What is it about London Fashion Week that brings out the kookiest accessory designs? New York Fashion Week has its fair share of loony togs, sure, but only a few particularly avant garde designers subscribe to that. LFW takes the cake as far as the accessory game goes with a veritable metric...

This week, students from Parsons New School of Design and The Fashion Institute of Technology faced off in the final round of the Fusion Fashion Show to determine: Which school has the best designers? This show has featured contestants in the past that you may have heard of: Alexander Wang,...

Coach creative director Reed Krakoff, the guy who wants you to stow your gym shoes in a $4,500 bag that has his name on it, went back to school yesterday to sit front row at a Parsons' annual student fashion show. And afterward he told us he was really impressed with what he saw coming down...

Unfortunately only a couple of looks per students could be shown in the fashion show, but I was honored to take photos of most of the student thesis presentations and will be bringing you full collections in the next couple of weeks. In the meantime I hope you enjoy the short video and select...

Carmen Chen Wu "Watching this show makes me think I could use a few more years in school," said Reed Krakoff at the Parsons 2011 BFA fashion show. Krakoff, a Parsons alum and the executive creative director of Coach as well as his eponymous line, addressed the crowd of students, parents,...

Last week, the fabulous people behind SM Accessories invited me to attend their fashion show at Radisson Blu, Cebu. I absolutely LOVE SM Accessories for being such a generous sponsor and for always being so accommodating! Of course, I gave them a big fat YES. I always support the brands I...

A few days ago, I attended the SM Accessories fashion show with my dearest Cams and Laur. I arrived super late, since I came from work and school, and the heavy rain made the traffic insane, so I wasn't able to take an outfit shot. Thank you, Stylebible, for this one. I opted for layered light...

Giles Deacon's latest fashion show looks like a declaration to the world that he has been far ahead in the season which mainly is 1940s and 1970s style. His time machine has shuttled to the more avant-garde 1950s and 1980s. "No, no," he corrected in the background, "it should be 1990s—you can...

As far as the trends I saw coming out of Parsons fashion design, it looked like a focus on texture was key. There was a lot of draped layering on this runway. I saw a lot of mixed fabric weights and textures. Instead of soft draping, there was a lot of sculpted, structured draped...

Kaye Applewaite, Yunxiang (Sharon) Zhou, Yoonsung Choi and Isabel Simpson-Kirsch's collections at the Parsons' 2013 Fashion Show. Photo: Courtesy of Parsons Yesterday afternoon, I zoomed over to Pier 60 all the way over on Manhattan's westernmost edge in the swampy summer heat to catch...

 

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