashion month on La Petite Anglaise has posed increasingly more of a challenge for me over the past few seasons. When I attended my first ever London Fashion Week waaaay back in 2010 I had the different challenge of attending two shows – both of which I wangled into through …

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fashion week spring 2017

fashion week spring 2017

fashion week spring 2017 As I sat with friends watching the debate last night, I felt anxiety about the future of our country. Watching two presidential hopefuls argue over tax reform, immigration and racial profiling amongst petty insults and interruptions was discouraging to say the least. On a more personal level, I woke up this morning to the published commentary …

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Fashion festival 2016-17 fashionable dresses

Fashion festival 2016-17 fashionable dresses

Fashion festival 2016-17 fashionable dresses Flow Festival, or as we know it – the sweet Finnish festival that can’t be missed, the last stretch of our Nordic summer. The epic and infamous three day extravaganza took place last weekend, and this year I had the pleasure of experiencing it with Zalando. The online store has been big on the festival …

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Fashion week few days ago kicket out new collection 2016-17

Fashion week few days ago kicket out new collection 2016-17

Fashion week few days ago kicket out new collection 2016-17 It’s always around the goddamn corner, isn’t it? And it tends to hit you a week before you are actually ready. Oh well. Here I am, writing you from the big Apple with weeks worth of exciting things planned. The chronicles of what to wear isn’t that serious this year, …

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FWF new collection in fashion week new york 2016-17

FWF new collection in fashion week new york 2016-17

FWF new collection in fashion week new york 2016-17     In a New York minute. I looked up that song for a cliché lyric reference, just to discover that the song might as well have been written about fashion week. In a New York minute, things can get little strange. In a New York minute, Everything can change. Or …

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