Fashion Figures Push Garment Center Plans

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Overview

In an effort to bolster American-made fashion, Andrew Rosen is championing an initiative to create a modern, one-stop manufacturing facility in Manhattan.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Media

Memo Pad: Social Media’s Stars and Duds… Joan Rivers Unplugged

Dan Abrams’ hoping to get a bigger piece of the luxury business when he publishes a new report, “Social Media Guide for Luxury Brands.”

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Wayne RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Wayne RTW Fall 2011

Lee explored aerodynamic lines and sporty, Gothic territory.

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Rachel Comey RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Rachel Comey RTW Fall 2011

Ever the print lover, chevron and dahlias popped up on everything.

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Andy Valmorbida, Retna, Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld and PC Valmorbida.

Parties

RETNA Kicks Off Fashion Week

Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld and Andy Valmorbida’s presentation of RETNA: The Hallelujah World Tour was packed to the rafters with revelers in the West Village.

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Ambience

Parties

Waris Ahluwalia Loves Everyone

Designer packed the house at the Woolworth Building’s new bar, The Wooly, for a party toasting his new accessories line for Yoox.com.

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Textiles

Industry Imports Reach Record Levels in 2010

Companies brought in more goods in expectation of economic rebound.

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Peter Som RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Peter Som RTW Fall 2011

This was a more polished side of Som, who upped the ante on traditional sportswear.

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Tess Giberson RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Tess Giberson RTW Fall 2011

The designer returned to her artistic roots this season with a collection titled “Collage.”

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Aziz Ansari, Kanye West and Kid Cudi

Parties

Men About Town at GQ’s Menswear Party

The scene outside the Ace Hotel for the magazine’s party was a bit chaotic Thursday night.

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The Lake & Stars RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

The Lake & Stars RTW Fall 2011

It was a standout collection for the design duo Maayan Zilberman and Nikki Dekker, who took lingerie to another level.

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Jeremy Laing RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Jeremy Laing RTW Fall 2011

The collection was mysterious, beautifully moody and utterly wearable.

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Perry Ellis Men's RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Perry Ellis Men’s RTW Fall 2011

Creative director John Crocco’s collection had a sense of leisure and escapade.

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Rag & Bone Men's RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Rag & Bone Men’s RTW Fall 2011

After last fall’s alpine escapade, Marcus Wainwright and David Neville stuck closer to their British roots with a collection fit for a modern-day Highlander.

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Jason Wu RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Jason Wu RTW Fall 2011

The designer avoided cumbersome constructivist moves, preferring to work the evolving grandeur motif by infusing appealing flourishes into his pretty clothes.

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Rebecca Taylor RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Rebecca Taylor RTW Fall 2011

The collection was inspired by “blurred images and sparkling lights, conjuring images of dimly lit nights in chic Parisian nightclubs of the 70s.”

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Nautica Men's RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Nautica Men’s RTW Fall 2011

Designer Chris Cox injected a new sophistication into the brand.

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Buckler by Andrew Buckler Men's RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Buckler by Andrew Buckler

The designer defied nature by taking his show to the streets of Manhattan, closing a city block to create the perfect setting for his street art-inspired line.

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NAHM RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

NAHM RTW Fall 2011

NAHM’s debut collection was a strong outing centered around the simple shirtdress reinterpreted in myriad manners — all chic with an edgy, cool streak.

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Josie Natori RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Josie Natori RTW Fall 2011

The designer moved into a bit edgier, less classic fare, while sacrificing none of the her signature refinement.

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A Detacher

Fashion Features

What Were They Thinking?

It’s fall inspiration time, and this season, designers have everything (and everyone) under the sun on their minds.

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Doo.Ri RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Doo.Ri RTW Fall 2011

The collection was inspired by the work of artist Beverly Semmes, though it lacked her use of color.

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Nicole Miller RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Nicole Miller RTW Fall 2011

Geometric prints, shiny metallics, assymetrics and even a little Eighties tailoring converged on the runway.

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Rogan Gregory, Jeff Rudes, Stephanie Rosenbloem, Andrew Rosen, Tommy Hilfiger and Simon Collins.

Designer and Luxury

Fashion Figures Push Garment Center Plans

Proposed facility would provide manufacturing, patternmaking, cutting, marking, grading and a variety of other services for designers.

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Rag & Bone RTW Fall 2011

Fashion Show Reviews

Rag & Bone Women’s RTW Fall 2011

In perhaps their most confident collection to date, Marcus Wainwright and David Neville took their girls on a journey to the Arctic Circle.

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The Vivienne Westwood store in Los Angeles.

Designer and Luxury

Vivienne Westwood Boutique Opens in L.A.

Designer has plans for further retail expansion in the U.S.

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Media

Memo Pad: Sports Illustrated’s New Rate

The magazine has introduced a new subscription option: $48 for content across all platforms, including print, Web, Android tablets and smart phones.

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Alexander Wang inside the new space.

Designer and Luxury

Alexander Wang Gets His Shop On

The designer’s first flagship is slated to open to the public on Thursday.

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Dee and Tommy Hilfiger

Fashion Scoops

Peter Som’s Fans… Christian Siriano’s Proud Mama…

Though it was very cold, and somewhat early, Peter Som drew an enthusiastic lineup for the front row at his fall show at Milk Studios.

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