Entries by Janine Silver

2014 Winter Film Awards Independent Film Festival

  Staying In Just Got Better With The Independent Film Festival While we are yearning for spring here in NY, what better way to stay warm and toasty than enjoying a film?  The Third Annual Winter Film Awards Independent Film Festival brought 61 diverse documentaries, shorts, narrative features, animation, student films, music videos and horror films […]

Tocca Fall 2014 Gets A Little Wild

Tocca Reveals Fall 2014 Collection Emma Fletcher, Tocca’s Creative Director and Designer, decided this season to throw caution to the wind (relatively speaking). The brand’s demure look gets a wild, slightly flower child upgrade with bold prints, bra style tops, and sheer everything. In this collection, Fletcher mastered the delicate art of mixing prints, which […]

#NYFW Abstract Emotions with Son Jung Wan Fall 2014

Son Jung Wan Unveiled Fall 2014 Collection Son Jung Wan’s collection was a mix of cold arctic blue, rich admirable gold, luxurious mid-tone gray, and traditional graceful Ivory.  Inspired by abstract expressionist Mark Rothko’s emotional work, Wan wanted to provoke a bevy of emotions with her latest collection.  She incorporated Rothko’s blurred color boundaries with […]

#NYFW Oversized Outerwear at Zimmermann Fall 2014

New York Fashion Week Preview Of Zimmermann Fall 2014 Inspired by subcultures of the 1950s such as The Teddy Girls, Beatniks, and Sharpies, Zimmermann’s latest collection, Cloud Stompers, balances the line between innocent and defiant.  With oversized coats, check prints, and lace, the collection rocks an “Edwardian Dandy meets American Rock-ability” look. Models strut around […]

Strong Warrior Women at Carmen Marc Valvo Fall 2014

  New York Fashion Week: Carmen Marc Valvo Fall 2014 Inspired by his trip to Istanbul, Carmen’s line evolved into a warrior woman. His love of the art and culture was apparent in mosaic gunmetal leather pants and riding jackets with mosaic embellishments. The line featured strong lines and lots of texture; black calf hair, […]

Desigual Fall 2014

  New York Fashion Week:  Desigual Fall 2014 The mood at Desigual was upbeat and cheerful. Models sauntered down the polka-dot covered runway in geometric prints, pop art faces, and plenty of polka dots. The collection was all about falling back in love with their hometown of Barcelona. “We love our port, we bask in […]