Tonight’s “FASHION STAR” Winners
Today, starting at noon eastern standard time, don’t miss it!
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Following in the footsteps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Gala, which broadcasted it’s annual designer/star-studded event LIVE via the internet for the first time this year, the organisers of the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) awards will also be streaming their annual award show LIVE on June 5th via style.com. For more details, please visit their official website at cfda.com.
Photo Credit: CFDA
The 2012 Graduates of the Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology Take Over China Fashion Week 2012/13 A/W Collection – Day 5
ART IN MOTION
Fashion Line: The Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology Graduates Show 2012
Trends: Where to begin? Since this collection featured numerous budding designers the trends were endless and awe-inspiring. Everything from sea moss and other aquatic inspired embellishments to crocheted skirts, tie-dye, peace-sign accessories, fabric swatches and more…
What Fashionwidget Loved: Everything was awesome and unique in its own way and I wish all these recent graduates all the best in their fashion careers. I loved the groovy outfits which were unexpected and fun.
Photo Credit: Zimbio content provider Feng Li/Getty Images AsiaPac (thanks for providing us with such amazing photos from China Fashion Week)
The Fashions That Popped at China Fashion Week 2012/13 A/W – Day 3 (Magic Fur Wu Xuekai, She guang Hu, OudiFu, Eternal Color Xie Ping collections)
Fashion Line: OudiFu
Trends: The bee-hive, prints, blues, blacks, blue on black, strappy heels, lots of fabric, scarves, shawls
What Fashionwidget Loved: The Return of Bee-Hive and the constant theme of black and blue.
Fashion Line: Eternal Color Xie Ping
Trends: Sheer material, studded heels, earth-tones with a pop of colour, sequin embellishments.
What Fashionwidget Loved: The sheer fabrics and intricate cuts and details on the evening gowns.
Photo Credit: All Images are by Zimbio content provider Feng Li/Getty Images AsiaPac
Fashion Line: Dunnu
Trends: Animal print accessories, t-strap/ankle strap heels, mink, tailoring that accentuates the waistline coupled with platform pumps.
What Fashionwidget Loved: Red empire waist gown (pictured above) and of course the variety and intricate detailing on the evening wear collection.
Photo Credit: Zimbio content provider Feng Li/Getty Images AsiaPac
GMXY Collection A/W 2012/13↑↓
Fashion Line : GMXY
Trends: Trench coats, top hats, shades of grey/gray versus floral prints, umbrellas, net embellished fascinators, casual wear underneath formal, sheer blouses, neon eye-makeup…
What Fashionwidget Loved: The sudden use of colour in an otherwise somber collection, the red ensembles were particularly eye-catching. The neon eye-makeup and the gradual transitioning of summer looks into autumn/fall/winter shown on the models wearing summertime clothes underneath winter coats and fall trench coats.
Photo Credit: Feng Li/Getty Images AsiaPac
The Colour Blocking Trend Continues with the Rebeccas at Fall 2012 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week NYC (Rebecca Minkoff & Rebecca Taylor Collections)
WHAT WE SAW & LOVED…
Trends: Bright Colour Blocking Schemes, Animal Print, Block-Heeled-Boots, Suede, Leggings, Statement Boots…
Trends: Furry Boots, Leggings, Laid-Back-Rocker-Chic look, Cashmere Sweaters, Sequins, Embellishments, Silver-tone, Subtle Colour-Blocking, feathered haircuts…
Photo Credit: Zimbio content providers Frazer Harrison/Getty Images North America, Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images North America