Fashion Review of Alexander Wang, Altuzarra, Louise Goldin, Prabal Gurung

But until there are real technical advances in fashion — new materials, alternatives to a sewing machine — there won’t be new ideas. A gifted designer like Miuccia Prada can generate an emotional response to her clothes by connecting them to available ideas in culture, but she’s not really dealing in new design ideas. In […]

Fashion Week questions answered (truthfully)

NEW YORK – Even before I return from New York Fashion Week, I can predict the questions from friends and colleagues: “What was your favorite show?” “Did you see any celebrities?” “What was the highlight of the week?” I’m always ready for them with a stack of rehearsed answers. Favorite? “Marc Jacobs.” Celeb? “Yes I […]