Various States of Undress at Alexandre Herchcovitch's Fall Show [VIDEO]

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(ImaxTree) Alexandre Herchcovitch fall 2013At first glance, if I had to peg the one main idea behind Brazilian designer Alexandre Herchcovitch's fall 2013 collection it would be this: Take Your Top Off. For the most part, Herchcovitch's fall pieces were voluminous, gleaming silk, lushly printed in graphic florals or stripes—and the models strode the runway in various states of undress... a fallen strap here, a bodice undone there, a partially removed shirt neatly tucked along the waistline...Read Full Story

Liberty Ross Didn't Walk in Alexander Wang's Show—She Sat Front Row! (+ BONUS Seating Chart-ish)

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(Danica Lo / StyleBistro) The front row directly across from me at Alexander Wang's fall showEarly last week, we spotted British model Liberty Ross in New York. You may remember her not only from her spate of Vogue covers ten-plus-ish years ago, but also from that whole Kristen Stewart homewrecker scandal where the Snow White and the Huntsman star had an affair with Rupert Sanders, who was, at the time, Ross' husband and father of her two children (he's still the father of their two children...Read Full Story

The Best Seat in the House at Jason Wu's Fall 2013 Fashion Week Show [VIDEO]

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(Danica Lo / StyleBistro) Jason Wu fall 2013Every February and September, a lot of fuss is made (and a lot of fashionable feathers are ruffled) by the biannual who's-sat-where New York Fashion Week version of the Mean Girls cafeteria-style seating chart—i.e. the publicly-visible publicist-and-designer ranking of where you fall in the fashion industry food chain. Do you deserve a front-row seat or have you somehow slighted the PR agency or label and are shunted to standing (or even worse...Read Full Story

Kate Spade Is Deliciously New York

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Kate Spade (Getty, Tanya Leigh Washington) Kate Spade always walks the line of kitsch without crossing it. Her clothes are delightfully playful and ridiculously adorable without a hint of tacky. For Fall 2013, the designer decked out her dolls in bows, apple prints, wrist-length gloves, spunky metallics, and (our personal favorite) sprinkled doughnuts. Big hair, fluffy jackets, and charming hats also competed for our attention. These sweet styles were all placed around a taxicab backdrop for...Read Full Story

Is Glamour Magazine's Cat Fashion Concept Store the Best Thing That Ever Happened on Earth? Maybe.

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(Danica Lo / StyleBistro)Today in brilliant things we can't believe we (or the internet, at large) didn't think of first: Glamour's Cat Fashion Concept Store—which celebrated its grand opening last night in the Meatpacking District on the first night of New York Fashion Week hosting Glamour's Executive Fashion Director Anne Christensen, Eddie Borgo, and Maria Cornejo's "35 Under 35 in Fashion" party.Basically, the concept store is the best thing ever on earth—that is, if you love cats as much...Read Full Story

The Ideal Boyfriend Wardrobe - David Hart's Debut RTW Collection, Fall 2013

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David Hart's neckties have long been a favorite of New York's menswear aficionados—Hart's neckwear has been sold at Bergdorf Goodman's men's store as well as Bloomingdale's, Fred Segal, and Saks Fifth Avenue for years. In an exciting development for fall 2013, yesterday, Hart presented his first-ever ready-to-wear collection at the New Museum during New York Fashion WeekI first met the designer through some mutual well-dressed friends in 2009, when he told me that he had always been a...Read Full Story

Look Who We Ran Into at Kenneth Cole!

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Heidi Klum (Getty)From Brooke Shields to Heidi Klum, celebs flocked to Kenneth Cole's first runway appearance in seven years. We were lucky enough to get a chance to chat with the German supermodel about beauty and even love. She looked as gorgeous as ever with a sleek ponytail that showed off her large hoop earrings. A furry spiked vest with skinny jeans was her fashion statement for the night.StyleBistro: What's your current beauty obsession?Heidi Klum: I know, everyone is always asking...Read Full Story

Peplums and Big Brows Are Here to Stay

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Keira Knightley, Jason Wu runway (Getty, Imax Tree)You'll either be thrilled or disgruntled to know that in one of the first Fall 2013 shows peplums were still a thing. A big thing in Richard Chai's latest collection. Ashlee Simpson and a newly blond Leigh Lezark were seated front row at the show to witness loads of army green fabric, structured jackets, and peplum-adorned dresses. We can't deny the flattering factors of the trend; we're pro anything that hides the tummy while nipping the...Read Full Story

Will Liberty Ross Walk in the Alexander Wang Show at New York Fashion Week?

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(Fame FlyNet) Liberty Ross arrives at an office building in snowy New YorkLiberty Ross, the model ex-wife of Rupert Sanders, who famously cheated on her with Snow White and the Huntsman actress Kristen Stewart, has landed in New York! And if our predictions are right, she'll be gracing New York Fashion Week—which runs from February 7th to 14th—with her presence on the runway, possibly at the Alexander Wang show this Saturday.Ross, who filed for divorce from Sanders in January, following...Read Full Story

'Details' Collections Returns to Fashion Week

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(Courtesy Details) Details Collections will return to Fashion Week for the second consecutive season.Men's magazine Details will host its second designer presentations during fall 2013 New York Fashion Week next week. Details will host a venue for young designers at the Lincoln Center Public Library—a mini menswear hub during Fashion Week.But the Details Collections venue is not like most at Fashion Week. The featured designers here are ones who have never shown their collections before...Read Full Story