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New York Fashion Week FW21 – LRS Alludes to NYC’s Rebirth and the Power of Creativity

New York Fashion Week FW21 – LRS Alludes to NYC’s Rebirth and the Power of Creativity
LRS’s FW 2021 collection is a love letter to creatives continuing to create despite it all. It is an ode to the renaissance of art that designer Raul Solis hopes will follow New York City’s “death,” and eventual return. It is an ode to survivors and ultimately, an expression of hope. Inspired...
February 19th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Gabriela Hearst Designs For Those Who Shine Bright

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Gabriela Hearst Designs For Those Who Shine Bright
Gabriela Hearst who has also been recently appointed as Creative Director at the historic luxury fashion house Chloé, designs with effortlessness and personality in mind. Her latest FW21 collection reassures her presence in the fashion industry as a creative force who appreciates quality and innate...
February 19th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Willy Chavarria Makes Extreme and Oversize Look Like a Classic

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Willy Chavarria Makes Extreme and Oversize Look Like a Classic
Rounded, squarish, oversize, unconventional, unexpected, and avant-garde are all attributes of the fascinating FW21 silhouettes we saw at the NYFW by none other than Willy Chavarria. Inspired probably by utilitarian uniforms and sportswear, these casual wardrobe separates and outerwear pieces for men...
February 18th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2021 – Kim Shui is Dressing You for an Imaginary Vacay

New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2021 – Kim Shui is Dressing You for an Imaginary Vacay
For Fall/Winter 2021, as presented digitally at the NYFW, Kim Shui is inspired by that island trip she didn’t go on. Slinky silk with mesh and velvet in vibrant colors allude to her imaginary escape. Exotic prints and colors, sensual & playful cutouts, bodycon silhouettes, sarong-style knot-ties,...
February 18th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – The Academy New York Urges You to Experience Rather Than Escape

New York Fashion Week FW21 – The Academy New York Urges You to Experience Rather Than Escape
The Academy New York is a luxury women’s brand by former Obedient Sons and Daughters founder and designer, Swaim Hutson. The brand is rooted in menswear, and seasonally available in unisex sizing. Each collection consists of classic pieces, tailor-made in the USA as well as Portugal. Small production,...
February 18th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Theophilio is Finding Solace in the Idea of the Everyday Superhero

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Theophilio is Finding Solace in the Idea of the Everyday Superhero
Edvin Thompson, designer of the contemporary clothing brand Theophilio originally developed his line as admission to the stories the world fails to comprehend. Fusing the nostalgia of his juvenile years in Jamaica with New York City’s progressive culture, the use of upcycling clothing and authenticity...
February 18th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Studio 189 is a Steady Voice in the Realm of Sustainability

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Studio 189 is a Steady Voice in the Realm of Sustainability
Sustainability in fashion is often a promise that is yet to be kept. Still, there are strong voices in the market who try to apply eco-friendly and ethical practices in their manufacturing, logistics, and operations. Studio 189 is one of them. The brand participated in the NYFW digitally with a FW21...
February 18th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2021 – Cinq à Sept Refreshes Boho-Chic

New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2021 – Cinq à Sept Refreshes Boho-Chic
Wearability and playful, sophisticated details are the main goals of this brand. Femininity and balance, a discreet fashion statement to be appreciated among fashionistas, are keywords for the Cinq à Sept FW21 collection, presented digitally at the NYFW. Let’s go through the designer’s notes...
February 18th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2021 – Mr. Saturday is Highlighting Youth Cultures

New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2021 – Mr. Saturday is Highlighting Youth Cultures
Continuing the brand’s study of ephemera and cultural progression from the perspective of historical study, the Mr. Saturday Autumn/Winter 2021 “Both Direction At Once” collection reflects on the similarities between different generations and draws inspiration from Evelyn Waugh’s novel, ‘Vile...
February 18th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Jonathan Simhkai on Human Connection and Craftsmanship

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Jonathan Simhkai on Human Connection and Craftsmanship
Hard to hide that Jonathan Simkhai is one of my favorite designers of the NYFW calendar, yet I’m still allowed to stress that this FW21 collection of his, was one of his most intimate and mature in his gleaming career so far. He is resourceful in the use of materials and techniques and imaginative...
February 18th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – NIHL Creates a Queer Wardrobe with Great Conversation-Starters

New York Fashion Week FW21 – NIHL Creates a Queer Wardrobe with Great Conversation-Starters
A queer wardrobe isn’t just a bunch of colorful, dazzling outfits inspired by divas of the past, and screaming “more is more.” This NIHL FW21 collection, presented digitally at the NYFW, shows that this wardrobe hides some artisanal gems, hours of experimentation with old & new...
February 18th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Bibhu Mohapatra Pays Homage to Women of Charm & Influence

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Bibhu Mohapatra Pays Homage to Women of Charm & Influence
Clothes with special meaning are memorable ones. Those that are also graced with couture-level details and other imaginative elements are destined to last in your wardrobe. Red-carpet worthy and sensational with beautiful colors, rich embroidery, and timeless silhouettes, the FW21 creations by Bibhu...
February 17th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2021 – LBV Redefines the 70s Superstar Look

New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2021 – LBV Redefines the 70s Superstar Look
Glamour is an attribute that tends to be innate. People drawn to stardust are also into fabulous clothes. This LBV FW21 collection by Creative Director Elizabeth Kennedy, presented digitally at the NYFW is made for the unapologetically glamorous! It was inspired by the musicians and artists who electrified...
February 17th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – C+plus Series On Psychoanalysis and Experimentation

New York Fashion Week FW21 – C+plus Series On Psychoanalysis and Experimentation
Conceptual designers are either referencing a theme or create a brand-new concept around experimental techniques. The process is always complex but in this case, it pays off. We found many intriguing pieces in this out-of-the-ordinary collection presented digitally at the NYFW. “Awakening Consciousness”...
February 17th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Rosetta Getty Explores the Space Between Reality & Fantasy

New York Fashion Week FW21 – Rosetta Getty Explores the Space Between Reality & Fantasy
Rosetta Getty presented an arts-inspired lookbook and collection for Fall/Winter 2021 at the mostly-digital NYFW. For this season, Rosetta Getty continues a collaboration with artist Bernadette Van-Huy of Bernadette Corporation. Getty shares, “I have so much admiration and respect for Bernadette and...
February 17th, 2021 | Catwalk | Read More