New York Fashion Week

8 Style Tips We Learned from June Ambrose

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If there’s one iconic person who has come to be a welcome staple in the front row at New York Fashion Week, it’s June Ambrose. The stylist to the stars is often spotted, sitting side-by-side with her daughter, Summer, at every presentation from Tadashi Shoji...

15 Black Designers We Love at New York Fashion Week

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Manhattan set the stage for a new season of New York Fashion Week as models graced runways clad in the freshest fall designs. This year, the Mercedes Benz-sponsored event showcased the creative genius of well-known African-American designers as well as a few newcomers ready to...

Do You Care About New York Fashion Week?

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Twice a year, fashion designers, models, editors and bloggers descend upon Lincoln Center for New York Fashion Week. New collections are revealed and trends emerge while the fashion industry documents every happening and fashion enthusiasts look on eagerly. Fashion lovers the world over get swept...

Vogue Ends Fashion’s Night Out — Is It The Right Decision?

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Everyone has an opinion on Fashion’s Night Out, which was initiated in 2009 as a way to encourage consumers to shop during the economic slump. The supportive crowd feels it’s a great way for fashion enthusiasts to mingle with celebrities, frequent their favorite retail haunts...

Fashion Week Less Racially Diverse Than Past Seasons

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Despite the many articles written about the lack of diversity on the runway and even protests calling for a change, New York Fashion Week is still overwhelmingly white. Jezebel reports: This season, 151 New York designers’ shows were covered by Style.com. Those shows presented 4479...

Laquan Smith’s Fall 2013 Collection Pays Homage to Bond Girls and Grace Jones

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Laquan Smith, the New York-based designer, who boasts fans in celebrities like Andre Leon Talley and Rihanna,    finds inspiration in varied places for his collections. One season, he selected a water goddess as his muse; another he was inspired by his travels and a...