Fashion

Small fashion on a big runway: Denver Fashion Week adds children’s show – 9NEWS.com

Thursday, July 27, 2017

(Photo: 303 Magazine) KUSA – A fashion show like you may have never seen before will descend on Denver in just a few days. As part of this summer’s Denver Fashion Week, 303 Magazine will host a show featuring kid models for the very first time.  Mr. Aharonian, co-producer of Denver Fashion Week and publisher of 303 Magazine, told 9NEWS this vision has been years in the making. He said the…

Witchy fashion is 2017’s most exciting, subversive trend – USA TODAY

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Witchy and New Age aesthetics have reached a critical mass. (Photo: AP/Getty) Somewhere in between Lana Del Rey casting hexes on President Trump and Khloe Kardashian hawking zodiac sweatshirts on Instagram, pop culture reached peak witch. In anticipation of 2017, multipletrend forecasting firms predicted that mystical trends — those tapping into fantasy, witchcraft and New Age spirituality — would define the year in fashion. That’s certainly been true on the runway, with dramatic capes and black…

Fashion Scoop: No-Show Narciso – WWD

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Add Narciso Rodriguez to the list of designers changing things up for spring 2018. When the New York Fashion Week Calendar is released on Friday, Rodriguez will not be in his long-held position at 8 p.m. on Tuesday night. He has decided to forego a formal show and instead present his collection in one-on-one showroom appointments on the first official day of the calendar, Sept. 6. The designer’s prior slot…

After nearly 40 years, Kettering women’s clothing boutique to close – Dayton Daily News

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Elan Dayton, located at 3117 Far Hills Ave. in Kettering, will close its doors on Saturday for the last time. The Elan boutique opened in 1978 by the late Dayton-area fashion icon, Laverne Shone and is now owned and operated by Julie Shone-Baker, her husband Chris and her daughter Erin.

McDonald’s Wrappers Were Used in Every Item of Clothing at This Fashion Show – Eater

Thursday, July 27, 2017

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Small fashion on a big runway: Denver Fashion Week adds children’s show – 9NEWS.com

Thursday, July 27, 2017

(Photo: 303 Magazine) KUSA – A fashion show like you may have never seen before will descend on Denver in just a few days. As part of this summer’s Denver Fashion Week, 303 Magazine will host a show featuring kid models for the very first time.  Mr. Aharonian, co-producer of Denver Fashion Week and publisher of 303 Magazine, told 9NEWS this vision has been years in the making. He said the…

Witchy fashion is 2017’s most exciting, subversive trend – USA Today – USA TODAY

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Witchy and New Age aesthetics have reached a critical mass. (Photo: AP/Getty) Somewhere in between Lana Del Rey casting hexes on President Trump and Khloe Kardashian hawking zodiac sweatshirts on Instagram, pop culture reached peak witch. In anticipation of 2017, multipletrend forecasting firms predicted that mystical trends — those tapping into fantasy, witchcraft and New Age spirituality — would define the year in fashion. That’s certainly been true on the runway, with dramatic capes and black…

Witchy fashion is 2017’s most exciting, subversive trend – USA Today – USA TODAY

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Witchy and New Age aesthetics have reached a critical mass. (Photo: AP/Getty) Somewhere in between Lana Del Rey casting hexes on President Trump and Khloe Kardashian hawking zodiac sweatshirts on Instagram, pop culture reached peak witch. In anticipation of 2017, multipletrend forecasting firms predicted that mystical trends — those tapping into fantasy, witchcraft and New Age spirituality — would define the year in fashion. That’s certainly been true on the runway, with dramatic capes and black…

Clothing for Confidence helps kids back to school – The Gleaner

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

File Illustration – Charity(Photo: Rawpixel, Getty Images/iStockphoto) The Volunteer and Information Center is hosting its annual “Clothing for Confidence” project. The VIC partners with the Henderson County School Family Resource and Youth Service Centers each year to identify students in need of back-to-school clothing. Last year, supporters and volunteers provided donations and new clothes for 144 children in Henderson County. “The goal of this program is to help children perform…

Witchy fashion is 2017’s most exciting, subversive trend – USA TODAY

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Witchy and New Age aesthetics have reached a critical mass. (Photo: AP/Getty) Somewhere in between Lana Del Rey casting hexes on President Trump and Khloe Kardashian hawking zodiac sweatshirts on Instagram, pop culture reached peak witch. In anticipation of 2017, multipletrend forecasting firms predicted that mystical trends — those tapping into fantasy, witchcraft and New Age spirituality — would define the year in fashion. That’s certainly been true on the runway, with dramatic capes and black…

Witchy fashion is 2017’s most exciting, subversive trend – USA TODAY

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Witchy and New Age aesthetics have reached a critical mass. (Photo: AP/Getty) Somewhere in between Lana Del Rey casting hexes on President Trump and Khloe Kardashian hawking zodiac sweatshirts on Instagram, pop culture reached peak witch. In anticipation of 2017, multipletrend forecasting firms predicted that mystical trends — those tapping into fantasy, witchcraft and New Age spirituality — would define the year in fashion. That’s certainly been true on the runway, with dramatic capes and black…

Not heard Nirvana? Nevermind … How fashion co-opted the band T-shirt – The Guardian

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

A tour around the high street this summer would uncover a few standout trends. Pretty off-the-shoulder tops. Basket bags. Bleached denim. Even some pool-ready inflatables. And at stores including Topshop, H&M, Primark and Forever 21, T-shirts for bands including AC/DC, Metallica, the Rolling Stones and Bon Jovi. The kind of purchase once seen on merchandise stalls at gigs and market stalls in Camden Lock has gone mass. What does it…

New York City Ballet Unveils Designers for Its Fall Fashion Gala – New York Times

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Photo Rebecca Krohn and Jared Angle in Justin Peck’s “The Decalogue” at New York City Ballet. Ms. Krohn will retire this fall, but plans to remain with the company as a ballet mistress. Credit Andrea Mohin/The New York Times New York City Ballet on Tuesday announced the fashion designers who would collaborate with four choreographers for this year’s fall fashion gala, an annual event overseen by Sarah Jessica Parker. The…

Jimmy Choo auctioned off to US fashion brand Michael Kors for £900m – The Guardian

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Jimmy Choo, a British luxury brand whose fans include Beyoncé and the Duchess of Cambridge, has been snapped off the shelf for £896m by US fashion brand Michael Kors. Famed for its strappy stilettoes, which sell for up to £2,995, the brand was founded in a Hackney workshop in east London in 1996 by the Malaysian shoemaker Jimmy Choo, after his designs caught the eye of then Vogue accessories editor,…

Fashion is the new acting for "Orange Is the New Black" actress Alysia Reiner – Los Angeles Times

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

“Orange Is the New Black” actress Alysia Reiner has taken on a new role as co-founder of the eco-friendly ethical label Livari. With the know-how of Claudine DeSola and Tabitha St. Bernard-Jacobs, the collection will debut on Sept. 13 at a runway show at the Metropolitan Pavilion West in Manhattan. DeSola, who is also founder of the Caravan Stylist Studio, has suited up Reiner for more than 100 events in…

Gucci’s Star Trek-Themed Fashion Reveal Looks Better Than Star Trek: Discovery – Gizmodo

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

GIF: YouTube You don’t see Gucci mentioned on io9 that often, given the Italian fashion house isn’t really into props or cosplay. But to help introduce its 2017 Fall and Winter fashion campaign, the brand created a short film inspired by the original Star Trek series. It’s wonderful, and we’d happily trade Star Trek: Discovery for a whole series of this. The film also incorporates other elements from ‘50s and…

Is Premme Sold Out? This New Fashion Line Just Broke The Internet – Bustle

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

What do you get when two beloved fashion bloggers team up for a clothing collection? A fashion forward line with a powerful message, that’s what. Gabi Gregg and Nicolette Mason teamed up to launch Premme — a brand that tailors to sizes 12 to 30 with trendiness in mind. While Premme isn’t completely sold out, there are some items that are no longer up for grabs. Here’s the rundown on…

Malls, mom and fall fashion – OCRegister

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Growing up in Southern California, I always looked forward to back-to-school shopping with my mom. It was the one time a year she would take my sisters and me on separate trips to the mall. She learned early on that if she took the three of us together, we would fight over who was getting more time to try on clothes or who was getting to buy more clothes than…

Jimmy Choo auctioned off to US luxury fashion brand for £900m – The Guardian

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

US fashion brand Michael Kors is to buy British shoe and bag company Jimmy Choo for £896m after an auction that attracted a host of international bidders. Michael Kors said it had agreed to pay 230p per Jimmy Choo share and that the Jimmy Choo directors, who own 1.3% of the firm, “consider the terms of the acquisition to be fair and reasonable”. The US firm added its agreed offer…

Fashion’s Ultimate Fantasist Makes a Comeback – New York Times

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Slide Show Kansai Yamamoto’s Vibrant Designs Credit© Hiroshi Yoda Kansai Yamamoto isn’t a name that readily trips off the tongue when speaking about Japanese fashion design. Yohji is the Yamamoto that leaps to mind, a designer who upended Western ideas of dress alongside Rei Kawakubo’s Comme des Garçons in Paris in the early 1980s. But Kansai (perhaps to avoid confusion, he tends to be referred to by his first name,…