Recap: Leanne Marshall’s Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection

Leanne Marshall’s Autumn/Winter 2017 collection featured stunning gowns inspired by medieval times. The medieval theme was even prevalent with the hair styling of the models, who donned low ponytails that were draped with gathered to create a “Rapunzal” effect. Gowns and separates in the collection featured intricate beading, plunging necklines, thigh high slits and plenty of softy flowing silks and chiffons. The colors of the … Continue reading Recap: Leanne Marshall’s Autumn/Winter 2017 Collection

Art Hearts New York Fashion Week Recap

Last week, Art Hearts Fashion presented the collections of over 20 designers at New York Fashion Week over the course of three days. The shows are part of New York’s most fashionable time of year, but it’s quickly emerging as its own mini fashion week within the big industry event. Attendees of the shows were able to network and mingle on the upper level of … Continue reading Art Hearts New York Fashion Week Recap

Art Hearts Fashion Closes NYFW With a Bang

Last Thursday, I attended the Art Hearts Fashion show, which closed out Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week with an amazing display of one-of-a-find pieces. Designer Mister Triple X kicked off the show with a sophisticated street wear line for men and women. Bold prints and subdued colors were characteristics of the collection, with the only major burst of color seen with fiery red pants worn by one … Continue reading Art Hearts Fashion Closes NYFW With a Bang

Katty Xiomara Fashion Week S/S 2015 Runway Show

On Tuesday September 8th, I attended the Spring/Summer 2015 runway show of Portuguese designer Katty Xiomara at Nolcha Fashion Week in New York City. The award-wining designer presented a collection that features asymmetrical cuts, geometrical patters, and an overall organic aesthetic. Some of the garments had a tomboy look with attached white collars and pieces that resemble an over-sized man’s suit shirt. Simultaneously, Ximara created … Continue reading Katty Xiomara Fashion Week S/S 2015 Runway Show

Kati Stern’s Venexiana S/S 2015 Collection

On September 9th, I attended the Spring/Summer Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week runway show of Kati Stern Venexiana, known as the go-to fashion house for rock-n-roll haute couture. As the last show of Saturday night, the presentation did not disappoint. Fifty-seven gorgeous evening gowns graced the runway, captivating the audience with a show of freely flowing fabrics and intricate crystal detailing. The collection itself is a unique … Continue reading Kati Stern’s Venexiana S/S 2015 Collection

Couture Design House Draws From Historic Royalty

TeKay Designs, a couture house based in Houston, debuted its “Queen of the Brides” royalty themed bridal gowns during New York Fashion week this past February. The collection was inspired by the elegance of historic monarchas, and featured luxury fabrics, textures and colors. Not only were the gowns unique, but the faces that graced the runway were as well, as diversity was applied to the model … Continue reading Couture Design House Draws From Historic Royalty

Couture Fashion Week New York 2/14/14 6pm Show

On Friday, February 14th I attended the 6pm show of Couture Fashion Week featureing designers Nonye Lumm Couture, Wesley Petermann and Marisol Henriquez. Set to the pulsating beats of African music Nonye Lumm Couture was first up with a vivid display of gorgeous evening gowns, billowing dresses and tailored suits. The edgy androgynous creations of swiss designer Wesley Petermann was up next. Highlights included a show-stopping fur dress creation, and a flamboyant Lady-Gaga-esqe … Continue reading Couture Fashion Week New York 2/14/14 6pm Show