Thalé Blanc… INspiring a Classic
I’m sure I’m not alone when I speak of mental escapes at the moment. One thing this current time has given us is the opportunity for mental escape – from our day to day. The story that follows is a story of true inspiration come to life via the creative aura of none other than the iconic Audrey Hepburn, through the deft hands of Thalé Blanc‘s Deborah Sawaf.
IN THE NEWS INneed: Garment District for Gowns
We’ve literally been inundated with stories about initiatives responding to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Most, involve facemasks for the masses, as making surgical quality pieces understandably involves a level of expertise that is best left to those in the business of doing so. When I received notification about the following story, it noticeably stood out amongst the others for the fact that it deals with the gowns for the healthcare workers on the front lines. Enter Garment District for Gowns…
IN THE NEWS NYFW: Sevencrash FW2020
Chinese brand SEVENCRASH returned to Spring Studios once again for the showing of their Fall 2020 collection, showing an ode to fashions of 2065. In the eyes of the creative team at SEVENCRASH, the future is a cold one.
IN THE NEWS NYFW: Turkish Designers Show
Under the simple moniker ‘Turkish Designers’, four Turkish based designers made their New York Runway debut… or at least three of them did. Asli Filinta, DB Berdan, & Simay Bulbul made their first appearance, while seasoned NYFW veteran & TheFashionList fave, Hakan Akkaya highlighted his leather & fur capsule as part of the ensemble.
IN THE NEWS NYFW: Hakan Akkaya Fall 2020
Istanbul based designer extraordinaire, Hakan Akkaya, returned to the runways of NYFW this season, after taking a one season breather. It seems the rest did him some good as his Fall 2020 collection for men & women is one of his best ever!