New York’s Game-Changing New Boutique

Ever since maverick-minded boutique Number (N)ine shut its doors in 2009, supporters have eagerly awaited label director Al Abayan’s next act. Last month, the visionary Abayan ended the anticipation with…

China, the new superpower of fashion?

When Fendi staged its unforgettable runway show at the Great Wall of China in 2007, it marked the beginning of the country’s powerhouse fashion potential. Yesterday at the Beijing Television…

Giulietta, An Italian/American Line

As the fashion industry flocks to Europe and the dust settles stateside, it’s an Italian-bred New York transplant who’s basking in the residual New York Fashion Week glow. Veteran accessories…

Trends Galore While Brazil’s LVMH Shakes Up São Paulo Fashion Week

The delectable autumn/winter ’12 trends at São Paulo Fashion Week (SPFW) were big on playful new shapes and forms, all things leather, winter whites and paneling with lots of sheer…

Hotel Condesa

Anyone who’s ever been to Mexico City will tell you it wasn’t anything they expected it be. Populated by a burgeoning art scene, the requisite glitterati and an international well-to-do…

Party Pages: Brazil Foundation At The Met

The 8th annual Brazil Foundation gala benefit took place at The Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art last Thursday. Chaired by Nizan Guanaes, the media potentate and his wife Donata, this…

New York's Breakout Brands

New York Fashion Week serves as a collective runway for ambitious designers vying to become the next classic American brand. Of the 150 labels that competed for attention during last…