New York Fashion Week Fall 2015: Day Eight
Calvin Klein and the New Calvinism
Calvinists – both the followers of the severe religion and of Calvin Klein’s legacy of spare chic – are expected to look for the plain and simple.
Since Francisco Costa took the helm as Women’s Creative Director in 2003, he has played handsomely with minimalism – always streamlined, sometimes sculpted, and occasionally tortured. But more recently the designer has used surface interest in order to add spirit to a clean silhouette.
Marchesa: Lightening the Red Carpet
With Oscars on the horizon and Tom Ford prepping for his first-ever Hollywood show, red-carpet gowns might seem stock-in-trade for Marchesa.