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After a suspenseful pause that was only heightened by rhythmic heartbeat soundtrack, Thakoon Panichgul’s fall 2010 show was, well worth the wait. The young star showed a stunning collection for New York Fashion Week Fall 2010, with rich textures that looked all the more lush juxtaposed against one another.

Each model descended from modernist archway, wearing his expert play with layers, proportions, and lots of textures, from fuzzy knitted wool to deco-printed silks. Continue>>

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An extraordinary amount of hype surrounded the runway show by Singapore-born, Nepalese newcomer, Prabal Gurung, who made his catwalk debut at New York Fashion Week. Whole atmosphere was heightened by arrival of Anna Wintour, who headed straight backstage for a pre-show chat, and presence of Avatar star, Zoe Saldana, who sat front-row in Gurung’s mini sweater dress and black over-the-knee boots.
White sheared mink zipper coat; deep crimson viscose gazar dress with peplum detail; black & white double silk satin dress with black belt; forest green gown with ruffle panels were among top looks of the show.

The newcomer has worked previously with famous Indian designer Manish Arora, in New Delhi, and studied at Parsons School for Design. Demi Moore, Oprah Winfrey and Carey Mulligan are some of his fan followers. Continue>>

prabal gurung fall 2010 collection

Prabal Gurung Fall 2010 Collection

Every Fashion Week, TV fans get the chance to enjoy another round of America’s favorite game show, Project Runway. This reality fashion-designer competition series has successfully reached its Season 7 Finale, separating the decoys from legit finalists.
Since the bi-annual fashion fest New York Fashion Week, usually falls a few weeks before “Project Runway’s final”, that’s why every designer wants to give a tough competition to each other to get that $100,000 prize money and debut a collection for the next fashion week in New York.

This year, “Project Runway” aired on Lifetime, leaving 11 designers fighting and clawing for those top spots as of last night. But, there were only 10 collections that were shown. The missing one was Maya Luz. Reasons behind why she didn’t displayed her collection is not yet revealed. So by process of elimination, you’ll learn who’s going home next week!!

More than doubling the designers who showed their collections in Bryant Park, this morning makes the betting man’s job infinitely harder, but also more fun. So let’s analyze the Project Runway collections, and a few extraneous factors to find out who’ll be season’s Final Four! Continue>>

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Michael Kors had a clear vision for his new RTW Spring 2010 Collection. The key features of his collection were strategically placed pieces of colorless acrylic material, adding lightness and sex appeal to a season of “urbane renewal.”

The show was kicked off by Noah Mills and Carmen Kass. Carmen was wearing white leather shift dress with a zigzag of zippers down the front. A bleach-splatter fitted dress, silver crimple lame sheath and black “cage” dress with an abbreviated bodice and checkerboard of black patent leather as its back all looped back to Kors’ interest in graphics and architecture. Continue>>

Michael Kors Spring 2010

Michael Kors Spring 2010

Inspired by the Mediterranean, christian siriano opts for neutrals to showcase his first several pieces for Spring 2010. The collection was paired with grand floppy hats, to present the feel of seaside relaxation and high class.The prolific line included fun, lady-like cocktail dresses evoking 80s trend in the softest possible way. Colors ranged from peaches, creams and champagne tones to blue lagoon watercolor splash to an orange-red that were virtually setting dresses ablaze. Continue>>

Christian Siriano Spring 2010 Collection

Christian Siriano Spring 2010 Collection

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