Rio de Janeiro fashion week 2012 was opened by one of Brazilian most famous couturier Alexandre Herchcovitch. In the collection 2012 he showed industrial-strength of raw denim and utilitarian comfort of the hipsters’ era. Shirtdresses, catsuits, leather jackets and cropped vests as well as transparent plastic heels of the wedges and 80-s stylized sunglasses – all these reflected the designer’s sober mood. Unfortunately, model’s nest hair style didn’t bring Herchcovitch anything but considerable critical acclaim. Read More »
After holding shows abroad the 19th Islamic Fashion Festival named ‘Oriental Charm’ was opened on the 14 November 2011 in Kuala Lumpur. It is the first festival after a long period since 2006. The Islamic Fashion Festival 2011 will run for 5 days until 18th of November. According to the festive program fourteen fashion shows will be hold, 10 of which – in aid of charity. About sixty foreign and local designers will present their collection to the audience. Read More »
The atmosphere of glow was everlasting throughout Anna Sui Spring 2012 Collection at New York Fashion Week. No matter what everyone else had thought about her creations, it was something she’d wanted to do for ages.
Anna Sui 2012 Collection was like reinvention of one remarkable and transformative stage in fashion history: the early 70s when illustrator Antonio Lopez moved from Paris to NYC with a number of gorgeous young things, among them a 16-year-old Jerry Hall, Donna Jordan, baby Grace Jones, Jane Forth and others. Their suitcases were full of vintage clothes along with irresistible taste in dance and club music. They openly attracted attention of many Parisians, among them Yves Saint Laurent and Karl Lagerfeld. It was the time when impressionable Anna Sui saw the new arrivals, and during her Spring ready-to-wear 2012 Collection she tried to evoke this club atmosphere. Read More »
Marc Jacobs Spring Ready-to-Wear 2012 Collection is easily distinguished, so are all his previous collections. His signature and secondary line are always well-thought and felt. They became the reflection of his fashion style and life habits. Nevertheless, his tastes mostly depend on the calendar which brings him fresh inspiration. And Marc Jacobs 2012 Collection for New York Fashion Week is a good proof of that.
MxM’s spirit was mostly about college off-springs in vintage, but this stream was overshadowed by a more powerful neon salvo: girls dressed in orange tints, and boys in hazmat orange suits. The chosen shade resulted into great effect throughout the show, otherwise all the outfits would have been solely conventional. Read More »
Victoria Beckham Spring/Summer 2012 collection is said to be inspired by her husbands’ tips, which is why it’s mainly in a sportswear style. The presentation of her collection was one of the best during New York Fashion Week, and those who attended the show were the lucky ones.
Victoria Beckham Spring Summer Ready-to-wear 2012 Collection took place in the New York Public Library and was opened by supermodel Arizona Muse. Unlike her usual well-fitting dresses, the collection contained something from a sporty theme. The inspiration came naturally from her husband’s world of football. There were drop-waist tennis dresses and racer necklines, looking both sporty and glamorous. Read More »
Paris Fashion week 2011 shows, as always, rich and varied performance of silhouettes, trends, lines, fashion directions and moods of this new spring and future resort season. This year collections of many designers have filled spring Paris with sexual spirit of the middle of 20th century’s outfits. Read More »
New York Fashion week attracts fashion admires since 2003. The event, as usual, will take place in luxury Waldorf Astoria, Manhattan, starting from February, 18. The shows will last for 3 days, tickets price starts from general $40 per one up to $4,000 for VIP’s. The best distinction of Couture New York Fashion week 2011 from even more famous in the world Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is the availability of the tickets for public. So if you are not the one of chosen to attend MB shows, you can easily get a ticket to join marvelous Couture New York fashion week events. Read More »
Step by step Amsterdam takes its special place in the world of fashion. Smaller than Milan and Paris, it attracts the creativity from all over the world for Amsterdam fashion Week 2011. The impressive collections, presented by new and famous designers proved that the Dutch know fashion in its real sense. Read More »
Milan Fashion Week 2011 was held in Milan from 15 to 18 January 2011. And here I want to present a review on Men’s Fashion Week Autumn / Winter 2011-2012.
The top legislators of men’s fashion from the fashion houses Dolce & Gabbana, Jil Sander, Roberto Cavalli, Bottega Veneta, Emporio Armani, Vivienne Westwood, Prada, Gucci, Versace, Dsquared2 and many others came in the Italian fashion capital. Read More »
The Alexander McQueen Spring/Summer 2011 Collection at Paris Fashion Week without any doubt can be called successful. This was the first catwalk collection after the Alexander McQueen’s tragic death in February. Sarah Burton, who now became the creative director of the brand, kept to the extravagant, powerful, edgy and a little aggressive McQueen’s style, but made the collection more light, soft and optimistic.
The designer used wild animal prints, mostly natural materials and golden embroidery. Stiffened silhouettes had weightless look, though they were constructed perfectly.
The corsette belts made from the leather leaves, that cinched bohemian style dresses, the monarch butterflies, that laced the neck and chest of a short dress, white military frock coats – all of those were remarkable highlights of the show. Read More »