Category: New York

New York Op-Ed

Bright Spring / Summer 2006 Forecast

PARIS, Aug 30, 2005/ FW/ — Just to make it all more exciting, we have decided -together with Julien Fournié- to try and give our vision of which trends could be coming up for this spring / summer 2006 season. This is a difficult and very risky exercise, above all …
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Two Frenchmen In New York

DALLAS, Aug 16, 2005/ FW/ — New York meets Paris as Jean Paul Cauvin and Julien Fournié write the Daily Blogs and reports on backstage for the upcoming Olympus Fashion Week. In FashionWindows’ never-ending quest to give its readers the best fashion coverage humanly possible, its management had asked two …
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See You In September!

  NEW YORK, Feb 13, 2004/ FW/ — Friday the 13th, last day of fashion week and the craziness under the tents at Bryant Park hit a dead calm after the Richard Tyler show. “Another New York season in the can,” commented our photographer Javier Mateo as he was packing …
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Inside the Fashion Week Gift Bags

NEW YORK, Feb 12, 2004/ FW/ — One of the good things about covering New York Fashion Week is the gift bags or goodie bags which are given to the members of the press and guests. It is a graceful way to say “thank you” by 7th on Sixth and …
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Halston Should Be in Paris Haute Couture

NEW YORK, Feb 11, 2004/ FW/ — Bradley Bayou, the designer for Halston decided to show off site once again this season. And though nothing was said why the famous fashion house does not show at the tents, I believe it is because Bradley Bayou’s designs have to be seen …
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Celebrity Watching

NEW YORK, Feb 10, 2004/ FW/ — Fashion week is celebrity watch week. As fashion journos, we usually note down who are the celebrities attending the shows, and write them down as part of the story if a need arises. From backstage to the front of the house, we usually …
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First Lady Laura Bush at the Tents in Bryant Park

NEW YORK, Feb 9, 2004/ FW/ — Since last Friday, rumors had been going around the tents that the First Lady Laura Bush will visit the tents for the Heart Truth campaign. So, it was not really surprising that Monday morning, the tent was full of the Secret Service agents. …
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Organization Counts

NEW YORK, Feb 8, 2004/ FW/ — Sunday was a very strong showing for designers starting with Tracy Reese and Alice Roi, with Luca Luca as the highlight of the day with his luxurious and alluring collection. Designer Luca Orlandi is not the only one deserving kudos for his great …
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Worrying About A Friend

NEW YORK, Feb 7, 2004/ FW/ — When I checked my email in between shows, I received the shocking news that the Lloyd Klein show scheduled on Monday evening has been cancelled because the designer was in a bad accident in Paris. I immediately called up John Arguelles, Director of …