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Paul Andrew Wins The Top Prize at the 11th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards

Paul Andrew Wins The Top Prize at the 11th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards

  by Lauren Kaplan

CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner Paul Andrew told Style.com that he plans to put his prize to good use: a footwear revolution, of sorts, that results in a comfortable high heel. The footwear designer came out on top at the CFDA/Vogue Awards, [...]

Tags: ken downing, Alex Orley, Brett Heyman, cfda, cfda/vogue fashion fund, Daniel Corrigan, Edie Parker, Eva Fehren, Eva Zuckerman, footwear, Gigi Burris, Gigi Burris Millinery, Grant Krajecki, Grey Ant, Jake Sargent, Matthew Orley, Natalie Levy, neiman marcus, Orley, Paul Andrew, Ryan Roche, Samantha Orley, seth meyers, Simon Miller, Spring Studios, Stella McCartney, tanya taylor, Wes Gordon
Jenny Packham Spring 2015

Jenny Packham Spring 2015

  by Bianca Posterli

Designer: Jenny Packham Inspiration:  Marilyn Monroe: her screen siren style, her iconic Some Like It Hot cocktail dress, the bungalow gardens of the Beverly Hill Hotel where she lived Palette:  flamingo pink, red, textured metals, [...]

Tags: ken downing, #glamfwi, beverly hills hotel, Jenny Packham Spring 2015, kate middleton, lauren conrad, marilyn monroe, new york fashion week, New York Fashion Week Spring 2015, nyfw, whitney port
Badgley Mischka Spring 2014

Badgley Mischka Spring 2014

  by Lauren Kaplan

DESIGNER: Mark Badgley & James Mischka INSPIRATION: “The photographs of Jacques Henri Lartigue – a world of sophistication and privilege, seen with the wonder of a child.” – Mark Badgley & James Mischka TRENDS: Beading, [...]

Tags: ken downing, Badgley Mischka, chrissy teigen, fashion week 2013, flapper, Hofit Golan, Jacques Henri Lartigue, James Mischka, john legend, June Ambrose, Kelly Killoren Bensimon, Mark Badgley, Niki Taylor, nyfw, Petra Nemacova, Spring 2014
Peter Som Spring 2014

Peter Som Spring 2014

  by Channing Hargrove

DESIGNER: Peter Som INSPIRATION: Surf style goes below 14th Street TRENDS: Oversized sweaters, short shorts, Bermuda shorts, mixing graphic prints, skorts, tweed, and crop tops. PALATTE: Black, white, floral, orange, and [...]

Tags: ken downing, alexandra daddario, Bryanboy, Hamish Bowles, Mickey Sumner, nyfw, nyfw spring 2014, olivia palermo, Peter Som, Show Reviews, Spring 2014, Style Scoop
Kate Spade Spring 2014

Kate Spade Spring 2014

  by Bianca Posterli

DESIGNER: Deborah Lloyd INSPIRATION: Wanderlust and the idea of travel without a destination or itinerary. TRENDS: Blurred patterns, sheer paneling, a focus on the natural waist, color blocking. PALETTE: hot pink, black and white, [...]

Tags: ken downing, Brad Goreski, fashion week, fashion week spring 2014, Kate Spade, kate spade spring 2014, stefano tonchi