Latest New York Fashion Week News

Jacobs dreams a little dream to close Fashion Week on a high

Sep. 12, 2019 4:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Twice a year, the New York fashion world trudges to the Upper East Side and the cavernous Park Avenue Armory to see what new tricks Marc Jacobs has up his sleeve. Somehow Jacobs, who has the final Fashion Week slot every time — a position of considerable pressure — tends to...

Badgley Mischka evokes an island flair at NY Fashion Week

Sep. 12, 2019 11:06 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — All that was missing was the sand at the Badgley Mischka spring/summer show that featured floral prints, bathing suits and glitzy evening gowns, evoking island flair. The show opened Wednesday with a series of light green dresses and suits printed with oversized orchids and lilies in bright...

Proenza Schouler explores interplay between power, softness

Sep. 11, 2019 11:03 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Lesley Gore classic "You Don't Own Me" played as Proenza Schouler's models took their final lap of the runway, a clear message that the designers were thinking about power. "It's a message of strength," designer Lazaro Hernandez said of the chosen finale song, with lyrics that include...

The Blonds go over-the-top with the help of 'Moulin Rouge'

Sep. 11, 2019 8:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Runway met Broadway when The Blonds took to the stage of the splashy musical "Moulin Rouge." With the help of Billy Porter, who performed two songs, the ever-theatrical design duo stuck to the musical's theme, focused on a cabaret, and stayed true to their risque style Monday for the New...

Big Sean, Halsey, Migos rock Rihanna's lingerie fashion show

Sep. 11, 2019 7:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Big Sean, A$ap Ferg, Halsey and Migos rocked Rihanna's Savage X Fenty crowd Tuesday from a color-saturated stage at the Barclays Center as Normani and Laverne Cox joined an army of supermodels and dancers in a showcase of her latest loungewear and lingerie. But don't look for the juicy new...

Christian Cowan honors his roots in Spain at NY Fashion Week

Sep. 11, 2019 6:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Cowan always brings playful, colorful looks to the runway and his spring 2020 collection was no exception. There were electric reds, fluorescent pinks, voluptuous feathers, metallics and sequins, but there were also softer tones, inspired by the Spanish coastal city where he spent...

Naeem Khan launches his fashion collection at home

Sep. 11, 2019 1:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Naeem Khan brought it home with his new spring-summer 2020 collection, launching his runway show in the chic lobby and courtyard of his New York City apartment building. The longtime designer set up shop Tuesday on the ground floor of the ultramodern Zaha Hadid Building on Manhattan's west...

Dominican vibes and a youthful feel at Oscar de la Renta

Sep. 11, 2019 1:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar de la Renta's designing duo, Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia, looked to the homeland of the label's late, legendary founder for their latest show: the Dominican Republic. They presented a jaunty collection with a youthful feel, while making clear that the label is still decidedly about...

Tennis court to runway: Serena Williams hits Fashion Week

Sep. 11, 2019 6:59 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Talk about a quick recovery. Only three days after her shocking loss in the U.S. Open final, Serena Williams went from the court to the runway to present the latest collection of her fashion label, S by Serena. And she brought her baby daughter along for the ride: As she made her...

Vera Wang returns, with hippie hair and couture lingerie

Sep. 10, 2019 5:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After a two-year break, Vera Wang returned to the New York Fashion Week runway on Tuesday with a moody and visually arresting show that featured high-couture lingerie elements, hippie hair, and heels so spiky that some models struggled to stay on their feet. Camisoles. Bustiers. Garters....