FordPROJECT gallery fêted the opening yesterday of “Reflections,” a group exhibition running in conjunction with the Tomio Koyama Gallery in Tokyo.
Nanette Lepore’s Spring collection was fluorescent-lit. Entire ensembles of Day-Glo tangerine, citron and pink filled the runway, offset by the occasional deep cobalt blue piece.
Ford’s Karmen Pedaru, Kate King, Julia Nobis, Hanne Gaby, Alana Zimmer, Karolina Wąż, Erjona Ala, and Ford Women’s Cora Emmanuel featured in the Michael Kors Spring 2012
Ford’s Lina Sandberg, Karmen Pedaru, and Kate King featured for the Oscar de la Renta Spring 2012 runway show at 11 W 42 St in Manhattan Tuesday evening.
For Spring 2012 Max and Lubov Azria vamped up their iconic Herve Leger bandage dresses by adding metallic shine and intricately-woven macrames and jacquards.
Watching Sophia Kokosalaki’s Diesel Black Gold collection felt much like driving through New York City at night. The set evoked an industrial metropolis, with its raw cement runway and curtain of mirrors that flashed like darting headlights. Echoing the vibe,
Narciso Rodriguez’s signature tight silhouettes and curve-defining seaming gave way to looser fits for Spring, but that doesn’t mean his designs have lost any of their tasteful sex appeal.
The runways got wild this season, with designers using everything from jungle cats to German shepherds as inspiration for graphic, in-your-face prints. Cozy up with some of these creature comforts—in the form of intarsia sweaters, needlepoint slippers, and sweet stud earrings.