The official first day of
Mercedes-Benz Fashion
Week kicked off with the
Nicholas K show at the
Lincoln Center Studio.
Nicholas K brought
some smile-inducing
hybrids - think Victorian
Grunge Swashbucklers.
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Nicholas K FW11
The BCBG girl is ready
to grow up for fall/winter
2011. Graceful,
geometric cuts and
layering on the material
conveyed a sense of
sophistication and
allure for the coming
season.
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BCBGMAXAZRIA
FW11
Don O'Neill, a
household name in the
making, went back to
his Irish roots for
inspiration for his
fall/winter 2011
eveningwear collection -
Theia. If you're craving
glam this is the line for
you!
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Pre-Show:
THEIA FW11
What Goes Around
Comes Around has
been one of lower
Manhattan's vintage
treasures for years. Find
out what
Gerard Maione
whipped up for the
brands debut at MBFW.
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Pre-Show:
What Goes
Around Comes
Around FW11
Chris Cox - Creative
Director of Nautica -
showcases a collection
that breathes new life to
an American classic.
For Fall 2011, Cox was
inspired by the Maritime
Heritage of the Sleeping
Bear Dunes region of
Lake Michigan.
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Nautica FW11
The debut presentation
for NAHM set a standard
Friday morning at Milk
Studios.
Ally Hilfiger
and
Nary Manivong's
reconfigure the
shirt-dress into
fascinating forms.
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NAHM FW11
At New York Fashion Week
Jeremy Scott's latest
collection adheres to
the belief that it doesn’t
take a ton of money to
look stylish. Scott
centers on the lifestyle
of 90s club kids (Scott
was one of them) and
their D.I.Y. approach to
dressing up.
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Jeremy Scott
FW11
Curry may not be
everybody’s favorite
color but
Tracy Reese
is looking to change
that. Reese’s
Fall/Winter 2011 offering
was all about ‘deep
hues, sculptural shapes
and engaging textural
combinations.’
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Tracy Reese
FW11
You might never have
guessed it but
Carlos Miele and director
James Cameron have
something in common -
a love of the
‘tridimensional’. Miele’s
latest collection gave
fashion a three-way
interplay.
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Carlos Miele
FW11
Melanie Fraser Hart
and William Calvert
take us on a whistle
stop tour of the 60s, 70s
and 80s to bring us the
best in modern
dressing.
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Callula Lillibelle
FW11
For the first time
Malaysian-born
designer
Zang Toi turns
to muted colors like
nude, camel, and
charcoal to create a
classic collection that's
"glamorous, but not
matronly."
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Zang Toi FW11
This season, Binetti
was inspired by cubism
and by the 1920s
fashion that followed the
movement. The
collection centered on
an industrial palette, but
it was the ambush of
detail that made us stop
and stare.
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Binetti FW11
Perry Ellis creative
director,
John Crocco cleverly
produced elegant look
after look for that 20
something man whose
current trajectory is from
dorm to desk job.
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Perry Ellis FW11
Althea Harper, a finalist
in season 6 of
'Project Runway,' takes
inspiration from Old
Hollywood to bring us
some modern va va
voom.
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Althea Harper
FW11
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Vena Cava’s fall collection
was inspired by the design
duo’s memories of the
90s fashion they loved.
Referencing the decade’s
design powerhouses like
Azzedine Alaia and
Giorgio Armani, the brand
took the fashion smash
hits of the era and
presented them in a
vibrantly modern way.
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Vena Cava FW11
It was fitting that, being
over 7 months pregnant,
Mara Hoffman chose to
play with the idea of the
sacred earth mother for
her Fall/Winter 2011
presentation.  
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Mara Hoffman
FW11
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