Posts Tagged ‘Alexander Wang’

Trendy Tuesday…

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You may be used to seeing cloyingly saccharine, tropical print shirts on Hawaiian vacations–but believe it or not, the tropical print top has become one of the newest trends for summer. Leading brands like Gucci, Valentino, and Alexander Wang have already hopped on the “tropic-top” bandwagon, but these colorful, bold prints can also be seen [...]

Givenchy Shows Spring 2016 Collection in New York

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In homage to 9/11 Givenchy held it’s spring 2016 collection in New York City–in lower Manhattan–with the twin beams of light streaming up from the Freedom Tower in view, and with Ava Maria resounding over loudspeakers to the crowd at the closing of the collection. It was a statement that fashion is an expression of [...]

All Black Everything with Alexander Wang for Fall Winter 2015 at NYFW

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Alexander Wang put together an all black collection for Fall Winter 2015 at NYFW. Less than a handful of pieces were red, ivory, and blue, but the rest of the collection featured the dark shade from head to chunky black-boot-wearing-toe. Wang referenced Marilyn Manson and Kiss as inspirations, and he ultimately designed with his customer [...]

What’s Cool About Alexander Wang

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Alexander Wang is the epitome of cool. Not only does he have a chic, edgy eponymous line, but he also serves as the creative director of the ultra-luxurious brand, Balenciaga. Wang not only stays on trend season after season, but he often creates the trends as well. He is best known for his urban, downtown [...]

Alexander Wang’s Tour de Force — Comes Into His Own with Balenciaga’s Spring 2015 collection

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In a “sheer”-delight, Alexander Wang perfectly blended street chic and athleti-style influences into figure-flattering looks–admixing mesh and embroidery into sleek silhouettes. Pants were tight, shirts cut to the body and dresses were primarily long and form-fitting. Wang’s love of geometrics was evident throughout, as many pieces–including black, white and dusty pink dresses, featured lattice patterns. [...]

New York Fashion Week — Why We Love Alexander Wang

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New York Fashion Week — Why We Love Alexander Wang What’s not to love about a young, driven, self-made designer who creates stellar fashions? Since his emergence onto the fashion scene in 2005 with his unisex sweaters, Alexander Wang has pretty much been unstoppable. Originally from San Francisco, Wang grew up in a Taiwanese-American home. [...]

Alexander Wang Sets Sail for Balenciaga Resort 2015

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Alexander Wang truly let his personal aesthetic shine through when creating the Balenciaga Resort 2015 collection. He drew inspiration from sailing, and employed many seafaring elements, such as ropes, sails, raincoats, braiding, and even rubber boots. However, Wang managed to fully interject these nautical nuances without having his pieces come off as preppy, but rather dark and brooding. The designer [...]

NEWS FLASH! Lupita Nyong’o Brings More Starpower to CFDA Awards

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Another blazing hot talent–People magazine’s Most Beautiful Person of the Year—Lupita Nyong’o will be on hand at the already star-studded Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Fashion Awards event on 2 June.

Rihanna to Get Award at CFDA Gala– “Oscars” of Fashion

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Pop star Rihanna “RiRi” will receive the Fashion Icon Award from The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) at their Annual Gala on 2 June in New York. CDFA President Diane von Fürstenberg and CEO Steven Kolb lauded Rihanna for her exciting contributions to the fashion industry, as well as for her philanthropic partnership [...]

Alexander Wang Announces H&M Collab!

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Alexander Wang is coming to H&M and we couldn’t be any more excited! The designer announced on his Instagram account on Saturday that he will be designing a capsule collection for the retailer, and makes history as the very first American designer to do so. The line will hit 250 H&M stores on November 6th, and will include [...]

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