Lafayette 148

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 18:  Former First Lady of the United States Hillary Clinton speaks onstage during the 8th Annual Elly Awards hosted by the Women's Forum of New York at The Plaza Hotel on June 18, 2018 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for The Women's Forum of New York) *** Local Caption *** Hillary Clinton


Hillary Clinton Criticizes Immigration Policy at 2018 Elly Awards

In addition to Clinton, Monday’s event honored Deirdre Quinn, chief executive officer of Lafayette 148, and Sheila C. Johnson, founder and ceo of Salamander Hotels & Resorts.

clock June 18, 2018Lisa Lockwood

Lafayette 148 New York Resort 2019

Fashion Show Reviews

Lafayette 148 Resort 2019

Emily Smith has injected the brand with a sense of polished ease, balancing staples against approachable fashion-driven statements.

clock June 7, 2018Andrew Shang

Lafayette 148 Pre-Fall 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Lafayette 148 Pre-Fall 2018

Vienna Secession and the Bauhaus School informed the collection’s balance of graphic prints, linear lines and overall relaxed undertone.

clock December 6, 2017Andrew Shang

Rendering of Lafayette 148 New York headquarters in the Brooklyn Navy Yard being designed by Gensler

Business Features

For Brooklyn-Bound Lafayette 148 NY, Relocating Means Innovating

The fashion brand’s operations will relocate to a sprawling space in the Brooklyn Navy Yard.

clock November 20, 2017David Moin

Building 77 at the Brooklyn Navy Yards

Government and Trade

Lafayette 148 to Move to Brooklyn Navy Yards

The women’s retailer has taken 100,000 square feet of space and will relocate from its SoHo headquarters.

clock November 9, 2017Jean E. Palmieri

ModelLafayette 148 presentation, Spring Summer 2018, New York Fashion Week, USA - 08 Sep 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Lafayette 148 Builds Spring Collection With Inspiration From 3 American Artists

Lafayette 148’s spring collection draws from the work of three female American artists — Georgia O’Keeffe, Helen Frankenthaler and Joan Mitchell.

clock September 10, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Lafayette 148 Resort 2018

Fashion Show Reviews

Lafayette 148 Resort 2018

The fashion message was black-and-white gingham.

clock June 13, 2017Andrew Shang

Jill Granoff presents Dierdre Quinn with The Visionary Award.

Fashion Features

Deirdre Quinn, Richard Richman Honored by Foundation Fighting Blindness

Deirdre Quinn said receiving the Visionary Award from The Foundation Fighting Blindness carried personal meaning.

clock May 17, 2017David Moin

Lafayette 148 New York RTW Fall 2017

Lafayette 148 RTW Fall 2017

A rich, autumn palette and textural fabrics was the ideal formula for fall at Lafayette 148.

clock February 8, 2017Mayte Allende

Lafayette 148 New York Pre-Fall 2017

Lafayette 148 Pre-Fall 2017

The collection was a mix of cold weather and tropical fare.

clock December 15, 2016Andrew Shang

Dan Lawson, costume designer of "The Good Wife," presents Lafayette 148 New York's fall collection to Neiman Marcus clients in Chicago.

Fashion Scoops

Dan Lawson of ‘The Good Wife’ Takes Lafayette 148 to Chicago

The costume designer held a presentation of the brand’s fall collection at Neiman Marcus.

clock September 26, 2016Kristin Larson

Paul Lechlinski, Annette Mathieu, LAFAYETTE 148


Lafayette 148: Going for Global Reach

An East-West learning curve has helped the company accelerate retail — and wholesale — expansion.

clock September 15, 2016Sharon Edelson

Barbara Gast and Emily smith direct the design team.

Ready To Wear

Barbara Gast and Emily Smith Give Lafayette 148 a Creative Touch

Chief creative officer Barbara Gast and creative director Emily Smith have spent a collective 34 years designing for Lafayette 148.

clock September 15, 2016Jessica Iredale

Dierdre Quinn, cofounder and ceo.

Ready To Wear

Lafayette 148 Continues Its International Quest

The designer sportswear company has grown from humble roots, and continues its international quest.

clock September 15, 2016Lisa Lockwood

Ready To Wear

Looking Back at 20 Years of Lafayette 148

Highlights from 20 years off Lafayette 148.

clock September 15, 2016WWD Staff

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