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  February 2016 Fashion Shows

Zang Toi Show
New York Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2016
Pier 59 Studios-Stage A
February 13, 2016

First off the bat; Zang Toi put on a sexy show! From the elegant ball gowns to the leather pants - the mantra was fit, flatter and vogue...(more)

  September 2015 Fashion Shows

New York Fashion Week
Sping/Summer 2016
B Michael Presentation
Harlem Stages
September 15, 2015

B Michael designs are the epitome of American style – American both in vision and origin...(more)

New York Fashion Week
Sping/Summer 2016
Georgine
The Dock at
Skylight Moynihan Station
September 13, 2015

For Spring/Summer 2016, Georgine mixed it all up. The leather was pale, furs were candy colored and some quite strange (a bit of Star Trek here) turtle-necked gowns walked the runway...(more)

 

New York Fashion Week
Spring Summer 2016
Jay Godfrey Presentation
Pier 59 Studios
September 12, 2015

Jay Godfrey's has stated that his Spring 2016 Collection was inspired by the work of the late interior designer and architect David Collins...(more)

New York Fashion Week
Sping/Summer 2016
Michael Costello
Pier 59 Studios
September 15, 2015

For Spring/Summer 2016 designer Michael Costello showed a bevy of sex gowns. Created from flowing silks...(more)

New York Fashion Week
Spring Summer 2016
The Blonds X Rootstein
Rootstein Showroom
205 West 19th Street
September 9, 2015

Rootstein mannequins are the gold standard of the industry and anytime Rootstein hosts a party...(more)

New York Fashion Week
Sping/Summer 2016
Zang Toi Show
The Dock, Skylight
@ Moynihan Station

September 11, 2015

New York Fashion Week may have left Lincoln Center to encamp within the gritty industrial vibe of Moynihan Station
(more)

  February 2015 Fashion Shows

A Taste or Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2015 Fashion
Week

Barcelona based photographer Katherin Wermke is photographing Mercedes Benz Winter/Fall 2015 Fashion Week for both NewYorkCool.com and Hyland Magazine ... (more)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
BDBGMAZAZRIA
February 12, 2015

Council of Fashion Designers of America members Maz Azria and his wife Lubov Azria have it all ...(more)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Charlotte Ronson
February 13, 2015

Famed indie designer Charlotte showed a cool hip line for Fall/Winter 2015 - slouchy chic at its best...(more)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Etxeberria
February 15, 2015

Basque designer Roberto Lopez Etxeberria's genius is his ability to design a wildly exuberant world...(more)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Georgine
February 17, 2015


For Fall Winter 2015, Georgine channeled the 70's with a twist of Pam Grier. It was all there (more)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Idan Cohen
February 14, 2015

Israeli designer Idan Cohen grew up in a "fashion family" (brand Denim). Cohen's own brand focuses on bridal and evening wear....(more)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Libertine
February 16, 2015

Los Angeles based designer Johnson Hartig has a riot of a talent. He inhabits the fun psychedelic world of designers like Custo Barcelona where sunflowers bloom and it is always a starry night...(more)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Lupe Gajardo
February 17, 2015

Chilean designer Lupe Gajardo created a sophisticated line for Fall/Winter 2015, interspersing minimalistic monochromatic designs with wild flourishes of fantasy. ...(more)
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Monique Lhuillier
February 13, 2015

Monique Lhuillier is a go to designer for stunning bridal and evening wear. Her designs are lush, feminine and sophisticated, created from the world's best fabrics creating a lovely drape. ...(more)
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Oudifu
February 16, 2015

Shanghai-based designer Zhuliang Lie presented his second Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Oudifu show on February 16th...(more)
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Vivienne Tam
February 16, 2015

China born/ American made designer Vivienne Tam showed a sophisticated sexy line of museum quality clothing for Spring/Summer of 2015...(more)

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2015
Zang Toi Show
February 17, 2015

Zang Toi is the king of posh and he sure knows how to put on a show. Toi's is the ultimate luxury line...(more)

  September 2014 Fashion Shows

Couture Council of
The Museum at FIT
Annual Artistry in Fashion
Award Luncheon
September 3, 2014

Spring/Summer 2015 Fashion Week was launched at Lincoln Center's David Koch Theater when the Couture Council of The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology hosted its annual benefit luncheon to present ...(more)

Alon Livné Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 6, 2014

Israeli designer Alon Livné is "one to watch." For Spring/Summer 2015, Livné showed a line of "tough girl" separates and stunning sculptured gowns...(more)

Alon Livne Backstage
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 6, 2014

Photographer Beatriz Schule was backstage at the Alone Livne Show where she took these images. Enjoy!...(more)
Angel Sanchez
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 8, 2014

Angel Sanchez is New Yorker by way of Caracas, Venezuela. Sanchez originally studied architecture...(more)

Anna Sui
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 10, 2014

The Anna Sui Fashion Show for Spring/Summer 2015 was a homage to the sixties...(more)

B Michael America
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 10, 2014

For Spring 2015, designer B Michael showed a line of pretty frocks and stunning eveningwear ...(more)

Betsey Johnson
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 10, 2014

Betsey Johnson staged a riotously fun fashion show for Spring/Summer 2015...(more)

Czar by Cesar Galindo
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 7, 2014

The Czar by Cesar Galindo Fashion Presentation for Spring/Summer 2015 was a mixed bag...(more)

 

David Tlale
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 7, 2014

The David Tlale Show for Spring/Summer 2015 was firmly rooted in Tlale's South African roots....(more)
Diesel Black Gold
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 9, 2014

The Diesel Black Gold line for Spring/Summer 2015 was beautifully constructed and incredibly hot!...(more)

Etxeberria
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 7, 2014

Designer Roberto Lopez Etxeberria is from the Autonomous Community of the Basque Country, an independent nation inside the country of Spain...(more)

Georgene
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
Tents at Lincoln Center
September 8, 2014

Georgene is the one to watch. Her collections are sophisticated, sexy and rich...(more)
Jay Godfrey Presentation
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
September 4, 2014

Jay Godfrey presented a line of rich cowgirl looks for Spring/Summer 2015...(more)

Karolyn Pho Fashion Show September 9th, 2014
Pier 59 Studios
18th Street and West Side Highway

Karolyn Pho showed a funky kick-ass collection for Spring/Summer 2014. The line has a sophisticated downtown vibe...(more)

Kithe Brewster
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
September 11, 2014

Consuelo Vanderbilt Costin was just one of the many gliterati to attend fashion darling Kithe Brewster's Fashion Show...(more)

Lie Sang Bong
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 6, 2014


Korean designer Lie Sang Bong staged his first Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Show on September 6, 2014...(more)

Monique Lhuillier
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 5, 2014

Monique Lhuillier is famous for designing beautiful ethereal dresses for life's special occasions...(more)

Nina Athanasiou
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Designers Loft
September 7, 2014

Munich based designer Nina Athanasiou hosted her first solo show at the Designer's Loft during Spring/Summer 2015 Fashion Week...(more)

Tome
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 4, 2014

Ramon Martin and Ryan Lobo of Tome presented a line for Spring/Summer 2015 that was beautifully constructed and truly accessible...(more)

Zang Toi
25th Anniversary Show
Mercedes Benz
Spring/Fall 2015 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
September 9, 2014

The fabulous Zang Toi celebrated the 25th anniversary of his fashion kingdom on September 9, 2014 during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week...(more)

  February 2014 Fashion Shows

ALON LIVNÉ
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 10, 2014

Israeli designer Alon Livné has worked with some of the best and most innovative houses of design; he apprenticed with Alexander McQueen in London and Roberto Cavali in Italy...(more)

The Blonds
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
MADE 450 West 15th Street
February 12, 2014

A Blonds fashion show is always an Alice in Wonderland Tea Party on roller blades. For Fall/Winter 2014 David and Phillipe Blond resurrected Catwoman...(more)

Clover Canyon
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 12, 2014

Clover Canyon is based in Los Angeles and the spirit of a 60's psychedelic LA radiates in their whacked-but-wonderful prints. ...(more)
Czar by Cesar Galindo
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 9, 2014

Czar by Cesar Galindo is the secondary line for designer Cesar Galindo. The designs are young and edgy and the pricing is moderate, thus accessible to the young and hip... (more)
Custo Barcelona
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 9, 2014

Barcelona based designer Custo Dalmau is known for his op art California inspired designs...(more)
Desigual
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 6, 2014

Barcelona based Desigual hosted one of Fashion Week's most innovative and fun shows...(more)
Georgine
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 9, 2014

GEORGINE hosted one of the best Fall/Winter 2014 Merecedes Benz Fashion Week shows. The designs are glamorous and sexy and were modeled by a bevy of beautiful models who strode the runway with a look-at-me attitude... (
more)
Lela Rose
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 9, 2014

Lela Rose is from Texas and the Texas influence shows: her designs are feminine, flirty, fun but refined...(more)
Malan Breton
"Dinner With Edward"
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
510 West 42nd Street
February 11, 2014

Malan Breton's designs tell a story of a life filled with glamour and intrigue. Breton uses luxurious fabrics to create "costumes" for a life of luxury and refinement seasoned with a dash of mystery... (more)
Noon by Noor
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 10, 2014

Noon by Noor was founded in 2008 in Bahrain by designers /cousins Shaikha Noor Al Khalifa and Shaikha Haya Al Khalifa. T (more)
David Tlale
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 9, 2014

South African designer David Tlale showed an beautifully created line of elegant and sexy designs for Fall/Winter 2014...(more)
Zang Toi's
Shanghai 1930 "The Paris of the Orient"
Mercedes Benz Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
February 12, 2014

Zang Toil showed a opulent, romantic collection for Fall of 2014. The designs told a story of romance and intrigue...(more)

Zang Toi Backstage
Mercedes Benz
Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week
The Tents at Lincoln Center
February 12, 2014

Zang and his gang invited photographer Katherine Wermke to come backstage...(more)

  Fashion News

Fashion News

New York Cool is always receiving press releases about store openings and sample sales so we are going to post them on this page so our readers can be "in on the inside" too...(more)

  September 2013 Fashion Shows

The Couture Council of
The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology
Artistry of Fashion
Award Luncheon
September 4, 2013

The Couture Council of The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology rang in Spring/Summer 2014 Fashion Week when they hosted their annual luncheon to honor this year's recipient of the 2013 Couture Council Award for Artistry of Fashion, designer Michael Kors...(more)

Welcome to The Prom
The People of
September 2013 Fashion Week

September Fashion Week is famed for people watching. Fashionistas from all over the world, design their "looks" and flock to New York to both see and be seen. The Plaza at Lincoln Center is a sea of color and style as the fashion fabulous scream, "Just look what we can do."...(more)

Anya Caliendo
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 11, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Designer Anya Caliendo was born in Russia and has stated that her first inspiration to design was ignited when she saw photos of the women of the last Russian royal family...(more)

Badgley Mischka
Spring/Summer 2014
September 10, 2011
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Designers Mark Badgley and James Mischka have been honing their game since they launched Badgley Mischka in 1988. For Spring/Summer 2014, they created a line that harks back to the glamour of the forties. The designs are simply beautiful...(more)

The Blonds
Spring/Summer 2014
450 West 15th Street
September 11, 2011

The Blonds show is a party - a gathering of Manhattan's hip and fun. Before the show, the runway fills with the fit and fabulous who kiss, wave, preen and pose for photos...(more)

Hervé Léger by Max Azria
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 7, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Hervé Léger by Max Azria has created a hot, sexy line of bandage-themed dresses for Spring/Summer 2014...(more)

Joanna Mastroianni
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 8, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Joanna Mastroianni created a line of sculptural dresses that flattered the body in the harlequin colors of black and white for Spring/Summer 2014...(more)

Malan Breton
Spring/Summer 2014
Style 360 Fashion Week
September 11, 2011
125 West 18th Street

Malan Breton showed a line of beautifully tailored elegant party clothes that are just the thing for the runway, gala or festive wedding...(more)

Mark and Estel
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 6, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Los Angeles based designers showed their rock-and-roll fueled designs for the first time at Mercedes Benz Spring/Summer 2014 Fashion Week...(more)

Monique Lhuillier
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 7, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Fashion designer Monique Lhuillier adheres to Diana Vreeland's famed advice that "elegance is editing" ...(more)

Ralph Rucci
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 8, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Ralph Rucci's line for Spring Summer 2014 is simply beautiful. The line was sophisticated and ethereal - just throw in all the wonderful adjectives...(more)

Reem Acra
Spring/Summer 2014
September 9, 2011
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Designer Reem Acra knows how to make women look beautiful. For Spring/Summer 2014 she has designed a line of show stopping gowns and day wear...(more)

Todd Snyder
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 6, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Todd Snyder showed a line of beautifully tailored casual menswear at his presentation during Mercedes Benz Spring/Summer 2014 Fashion Week...(more)

Venexiana
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 7, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Katie Stern of Venexiana lives and loves glitz and glamour, a reflection of her rock-and-roll heritage...(more)

Vera Wang
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 10, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Vera Wang is the go-to designer for socialites wishing to clothe their lives in an elegant simplicity; Wang's creations never "wear the wearer" ...(more)

Zang Toi
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2014
September 10, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Master atelier Zang Toi created an exquisite line for Spring/Summer 2014. Toi created his story from a palate of black and blue - artfully mixing a gorgeous shade of soft blue with black and navy with black...(more)

  Fall/Winter 2013 Fashion Shows

Anna Sui
Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013
February 13, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

It was snap crackle and pop at Anna Sui. Sui created her line from a palette of jewel tones...(more)

BCBGMAXAZRIA Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013
February 7, 2013

According to the press release, BCBG is from the French phrase "bon chic, bon genre," a Parisian slang meaning “good style, good attitude” ...(more)

Carmen Marc Valco
Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013
February 12, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Carmen Marc Valvo stayed with what he does best - creating well bred dresses for well bred ladies to wear to fancy functions...(more)

Dennis Basso
Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013
February 12, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

The fur was flying at Dennis Basso -beautiful, scrumptious furs created with style and pizzazz - just the thing for oil baron's wives and nieces...(more)

Diane Von Furstenberg
Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013
February 10, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Von Furstenberg hit a psychedelic high with wild swaths of orange and neon pink. She also threw in a bit of Harlequin inspired checkerboard for a dash of black and white...(more)

 

Malan Breton Fashion Show
Fall/Winter 2013
February 10, 2013
Pier 59 |18th Street
And Westside Highway

Designer Malan Breton brought his famed "elegance as a way of life" vibe to New York's Fashion Week...(more)

Monika Chiang
Fashion Presentation
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013
February 8, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

Monika Chiang for Fall/Winter 2013 is tough, sexy and sassed up with a "look at me" dash...(more)

Rebecca Minkoff Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013
February 8, 2013


Rebecca Minkoff for Fall/Winter 2013 is very New York. Minkoff created a line of well designed separates that are perfect for an urban lifestyle...(more)

Reem Acra
Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013
February 11, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

When designer Reem Acra hits it, it's a home run. For Fall/Winter 2013, she created a line filled with show stopping gowns, perfect creations for the world's Balls. Dr. Jill Biden is a fan and so are we...(more)

Rafael Cennamo Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2

We are what we see. And so it is with Venezuelan born and bred designer, Rafael Cennamo...(more)

Rolando Santana
Fashion Show
Fall/Winter 2013
February 12, 2013
Eyebeam 540 West 21st Street

Designer Rolando Santana is now officially one of the fashion world's "big boys" ...(more)

Son Jung Wan
Fashion show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013

It was a Breakfast At Tiffany's world at Son Jung Wan's 2013 Fall/Winter Fashion Show...(more)

Zang Toi
Fashion Show
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Fall/Winter 2013
February 10, 2013
The Tents at Lincoln Center

For Fall/Winter 2013, Zang Toi created a line filled with his inimitable glamour and glitz. Zang uses top of the line fabrics...(more)

  Fashion Stories

Shoes in the City
The Museum at FIT's
"Shoe Obsession Show"
February 8 - April 13, 2013


"All women have a bit of Imelda Marcus in them," Valerie Steele, director of The Museum at FIT (more).

 

Barcelona Style
From Gaudí to Miró

Barcelona should be seen and sensed. This city-by-the-sea is the cosmopolitan home of models, footballers, Spanish aristocracy, the nouveau riche and a huge dollop of fantasy...(more)

  Spring/Summer 2013 Fashion Week Shows
Angel Sanchez
Presentation
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 10, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
Anna Sui
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 12, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
Badgley Mischka
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 11, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
Carolina Herrera
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 10, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
Charlotte Ronson
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 7, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
Custo Barcelona
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 9, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
Diane Von Furstenberg
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 9, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
Diesel Black Gold
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 11, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)

Jill Stuart
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 8, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)

 

Reem Acra
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 10, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
Son Jung Wan
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 8, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
Zang Toi
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Spring/Summer 2013
September 9, 2012
The Tents at Lincoln Center (more)
  September 2012 Fashion Week

FIT 2012 Couture Council Award
For Artistry in Fashion
Oscar de la Renta
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center

The Fashion Institute of Technology kicked off September's Spring/Summer 2012 Fashion Week with their annual Couture Council Award Benefit Luncheon. This year's honoree was famed fashion designer and philanthropist, Oscar de la Renta (more)

New York Fashion Week:
The Mad Mosaic
September 2012 Shows
For Spring/Summer 2013

Some of the most stylish aspects of New York Fashion Week are the "looks." Not on the models marching down the runways, but bedecking and bedazzling the people of fashion week...(more)

The Show Before the Show:
Tent People
September 2012 Fashion Week

One of the real joys of fashion week is people watching. There is walking art on the runway and in the tents and other venues of Fashion's Prom...(more)

   

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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