The Council of Fashion Designers of America has unfurled a slew of programs and retail collaborations to support its initiative this month.
Tao Group expands its footprint with its latest 22,000-square-foot restaurant and lounge.
Hugh Jackman played emcee for the evening.
Top trends include shine and metallic; pleats galore; longer skirts, and ethnic influences.
The University of Fashion is the brainchild of Francesca Sterlacci, former chairman of the Fashion Institute of Technology’s fashion design program.
Ralph Lauren Corp. said Friday that it will launch The Art Wall Project, an installation of large-scale outdoor artwork.
Among the designers who attended with muses in tow Thursday night were Mike Vensel, Lloyd Klein, Walter Mendez and Michael Costello.