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New York Chill's Out At Fashion Week

Bryant Park’s runways are filled with collections that will surely bring to mind the months to come.The first collections were imbued with a lax ambience. The clothes were loose, comfortable and had a beach-fantasy appeal to them. The fabrics were light, flowy, breezy and chicly slouchy that make you think of easy laidback days. The catwalk is filled with whimsical hues – tropical prints, marigold yellow, lilac, teal and hibiscus pink. Apparently there’s a reason for the bright, lax vibe of the…

Vera Wang Bags

Always the designer to move at her own pace, Vera Wang is – at long last – foraying into handbags. We all know that handbags are a staple when putting together the perfect look. At the Vera Wang show at the Spring/Summer 2009 New York Fashion Week, Vera Wang showcased her one-of-a-kind bags, much to the delight of her fans. The bags are definitely Vera Wang in color and style. Steering away from brightly colored materials, the bags are in her usual somber colors: blacks, grays and whites. The s…

Victoria Beckham Unveils First Signature Handbag

Singer and designer Victoria Beckham introduces her first signature handbag during her New York Fashion Week show. The statement bag, which debuted along with her Spring/ Summer 2011 line, was created in collaboration with Marc Jacobs designer Katie Hiller. “I knew what I wanted, but I needed someone with the expertise, who knew about factories,” […]

Calvin Klein to Celebrate Its 40th Anniversary

Calvin Klein will be celebrating its 40th anniversary by giving back to the back to the city which has so greatly shaped its heritage.The fashion house announced its plans to hold a grand party on September 7 at a venue created for the solely for this event. Architect John Pawson created right next to the city’s Jigh Line development, a 1.5 mile-long former elevated railway. This railway is being developed into a 6.7 acre park and promenade by the city of New York and Friends of the High Line. C…

Louis Vuitton Designer Profile

What is about a Louis that makes people feel that they are a part of an elite group of people? Maybe it’s the sky-high prices. Because it’s expensive, only the rich can buy it. Maybe it’s because of celebrities. One is always seen on the arms of Hollywood A-lists. Maybe it’s because it’s a classic. Owning a Monogram canvass bag makes one feel that you have a bag for the ages. Maybe it’s the craftsmanship. Beautiful designed leather goods that are works of art in themselves. But most likely, it’s…