The inaugural event, presented by Cadillac, walked editors and buyers through seven presentations in just two hours at Industria Superstudios. The roster of designers was fresh, housing well-known labels like Bespoken and under-the-radar show stoppers like Bosideng, marking their debut stateside. Carlos Campos, David Hart, Ernest Alexander, Lucio Castro and Antonio Azzuolo also showed their offerings for Fall 2014 at New York Men's Day.
Last night in NYC, NYFW kicked off with a private party hosted by Anna Wintour and Christy Turlington Burns to celebrate the new Conde Nast Traveler and the magazine's Editor-In-Chief Pilar Guzman, fashionable guests swarmed Gotham Hall to get their hands on the Peter Pilotto x Target collection, Jake Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard, and others hosted a fundraiser for The Voice Project featuring members of Pussy Riot, NY Cult once again threw their famous New York New York party at Up&Down, and so much more!
We are undeniably envious of Leandra Medine's signature man-repelling style. Head over heels for Rachel Zoe's effortlessly glamorous look. And totally obsessed with Alexa Chung's laid back London style. Not only do these fashion icons inspire us with their outfits, they inspire us with their stories. These fashionistas have beauty, brains, and books!
Never one to let New York City have all the fun, DC's social scene was jam-packed with fashion and VIP celebrations. From Mari Vanna's birthday bash to Crystal Couture, there was an abundance of quality partying done in the District this week.
Yesterday marked the first morning of NYFW and the newly redesigned tents at Lincoln Center were buzzing with anticipation. Industry big wigs including Joe Zee, Ken Downing and Leandra Medine showed up bright and early for the BCBG show. Many show goers mingled around afterward sipping Smart Water and posing for photos, although security inside the tents was tighter than in the past - keeping out many photographers without credentials. Once inside, we snapped some of the morning's very best outfits - which included plenty of practical footwear. Click through to get your winter style inspiration!
As New Yorkers, it can be hard to go outside your comfort zone of blacks and greys and venture into color, but Pantone's Fashion Color Report makes it easy for even the most color-challenged. Here are a few of the trending colors to incorporate into your wardrobe for the upcoming season.
From the 7th to the 23rd of February the spotlight is on Russia, which has been vigorously constructing the Black Sea city of Sochi to be the site of the 2014 Winter Olympics. The beautiful mountain backdrop sets the scene for Russia's first-ever hosting of the games. But you don't have to board a plane to feel like you're part of the excitement. Experience the traditional, the satirical, and the ultra-authentic with our picks for NYC Russian outposts to celebrate Sochi.
New York Fashion Week is back upon us, and we couldn't be more in tune with the most exclusive, star-studded parties this season. From the latest Target collaboration with Peter Pilotto celebration, to the Hardware LDN After Party at Electric Room, to Tommy Hilfiger's Instagram Party, to our favorite yearly after parties for Prabal Gurung, Alexander Wang and Public School, we'll be covering the latest and greatest outings this season. Here is our official party guide to 2014 New York Fashion Week.
Abigail Breslin, Alexa Vega help honor Oprah Winfrey with the Montecito Award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival; Jessica Alba, Cash Warren, and Quincy Jones step out for Crustacean's East Meets West Experience; Chad Michael Murray, Skylar Astin, and Camilla Belle attend the premiere for Caveman—catch up on Wednesday's top happening with this edition of Last Night's Parties.
Wednesday evening marked the unofficial start of New York Fashion Week, and if guests at last night's events proved one thing, it's that we're in for some amazing looks over the next week. Models Coco Rocha and Ajek Deng both showed off breathtaking looks at the 2014 amfAR New York Gala, while Alice Smith took mixing prints to a new level at the InStyle Fashion Week party. Click through to see our top picks!