Couture Spring Summer 2019

In anticipation of attending the Ready to Wear shows in Paris in a few weeks, I’ve been eagerly watching the Couture Collections. It was a wonderful upbeat season, filled with bold colours, beautiful silhouettes, and exquisite details. Since it’s so close to ...

Fendi’s 90th Anniversary Show

Location
Rome, Italy at the newly restored Trevi Fountain.

90th Anniversary celebration
The runway show marked the 90th Anniversary of the Fendi Brand. Designer Karl Lagerfeld has been at the helm of the house since 1965.The ...

Chanel Couture Fall 2016

The Location
The Grand Palais, Paris

The Set
For the Autumn Winter Couture show, Karl Lagerfeld took the audience behind the scenes at the atelier, showcasing the women who creates the incredible collection. The team measured, ...

Louis Vuitton Resort in Rio

Location
Louis Vuitton’s Resort 2017 collection was showcased in Rio at the Oscar Niemeyer designed Niterói Contemporary Art Museum. This architectural marvel is located on a cliff side. The new age style building looks like it could have emerged from the ocean ...

Chanel Cruise in Cuba

Destination
¿Qué bolá Coco? The Chanel Cruise runway show took place in Havana on the island of Cuba. The American fashion press arrived in Cuba two hours before the first U.S. cruise ship docked in Havana, after nearly 40 years.

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Chanel Fall 2016

Location
The Grand Palais in Paris Set
The set was inspired by the rue Cambon Haute Couture salons where Gabrielle Chanel conducted her fittings and showed her creations. The space featured a white carpet and gold chairs, with all front row seats. Only Front ...

The best sleeves from Gucci

As soon as I looked at the images from the Gucci Fall 2016 show, I bookmarked the page to share with my students. In my Fashion Elements class, we talk about various types of garments. One of the sections we talk about ...

Alexander McQueen Fall 2016

Location
Lawrence Hall in London The Set
Sheer black screen was set up in the center of the venue to sections. The space for Sarah Burton’s surreal and whimsical collection. Inspiration
Tulles, sequins and embroideries adorned various garments depicting pretty ...

J.Crew Fall 2016

Location
Spring Studios in Lower Manhattan
New Women’s Wear Designer
The latest collection by J.Crew has fashion critics raving. ‘J.Crew is Back.’ There has been a switch up of designers – Tom Mora departed last June after 15 ...

Tommy Hilfiger Fall 2016

Location
Park Avenue Armory The Set
The set was a giant ship that resembled an early 20th-century passenger liner, complete with a starry night sky. Inspiration
This season Tommy Hilfiger explored his love of nautical. It was masculine meets ...

BCBGMAXAZRIA Fall 2016

Location
The Arc at Moynihan Station.
Anniversary Show
The BCBGMAXAZRIA’s Fall 2016 collection was their 40th runway show presented at NYFW. Front Row
Abbie Cornish (actress),  Petra Nemcova (model), Selita Ebanks (model/actress), Nina Agdal (model), Annet Mahendru (actress), Amanda ...