The rise in Asian designers is very apparent at NY Fashion Week, and Hanako Maeda is standing out with her fashion line ADEAM (the designer’s family name backward). The young designer’s collection was ethereal and modern, inspired by the musical ‘Into the Woods.’ See the video for the presentation and interview with Hanako Maeda.
Comfortable elegance, shapes and silhouettes for every woman was what Cesar Galindo told us he was after with his FW 2013 collection. And that’s exactly what he delivered. Watch footage of the Cesar Galindo show and interview here, plus more show interviews backstage with the lead makeup artist and hair stylist, models, and celebrity manicurist.
Vivienne Tam decided to go punk and Pop Art for her Fall Winter 2013 collection. She wanted to celebrate individuality, the essence of yin and yang, and the idea of taking imagery from popular culture that pays tribute to the ordinary object and the everyday person. She intricately melded the concepts into a straightforward collection full of red, white, black, and electric blue hues. Silk, wool, and leather were some of the fabrics chosen to create the muti-dimensional silhouettes. Watch our interview with Vivienne Tam and with the lead hairstylist for the show. Also see video of the show followed by post-show commentary from Carmen Electra.
Son Jung Wan’s Fall/Winter 2013 collection, “Dynamic Romance,” was inspired by the painter Kandinsky and by the Catherine Palace in Russia. The color palette was very neutral tones and warm grays that were accented with pops of color such as ox blood. Watch our interview with the Korean designer to learn more about the collection, plus see backstage interviews with the hair stylist, makeup artist, and models. Post-show commentary provided by style icon Patrick McDonald and more.
Katya Leonovich’s runway show was full of bold prints that resembled paintings and structured dresses that looked like sculptures for Fall 2013. Watch our interview with the Russian designer and painter, plus take a look at video …
Nicole Miller’s FW 2013 collection was all about layers, just in time for the NYC blizzard. Even though the palette was filled with a lot of moody dark colors, the pieces really popped, and the designer did not disappoint her fans. We had a chance to interview the designer about her timeless fashion, plus we talked backstage with the lead makeup artist and hair stylist for the show. Fashion photographer and former model Nigel Barker and Nichole Galicia, who just starred in Django Unchained, gave us their impressions of the collection post-show.
Once again, Moncler was the most theatrical show at New York Fashion Week. It showed a perfect balance between fashion and art, and left you with an unforgettable experience that will inspire many to buy their clothes.
Noon by Noor kept their FW 2013 collection young, fun, luxurious and well-fitted. See the video for the runway show and interviews with Behind The Velvet Ropes’ Lauren Ezersky & Real Housewifes’ Alex McCord.
With Charlotte Ronson’s DJ sister Samantha Ronson playing cool classic 60′s tunes to accompany the collection that had a very ’60′s feel, the designer explained that she was inspired by her English roots for her FW 2013 designs. …
Rebecca Minkoff’s FW 2013 collection was that collection that any stylish woman will be immediately wanting to add to their closet. The models walked down the runway with slick-straight hair, marbleized nails, and standout cobalt blue eyeliner. The Nashville music duo Wild Card played live as the models did their thing strutting down the runway. The music definitely brought a cool edge that made the whole show all the more appealing. Watch the video to see the show, plus backstage interviews with the designer herself and the lead makeup artist and hairstylist.