Category: Runway Shows

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Carmen Marc Valvo Fall 2008: The Not So Innocent 1960s

NEW YORK, Feb 15, 2008 / FW/ — Inspired by the 1960 movie BUtterfield 8 starring Elizabeth Taylor, Carmen Marc Valvo sent a very intimate collection that’s predominantly eveningwear with a few dresses that are best worn for afternoon tea. Bustier dresses and lingerie-inspired frocks, there is strength and vulnerability …
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Zang Toi’s Discreet Luxury Equals Total Elegance

NEW YORK, Feb 14, 2008 / FW/ — Black, red and white, Zang Toi’s Fall 2008 / Winter 2009 collection is a statement of discreet luxury, something that the New York-based designer had already perfected, yet raised it to another level this season. The result, a very elegant collection that …
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A Gaelic Ports 1961

NEW YORK, Feb 13, 2008 / FW/ — Tia Cibani designing under the label Ports 1961 was inspired by Scotland for Fall 2008 sending a very wearable collection on the runway. Entitled ‘Lassair’, the collection featured mostly daywear from dresses to pant suits with wooden jewelry and handbags as accessories. …
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Jill Stuart Fall 2008

NEW YORK, Feb 9, 2008 / FW/ — Selected photos from the Jill Stuart Fall 2008 runway show at the New York Public Library during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Fall 2008 season. Photos courtesy of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week
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Verrier Fall 2008: Faberge Bohemian

NEW YORK, Feb 9, 2008 / FW/ — The opulence of Imperial Russia meets the simplicity of peasant dress in Verrier’s Autumn/Winter 2008 Collection. Taking visual cues from the esteemed jeweler to the Russian court, Peter Fabergé, the collection is delicate and embellished with a contrasting bohemian edge extracted from …
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Iodice’s Brazilian Invasion of the Big Apple

NEW YORK, Feb 8, 2008 / FW/ — Historically presenting at Sao Paulo, Valdemar Iódice decided to take his show to New York and instantly became one of the Big Apple’s Brazilian darlings. (Watch out Alexandre Herchcovitch!) Iodice’s sleek graphic designs fit well in New York’s urban landscape that actually …
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Luca Luca: Missing Luca Orlandi

NEW YORK, Feb 8, 2008 / FW/ — I know its unfair for Luca Luca’s new Creative Director Raul Melgoza, but it is really hard not to miss Luca Orlandi’s high energy shows that make one wish they could wear the clothes being paraded on the catwalk right at that …
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Anna Sui Fall 2008

NEW YORK, Feb 7, 2008 / FW/ — Selected photos from the Anna Sui runway show. Photos courtesy of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Related Post: New York Fashion Week Fall 2008