Louis Vuitton | By Invitation Only

The fashion world was holding its breath waiting to see what the newly appointed Creative Director for Louis Vuittion, Nicolas Ghesquière, had in store for this Autumn |Winter 2014-15 season. To tease his captivated audience, Monsieur Ghesquière sent an elegantly simple invitation and offered a personal note to the lucky members of the fashion show audience….

Are You On The List? | Getting Into Fashion Shows

Have you ever tried to get into a fashion show? It’s either pretty easy or nearly impossible (especially for the bigger name brands like Chanel, Dior). But in some cases, it might be easier than you think. Paris Fashion Week has come to a close and I have sat in my fair share of shows…

Ter Et Bantine Autumn|Winter 2014-15

The room is white, outlined in crisp, clean walls and yet looks unfinished with the large, squared plywood floor set as the stage. The show is running late and the standing line is getting anxious. Little by little, handfuls of guests are being escorted inside and squeezing themselves into any nook just to get a…

AF Vandevorst Autumn|Winter 2014

What kind of woman do you want to be; sexy, confident, casual, or sporty? If you want one or all of the above, then the new AF Vandevorst Autumn|Winter 2014-15 collection has something for you. The color palette was taken straight from the military with muted greens and mustard yellows juxtaposed against classic black and…

Tex Saverio Autumn|Winter 2014-15

One of the few designers this season to provide pieces fit for the female form, Tex Saverio’s Autumn/Winter 2014-15 collection has something for every type of girl. The presentation room was a dark library within the Automobile Club de France building, overlooking Place de la Concorde. Filled with hundreds of aged books and outlined in…

Candy Crushed | Manish Arora AW 14-15

Indian designer, Manish Arora, known for dazzling creations that play upon color and pattern, introduces a new and equally colorful collection under his namesake label.  From the invitation to the music to the clothes, the whole collection from Manish Arora’s Autumn/Winter 2014-15 presentation is just too sweet. THE INVITATION The invitation set the tone for…

Lookbooks and Linesheets and Sales, Oh My!

Paris Fashion Week is almost here and soon the city will be flooded with fashionistas, media moguls, and more importantly buyers. Yes, it’s time for Sales Showroom! Fashion wouldn’t be the industry that it is if no one purchased clothes! With an over saturated market of designers, it is more important than ever for up…

Viktor & Rolf | Bonbon Fragrance

I heard rumblings about a new fragrance from Amsterdam based fashion duo, Viktor & Rolf that would debut during their couture show at the end of Paris Couture Week. So excited to learn my sources were right. As with most couture shows, its no longer just about the clothes. Couture is an expensive industry with…

Berlin Showroom Invitation

I was recently skimming through the SS14 Modem booklet and was looking at the different invitations that Press and Sales companies submitted to feature their showrooms. When I came across the Berlin Showroom invitation, it caught my eye for the wrong reasons. (I apologize for the quality of the pic! The original ad has a…

PFW Invitation Only

Paris Fashion week is underway and all eyes are on the “City of Light” for direction in the fashion world. So how does graphic design fit into this magical week of art? We all know fashion week is about the fabulous, over the top shows, that sometimes overshadow the clothes themselves. But how do people…

Seoul’s 10 Soul | Korean Fashion in Paris

Paris Fashion Week has just started and I already have been busy working on an event to welcome the fashionistas of the world and introduce them to 5 Korean designers via the Seoul’s 10 Soul event. Seoul’s 10 Soul is a global project the awards 10 Korean designers (5 men and 5 women) the opportunity…