Oscar de la Renta S/S 2011

Thursday September 16, 2010
Upper East Side

Traffic was bumper to bumper heading over to the upper east site where Oscar de la Renta has shown for several seasons.  But, despite arriving late I only missed a few of the 62 looks that were presented for Spring 2011. 

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Odd Molly S/S 2011

Wednesday September 15, 2010
The Studio

It’s always fun to go to a show about which I know nothing prior to reading the run of show after sitting. Odd Molly was just such a treat this season.

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Trias S/S 2011

Sunday September 12, 2010
The Studio

The beauty of Joaquin Trias’ collection isn’t immediately evidenced. In fact, it took the final walk around by all the models for it to be revealed.

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Zang Toi S/S 2011

Wednesday September 15, 2010
The Studio

Ever the consummate showman, Zang Toi didn’t disappoint when he began his Spring 2011 show with a well muscled Black hat wearing “Cowboy” strutting down the runway to a rocked up version of “Save a Horse, Ride a Cowboy”.

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Ralph Lauren S/S 2011

Thursday September 16, 2010
Skylight Studio

Designer website: RalphLauren.com

What we’ve said:  Spring 2010

Photos: Fashion Wire Press

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Vivienne Tam S/S 2011

Saturday September 11, 2010
The Theater

Sometimes – at the end of a runway show, after waiting for the doors to open, finding your seat, waiting & then waiting for the show to begin, & then watching the 30 or so looks walk down the runway, models making a final walk around & then the designer making their always predictably “humble” bow to their attendees – you have to simply ask, “Why? …

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Edition by Georges Chakra S/S 2011

Friday September 10, 2010
The Stage

Chakra celebrates the woman’s body & celebrate he did! This was the couturier designer’s strongest collection & fourth time showing at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. 

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Catherine Malandrino S/S 2011

Sunday September 12, 2010
Avery Fischer Hall

Designer website: CatherineMalandrino.com

What we’ve said:  Fall 2010

Photos: Fashion Wire Press

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Rag & Bone S/S 2011

Friday September 10, 2010
Little West 12th

Designer Website: Rag-Bone.com

Photos: Fashion Wire Press

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Marc Jacobs S/S 2011

Monday September 13, 2010
NY State Armory

Designer website: marcjacobs.com

What we’ve said: Fall 2010

Photos: Fashion Wire Press

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