NEW YORK FASHION WEEK FALL 2013

J.Mendel Fall 2013

J.Mendel Fall 2013

  by Bianca Posterli

DESIGNER: J.Mendel INSPIRATION: A balance between decadence and discipline; the work of Gerhard Richter inspired Gilles Mendel to apply cumulative layers of color and fabric, drawing from a sumptuous palette of materials that exude pure [...]

Tags: New York Fashion Week Fall 2013, Cindi Leive, Gerhard Richter, J. Mendel, Jena Malone, kate lanphear, Katharine Heigl, nyfw, stefano tonchi, trish goff
Nanette Lepore Fall 2013

Nanette Lepore Fall 2013

  by Bianca Posterli

DESIGNER: Nanette Lepore INSPIRATION: A galactic mission to Mars, images of the Mars Rover. TRENDS: Holographic prints, coated wool, slight cutouts, sheer touches PALETTE: Olive, midnight violet, iridescent hues, black, bright [...]

Tags: New York Fashion Week Fall 2013, Arianna Huffington, Ella Rae Peck, nanette lepore, Nastia Liukin, nyfw, Patricia Clarkson, Selena Gomez, Vanessa Hudgens
Alice + Olivia Fall 2013

Alice + Olivia Fall 2013

  by Bianca Posterli

DESIGNER: Alice + Olivia INSPIRATION: Fantasy Street Style, a cool, clever free spirited girl wandering the streets of Paris. TRENDS: Layering, mixing textures and prints, brocade florals, embellished separates, laser cut [...]

Tags: New York Fashion Week Fall 2013, Alice & Olivia, anna sophia robb, Chloe Bridges, Ellen Wong, katharine mcphee, nyfw, the carrie diaries, Vanessa Hudgens
Jenny Packham Fall 2013

Jenny Packham Fall 2013

  by Nola Weinstein

DESIGNER: Jenny Packham INSPIRATION: The intellectual salons of 17th century Paris and the cultured women who filled them with their sharp whit and good taste. Away from the stifling protocols of court, these creative and enlightened [...]

Tags: New York Fashion Week Fall 2013, Aly Raisman, Jenny Packham, kate middleton, katherine heigl, nyfw, Vanessa Hudgens
Trina Turk Fall 2013

Trina Turk Fall 2013

  by Bianca Posterli

DESIGNER: Trina Turk INSPIRATION: A Southwestern feel paired with a menswear influence and a touch of the '70s helped Turk bring her California cool girl aesthetic to New York for her debut at Lincoln Center. TRENDS: Geometric & [...]

Tags: New York Fashion Week Fall 2013, NTFW, rachel zoe, trina turk
Live From the American Express Skybox: Carmen Marc Valvo's Parents Hoped He'd Become a Plastic Surgeon

Live From the American Express Skybox: Carmen Marc Valvo's Parents Hoped He'd Become a Plastic Surgeon

  by Channing Hargrove

Carmen Marc Valvo took his bow on the runway after showing his Fall 2013 collection and then headed up to the American Express Skybox with 666 Park Avenue actress Helena Mattsson (wearing Carmen, obvi) in tow. The designer chatted with [...]

Tags: New York Fashion Week Fall 2013, american express skybox, carmen marc valvo, helena mattson, new york fashion week