Nolcha Shows Spring/Summer 2017: Rohitava Banerjee | ACID NYC | Samantha Leibowitz

On September 12th, I attended the 5pm Spring/Summer 2017 shows of Nolcha Fashion Week at Artbeam Studios in Chelsea, which featured Samantha Leibowitz, ACID NYC and Rohitava Banerjee. Samantha Leibowitz displayed her ready-to-wear collection of trendy pieces inspired by art and architecture. Chic cocktail dresses that can be worn to the office or a night out on the town were prevalent in the collection, which … Continue reading Nolcha Shows Spring/Summer 2017: Rohitava Banerjee | ACID NYC | Samantha Leibowitz

Fashion & Architecture Combine On the Catwalk

On July 17th, model and entrepreneur Jessica Minh Anh will transform a solar power plant, Gemasolar, in Seville, Spain into a fashion catwalk for J Summer Fashion Show 2015. But, this won’t be just any runway, Jessica will be unveiling the world’s first solar-powered catwalk at the highly anticipated event which will showcase one-of-a-kind haute couture, flamenco, and jewelry collections, while also serving as a … Continue reading Fashion & Architecture Combine On the Catwalk

Highlights From Nolcha Fashion Week’s September 11th 7:30pm Runway

On September 11th, I attended the 7:30pm runway show of Nolcha Fashion Week. The night’s show was jammed pack with an audience eager to see the creations from up-and-coming designers Mariana Valentina, Leka, Lum, Studio 6th Sense and Nina Athanasiou. The designers did not disappoint. Mariana Valentina’s line on women’s eveningwear kicked off the show with freely flowing silk gowns. Next up, were breathtaking dresses by Léka, … Continue reading Highlights From Nolcha Fashion Week’s September 11th 7:30pm Runway

Tweezerman’s Mix ‘N Match Runway Prints Collection

While it may not be possible for everyone to experience fashion week in-person, Tweezerman has made it possible to carry around the trendy prints seen on the runway with stylish must-have accessories for any make up bag with its Mix ‘N Match Runway Prints Collection.  Available exclusively at Sephora, the collection includes: Mix ‘N Match Runway Prints Unbreakable Mirrors: $15.00 each – The perfect size … Continue reading Tweezerman’s Mix ‘N Match Runway Prints Collection

Backstage Beauty: Emerson by Jackie Fraser-Swan Fall 2013

On February 10th, I went backstage at Emerson’s Fall 2013 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Studio at Lincoln Center. The team of Red Door Spa, led by National Creative Director and Master Stylist Zahir Ziani, was responsible for the teased up-do seen on the runway. The hair, as described by Ziani, was created to look effortless and natural, “as if the model put … Continue reading Backstage Beauty: Emerson by Jackie Fraser-Swan Fall 2013

Nolcha Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013: M.N ALOUSH

When the first model of a show emerges wearing a Catwoman mask, you immediately know you are about to witness something amazing. Bold, edgy and chic are words I would use to describe the fashions of Middle-Eastern duo Mesho and Nouf Abothnain, who presented their latest collection at Nolcha Fashion Week on Wednesday, September 12th at Pier 59 Studios in New York City. Daring, sexy creations surfaced onto the runway … Continue reading Nolcha Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2013: M.N ALOUSH

Couture Fashion Week – Isabel Zapardiez – Couture Bridal Designs

On Friday, February 16th, I attended the fashion presentation of Spanish designer Isabel Zapardiez, who unveiled a selection of stunning couture bridal designs inside the iconic Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City. Every model emerged as poised goddesses draped in silk satin, muslin, organza, tulle and brocade. Embellishments of Chantilly lace, crystals, mother-of-pearl and silver added to the drama and … Continue reading Couture Fashion Week – Isabel Zapardiez – Couture Bridal Designs