Posts Tagged ‘Skirts’

Men go for flower power at Paris fashion

Menswear at Paris fashion on Friday took on a distinctly feminine feel with floral embroidery, skirts and sheer fabric at juun.j, Henrik Vibskov and Ann Demeulemeester.

Sanchez, Herrera, de la Renta show bridal looks

NEW YORK Elegance and simplicity with a touch of risk: They are the basic ingredients in the newest bridal collections by Carolina Herrera, Oscar de la Renta and Angel Sanchez that emphasized voluminous skirts, sharp pleats, sparkles and floral motifs.

New York Fashion Week: Gregory Parkinson

Los Angeles designer Gregory Parkinson has been on a roll. Last year, he was a finalist in the prestigious Council of Fashion Designers of America/Vogue Fashion Fund Award. In January, first lady Michelle Obama wore one of his skirts on a trip to Hawaii. Parkinson’s spring collection shown on Saturday was a surprise, in all different shades of white, as he described it.

Fashion unbound

Before the 20th century, women’s clothing was anything but freeing. Cinched in corsets with blouses that buttoned up their necks, women could stir up a scandal if their skirts didn’t graze the floor. (24 mins ago)