One of the annual mega events in the world of fashion, New York Fashion Week, recently concluded with the Spring/Summer 2013 collection sizzling the ramp and capturing everyone’s heart.
Held at the Lincoln Centre for Performing arts for the third year in the row, the Mercedes Benz sponsored show displayed some of the greatest American fashion designers, as the world gaped, awed and searched desperately for all the updates from the show. The excitement filled the whole New York City where the show ran all day long followed by some of the biggest and brightest fashion parties, where the fashion’s faithful showcased their style to stay ahead in the game of fashion and paparazzi.
The fashion week featured some of the best designers displaying their gorgeous collection, which will be worth even after a few years down the line. The stripes seemed to be a big hit of the spring season as all the major fashion houses like Tommy Hilfiger, Marc by Marc Jacobs and Michael Kors complemented their collection with the use of stripes. The other highlights of these collections included maxi dresses, cardigans, button down shirts and the oversized trousers.
The spring trends saw the return of the Retro, the 60’s and the 80’s were evident in the tailoring as well as the silhouettes of various collections on display during the fashion week. While the contemporary looks were blended with the patchwork denim, the stylish buttoned shirts and the mod cocktail dress.
On the other side, there was the eclectic, but impressive collection by Jeremy Scott, the youthful designer’s collection took the fashion industry by storm with its unique aesthetic charm. His collection was street chic, featuring thigh-high caped toe python boots in sky blue and black, the black floor length tulle veils as well as the brilliant machine gun tops, perfect for both the genders. Don’t be surprised if you see Jeremy Scott being one of the popular names on the street fashion scene.
The young designer Alexander Wang too created the ripples with his amazing runway event. Wang, who’s a council of fashion designers of America winner, was present with his deconstructed line which retained a modern flair. From the innovative looks to the impression of a beautiful puzzle, his event was lined up perfectly instead of seeming to be pushed together. The laser cut out sheer panelled shirts and cut out baseball shirtdresses were the high points of Wang’s runway event.
Some of the most famous industry editors, celebrities and press names were also spotted at the event, which is held twice a year. The social media too was loaded with the minute by minute updates from the event, which showed that the fashion industry has travelled a long way as the supreme efforts of the designers were visible in the eye-catching collections that ruled the ramp.