Author: Errol Murray

New York Runway Shows

REEM ACRA S/S 2012

Returning to the runway after sitting out the fall/winter season it is was clear that Ms. Acra had taken the time to grow her vision of young refined glamour. Presented was a collection of printed and glittering frocks. Embroideries on tulle, whispery chiffons,  pencil dresses and skirts were all done …
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Carolina Herrera: S/S 2012 Cowboys & Bauhaus

In past seasons up through the present  Ms. Herrera has been experimenting with the use decorative embellishments in her design. For spring she’s taken elements from past experimentations combined with her love of Bauhaus and given us a vision of her world. This was Carolina Herrera at her most chic. …
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SHAMASK: S/S 2012 Fashions’ Monk

Known for his austere silhoulettes, Ronaldus Shamask has been absent for more than a decade from the often circus world of high fashion. Quietly creating  four collections a year for the likes of Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Ave. , Bergdorf Goodman and Barneys. On wed the 14th of September at …
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LUCA LUCA S/S 2012 Vintage Hollywood

Creative director Raul Melgoza started his show with an airy white tuxedo dress with pops of  bright lime green and turquoise. Wonderful! The collection featured numerous draped and tucked silk and monochromatic whites and blacks drizzled with bold patterns.The latter sometimes mixed to overload. All harkening back to an image …
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RICHARD CHAI: S/S 2012 Love Collection

For spring, Richard Chai presented his mens and women’s collection together. A first.  As FASHION WINDOWS has stated we are noticing a return to the 70’s. Cultivating a hippie surf vibe.  A variety of prints and textures that are bohemian without overkill. Look 1 made the statement that the rest  collection was to …
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ZANG TOI: A vision of Africa

September 13, 2011 Zang TOI exists in an rarefied world. Reserved only for those with humility, talent and vision. This evening at Lincoln Center Mr.TOI once again held his audience captive as he presented his vision of Africa. With look 1: a silk gazar linen goddess coat bordered with 24k …
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BCBG: An amalgamation of color blocking

NEW YORK, Sep9, 2011 –Fashion Windows would like to note that for spring/summer 2012 is shaping up to be a return to the 70’s. At the very least, it is trending as we go to press. This has been evident in a number of shows this season, but none more …
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Concept Korea: Lie Sang Bong

NEW YORK, Mar 12, 2011/ — The acclaimed designer Lie Sang Bong began his womenswear brand in 1985 and since then has created glamorous avant-garde collections seen throughout the world. With his Paris-based brand Lie Sang Bong, he has dressed Korea’s First Ladies and some of the world’s most fashionable …