Highlights of Milan Spring 2012

Here are some of the best of Milan Fashion Week (thus far). There were some surprises: Blumarine CAN make ladylike dresses, Roberto Cavalli jumped niche and designed a jaw dropping collection, Salvatore Ferragamo has found color in a major way, … Continue reading

Emily Muller SS2012 -Vintage Borrowed Bohemian

The Emily Muller program titled the collection as “Escape” evoking a summer hiatus. The Arts major from Skidmore College is cutting her teeth (or should we say cloth) on a venture she seems wonderfully suited for. Boston Fashion Week headline … Continue reading

Boston Fashion Week

This is a big year in Boston for Fashion Week. The Tents are up! Since the venue and attendance is smaller than New York Fashion Week, there is an element of posh, even slightly lavish, intimacy that feels incredibly like … Continue reading

Ralph Lauren Spring 2012

Gone are the cowboy boots and silver belt buckles. Ralph Lauren dipped into the 1900’s era of dewy eyed beauties of the soft deco sort who wore cloche hats of the Great Roaring 20’s or drove around in butter yellow … Continue reading

Norma Kamali Spring 2012

In a new twist on fashion, Norma Kamali, one of the industry’s innovative heavy hitters, presented not a runway show but a screening of her line in 3D and neon graphics in the Lincoln Center Atrium. She admits to stepping … Continue reading