A Normal Person’s Guide To Understanding A Fashion Week Runway Show

Designers want to move viewers, stir an emotion Interpretation of a runway show is up to the beholder (Representational Image) In one of the most dynamic runway shows last fall, Thom Browne ended his Paris presentation with a model dressed in white guiding an enormous unicorn puppet. Two dancers, padded like marshmallows, had opened the … Read more A Normal Person’s Guide To Understanding A Fashion Week Runway Show

From kimono-esque dresses to pant suits: Gen next designers shine at Lakme Fashion Week

Seasons mark the change in time and as a reprieve from the withering grey winters, the Gen Next designers opened the Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Spring 2018 with panache. The students of INIFD presented their collection at the fashion extravaganza, which provides young designers a platform to showcase their talent. The show began with Mazhar’s minimalistic, … Read more From kimono-esque dresses to pant suits: Gen next designers shine at Lakme Fashion Week

After Building His Business in China, Nicolas Andreas Taralis Returns to Paris Fashion Week Men’s

Nicolas Andreas Taralis—he of monochrome and exacted eveningwear and ready-to-wear from yesteryear—is back after a 36-month absence, showing not necessarily a reset, nor a comeback, but a fresh-start collection in Paris today after building up his business in China due to an “offer he couldn’t refuse.” That procurement included conceiving and building out his own … Read more After Building His Business in China, Nicolas Andreas Taralis Returns to Paris Fashion Week Men’s

Puerto Rico’s Fashion Week Resumes After Hurricane Maria

Thais Llorca/Epa/REX/Shutterstock FRANCES SOLÁ-SANTIAGO December 20, 2017 05:08 PM Three months after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, only 65 percent of electricity generation has been restored. But the local fashion industry is keeping their lights on by hosting the ninth edition of San Juan Moda, a four day event running from Dec. 19 to Dec. … Read more Puerto Rico’s Fashion Week Resumes After Hurricane Maria