High–Brow Glitz

WWD, February 16, 2015

Overview

  Just because a lady’s refined doesn’t mean she can’t sparkle. In the collection she presented on Monday, Carolina Herrera showed the way: an exquisitely embroidered striped shirtdress that’s bold and beautiful.   SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Costume Institute Previews ‘Manus x Machina’

Fashion Scoops

Costume Institute Previews Next Exhibit ‘Manus x Machina’

Attendees at the preview for “Manus x Machina” at The Metropolitan Museum of Art caught a run-through of Andrew Bolton’s plans for the May exhibition.

clock February 15, 2016Rosemary Feitelberg

Furla Pre-Fall 2016

Financial

Furla Revenues Climb 30% in 2015

All markets and all channels contributed to the growth of the Italian accessories firm

clock February 16, 2016Luisa Zargani

Carolina Herrera RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Carolina Herrera RTW Fall 2016

Carolina Herrera was a study in chic in a beautiful outing at The Frick.

clock February 15, 2016Bridget Foley

Diane von Furstenberg RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Diane von Furstenberg RTW Fall 2016

The clothes looked charming, most in a waft-of-Seventies way. But they were completely beside the point.

clock February 15, 2016Bridget Foley

Tommy Hilfiger RTW Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Tommy Hilfiger RTW Fall 2016

Ahoy. Tommy Hilfiger hit the deck hard for fall, transforming the Park Avenue Armory into the T.H. Atlantic and leaving no sailing cliché out to sea.

clock February 15, 2016Jessica Iredale

3.1 Philip Lim RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

3.1 Phillip Lim RTW Fall 2016

Operating under the M.O. of “life as your stage,” Phillip Lim blended Japanese kimonos, military utility wear and tons of velvet for fall.

clock February 15, 2016Jessica Iredale

Prabal Gurung RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Prabal Gurung RTW Fall 2016

Soft fabrics and high-slit skirts were Prabal Gurung’s main fall statements.

clock February 14, 2016Jessica Iredale

Opening Ceremony RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Opening Ceremony RTW Fall 2016

Humberto Leon and Carol Lim looked to the future with a groovy, Space Age-y collection for Opening Ceremony.

clock February 15, 2016Kristi Garced

The Row RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

The Row RTW Fall 2016

Continuing with their quiet, consistent, understated luxury, Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen offered fall silhouettes that were long and loose yet lean.

clock February 15, 2016Jessica Iredale

Backstage at Jeremy Scott RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Jeremy Scott RTW Fall 2016

Jeremy Scott’s campy, energetic runway lineup featured a cowgirl-meets-Fifties mishmash of retro influences.

clock February 15, 2016Kristi Garced

Jonathan Simkhai RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Jonathan Simkhai RTW Fall 2016

For fall, Jonathan Simkhai explored new ways to fuse power and strength with romance.

clock February 14, 2016Kristi Garced

Rosetta Getty RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Rosetta Getty RTW Fall 2016

Getty’s brand of relaxed luxury was especially rich in texture this season, with many of the styles riffing on men’s wear.

clock February 15, 2016Kristi Garced

Rosie Assoulin RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Rosie Assoulin RTW Fall 2016

The designer delivered a beautiful fall collection crafted from high-end fabrics and featuring sophisticated details.

clock February 15, 2016Alessandra Turra

Brooks Brothers RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Brooks Brothers RTW Fall 2016

In addition to classics in chic but easy shapes, Zac Posen gave the Brooks Brothers label its first eveningwear offerings for fall.

clock February 14, 2016Bobbi Queen

Lela Rose RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Lela Rose RTW Fall 2016

Lela Rose infused her ladylike signature looks with lots of charm and verve for fall 2016.

clock February 15, 2016Bobbi Queen

Yeohlee RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Yeohlee RTW Fall 2016

Yeohlee Teng offered a strong showing of coats — and a collection of 14 disparate pieces that still felt like a collection.

clock February 15, 2016Bobbi Queen

Ji Oh RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Ji Oh RTW Fall 2016

Ji Oh sent out a bright and optimistic lineup of fall essentials — set against the contrast of her decayed presentation set.

clock February 15, 2016Mayte Allende

Sally LaPointe RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Sally LaPointe RTW Fall 2016

Forget a theme — fall at Sally LaPointe was all about attitude.

clock February 14, 2016Kristi Garced

J.Crew RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

J. Crew RTW Fall 2016

J. Crew’s women’s collection was pretty in pink, while its men’s wear was all about updated traditional.

clock February 14, 2016Antonia Sardone and Alex Badia

Edun RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Edun RTW Fall 2016

Photos of wild birds building nests inspired Danielle Sherman’s fall collection — and its looks that ranged from retro chic to urban cool.

clock February 14, 2016Alessandra Turra

"I've forgotten where it started but the collection has evolved into sporty-romantic-seventies punk with a hint of Dick Tracy." — Kaelen

Fashion Show Reviews

Kaelen RTW Fall 2016

Kaelen Haworth was inspired by a wool crepe floral print to reinterpret the romance of the pattern in a new way.

clock February 13, 2016Antonia Sardone

Christian Siriano RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Christian Siriano RTW Fall 2016

Christian Siriano, taken with Sheila Hicks’s “The Art of the Yarn” exhibit, sent a celebration of cable knits down his fall runway.

clock February 13, 2016Bobbi Queen

Scotch & Soda RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Scotch & Soda RTW Fall 2016

Creative director Marlou van Engelen reworked folk and Bohemian influences for this youthful fall collection.

clock February 15, 2016Alessandra Turra and Alex Badia

Cushnie et Ochs RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Cushnie et Ochs RTW Fall 2016

Carly Cushnie and Michelle Ochs called on Twenties actress Louise Brooks as their fall muse.

clock February 12, 2016Kristi Garced

Rosario Dawson at Opening Ceremony Fall '16 After Party

Parties

Opening Ceremony Throws Post-show Party in Chinatown

Rosario Dawson and Charli XCX toasted designers Humberto Leon and Carol Lim on Sunday night.

clock February 15, 2016Taylor Harris

Massimo Giorgetti

Fashion Scoops

MSGM to Ban Social Media at Show

Massimo Giorgetti will ask press and buyers to not post images from his shows schedule on Feb. 28 in Milan.

clock February 15, 2016Alessandra Turra

Jeff Yurcisin

Financial

Amazon’s Fashion Frontier: Private Label

The Web giant is looking for veteran apparel executives for its private label team.

clock February 15, 2016Evan Clark

Beth Ditto's Clothing Range

Fashion Scoops

Beth Ditto Launches Plus-Size Clothing Range

The singer is bankrolling the project herself.

clock February 15, 2016Lorelei Marfil

Front Row at Tommy Hilfiger RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Tommy Hilfiger Fall 2016

Yolanda Foster talks seeing daughter Gigi Hadid walk the runway at Tommy Hilfiger fall 2016.

clock February 15, 2016Leigh Nordstrom

Ralph Rucci

Fashion Features

Ralph Rucci Discusses His New York Fashion Week Comeback With RR331

Rucci will debut his new collection, RR331, in a presentation at the Mercantile Annex on Tuesday evening.

clock February 15, 2016Kristi Garced

Stella McCartney

Designer and Luxury

Stella for Him: McCartney Plots Men’s Wear Move

The designer will introduce her first collection in June, according to sources.

clock February 16, 2016Miles Socha

Essentialist

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