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

The 2016 International Dwarf Fashion Show

New York Fashion week broke barriers this year from featuring models wearing hijabs to models with disabilities, but Japan isn’t far behind in reinventing the standard of beauty that is represented on the runway. On October 26th, the third International Dwarf Fashion Show was held in Tokyo as part of Japanese Fashion Week with the goal challenging the discriminatory practices in the beauty and fashion … Continue reading The 2016 International Dwarf Fashion Show

Pakistani designers get platform to showcase bridal designs

Last week, the Pakistan Fashion Design Council (PFDC) showcased an amazing variety of bridal fashions from Pakistani designers in collaboration with L’Oréal Paris. The council is a nonprofit based in Lahore that was established in September 2006 to provide a platform for domestic and international Pakistani designers to help build their brands. These designers wouldn’t otherwise have the ability to showcase their works at the … Continue reading Pakistani designers get platform to showcase bridal designs

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

Nail Art: CND for Libertine S/S 2017

CND created 25 jaw-dropping nail designs for the Libertine Spring/Summer 2017 runway show during New York Fashion Week, which took place at Skylight Clarkson Sq. Inspired by Libertine’s punk rock collection, the nails evoked the 1970s and ‘80s, but also had an unusual twist of Victorian and new wave elements. CND artists put in nearly 300 combined hours to create the one-of-a-kind handcrafted nail looks, … Continue reading Nail Art: CND for Libertine S/S 2017

NYFW 2016 Fashion Week Breaks Barriers

Post by Jolevette New York Fashion Week is known for its daring styles from designers across the globe. But this year, NYFW has become a runway for global hope and change. It could not come at a better time when world leaders have arrived in New York for the 71st General Assembly of the United Nations to discuss the challenges facing our world today such … Continue reading NYFW 2016 Fashion Week Breaks Barriers

Fashion Row: What Celebrities Are Wearing to NYFW Shows

Often when I look at the fashion shown during some runway presentations, I ask myself, “Who would really be daring enough to wear that?” But, then I remember that fashion shows are simply a breeding ground for us to discover the next big trends among a sea of over-the-top extravagance. They know the average person can’t or won’t wear some of the garments they display, … Continue reading Fashion Row: What Celebrities Are Wearing to NYFW Shows

Go Big or Go Home: NYFW Embraces Natural Hair Trend

From 3a to 4c, textured hair has been seen on almost every runway during this season’s Spring/Summer 2017 New York Fashion Week shows. This new acceptance of playful, thick locks is the industry’s way of making a statement that natural hair is beautiful, and, having a moment. Below we share our top picks of gorgeous natural hair looks that hypnotized the catwalks. Continue reading Go Big or Go Home: NYFW Embraces Natural Hair Trend