“Some Nerve: Lessons Learned While Becoming Brave,” (Riverhead), by Patty Chang Anker is a “must read,” according to Parents magazine.
On view from now through Feb. 5, 2017, the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art introduces their fall 2016 exhibition, “Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion.”
Beth Ditto, vocalist of The Gossip, unveiled her second collection Nov. 1, 2016, with an 11-piece, ready-to-wear line available in sizes 14 to 28.
In a league of their own, Hood By Air delivers another striking collection for spring/summer 2017.
This season, the world’s fashion industries are introducing new designers. It’s sort of like a changing of the guard, and it’s so exciting to witness.
At Desigual’s show at Moynihan Station in New York City, some of the collection’s highlights included Desigual’s long knit dresses, lace fringes and hand-woven pieces that were simply mesmerizing.
In Milan, Italy, La Perla’s spring/summer collection at Palazzo Clerici recently drew a standing-room-only audience.
Winner of the Spring/Summer ’16 ANDAM Fashion Prize, Wanda Nylon presented a sophisticated spring/summer ’17 collection last week in Paris.
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The “Rise of the Pharaohs” is the theme of Temraza’s Spring/Summer ’17 Collection. With her roots in Cairo, the designer’s line was influenced by her hometown, the Pharaohs and ancient Egyptians.
Print it! From head to toe, Xuly Bët’s collection offers a glimpse into yesterday’s fashion closets, but their styles show off today’s fashion flair.
J.J. Gray’s Fashion Week trunk show introduced a superior line of custom-made boots and Oxfords for men and women.
Harlem Fashion Row’s 9th Annual Fashion Week celebration was a complete success.
Backstage at 0039 Italy’s spring/summer ’17 fashion show in Berlin, models try to relax. It takes many hours to get ready for a show.
When it comes to the length of a garment for spring/summer ’17, take your pick. From the looks of this collection, the wider the pant legs the better.
As teens grow, having and maintaining self-esteem in essential. Author Lane Cobb offers many tips in “Be Your Biggest Champion: A Self-Esteem Guide for Teen Girls,” an inspirational guide that provides young people with tools they can use for the rest of their lives.
Recently at the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin’s spring/summer 2016 shows, emerging designer Alexandra Tamale made a strong fashion statement with a collection of Rio-timely sportswear for on or off the court.
Aug. 25, 2016, at 13 W. 38th St., New York, N.Y., from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Terese Sydonna’s fall 2016 collection will be available at a sample sale.
It’s the season for fashionable straw hats. Madonna was spotted in Havana, Cuba, wearing the Drake hat from Gigi Burris Millinery’s Resort 2017 collection.
On Harlem’s Sugar Hill, Pamela Love introduces her Suspension Collection at the Museum of Art and Origin, located at 430 W. 162nd St., New York, N.Y.
With back-to-school just around the corner, shopping for the newest looks can be a challenge.
The Clara Francis Gallery is opening with the exhibition of “Haile King-Rubie: Speaking Colors.”
For winter 2016-2017, Black Crows showed a colorful lineup of outerwear alongside their 10th collection of skis.
Chilean-born actress Leonor Varela appeared at the 9th annual Oceana SeaChange summer party wearing a design by Gauri & Nainika from their Autumn/Winter ’16 collection.
Dime-Mexico Fashion House put on a splendid show during Berlin Fashion Week.
Men’s spring/summer 2017 Fashion Week presentations went off without a hitch in New York last week.
Designer Edwing D’Angelo rolled right into the third edition of New York Fashion Week with a fascinating menswear collection.
Opening day at The Club by Dominik Mager, an upscale hair salon conveniently located at 2276 Frederick Douglass Blvd. near 122nd Street, was a huge success. And from July 11-16, they are offering a 20 percent discount on all services.
Young designer Annelie Schubert’s collection was sponsored and presented by Mercedes Benz and Elle Magazine for the Berlin spring/summer ’16 shows.
Overall, the Berlin spring/summer ’17 shows are huge productions. This Mercedes Benz Fashion Week show was one of the best.
At Ms. P’s Hair Studio at 280 W. 117th St., Harlem, N.Y, summer hair is turned out in a wide variety of styles.
A long-time footwear company adds color, glitter and glamour to their holiday footwear collection.
The womenswear label Georgia Alice is dedicated to creating modern, luxurious ready-to-wear.
This summer, the variety of weather climates urges you to have a variety of clothes in your closet.
For spring/summer ’17, Fashion East Men’s show was very entertaining. Styles were shown every which way.
Designer Agnese Narnicka’s brand, One Wolf, founded in 2010, offers high-fashioned street clothes for men.
It’s summertime, and the fashion look is cool and easy. A number of designers showed a wide array of prints, short and long dresses and swimsuits with cover-ups.
Whether you are on the beach, a boat or the boardwalk, pretty prints are the way to go.
From Rutgers University to the Cannes Film Festival!
At Malan Breton’s autumn/winter ’16 presentation for New York Fashion Week, the collection was filled with classic cuts that bordered on sporty styles in functional shapes for a modern lifestyle.
World-class women are devoted to the top designers and the fashions in their collections.
At the recent New York Fashion Week presentations, designer Shayne Oliver’s collection was amazing. Making his debut, Oliver is the owner of the label, and his show had a standing-room-only crowd.
Two young fashion designers showed contemporary sportswear collections at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Previews in Berlin.
It was just announced that Oscar de la Renta’s summer 2016 collection will make its runway debut and close Australia’s Mercedes Benz Fashion Week presentations May 20, 2016.
“Fashion and technology are inextricably connected, more so now than ever before,” said Thomas P. Campbell, director/CEO of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, at the recent press preview of “Manus X Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology.”
“Wearing is sharing,” claimed the designers at Brand Who after their presentation at Istanbul Fashion Week
Rolonda Watts makes her debut as a novelist as the author of “Destiny Lingers,” the story of a young Black, married woman, Destiny, who juggles life between work and home.
For Istanbul’s fall/winter 2016 Fashion week, Outkast People presented an energetic, ready-to-wear collection for men and women.
There’s nothing better on a quiet Sunday afternoon than taking a paint class to relax. Hope Pianello’s Paint Party (recently held at New Amsterdam Musical Association, located at 107 W. 130th St.) offers people of all ages the opportunity to be an artist.
While celebrating their 30th anniversary, Lloyd’s Carrot Cake expands to a retail space that’s right next to 6087 Broadway, Bronx, N.Y. Their new shop will feature a new juice bar called Joosed by Lloyd’s.