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Fashion Week: Day 3

by Alex R. Travers Ruffian For their Fall 2013 collection, Ruffian boys Brian Wolk and Claude Morais revisit the 19th century Bowery, where vice and entertainment thrive. But some of the romantic images they try to marry with their current collection stumble upon each other. Rather than accent the prints, hats and tassels clash over …

Fashion Week: Day 2

by Alex R. Travers Nautica The critical response to Nautica is that they’re no longer the new kid in town. I say, so what? To celebrate their 30th anniversary, creative director Chris Cox sent energy down the runway in the form of fire red coats, bright yellow parkas, and merino sweaters. Frustratingly, the energy came …

Fashion Week: Day 1

by Alex R. Travers Toddy Snyder Todd Snyder’s Fall 2013 presentation, entitled  “Rebel Gentlemen,” made you feel the fascination with German and British motorcycle culture in each look. The outfits were bold, yet everything was very simple and very wearable. An asymmetrical leather racer jacket caught my eye. It was paired perfectly with an olive …

Jeffrey Fashion Cares VIP Kickoff Event

On January 29, Jeffrey Fashion Cares—the annual fashion fundraiser benefiting the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community and those living with HIV/AIDS—celebrated its ten-year anniversary with a kick-off cocktail event at the Jeffrey Store. Jeffrey Kalinski, President & CEO of Jeffrey New York/Atlanta and Executive Vice President of Design and Merchandising at Nordstrom, was …

Carolina Pinton Sale at Fab.com

Carolina Pinton is one of the most interesting South American designers working in New York, in part because her looks have a spicy flair, even when she brings conventional tailoring methods into play. Pinton launched her first collection in October 2011 at a conceptual boutique in Rio de Janeiro. She continues to fascinate the fashion …