spring summer 2018

Romeo Hunte S/S 2018 Presentation

By Amber Monaé

To describe this collection using one word, it would be Nostalgic! Romeo Hunte brought back my teenage years with the doobie’s, construction boots and bamboo earrings which I was wearing the day of his presentation by the way. Who knew this look that was the typical “around the way girl” style would make it to the runway one day.  (more…)

MiMi Prober S/S 2018 Presentation

By Amber Monaé

On Monday, fashionista’s flooded to Mimi Prober’s night-time fashion show. If you aren’t familiar with her, she is a New York based designer and Fashion Institute of Technology graduate. Her signature collection is handcrafted using recovered fragments of antique materials dating from the 18th to early 20th centuries which was noticeable throughout the short collection. She is best known for her embroidery and lace detail which I loved the most with her black pieces. It may be the spring collection but black never goes out of style.  (more…)

Michael Costello S/S 2018 Presentation

By Amber Monaé

Michael Costello has been the man for quiet some time for beautiful gowns during award seasons but lately he has been the go to designer for bridal couture. So, it made sense that he would now intertwine this into his latest NYFW presentation. Being the designs are for the upcoming spring months the models were posed up against a bevy of flower walls (Kanye really started this) at the Robert Miller Gallery in Chelsea, showcasing the intricate designs in white, blush and baby blue. (more…)