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Tag Archives: Ready-To-Wear NYFW The Row Fall 2015


the-row-017-1366New York is literally a frozen block of ice. Just walking out the door takes a Herculean strength of will. And of course a woman needs the right clothes for such an exertion. How luxe and divine is blond Persian lamb to fight off the chill? The Row Fall ready-to- wear is brutallychic. Ozwald Boateng


Ozwald+Boateng+Fall+2012+bytTuPvc6xHxMore dark shadows from my friend #Ozwald Boateng. There is great ready-to-wear. There are #razor sharp tailored #bespoke suits and #evening wear. And of course Ozwald, himself. He’s larger than life and beautiful and the most modern and brutallychic tailor on Saville Row. Saint Laurent RTW S/S2014




Dorothy called from Kansas. She wants this brutallychic red pump. But she might also need a little black tuxedo jacket and leather skirt to really get it right. Hedi Slimane gave the rocker chick a big kiss and lots of options at Saint Laurent. Prada RTW S/S2014


prada-milan-ss14Tim Blanks explained how mural art energized at Prada. These girls in the gang looked brutallychic with graffiti eyebrows, high heel Tevas and pretty little handbags. You go girls! Chanel RTW S/S2014




chanel-rainbow-paris-fashion-week-rtw-2014The problem with art is that you can’t wear a painting. Or can you? Bright vibrant color is raw and new at Chanel Spring RTW 2014. But all the classic references are there. Camelias. Chanel#5. Pearls. Mr. Lagerfeld deconstructed then re-imagined and combined it all with new tweeds and tulle. Wearable art if you will. What could be more brutallychic?