Mercedes Benz Fashion Week

Sadly, another New York Fashion Week is winding down. While we’ve all been admiring the hottest looks from the biggest designers this week, we’ve also been keeping our eyes open for all the celebrity sightings, and critiquing their outfits just as much as the ones we’ve seen on the runways. From Chris Brown and Karrueche‘s meme-worthy […]

Puerto Rican designer Luis Antonio, is no newcomer to fashion with his creations seen on the likes of Jennifer Lopez. But for his fashion week debut, instead of getting his feet wet, he took a plunge by drawing inspiration from the sea for his aptly titled “Maritime” show. Every look spied on the models, who […]

Mara Hoffman, synonymous with her swimwear designs consisting of vibrant kaleidoscopes of color, decided to trade in the flashy for a more muted scheme for her S/S 15 collection appropriately titled “The Sunrisers”. The collection consisted of pieces that echoed ‘70’s inspiration mixed in with a few 2014 trends. Considering prints have made major appearances […]

Using a runway adorned with a dreamlike art instillation of 1,188 glass titles Korean designer, Lie Sang Bong brought springtime bliss to the Lincoln Center’s Salon venue. Through the use of this visual backdrop, the designer displayed a collage of tranquil motifs that set the stage for his S/S concept. What followed down the runway […]

Sometimes a show at Lincoln Center is more than just that. Sometimes, it’s a journey (Sorry, Anna Wintour), to another time or place, and for Nicholas K, we were whisked away on a Saharan adventure. After spending time in Morocco, brother-and-sister design duo Christopher and Nicholas Kunz set out to create something for the urban female […]

It really is all about the simple things, and it takes real skill to go back to the basics and master them as well as Taoray Wang has. An incredibly successful designer in China, Wang brought her eponymous line to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week for the first time this season to debut her Spring/Summer 2015 collection. While some designers aim […]

No, we can’t change the cards we’re dealt, but, as we were shown during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, those cards can be a source of inspiration for one of the most amazingly mystical collections shown at the pavilion at Lincoln Center. Of course, we aren’t talking about your regular ol’ playing cards here. It was David Palladini’s tarot cards Australian […]

With autumn upon us, the leaves outside Lincoln Center have slowly but surely begun changing colors, but is it too soon to wish I could just breeze straight into spring? And if not, may I do so in a flowing dress from BCBG Max Azria? During Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, the show for their Spring 2015 collection transformed […]

Last season, Skingraft presented us with the moody nomad goth, but for the springtime, designer Jonny Cota is lightening things up. Sort of. Unlike the Alpha line of mostly all black looks, Skingraft returns to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week with a slight splash of color and white-on-white ensembles, though the inspiration is still as dark as […]

Here comes the bride. And her bride. And also, the groom and his groom. On the sixth day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, guests in the salon of Lincoln Center stood at their feet as the show was opened by same-sex couples pronounced wife & wife and husband & husband by the power vested in Betsey Johnson. Her Spring […]

What’s black and white with colorful stripes all over? At Cedar Lake during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, life imitated art—street art, that is. The venue united us all to become part of the “New York Nation,” as assembled by DKNY in the Big Apple, with even bigger and bolder colors and cuts. An homage to the graffiti-filled city of dreams, […]

Since being a standout on the eighth season of Project Runway and moving on to dress none other than Beyoncé and other celebrities like her, Michael Costello’s name has been on the mouths of fashion folk far and wide. If you can recall, it was Michael who put Yoncé in that sheer floral gown at the Grammys (as if you […]