Archive for April, 2011

Delight: Advanced Fashion for Teenagers

Delight: Advanced Fashion for Teenagers
The designer duo Delight presented at Athens Fashion Week a Fall/Winter 2011/12 Collection which was an urban, eclectic mix of different materials in forms that were much more comfortable than appealing to the eye. Nevertheless this innocent approach made some of us rethink our relationship with cloths....
April 20th, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

Mina Stone: Attached to the Past

Mina Stone: Attached to the Past
Mina Stone Fall/Winter 2011/12 Collection, presented at Athens Fashion Week, was a plunge into grandma’s chest, a trip to the older days of Parisian, Grecian and Oriental style with vintage and futuristic elements merged into an attitude that was as dark and subtle as her colors. We loved the nice...
April 17th, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

Makis Tselios Raises Temperature!

Makis Tselios Raises Temperature!
Inspired by key lingerie items such as the baby-doll or the negligee, Makis Tselios presented at Athens Fashion Week a Spring/Summer 2011 Collection which translates every girl’s wish to look sexy in a balanced way, to be confident and feel comfortable with her look. All the pieces were wearable and...
April 14th, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

Another Bill Cunningham Photo!

Another Bill Cunningham Photo!
Photo: George & Joyce Mykoniatis Bill Cunningham is an 80-year-old teenager who holds in his archives the whole evolution of NY style along with notorious, one of a kind celebrity scenes from the city’s street culture! Persons and personalities of great appeal have all been captured by his...
April 12th, 2011 | Celebrity | Read More

Empire: Upcoming and Promising!

Empire: Upcoming and Promising!
Empire Fall/Winter 2011/12 Collection by Alice Hajipanayi, presented at Athens Fashion Week, was full of ultra-modern urban looks with 60’s-70’s highlights and beautiful contrasts of materials. We loved the neutral shades, the comfortable fabrics, the fitted pieces and the smart interplay with loose...
April 12th, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

Aslanis is All-Time Classic

Aslanis is All-Time Classic
Established Greek designer Aslanis presented all these “oh so many” collections of beachwear, casual looks, eveningwear and bridal gowns in one Spring/Summer 2011 mega show at Athens Fashion Week. He mostly impressed us with the volume of his work, and left us confused with countless less, more and...
April 10th, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

Paris Valtadoros: Lost in his Typhoon

Paris Valtadoros: Lost in his Typhoon
Name-evident but not proven in practice, “Typhoon” collection by Paris Valtadoros had to do with turbulence, intensity and passion. I wasn’t lost in some kind of colorful whirlpool but drown in unreasonably shiny fabrics, despite the fact that I could easily float into a pool of very interesting...
April 10th, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

Corina Vladescu: Subtle Energy

Corina Vladescu: Subtle Energy
Corina Vladescu in his “Noir” Fall/Winter 2011/12 Collection, presented at Athens Fashion Week, gave her modest but elegant version of 70’s chic, inspired by style icons such as Diana Vreeland, Gabrielle Coco Chanel, Jerry Hall, Bianca Jagger and Kate Moss. Neutral colors, transparencies, subtle...
April 10th, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

Panos Apergis: From Ethnic to Urban

Panos Apergis: From Ethnic to Urban
Provocative styling, traditional forms, ethnic patterns and edgy details are enough to indicate a very interesting Fall/Winter 2011/12 Collection, presented at the Athens Fashion Week. Modern elements and colors combined with tribal and folk motifs drawn from the everyday life of Greek monks, Asian nomads...
April 6th, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

Cristina Nitopi: A Stylish Duality for Men

Cristina Nitopi: A Stylish Duality for Men
A Sydney-based talented designer with international reputation, who has managed since his debut at Couture Fashion Week in New York (2007) to express herself better through fashion, showcased recently at Athens Fashion Week his edgy & stylish Menswear Fall/Winter 2011/12 Collection. With Italian...
April 5th, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

Vassilios Kostetsos: A Collection with NY Flavor!

Vassilios Kostetsos: A Collection with NY Flavor!
It was the collection we have seen in September 2010 during MB Fashion Week in NY, presented for second time now, during Athens Fashion Week. We liked it very much then and we still find it attractive. Spring/Summer 2011 Collection had a theme supported by several features in many imaginative variations....
April 3rd, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More

During Athens Fashion Week

During Athens Fashion Week
Apart from the designers shows, Athens Fashion Week had other points of attraction such as exhibitions by fashion design and art students, new designers, famous photographers and the established Greek designer Daphne Valente. Photographers inspired by Valente’s iconic ruffled scarf presented photos...
April 3rd, 2011 | Events | Read More

Dassios Opens Athens Fashion Week

Dassios Opens Athens Fashion Week
Athens Fashion Week started with a fabulous, theatrical show by designer Dassios. It was an amazing Fall/Winter 2011/12 Collection, full of inspiration, color and elements of story telling. We saw unique hand-crafted overcoats, coats, jackets, vests, bags and other accessories made of high quality furs,...
April 3rd, 2011 | Catwalk | Read More