Karen Walker, the eccentric New Zealand-based womenswear and accessories designer, has enlisted Stephen Thompson as one of the faces of her Spring 2011 sunglasses campaign. (You might recognize him from his runway and print work for Givenchy .) Walker's funky frames are among the most coveted...

Tonight's L'Oréal Melbourne Fashion Festival runway, sponsored by Frankie, featured Kiwi darlings Karen Walker and Kate Sylvester and stirred up a little home sickness before I had even arrived at the event. Luckily, as is always the case, the 'rah rah' quickly distracted me from it. My...

Comments One Response to "Karen Walker Eyewear "Capsule Collection"" Jasmin on January 17th, 2011 7:08 am this looks amazing! Leave a Reply

Backstage at Karen Walker Fall 2011/12. Photo: Katherine Lowe Karen Walker's Newmarket store is about to go from quite big to really, really big, in the form of a 200 metre-plus expansion named Playpark – achieved by knocking down the Southern wall and taking over the recently-emptied space...

January 02, 2011 Karen Walker Butler Sunglasses Karen Walker Butler Sunglasses Remember my poor Marc Jacobs sunglasses that I've lost in Singapore last year? Y'all know how I love and adore enormous sunglasses so imagine my delight when these Karen Walker "Butler" sunnies arrived a few days...

PreviousNext >>This Spring, Karen Walker brings her particular breed of New Zealand girlie-quirk to the American mass market by storm. As announced via the brand's Twitter and Facebook earlier today, the designer has inked a deal with Anthropologie that puts her lower-priced Hi There From...

Held during the same time slot as one of New York's most highly anticipated shows, Rodarte, there's no doubt Karen Walker pulled the short straw this season. But New Zealand's favourite international designer still managed to bring in a strong crowd, including a few familiar faces: Fashion...

February 20, 2011 Karen Walker Fall Winter 2011 Finale Karen Walker Fall Winter 2011 Finale Here's the view from my seat at Karen Walker's fall/winter 2011 fashion show. TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry:...

Karen Walker's inspiration comes from photographs of William Eggleston. From him, Karen Walker experienced the charm of Kodak color film and intensive printing. This is not just clothespin patterns and coat can show. The jewelry accessories made of plexiglass on models and printing on the...

PreviousNext >> For Spring 2012, Karen Walker riffed on the idea of "The American Girl", citing two polar-opposites in particular: buttoned-up Betsy and street-wise Iris from the 1976 movie Taxi Driver. And so out came the straight skirts, prim blouses, and secretary dresses for Betsy;...

 

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