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Michael Costello S/S 2019 Presentation

By Amber Monaé

Michael Costello has once again presented us with vacation style for his latest spring 2019 collection. The designer gave us yards of fabric and high slits paying homage to the gypsy culture titled, “Gitana”. Inspired by his muse of the independent gypsy woman who roam with grace. With the red lights beaming on the floral patterned gowns and metallic silhouettes serving us drama with each step. Take a look.  (more…)

Romona Keveza S/S 2019 Presentation

By Amber Monaé
From Award shows to a debut runway show, Romona Keveza has made an impression on the NYFW scene. The presentation opens with a Red Carpet Retrospective encompassing 12 timeless styles worn by some of the world’s most influential women on the Red Carpet. Held at the beautiful Baccarat hotel in Manhattan, Romona Keveza Spring-Summer 2019 collection embodies the glamour of Hollywood with the worldly sophistication and refinement of today’s modern woman. Take a look.

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Melissa Galeria Dual Art Exhibition of the S/S 18 Mapping Collection

By Akela Moore

New York Fashion Week not only showcases new seasons of collections, runway shows and presentations. The Melissa Galleria in Soho New York held a private viewing of the Spring/Summer 2018 collection that also was a dual art exhibition of mmmmmBillboard by Rachel Rossin and Danaus Plexippus by Cecilia Salama. The artwork displayed through the shoes had a Aztec theme and offered several different sandal silhouettes. Surprised mostly by the rain boots as Melissa Shoes are known for their jelly like sandals and flats but the rich oxblood color was perfect for these rain boots. Take a look at their Spring 2018 mapping collection. (more…)

Mint Swim FW 2018 Review

 

By Amber Monaé

Friday night I headed to the popular reality star turned swimsuit designer, Draya’s, Mint Swim fashion show. Lawd, can I just say when I arrived it was nothing but pandemonium. There were so many people trying to get in and so many like myself with an actual seat ticket that had to push our way through. It was ridiculous! Once inside though the pandemonium continued and at that point I was just ready for the show to start.  As usual we got a taste of sexy barely there swimsuits. Take a look! (more…)