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Zang Toi Spring 2019: Homage to Yves Saint Laurent

“This collection is a very personal, very special one. It is a fan letter to my favorite designer, the late Yves Saint Laurent,” wrote Zang Toi in his very brief press notes. So, when the first model came out wearing a silk faille strapless jumpsuit layered under a floor length …
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Ozlana Spring 2019: Streetwear Turns Romantic #NYFW

With the buying power of Millennials becoming stronger each year, fashion labels like Australian brand Ozlana recognize that to cater to this generation’s individualistic fashion style, they have to up their game. And for Spring 2019, Ozlana did just that as it gave an edgy yet romantic take on street …
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Rebecca Taylor Spring 2019: Modern & Nostalgic

“This season, I was inspired by Deborah Turbeville’s beautiful photographs from the 1970’s. She had a deep appreciation for historical settings and her photographs always portrayed a story that was both modern and nostalgic,” wrote Rebecca Taylor on her press notes. Staying true to her muse, Rebecca Taylor created ethereal …
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Nozomi Kuwahara Spring 2019 at Global Fashion Collective #NYFW

“Rainbow shaved ice, tropical fruits, and flowers have inspired the ‘VaCaTioN in Hawaii’ collection for the Spring/Summer 2019 season,” said Japanese designer Nozomi Kuwahara on the press notes. Using vivid colors interspersed with a pastel shade of green and a black & gray combo for dramatic effect, soft textured fabrics …
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Kim Tiziana Rottmüller Spring 2019 at Global Fashion Collective #NYFW

Titled “Oblivion,” the Kim Tiziana Rottmüller Spring 2019 collection is “a spiritual story taking inspiration from a seductive witch, a symbol for our transcendental self and inner magical power,” noted in the press notes. And with the models dressed like a modern personification of characters from the Grimm’s fairy tales, …
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Not Dead Yet Spring 2019 at Global Fashion Collective #NYFW

Grunge lives at the Not Dead Yet, the label by award-winning Canadian designer Adam Lin-Bungag. Proposing oversized sleeves, raw edges, Dr Martens, hanging chains and studs in silhouettes that have a little bit of Goth, biker chic, even the industrial Brooklyn look, this collection is too polished to be the …
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Profanity By LillzKillz Spring 2019 at Global Fashion Collective

Inspired by “a middle-class family and their beat-up car,” Canadian designer LillzKillz creating under the label Profanity sent out a high concept collection that include old car parts from seatbelts to car seat headrest. Using transparent vinyl, video game prints and bold bright colorways in vibrant yello, tangerine orange, royal …
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Nicholas K Spring 2019: The Phoenix Rises from the Ashes

Last September, the Friday before fashion week, Nicholas K lost almost everything – their design and photo studio, showroom and a large part of their design archive due to a fire on the ground floor of their office building. Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, the brand visited their …
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Custo Barcelona Spring 2019: Summer Nights

Described as “showing off its nocturnal side,” Custo Barcelona proposed a collection that is best worn from dusk till dawn. Appropriately titled “Aftersun,” the collection is meant to be worn during summer nights when you are ready for fun. Designed for the confident woman who knows who she is and …