Tag Archives: Fashion Designers

Elie Saab: Spring Summer Collection 2017

Elie Saab is definitely one of my favorite designers of all time. She is really into details a thorough designer indeed. Looking at her 2017 Spring Summer Collection I was lost in reverie. WhatR…

 

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Source: Elie Saab: Spring Summer Collection 2017

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FASHION WEEK nyc Feb 2017 • Snow Storm!

I had my DAILY hand delivered……….and I am skipping all SHOWS.  I am not venturing forth into the SNOW.

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I will NOT be in the front row.  Hollywood stars seem to be absent from the front row this year……..the luster of a famous names seems to have faded.

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My friend Margo………and her Dahli Llama made the

Wolly be my Valentine”.

The new BARNEY’S in Chelsea

Renate and I dropped in at BARNEY’S new Chelsea store.

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Is the renovation spectacular………..YES YES YES !!!

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The lunch room……..simple…….elegant…….sophisticated.

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A glass of wine…………….and

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Tuna tartar……perfection.

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Chicken and chips………

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Pizza………too much crust….but tasty.

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The boutiques blend into each other……as do the prices.

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Three different jackets………each about the same price….$2200

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Sweet!  At $1800 not so sweet.

 

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Heels…………$2800…………Renate did NOT buy them.

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RENATE……..a fashion designer……lives in Nice France………but when she is in New York……..we spend the afternoons together……….shopping and eating.

PARTY TIME at Parsons Graduate Exhibition

MARGO invited Don and I to the PARSONS FESTIVAL •2016• School of Fashion • GRADUATE EXHIBITION.

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It was “PARTY TIME”…………with graduate students exhibiting their fashion creations.

Talented designers ready to “launch” into the fashion world.

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK • Fall 2015 • What women are wearing now

Pick your style……….pick your designer………..get out your charge card………..head to Bloomies………Bergdorf……..Lord&Taylor.…………and the boutiques on Madison Ave…….then STRUTT YOUR STUFF.

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Lots of fur [some faux]……….leather………….lace…………fishnet and some very kinky boots.

ZUOYU SHI……..a student at Parsons School of Design

This week at the “opens studios ” of the fashion students at Parsons School of Design…it was my pleasure to meet a zany…………..funny………….and oh so talented designer……….ZUOYU SHI.

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Her designs are incredible……….edgy and oh so kool!

 

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Mandarin is, of course, her native tongue………but just as fluent in english.

MERCEDES-BENZ FASHION WEEK • Taking the tents down for the last time.

AN ERA IS OVER……….the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week tents are coming down………and will never be raised again.

New Yorkers who live in the area sued the Metreoplolitasn Opera House………..which takes in $33 million a year  renting out the PUBLIC SPACES.  New Yorkers want their park back……..and they WON!  No more fashion shows under the tents at Lincoiln Center.  Mercedes has withqtawn their corporate sponsorship.

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THE WALL!  No one gets past this wall into the tents without a pass…….and those are nearly impossible to get.  You can’t buy your way in!

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The snow covered tents are in the upper left hand corner.

 

 

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Then tent on the left…….1000 seats.  The SALON on the right………..700 seats.

The tent in the middle………. VIP’S!  Very hard to get into.

 

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By the end of this week……….no trace of the tents will be visible.  The New Yorkers who live around here………….are very happy!.