NY Fashion Week: Derek Lam Spring / Summer 2010
Derek Lam makes serious, luxe clothing that’s quiet in statement and meticulous in quality. It was nice to see him add a sense of charm and exuberance to that sophisticated mix
Derek Lam makes serious, luxe clothing that’s quiet in statement and meticulous in quality. It was nice to see him add a sense of charm and exuberance to that sophisticated mix via tiny dotted stars and florals for Spring/Summer 2010.
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The shape was reminiscent of the 40′s that designers like Ossie Clark & Halston were channeling in the 70′s and as usual, there wasn’t a single exit that was not only wearable, but also downright chic in the broad sense that it will look as good on the models off duty as it will on someone like Michelle Obama.
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Smart separates that were chic with zero fuss and youthful mixes of bold color & print mark this collection as a strong testament to the spirit of true American sportswear at it’s best. And if you do put him in that arena, this outing proved without a doubt that he is one of the best out there. –Naveed Hussain
Photo, this page only, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
Andrea Perini & Naveed Hussain | Team VagaBondNYC- Andrea Perini is a free-lance stylist and the founder and creative director of VagaBondNyc.com, the avant-garde vintage clothing destination specializing in clothing and accessories from the 60s-90s. Andrea buys, styles & shoots everything and feature's her well-edited archive in monthly vintage-only fashion editorials where every item is for sale. As fashion industry veterans, they edit their vintage buys to reflect their understanding of contemporary fashion's indebtedness to its past.
Before launching Vnyc, Andrea worked in fashion editorial at Harper's Bazaar, Elle and New York Mag and finally for (then senior fashion editor) Camilla Nickerson at Vogue assisting her on all of her commercial projects including ads for Chanel, YSL, Michael Kors, Tommy Hilfiger, and Narciso Rodriguez. Naveed Hussain, assistant fashion editor, has a BA in art history and is Andrea’s assistant stylist and general assistant at Vagabondnyc. Naveed also covers fashion, music and art for VNyc's blog's readers and has unlimited access to current and future fashion news & trends. He has worked as a buyer and has styled for The Dallas Morning News, The Chicago Tribune, and The New York Times. More information, including press links: VagaBondnyc.com