Backstage at Nanette Lepore on Wednesday morning, Gracie Carvalho and Danica Flores Magpantay were two of the first models out of hair and makeup, set with fiery "Runaway Red" lips created by makeup artist James Kaliardos for MAC who was inspired by the 1930s and 1940s. They hung out near the...

Sunday, February 20, 2011 New York Fashion Week: Fall 2011 Pt 12 - Jeremy Laing, Richard Chai Love, Naeem Khan, Isaac Mizrahi & Nanette Lepore 3 sweet comments: Prêt à Porter P said... Ou I like the cake! Hungry Female said... I adore that yellow dress with the white statement necklace...

) Bed head hair: Fall 2011′s shows were dominated by undone, natural hair. Nanette Lepore's models featured easy to imitate upbraids, a super old-school answer to bad hair days. A clarifying shampoo like Frederick Fekkai ‘s will extend the shelf life of blowouts for easier styling, and a dry...

They are the Lincoln Center's fashion week security squad. I spotted a cluster of these fine gents patrolling the runway pre-BCBG Max Azria this morning. I don't envy them. Day in and day out they deal with pre-and post-show stampedes, Super Bowl-worthy pushing, seat stealers and the...

It was all ankle-skimming frocks, chunky knits, and muted hues on the runway at Nanette Lepore 's fall/winter 2011 collection, but when we caught up with the designer backstage, she told us she took some inspiration from a decidedly immodest source: vintage porn films. "There was something...

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week has just announced the lineup of new designers to take to the runway at Lincoln Center in two weeks' time: Allegri, Callula Lillibelle, CHRISTIAN COTA, Elene Cassis, Frank Tell, G-Star RAW, GUiSHEM, Irina Shabayeva, Joy Cioci, LUBLU Kira Plastinina, Maisonette 1977,...

Opening to overpowering chick rock, Nanette Lepore presents a show of ethereality and delicacy. Edged pastels form prints of busting florals with their solid blue counterparts. Poising long open crochet, swingy sheer jersey and elaborate beading against tailored capes and jackets, she's...

, the Stage, Lincoln Center Runway Recap: As happy as I've been to see so much color on the fall runways (especially after so many recession-borne seasons of black, gray, and white), there's a certain density and heaviness to fall colors. So when the first batch of creamy white and gray looks...

By Tina Smithers , Guest Blogger and Fashion Week Correspondent Nanette Lepore ‘s show at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week felt more like spring topped off with a cozy cardigan than Fall/Winter 2011. Breezy maxi dresses in soft, silky chiffon-esque fabrics dominated, many of which were paired with...

Utilitarian chic was paired with shimmering iridescent accessories for Nanette Lepore's fall 2013 runway. Based on the designer's posts on social media, the inspiration for the collection was the Mars rover landing. Nanette is one of the most prominent advocates for saving the Garment Center...

 

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