Which Americans Are Going To Paris?
The CFDA and Vogue have announced the lucky designers heading to Paris later this month for the fifth season of their “Americans in Paris” initiative, thanks to the generous support of Tommy Hilfiger. Who are the lucky designers brushing up on their French as we speak? A.L.C.’s Andrea Lieberman, Esquivel Shoes’ George Esquivel, Giulietta’s Sofia Sizzi, Illesteva’s Daniel Silberman and Justin Salguero, Jennifer Fisher, Jennifer Meyer, JC Obando’s Juan Carlos Obando, Patrick Ervell, The Elder Statesman’s Greg Chait, and Wes Gordon. The showroom will be located at Le 8 Valois and will be open from September 28th to 30th. “Americans In Paris” was created as a global showcase for emerging American designers to show their collections to international retailers and editors.