Sneak Peek: Backstage at Whitney Port's Whitney Eve Spring 2013 Show

By Danica Lo on
(Getty) Whitney Port backstage with some of her modelsNo one thought it would last beyond her reality television star turn on MTV's The City, but here she is, a handful of seasons in, and Whitney Port's Whitney Eve clothing label is still going strong.The designer's spring 2013 show at New York Fashion Week attracted a front row that included reality star Kelly Bensimon, models Nicole Trunfio and Jessica Hart, and other boldface names including India de Beaufort, Charlotte Ross, Eric West...Read Full Story

Video: Male Models Talk About Their Moms

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Male models, we love 'em—so much so that we spent days backstage at New York Fashion Week asking them tons of hard-hitting questions... like "How Do You Date a Male Model?" and "Can You Show Us Your Best Blue Steel Face?" and "What Are Your Secret Talents?"Check out the latest video in our male model series—wherein we ask them about the most important women in their lives, their moms. Cue the cuteness!Check out all our New York Fashion Week coverage right here and tell us which male model is...Read Full Story

Milly by Michelle Smith Spring 2013 Show Report: Get the Beauty Look + Ryan Lochte, Again

By Lauren Frankfort on
(StyleBistro)Milly's Spring/Summer 2013 New York Fashion Week Show was like an electric shock—with its neon hues, strong silhouettes, and unexpected textures. The beauty look reflected the collection's futuristic theme with its minimal, bold, and bright yellow eyeliner. Besides the highlighter-hued lid, everything else on the face was left nude. Here's how you can recreate the look for yourself for a fun night out:"It's kind of like you took a highlighter pen and went shh on your eye with...Read Full Story

Video: Fun With Male Models—Ever Wonder What These Guys Do For Fun? Plus, Secret Talents!

By Danica Lo on
Welcome to the third installment of our New York Fashion Week video series, a hard-hitting behind-the-scenes investigation into the world of male models. Okay, maybe not so hard-hitting, but we are asking all the important questions—like "Can You Show Us Your Best Blue Steel Impression" and "How Do You Date a Male Model?" See? We've got all the important stuff covered.Today, we're bringing you Fun With Male Models.Have you ever wondered what these gorgeous specimens of humankind do in their...Read Full Story

Diesel Black Gold Spring 2013 Show Report: Skateboarders, Netting, and Leather

By Lauren Frankfort on
(StyleBistro) For Diesel Black Gold's Spring 2013 New York Fashion Week show, the label took its 90s grunge skater inspiration literally—the show opened with booming beats, fog, and lights and skateboarders skating on a ramp. Take a look at the action, above.To be honest, it was pretty cool, and we spent majority of the show wishing the skater boys would return.(StyleBistro)Alas, they didn't, but a lot of black-and-white leather and netting returned over and over again throughout the show...Read Full Story

Naeem Khan Spring 2013 Show Report: Bright Colors, a Lot of Beads, and Budding Prints

By Lauren Frankfort on
(All images Getty)Before we get into the beautiful beadwork featured on the Naeem Khan Spring/Summer 2013 New York Fashion Week runway, we must discuss the sparkling headgear that so many of the models sported. The show started out strong with a thick beaded headband, and ended with beaded tiaras that made us want to play "Pretty Pretty Princess" for a very, very long time (above). Here's a closer look at the one of the headbands:As for the clothes, it wasn't hard to tell that the collection...Read Full Story

Video: Male Models Do Their Best 'Blue Steel'—Amazingness Ensues

By Danica Lo on
Besides the clothes, shoes, handbags, and celebrities, the thing that makes us most excited about New York Fashion Week is—OMG—male models. That's why, this season, we've dedicated our behind-the-scenes video endeavors to bringing you some hard-hitting reporting from backstage at men's shows. Remember yesterday when we brought you a video all about How to Date a Male Model? Well, today we're back with a video of Male Models Doing Their Best "Blue Steel"—a la Zoolander.Take a look:And, in case...Read Full Story

Donna Karan Spring 2013 Show Report: Bold Fuchsia Eyes + Subdued Runway Looks

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(ImaxTree) Backstage at the Donna Karan spring 2013 showThe day after DKNY's spring 2013 show, we returned to the same Chelsea venue—overhauled in under 24 hours to create an entirely different ambiance and mood—to see the Donna Karan Collection spring show.Things we love about Donna Karan: she's a die-hard New Yorker and all her designs consistently reflect how real women—women who have jobs, lives, children, families, errands, things to get done—want to dress. Which is to say Donna Karan's...Read Full Story

Spotted in the Wild: Victoria Beckham Wears One of Her Spring 2013 Runway Looks

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Victoria Beckham (Imax Tree, FameFlynet Pictures)Victoria Beckham debuted her streamlined Spring 2013 collection of only black, white, and red this week in New York. To close the show, the designer stepped out in what we can only assume is her favorite look from the collection—a black flared mini.Afterward, she had a celebratory lunch carrying one of her own bags and wearing Manolo Blahnik for Victoria Beckham cutout ankle-boots (also from the Spring line). And of course, she never sees the...Read Full Story

Reem Acra Spring 2013 Show Report - Sparkles, Silks, Satin, and Structure

By Lauren Frankfort on
(Getty) Reem Acra produces intricately detailed gowns season after season, and, for her her Spring/Summer 2013 New York Fashion Week collection, Acra also showed stunning silhouettes in bold hued satins and silk crepes.Here are our five favorite looks, many of which we're sure we'll see on the red carpet this year:1) A sparkly and soft gown with gold embroidery. We're loving the short sleeves contrasting textures:                                          (Getty) 2) We totally predict a celeb...Read Full Story