Bridal Fashion Week: Casablanca Bridal Celebrates 20th Anniversary

On Sunday, October 8, I attended the Spring Casablanca Bridal 2018 Collection Runway Presentation at the Altman Building in NYC, in celebration of the brand’s 20th anniversary, or as Kevin Lu, CEO & Founder of Casablanca bridal put it, “20 years of beautiful brides, in beautiful dresses, sharing beautiful love stories.” Before the show began, guests were invited to immerse themselves in a museum-style display … Continue reading Bridal Fashion Week: Casablanca Bridal Celebrates 20th Anniversary

NYFW Recap: Runa Ray’s S/S 2018

Last week I attended Runa Ray’s fashion presentation which made being eco-conscious chic, with whimsical, freely flowing pieces. Various species of plants were pressed into the silks and cottons, while other pieces were organically dyed with natural ingredients such as turmeric and pomegranate peels. The show ended with a show-stopping gown called “The Bleeding Dress,” which read, “Imagination is the only weapon against reality.” Through … Continue reading NYFW Recap: Runa Ray’s S/S 2018

NYFW Recap: S/S Indonesian 2018 Diversity Show

Last week I attained the Spring/Summer Indonesian Diversity show at NYFW at The Dream hotel in Chelsea. The amazing show featured five Indonesian designers, who presented their luxury collections, two of which featured models wearing traditional headwear. I created a video of the presentations by Vivi Zubedi and Dian Pelangi, which you can view on my Instagram here. Designer Barli Asmara amazed everyone in the … Continue reading NYFW Recap: S/S Indonesian 2018 Diversity Show

NOLCHA SHOWS RECAP: Fashion Week Designer Merges Streetwear with Classic Chic

On September 8th, I attended the The Nolcha Shows at New York Fashion Week at Industria Studios. This year marked the 10th anniversary of the event, which provides a platform for emerging designers to showcase their creations to a group of industry influencers, buyers and press. I attended the 1pm “All Comes From Nothing” show by designer Eva Yiwel Xu. The collection was inspired by … Continue reading NOLCHA SHOWS RECAP: Fashion Week Designer Merges Streetwear with Classic Chic

NYFW Recap: SAKU New York

Emerging New York based designer, Lissa Koo, showcased the latest collection from her ready-to-wear brand, SAKU New York, during New York Fashion Week. The items in the collection featured rich blacks that were juxtaposed by pale pinks, whites and greys, creating an interplay of contrast in each piece. Playful ruffles, as well as light, see-though chiffon accentuated some of the looks that easily moved against … Continue reading NYFW Recap: SAKU New York

Recap: Nolcha’s Fall/Winter 2017 “Ones To Watch Show”

Every season, I attend shows during New York Fashion week, and as much as I look forward to seeing the work of top designers, it’s actually more exciting to see the work of rising starts. On Monday afternoon, Nolcha Shows held its “Ones To Watch” presentation, which spotlights emerging brands. I eagerly took my seat to await the amazing show I knew I would be … Continue reading Recap: Nolcha’s Fall/Winter 2017 “Ones To Watch Show”

Eerie Fashion Vibes at Spring/Summer 2017 Dubai Fashion Week

There’s something surreal and ethereal going on with the fashion seen during Dubi fashion week. An eerie pallet of muted tones was seen in many shows, which some may describe as whimsical, while others may see as mysterious and somewhat ghostly. Either way they are all absolutely mesmerizing. Look at some of the fashions and let us know what you think. Continue reading Eerie Fashion Vibes at Spring/Summer 2017 Dubai Fashion Week