Category: New York

New York

Introducing: GENEVIEVE LAKE, 2018 Supima Competition Finalist

GENEVIEVE LAKE Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising Inspired by Project Runway, Genevieve Lake watched every episode of the first season and would sketch her own designs alongside the contestants. She quickly fell in love with sketching clothing and took it one step further when she designed her first dress …
New York

Woman Power at the 11th Supima Cotton Design Competition

Surprise! The final line-up of student designers for its 11th Supima Cotton Design Competition is composed of women. As announced by Supima on July 17th, these seven women who hails from schools all over the country have been given the mandate to create capsule collections using Supima cotton fabrics. The …
New York

Death to Tennis Spring 2019: Color me Bright(on) #NYFWMen

If you’ve ever been in Brighton Beach (England), then you have seen the brightly painted huts that line the beaches. This season, William Watson and Vincent Oshin, the design duo behind Death to Tennis pulled inspiration from the nostalgic feel of Brighton Beach-life echoing the wonderful colors painted onto the …
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Artists in Residence A_I_R Spring 2019: California Dreamin’

The respected tradition of collaboration brings the Artists in Residence A_I_R Spring/Summer 2019 collection front and center, its second season during New York Fashion Week Men. Even before the first silhouette was conceptualized by designer Jeffrey L. Sebelia, A_I_R asked Artist Sharon Lee to carve certain animals and objects that …
New York

Head of State Spring 2019: A Trip Down Memory Lane Debut

With a cast of a predominantly African-descent models, Nigerian-born designer Taofeek Abijako sent out bell bottom pants, loose-fitting high waisted trousers, trucker jackets and fitted sweatshirts giving the collection a distinct 1970s feel, especially with most of the models sporting afro hairdos. With the Seventies back in the limelight, expect …
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Backstage: Landlord Spring 2019

With the famous Bill Gates quote “Be Nice To Nerds” printed at the back of the crews’ jackets, one would think that the collection was inspired by the tech billionaire. Yet according to the press notes, “The collection is inspired by the surf and skateboard subculture of that era from …