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Held in February and September of each year, New York Fashion Week is a bi-annual series of events where fashion designers from all over the world show their collections to buyers, the press and the general public. It is considered to be one of four major fashion weeks along with Paris, Milan and London. Abbreviated to NYFW, New York Fashion Week is one of the most anticipated events in the industry.

Thom Browne Spring/Summer 2016 Collection

In the Postwar idyll of the 1950s, uniformity ruled: American families lived in uniform suburban row houses, and the bread winners of those nuclear families worked in smoky offices attired in grey flannel suits, which were themselves everyday uniforms of a sort.  In 2002, Thom Browne burst onto the …

N.Hoolywood Spring/Summer 2016 Footwear Collection

The seasonal footwear, previewed at N.Hoolywood‘s Spring/Summer 2016 show at New York Fashion Week: Men’s, featured simple slip-ons and lace-up canvas and suede sneakers, their easy wearability denoting the casually minimalist looks on display. The monochromatic silhouettes were in line with the color palette of the collection …

N.Hoolywood Spring/Summer 2016 Runway Show | Behind the Scenes

Last Tuesday, the scene backstage at N.Hoolywood‘s Spring/Summer 2016 runway show was one suffused with nervous energy. The anxiousness was mostly confined to the models, who normally spend their days as students at the Cooper Union art school in New York City. Designer Daisuke Obana has made …

Polo Ralph Lauren Spring/Summer 2016 Collection

At New York Fashion Week: Men’s, Ralph Lauren presented a strong and expansive collection that captured his English tailoring/American East Coast sensibility, but pared down with clean lines for an updated look. The 21st century minimalism was most evident in the designer’s suiting, which featured narrow lapels …

Timo Weiland Spring/Summer 2016 Collection

The creative force behind burgeoning American label Timo Weiland — made up of the trio of Alan Eckstein, Donna Kang and Timo himself — are known for their youthful vibe, and it was evident throughout the brand’s Spring/Summer 2016 collection. Presented at New York Fashion Week against …

N.Hoolywood Spring/Summer 2016 Collection | Runway Show

Designer Daisuke Obana is known to obsess over various aspects of 20th century American culture, and for the N.Hoolywood Spring/Summer 2016 presentation at New York Fashion Week, his fixation du jour landed on the art of typography and calligraphy. In practical terms, Obana borrowed the prints and typography of …

J.Crew Fall/Winter 2015 Menswear Collection

In formulating the direction of J.Crew‘s Fall/Winter 2015 collection, Frank Muytjens, the head of men’s design, was inspired by army and navy surplus items that he saw last year at a vintage army show in the south of England. Consequently, the collection places a premium on functionality, like cargo pockets …

Public School Fall/Winter 2015 Collection | Runway Show

In presenting their Fall/Winter 2015 collection at New York Fashion Week, Public School founders Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne referred to a “personal” design vision. Having collected armfuls of awards while establishing their presence in the fashion firmament the past two years, the young designers were in an …

Lacoste Fall/Winter 2015 Collection | Runway Show

Considering filmmaker Wes Anderson’s distinctive aesthetic vision, we’re surprised this hasn’t happened sooner: Lacoste‘s Fall/Winter 2015 presentation at New York Fashion Week appeared to pay homage to Anderson’s 2001 classic film The Royal Tenenbaums.There were red tracksuits, calling to mind Ben Stiller’s Chaz, and a headband/tennis shirt/camel …