My First Design: Jason Wu, David Blond & Christian Cowan
On Phillip Lim’s NY Fashion Week front row? Fellow designers
NEW YORK (AP) — Phillip Lim had some unusual guests on his New York Fashion Week front row: fellow designers.
Prabal Gurung and Jason Wu attended Monday to cheer him on, as did Alexander Wang on Friday at the Palm Angels show by Francesco Ragazzi.
"It's my favorite thing when I see designers supporting other designers," said Eva Chen, the director of fashion partnerships for Instagram. "They're friends."
Designers support designers at Phillip Lim
Jason Wu’s first fragrance speaks to his childhood
NEW YORK (AP) — Scents often bring on memories and Jason Wu packed a personal one into his first fragrance, that of jasmine. But finding just the right raw ingredients was a process.
Stars remember Kate Spade at Fragrance Awards
Kruger and Lima dazzle at NYFW
Calvin Klein show delivers political message at Fashion Week
NEW YORK (AP) — Crunchy snow and ice greeted designers, models and fans at New York Fashion Week on Friday, a day after a snowstorm pummeled the city. What visitors got was a high-profile debut and a political message at Calvin Klein, some psychedelic designs (and more politics) from Jeremy Scott, a focus on femininity from Jason Wu, and not one but two collections by Kate Spade.
Melania Trump wears sky-blue cashmere Ralph Lauren ensemble
Incoming first lady Melania Trump wore a sky-blue cashmere jacket and mock turtleneck dress by Ralph Lauren, the brand that designed so many Hillary Clinton pantsuits, on Inauguration Day.
"It was important to us to uphold and celebrate the tradition of creating iconic American style for this moment," Lauren's company said in a statement.
Fashion fuses with dance at City Ballet gala
NEW YORK (AP) — It's become a natural extension of New York Fashion Week: For the last five years, noted designers have been recruited to costume dancers performing new works at the New York City Ballet fall gala. As if to underscore the fusion of the two disciplines, the fashion designer takes a bow at the end along with the choreographer.