After three collections in Paris, New York’s Proenza Schouler returned rather triumphantly to Manhattan with a revolutionary collection staged somewhat ironically in that bastion of American capitalism, Wall Street.
New York Fashion Week opened with a bang with a masterclass from Tom Ford, A-list models oozing subdued sophistication in neutral palettes with Tom Hanks and break-out rom-com star Henry Golding front row.
The CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalists have been announced. The prestigious annual competition will again welcome 10 finalists to compete for the chance to win $400,000 and a mentorship to help develop their business.
Pierre Bergé, the partner of Yves Saint Laurent who passed away last fall, must be turning in his grave. After Yves retired, he spent a decade predicting haute couture's demise. Instead it has rarely looked healthier.