Tuesday, February 17, 2009

New York Fashion Week part 1

Thursday 12th - Sunday 15th February 2009

New York fashion week kicked off last Thursday, to what everyone knew was going to be a very different season than usual. I had decided not to hold a show, so I had a bit more time to get out and about ....

Kanye West, who was everywhere you turned this week, with Fay Cantor - Stephens at the Preen show on Sunday morning.

I spotted these two girls from upstate NY outside Preen.

At the Italian Vogue /BMW cocktail party, here's A Small World's glamourous editor Sabine Heller, British export TV presenter Louise Roe and Darrell Hartman who was blogging for Style.com.

Kate Schelter

DJ -ing at the Vogue Italia party, Donna D'Cruz who was the disco herself wearing an amazing multicoloured crystal robe.

At Jonathan Saunders who showed some great long tube dresses on Sunday.

The CFDA's Steven Kolb and Rachel Schectman backstage at the tents.

The homage to Barbie's 50th birthday in Bryant Park.

Rebecca Guinness and her cousin Mary take a quick break from fittings working with stylist Tina Chai at Thakoon, pop to the Prada store party last Friday.

The Prada party" The Iconoclasts", was the first celebrating four iconic fashion editors to be held here, in London, Milan and Paris. The New York store being remixed and styled by Alex White. Here's Fay obsessing over python printed leggings and some killer heels .

Stylist Susan Joy and me at Lisa Salzer's "Lulu Frost" jewellery line party .

Who's gold gherkin?!

Style.com's Maya Singer.

The Topman party at Bungalow 8. Here's Marc by Marc Jacob's accessory designer Katie Hillier and dapper as ever Patrick Grant from Norton and Sons, Saville Row.