Alexander Wang Resort 2016

That Wang can identify such a cultural shift, articulate it and incorporate elements into his work without the clothes turning ponderous is part of what makes him such an interesting designer. For resort he extracted the overt branding from label patches by showing them tone-on-tone and exploded his firm’s […]

Victoria Beckham Resort 2016

“I really feel like I understand my customer. I understand what she wants and what she needs out of her wardrobe,” Beckham said. What the customer wants: a balance between signature (read: sexy, body-con dresses) and fashion. A fringed cape was cut on a slant over cropped, cuffed pants; the […]

DKNY Resort 2016

DKNY resort drew on the brand’s Nineties roots with an inspiration of Peter Lindbergh photos, which translated to a majority of black and white looks, sheer tulle and tuxedo dressing. There was a relaxed playfulness to the tailoring in the last category, such as a perfect white silk […]

Oscar de la Renta Resort 2016

Beach colors of marigold, magenta, persimmon and marine blue were used in bold floral prints and embroideries, sometimes in tandem on printed dresses with embroidered over-bodices. Copping tends toward a light construction, which refreshed neat daywear, such as a black-and-white mini daisy dot cotton poplin skirt suit, and […]

Diesel Black Gold Resort 2016

Designer Andreas Melbostad borrowed elements from classic beachwear items — like wetsuits and board shorts — and infused them into easy streetwear separates such as printed silk pants and dresses adorned with studs and macramé lace. Melbostad also introduced new denim silhouettes for the season — some featuring prints — […]

The 2015 CFDA Journal With MICHAEL KORS, PROENZA SCHOULER & ASHLEY AND MARY-KATE OLSEN

The 2015 CFDA Fashion Awards will take place on Monday, June 1 at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center. Designers, celebrities, press and a certain tech mogul will gather at Lincoln Center for the annual CFDA Fashion Awards, which honors both emerging and established talent within the industry. Leading into Monday’s ceremony, attendees […]