Fashion month is really starting to ramp up; now that the action has hit London, it’s time for my highlights – my favourite shows from New York. There’s lots to get to this time so let’s get to it! I always look forward to seeing what Carolina Herrera comes up with during Fashion Week. This … More NYFW – Part Three
One of the most common real-life responses I get in regards to my fashion blog is “I don’t get fashion”. Runway fashion has a reputation of being problematic, impractical, and confusing among many other things. I don’t have the space to unpack all three of these things here, but I can explain why runway fashion … More NYFW – Part Two
If you’ve been following my blog for a while, you know I love fashion month! Due to a recent personal injury, I haven’t been blogging as much, but I am just excited to see the shows this September. Here are some of my favourites from the first few days. … More NYFW – Part One
Or will black always be safer? It seems unfair to reduce the following collections to an orange is the new black joke, but the motif is so obvious that poking fun is nearly impossible. At Spring 2017 Couture, Atelier Versace unveiled a collection that was outwardly based on this principle. At NYFW, plenty of designers … More Is Orange the New Black?
In these uncertain political times, dissatisfaction with the administration has become the mainstream. At NYFW, it seemed like every other show was an obvious reaction to the election. For example, at Prabal Gurung, we saw plus-sized models, edgy androgyny, and Bella Hadid closing the show wearing a t-shirt that read “the future is female”. In … More Top 5 Collections of London Fashion Week
Being chic in 2017 is about bravery, independence, and confidence. Chic is not explicitly political; chic is thinking for yourself. In New York, fashion and street style have become nearly synonymous. Nearly every designer opted to dress down the looks in response to market demands. However, every designer has a different interpretation of what exactly … More Top 10 Chicest Collections at NYFW 2017