Working with Victoria Beckham for so many years, you come to realize one thing: There is absolutely nothing this determined and capable woman cannot do. Four children? No problem, whilst running an ever-expanding global empire, no less.
The one thing you can count on for certain when Prabal Gurung unleashes a new collection? Ironically, it’s the element of surprise. With a flair for the deftly dramatic and a gutsy, excitable kind of energy that’s so unique to his vision, you can always expect the unexpected from Prabal.
Jason Wu’s Spring ’15 collection gave way to my favorite show thus far. Simply put, it was beautiful. Sans bells and whistles, no stage antics: the clean, gleaming runway let the pieces, as well as the ladies wearing them, shine as they should.
I kicked off the week with the talented Peter Som, and his subtly Pop Art-inspired Spring ’15 collection felt the perfect way to start. Looking to classic all-American beauties, like Lauren Hutton, Edie Sedgwick, and Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, as his muses, he had women “who embody a certain boldness” in mind.
Take your lunch break with Jason Wu! His Spring/Summer ’15 show is livestreaming at 1 pm EST, and I have a feeling it’s just the thing you need to get through that Friday afternoon slump. Tina’s there covering, so don’t forget to check back later for her review! Catch the main event here…
This season, the dates of the London shows were moved up to avoid coinciding with Pitti Uomo. Translation: the guys have now have their own MONTH. And why not? I think it’s time we start taking menswear a little more seriously.
The Hermès show is always my favorite of Fashion Month. Not merely for the obvious reasons but also because it’s the most civilized show of all the fashion weeks combined. The house elects a different location each season, yet the same overwhelming sense of serenity is in the air, no matter where the show is held.
This season, Miu Miu had me at hello. Or was it Lupita Nyong’o who had me at hello? I have to admit I was distracted by her presence as we settled into the show; she is such a flawless, chic, and modern beauty! Speaking of muses and modernity, Miuccia had to have been inspired by the new Oscar winner and Miu Miu model…