Tibi Fall/Winter 2016
Military and menswear inspirations were the theme behind Tibi this season, and yes, there were men on the runway! But designer Amy Smilovic says it’s not a foray into menswear. “We have 15 guys in our office and it felt extremely right, and it’s all just about ease and comfort and wearing what you love,
Meet Rihanna’s Right Hand at FentyxPuma, Melissa Battifarano
Rihanna’s show was the talk of the town last night when she debuted her collection, FentyxPuma, on Wall Street to a packed house. The collection was well-received and RiRi no doubt is pleased (and we bet Puma is pretty happy, too). But who helped her along the way before the collection hit the runway? Meet Melissa
Patrick Connors on InStyle’s Fresh Look and Future Plans
InStyle recently ditched Rock Center for a swanky space downtown and welcomed a new publisher to boot. Enter Patrick Connors, a name you surely know from his tenures at Glamour, Lucky, and Men’s Fitness. You joined back in August. How’s it going so far? Really well! It’s an exciting time to be at the brand.
Hervé Léger by Max Azria Fall/Winter 2016
Hervé Léger by Max Azria stayed true to tradition with its offering of body-hugging silhouettes and cutout dresses and separates for Fall ’16, but the label took a slightly new direction and sent a few outerwear options down the runway. Fur, naturally, made a strong appearance, but we are especially lusting after the lambswool overcoat. Patterns like plaid and ribboned stripes,
Adam Lippes Fall/Winter 2016
Adam Lippes transported us straight into his own home this season. The designer’s stunning apartment served as the perfect backdrop for his equally well-conceived collection. Going one step further, Lippes collaborated with artist Yelena Yemchuk on a series of moving vignettes to capture the clothing in action. “People are looking at the collection on phones and websites
Suno Fall/Winter 2016
Highlights from the Suno Fall/Winter 2016 collection.
Cushnie et Ochs Fall/Winter 2016
Highlights from the Cushnie Et Ochs Fall/Winter 2016 collection.
Nicole Miller Fall/Winter 2016
The theme for Nicole Miller’s Fall ’16 show was, to say the least, fitting for the impending weather in NYC: Nordic chic (“You can blame me for the weather,” Miller told us). Amid an ice sculpture and a chill-inducing fog-filled runway, models paraded along in a medley of fur coats and hats and Scandinavian-inspired prints
Alexander Wang on World Domination
Alexander Wang has replanted his roots in New York after a buzzy three-year run at Balenciaga. What’s the latest on his plans for world domination? Over tea at The Roxy, he laid out his game. Welcome home. I actually was just in Paris last week, but I’m back in New York most of the time.
André Leon Talley and Tim Blanks on the Woolmark Prize Win
Last night, six labels showcased their latest and greatest creations at the 2015/16 Womenswear International Woolmark Prize runway competition at Cedar Lake in NYC. The winner this year: the U.K.’s Teatum Jones, designed by husband and wife duo Catherine Teatum and Rob Jones, who walked away with some serious funding, a mentorship, and a slot in stores and boutiques