The recent fashion show at Couture Fashion Week New York by designer Alexandra Popescu-York included this unique handpainted gown combining her hallmark elements of art and fashion. Click for more photos from the show. Ms. Popescu-York will present her next collection on the runway on Sunday September 7. Click for tickets.
A returning favorite at Couture Fashion Week New York, prestigious Dominican designer Marisol Henriquez recently presented her “Retro Texturas” collection inspired by the classic silhouettes of the 1940’s, 50’s and 60’s and including her signature accessories. Click for more photos from the show.
Stay at the Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan during Couture Fashion Week in September 2014 at a special rate for a Traditional King room. The hotel is a calm oasis in the heart of New York City’s most vibrant area. Each guest room at the Crowne Plaza offers a unique, birds-eye view of New York City and a variety of upscale amenities and services. Located near the major public transportation hubs of Times Square, Penn Station, and Grand Central Terminal. Reserve early for best availability.
Tickets for the 20th stellar season of Couture Fashion Week in New York City are now on sale. September 5-7, 2014 at our *new venue* The Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, at the crossroads of the world! Mark your calendar for an unforgettable experience of exquisite fashion shows, entertainment, parties and more.
Rising couture design star Evgheni Hudorojcov will make his debut at Couture Fashion Week New York with the presentation of his latest collection of inspired creations entitled “Ciocarlia.”. The fashion show will be held at 6:00 pm on Saturday February 15, 2014 in the Grand Ballroom of the New Yorker Hotel, in the city’s Fashion District. Tickets to the fashion show.
Evgheni Hudorojcov’s bright and delicate creative visions are implemented under the EHO label. He has become known for designs that strike a balance between conservative and shocking, combining fresh solutions and traditional concepts. Every detail of each EHO garment is an integral part of the visual ensemble of fashion and style.
The new “Ciocarlia” collection by EHO has its roots in the history and legends of the Romanian people and conveys high hopes for beauty in the future of a multipolar world. “Ciocarlia” means “Lark”, and signifies the union of earth and heaven, the connection of two poles of human existence. Just as the lark takes flight and then returns to earth and makes her nest, the designer hopes that women wearing the designs in this collection will reach for the heights, but always remain down to earth, seeking the beauty around them. As the lark flies into the light of dawn, she evokes the ardor of youthful enthusiasm, expressing the joy of life. The collection is as sensual as the vibration of a bird’s wings, and is dedicated to strong, refined, safe and gentle women everywhere. Read more…
Couture Fashion Week New York is pleased to present an exceptional showcase of fashion and cultural entertainment from India at its upcoming event. Coordinated by the Northeast India Academy of Performing Arts, it will include fashion shows by designers Amritraj Bora, Ikali Sukhalu and Daniel Syiem, as well as a performance by a cultural tribal troupe from the Northeast India region of Nagaland. The show will be held at 4:00 pm on Saturday February 15, 2014 in the Grand Ballroom of the landmark New Yorker Hotel, 481 Eighth Avenue in the city’s Fashion District.
Amritraj Bora is a fashion designer from New Delhi and a rising star among the multitude of fashion talents rapidly putting India on the global fashion map. His distinctive designs reflect a love for nostalgia, a glance into the future and eventually a fascination towards the many nuances of the progressively decadent woman. Amritraj was trained at the export fashion houses where he worked for Prada, Chloe, Roberto Cavalli, Allsaint and other European high fashion brands. He launched his own label in 2012.
Amritraj was chosen by the Ponds Femina Miss India as the finale gown designer for Miss Earth 2012, and in 2013 he served as the finale gown designer for Miss World and Miss Heritage World. Many Bollywood divas have worn his creations for the FILMFARE and IFFA red carpet awards ceremonies. He has done numerous fashion shows and received many accolades. His clients include Malaika Arora Khan, Sonal Chauhan, Esha Gupta, Mugdha Godse, and Gauhar Khan among many other celebrities from the film, fashion and corporate worlds.
Award winning designer Daniel Syiem has presented his collections at numerous fashion shows throughout India including Lakme Fashion Week, Rajasthan Fashion Week, Hyderabad Fashion Week, Indian Fashion Summit (New Dehli) and Oriflame. His impressive collection of awards recognizes his unique international style and focus on promoting organic and ethnic materials exclusive to the Northeast region of India. His forte in western wear is apparent in the clean silhouettes, seamless fluidity and interesting drapes in his designs.
Blending fashion and style with the essence of traditional cloth, the label Daniel Syiem has started making waves in the country. His designs have been featured in top magazines including Eclectic North-East, Grazia, Elle, Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar. He recently presented his Autumn/Winter collection at Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2013 to wide acclaim by fashion insiders and the media.
Ikali Sukhalu‘s creations are a fusion of modern influences and Naga ethnic wear. Her latest collection is inspired by the rich weaving traditions of the tribes of Nagaland and the legendary silks of Assam. The collection blends these two distinct weaving traditions creating pieces that have relevance outside the cultural mould. Tribal motifs and hand woven fabrics nestle on modern silhouettes to bring the ancient opulence of chiefs to the streets of today.
Tickets to the event are available at: www.CoutureFashionWeek.com/tickets.htm
New York-based artist and designer Alexandra Popescu-York will present her latest collection at Couture Fashion Week in New York City at 6:00 pm on Sunday February 16, 2014. The fashion show will be held in the Grand Ballroom of the landmark New Yorker Hotel, 481 Eighth Avenue in the heart of the Big Apple’s Fashion District.
Alexandra Popescu-York earned her Bachelor’s degree in Plastic and Decorative Arts from the prestigious National University of Arts in her native Bucharest, Romania. Her distinctive creations are emotional, vivid and symbolic. Combining her design work in the fashion industry with a true passion for painting, Popescu-York created a style uniquely her own, a bridge between fashion and art.
In addition to her fashion show on February 16, Ms. Popescu-York will be exhibiting her artwork at throughout the Couture Fashion Week event, February 14-16, 2014.