NYFW SS16 Rachel Zoe – Twenty6

Please visit Twenty6Magazine.com to view my writing. Rachel Zoe, renowned stylist, showed off her dexterity in her SS16 presentation. Her whimsical bohemian designs had a touch of maturity that left us nostalgic for the runways of the late 70s and early 80s, from which she drew her inspiration. The collection conveyed a  romantic feel, supplemented by baroque…

NYFW SS16 Greg Lauren – Twenty6

Please visit Twenty6Magazine.com to view my writing. Greg Lauren, the nephew of Ralph Lauren, delivered his take on the contemporary cowgirl for his SS16 collection. The show started off with a beautiful dance right in the middle of the catwalk by  Lil’Mini Phoenix, immediately cultivating the framework for a unique presentation. The looks featured an array of…

NYFW SS16 Hood By Air – Twenty6

Please visit Twenty6Magazine.com to view my writing. Whether looked upon as clever social commentary or appreciated as quality clothing, Hood By Air’s Shayne Oliver delivered another triumphant for his SS16 collection. The satire on contour make up, HBA’s unique take on unisex and the trompe-l’oeil jumpsuits (that is to say, the surprise of finding yourself staring down…

NYFW SS16 Victoria Beckham – Twenty6

Please visit Twenty6Magazine.com to view my writing. Light breezy fabrics, midi length hems and white mules monopolised the looks in Victoria Beckham’s SS16 collection. Evoking a vintage summer feel, Beckham incorporated picnic-blanket type patterns as well as sunsets, “urban” surfers and palm trees into her prints. The pieces featured a white or black backdrop with vivd corals,…

NYFW SS16 Naeem Khan – Twenty6

Please visit Twenty6Magazine.com to view my writing. Naeem Khan designs with the most dignified of the fashion elite in mind. Notorious for his hand-embroidered designs and elegant separates, it’s likely that Khan’s style is reflective of his time spent watching his father and grandfather design for royalty. The collection featured an array of colours and patterns: from…

NYFW SS16 Bibhu Mohapatra – Twenty6

Please visit Twenty6Magazine.com to view my writing. International designer Bibhu Mohapatra’s SS16 line demonstrated his devotion to Indian fabrics and vibrant colours. The recipient of such awards as Best Evening Wear Designer during his stint at FIT, the Young Innovator Award from the National Arts Club and a member of the CFDA, Mohapatra has made a name…

NYFW SS16 Anna Sui – Twenty6

Please visit Twenty6Magazine.com to view my writing. nna Sui’s SS16 show established an island vibe for the audience; palm trees adorned the catwalk and music featuring slack-key guitar and ukulele’s set the tone. Sui’s assemblage of models was led by supermodel, Gigi Hadid, sporting a Hawaiian lei. Being Anna Sui, there was a twist to this tropical…

NYFW SS16 Fashion Shenzen – Twenty6

Please visit Twenty6Magazine.com to view my writing. This year’s Fashion Shenzhen SS16 runway show highlighted some of the most talented and innovative designers from China. Kavon, Haiping Xie and Deng Hao all provided the audience with a poised yet playful showcase of pieces. The overall tone of the show was carried out by the oversized pieces, lightweight…