New York Fashion Week’s fall 2017 looks are polished and diverse

Despite the heavy snowstorm Thursday, fashion pioneers attended the New York Fashion Week shows, headquartered at Skylight Clarkson Square downtown on Washington Street, and at designer shows held all over the City.

Alluring fashion and beauty looks for spring ’17

Cushnie et Ochs designers Carly Cushnie and Michelle Ochs presented a flawless execution of their alluring spring ’17 collection here in New York.

Border-crossing patterns and shapes for autumn/winter ’17

At Berlin’s recent autumn/winter ’17 Fashion Week, patterns were abundant in suits, dresses and coats.

Dressed to Kilt in NYC

Talk about a sizzling Scottish fashion show and fundraiser! Last weekend’s “Dressed to Kilt” fashion affair kicked off New York Fashion Week with a smashing designer showcase.

Spring 2017: Fashion angles

When you think about what’s new, think about what’s different from the last season.

The wrap dress is back for spring/summer ’17

The wrap dress is in style this spring ’17. Singer/actress Beyoncé showed off her curves in designer Romeo Hunte’s shapely, striped style.

Spring/summer 2018 color and fashion forecast

For 2018, Wonderlust is a trending mood. The theme reaches into the young, eager spirit of nature and adventure.

NY Fashion Week spring ’17 runway news

Anniesa Hasibuan was the first Muslim and the first Indonesian designer to show the hijabs on the NY Fashion Week runway. Born in Jakarta, July 30, 1986, she is the wife of Andika Surachman, a young entrepreneur.

View Black designers’ styles at The Museum at FIT

The Museum at FIT’s exhibit, “Black Fashion Designers,” on view now through March 16, 2017, is a compelling examination of the significance and unrecognized impact that African-American designers have had on fashion.

LDC/ENY business center hosts fashion and beauty business workshop

The Local Development Corporation of East New York is hosting a fashion and beauty business workshop.

Fashion bridges cultural gaps for spring ’17

International designer Vivienne Tam is known for her culture-bridging, East-meets-West concepts in her collections.

Bébénoir opens second boutique in Harlem

Harlem boutique Bébénoir just opened a second store at 2064 Adam Clayton Powell Blvd. (between 124th and 125th streets), New York City.

Easy elegance from old fashion tricks

The passion of fashion accompanies Marta Zampolini’s spring/summer collection. When she was young, Zampolini loved to “steal with her eyes” the tricks of her grandmother’s dressmaking skills.

Men’s fashion and footwear news

Ports 1961 just announced their company’s collaboration with iconic sportswear and boxing brand Everlast, made famous by the world’s greatest boxers and actors.

Soft, feminine styles for spring ’17

After the lights were turned down, the audience was transported to India during the beginning of Runa Ray’s show.