WATCH: The Elise Øverland Fall 2010 Fashion Show during New York Fashion Week. Show was held on Saturday, February 13th, 2010.
Instinctively drawn to raw materials, silks and leathers with substance and power, Øverland has a distinctly rock n’ roll, yet sophisticated and chic aesthetic. This season’s collection continues to incorporate her signature leather treatments as well as velvet, shearling, and silk in black, red, bronze, midnight blue and rust.
New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2010: The Susan Woo Fall/Winter 2010 fashion show took place on February 13th, 2010, on the 25th floor of the Bryant Park Hotel. As soon as I arrived I spotted lovely Olivia Palermo star of MTV’s The City. Visit susanwoonyc.com to explore the Susan Woo collections.
L to R: Olivia Palermo and fashion designer Susan Woo
Celebrity Designer Korto Momolu Debuts Fall 2010 Collection at New York Fashion Week: Project Runway’s fifth season standout contestant Korto Momolu (Cut . Toe – Mo . Mo . Lu) will debut The Korto Momolu Collection, a contemporary female apparel and accessories line during New York City Fashion Week at the Union Square Ballroom on February 15, 2010.
Momolu gained national recognition after participating in Bravo’s hit reality competition series, and this will be Momolu’s first showcase and collection since appearing on the show.
“This is my return to fashion week after Project Runway, so it’s important for me to establish my voice,” said Momolu. Known for her intrinsic creations, Momolu opted for a collection of serene designs that reflect her lifestyle, cultural and design background. “The fall 2010 collection is an eclectic blend of rich fabrics, detailed beading and infusion of northern African influences. It holds true to everything I am as a designer, focusing on fit, structure and detail.”
Korto Momolu, a native of Liberia, West Africa, easily stands out from the rest and has already captured the attention of the fashion industry elite. The Korto Momolu Collection includes exquisite apparel designs and carefully hand-crafted accessories with prices ranging from $150.00 to $1600.00. Additionally, her collection will include a sneak peek at the signature handbag and jewelry line exclusively designed for Dillard’s Department Stores and Dillard’s online, scheduled to launch in all stores on February 15, 2010, coinciding with her runway presentation.
Highlighted as one to watch, Korto has been featured by EOnline.com, Essence, LA Times, InStyle, African Vibes, Washingtonian magazine, Southwest Airlines Spirit magazine and more. Television and radio appearances include the Wendy Williams Show; BET’s My Black is Beautiful and the Tom Joyner Morning Show.
Teenage blogging sensation Tavi Gevinson made the scene during New York fashion week back in September2009, and also got to work with her friends Kate and Laura Mulleavy on an exciting project – a behind-the-scenes access video project promoting the highly anticipated Rodarte for Target collection hitting stores December 20!
WATCH: A behind-the-scenes peek at the Rodarte for Target look book shoot, editor preview event and ad shoot as well as the Rodarte spring 2010 fashion show.
Chambord Black Raspberry liqueur will serve as the Official Liqueur of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York, and will for the first time offer fashion show attendants the chance to be sketched by local fashion designers. Guests attending Fashion Week can enjoy Chambord at the event bars and lounges while getting the chance to visit the Chambord booth to pose for a complimentary, digital fashion sketch performed by local fashion designers. Pretty cool!
The Chambord booth where the sketches will take place.
Chambord Black Raspberry liqueur, an all-natural liqueur produced in France’s Loire Valley, will serve as the Official Liqueur of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York, and will for the first time offer fashion show attendants the chance to be sketched by local fashion designers.
I’m such a big fan of fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi, I think he is super talented and has a fabulous sense of humor.
Isaac Mizrahi has probably the most interactive websites out there and I wanted you to check it out. You can watch Isaac’s latest video blogs, which by the way, are so cool because you can get to know a bit of his own personal style and see how funny he is. And, the icing on the cake, you can get to watch Isaac Mizrahi’s Spring 2009 Collection straight from the runway of New York Fashion Week. It’s spectacular, not just because Isaac’s exquisite designs, but you will feel you are actually there, front row. I know I don’t want to miss this privileged experience. If you are reading this Isaac, thank you so much for giving us a sneek peek!