Category: Fashion Designers

Fashion Designers

Debra Rodman Debuts at the Design Suite

LOS ANGELES, Mar 25, 2006/ FW/ — Believing that ‘feminine beauty should sacrifice nothing,’ Debra Rodman launched her second career as a fashion designer after years of being a writer and poet. Designing clothes is a very different creative endeavor compared to poetry, yet Rodman does it with élan. The …
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Giuliano Fujiwara: Inventive Mastercraftsman

MILAN, Jan 19, 2006 (Updated May 14, 2009) / FW/ — Established in Milan in the late 1980s, Fujiwara Design Studio was the brainchild of Giuliano Fujiwara, of his lucid perception of the potential of blending Japan and Italy, their design and manufacturing traditions, on the somewhat testing ground of …
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Pink Tartan Spring 2006: Sweet & Pretty

DALLAS, Dec 12, 2005/ FW/ — With eclectic references for Spring 2006, Kimberly Mimram designing under the label Pink Tartan proposes sweet and pretty looks that are simply irresistible. Obi belts and sashes, ruffles and box pleats provide accents to blouses, dresses and gowns. Alternating between structured and fluid silhouettes, …
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Joseph Domingo: A Renaissance Man

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 23, 2005/FW/ — Well-known in the Bay Area for his made-to-measure and custom-made clothing, Joseph Domingo studied Architecture and Interior design before engaging in his true passion of fashion. A favorite of San Francisco’s social set, Domingo designs for both men and women, including sportswear, swimwear, evening …
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Bernhard Willhelm: Up Close & Personal

PARIS, Jun 17, 2005 (Updated Jun 27, 2009)/ FW/ — Fashion Windows caught up with German designer Bernhard Willhelm at his Paris atelier/office in early May. Upon our arrival, Willhelm was literally completing some finishing touches to his next men’s collection. That collection will be presented in less than two …
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De Fursac: Julia Smith Goes for a Total Look

PARIS, Jun 13, 2005/ FW/ — British designer Julia Smith welcomed Fashion Windows at her plush offices at De Fursac, the French fashion company that she has completely turned around and made over into a true fashion house. At De Fursac, the lovely Ms. Smith puts to work the various …
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Pink Tartan: Sportswear With a French Flair

DALLAS, Apr 5, 2005/ FW/ — When Kimberly Newport-Mimran started Pink Tartan in 2002, her design philosophy was simple: ‘a quality collection that blended sophisticated fashion with feminine details.’ Little did she know that her idea would become a Canadian fashion explosion that in 3 years since its inception, the …