FASHION WEEK

5 Designers to Know From Milan Fashion Week

For the common consumer, the designer brands that first come to mind are most often the Italian brands that have been established for years. However, what many people do not realize is that most artistic and authentic labels are the ones that are not talked about as frequently as the commercial brands. Here is a list of just a few…

Fashion Trends: Indigo Blue

The saying “feeling blue” will not have a negative connotation when referring to fashion in the upcoming fall/winter seasons. Various designers portrayed how one can dominate a completely blue look in countless different styles in each of their fall/winter 2017-18 collections. Dior: While incorporating a variation of blue hues for their fall/winter collection, Dior uses navy more than any other…

5 Designers to Know From London Fashion Week

Where high fashion meets innovation, London Fashion Week is a source of inspiration to break free from comfort zones and tests the limits of one’s imagination. The unseen bold statements of this year’s fall 2017-18 LFW can be credited to these upcoming designers who certainly do not believe in the saying “less is more”. Sophia Webster: One of the UKs…

5 Designers to Know From New York Fashion Week

Once a year, a very important series of events takes place within the fashion industry in which the upcoming fall/winter trends are presented to the world. During this time, the well-known and established brands are praised for their courageous efforts, however, many labels are often forgotten due to the unfamiliarity of their name outside of the fashion industry. Here, I…

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Fashion Trend Plastic Fantastic

The 1960s featured a number of diverse trends made up of unique and innovative materials.The futuristic styles of the 60s included pieces made out of nylon, corfam, orlon, spandex, and the most questionable of all- plastic. Some pre-fall 2018 pieces that were seen on the runway were partially influenced by the creativity that existed in this era. A number of designer brands stood…

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Fashion Trend Fire Red

The color red reminds us of many different emotions such as anger, love, passion and more. It also makes us think of a certain feeling; heat. And what better season than the chill of winter to be reminded of this warmth? Countless designers showcased their completely vibrant red looks on the runway in a number of 2017-18 Fall/Winter collections. No…

Men’s Spring Summer 2018 Fashion Trends Preview

All eyes in the fashion industry were focused on Milan Men’s Fashion Week where a number of menswear collections were showcased for the upcoming Spring/Summer 2018 season. A wide variety of styles and themes were presented by established and start-up designers who either broke stereotypes by innovation or remained traditional and brought trends of our past back to life in…

Fashion Trend Primrose Yellow

 When we think of Summer, we picture sunshine and bright colors. Yet, yellow has been viewed as hard to wear, bright color that only supermodels or celebrities can pull off. Maybe it was Beyoncé’s dress by Roberto Cavalli in her Hold Up video, Emma Watson’s classic Belle dress in Beauty and the Beast, the La La Land posters of Emma…

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Vionnet in Milan

It seemed only fitting to have the first Vionnet show in Milan hosted at such a magical location of the 15-century Casa Degli Atellani, a vineyard of Leonardo Da Vinci’s. Maybe to make everything even more perfect, you could hear birds chirping in the background to really draw from the inspiration. The flowing effortlessness of long dresses, skirts, and jackets…

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Cold War at Stella Jean

Stella Jean’s Fall Winter 17/18 collection is her interpretation on the Cold War and the relationship between the United States and Russia. The collection has a modern twist on accessories like babushkas, embroidery, and fur hats. Heavy layers, colors, and scenes of pastures clearly depicted the inspiration for the collection. The blend of Russian and American old-world styles allow for…

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Women’s March at Missoni

Watching the Missoni Fall Winter 2017 2018 collection come down the runway just puts a smile on your face. Not only because of the bold prints, but because designer Angela Missoni takes into account the current state of femininity. The designer used these eccentric prints on high-neck knits, long coats, and skirts in fine materials paired with kitten-heeled leather boots….

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Piccione Piccione Mystic Wood

  The inspiration of the collection Fall Winter 2017 2018 PICCIONE.PICCIONE collection comes from the classical mythology painted by the brush strokes of  John William Waterhouse and the garden of the Hesperides of Botticelli. A mysterious clearing, lying in a tangled forest of branches, at dusk suddenly is filled with beautiful creatures and full of grace. These are the Salvatore…