Georges Chakra Runway NYFW
Oh, I hate it when a designer falls below my expectations. In all honesty, Georges Chakra is one of my favourites; his one-off designs for beautiful women like Rihanna, Carrie Underwood, and Beyoncé being the best example of his raw talent. Unfortunately, for New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011, we were given a shapeless lime evening dress with a horrible bustline that I never want to see again.

It definitely wasn’t all bad. Some of the dresses were phenomenal, innovative, and had the attention to detail that we all love Chakra for (see metallic brown dress below). Some of the others? Destined for the prom dress sale rack. View Post

New York City NYC Fashion WeekThe official schedule has been released for September 2010 New York Fashion Week!

THURSDAY, September 9th 2010
11AM – Richard Chai
12PM – Vena Cava
1PM – RUFFIAN
2PM – Christian Siriano
3PM – PARKCHOONMOO
5PM – Rachel Comey
7PM – Mandy Coon
9PM – Richie Rich, Kate Spade

FRIDAY, September 10th
9AM – Peter Som, Tadashi Shoji
10AM – BCBG
11AM – Rag & Bones, Duckie Brown
12PM – Michael Angel
1PM – Jason Wu, Buckler
2PM – Georges Chakra
3PM – 3.1 Phillip Lim, Frank Tell, Jeremy Liang, PORTS 1961
4PM – Doo.Ri
5PM – Nicole Miller, Risto, Rag & Bone
6PM – 11PM – FASHION’S NIGHT OUT!
8PM – Academy of Arts University

SATURDAY, September 11th
9:30AM -Yuna Yang
10AM – Lacoste
11AM – Cynthia Rowley
12PM – Ohne Titel, Jill Stuart, Loden Dager
1PM – Prabal Gurung
2PM – ADAM
3PM – Vivienne Tam, Patrik Ervell, Leifsdottir
4PM – PHILOSOPHY
5PM – Alexander Wang (Milk Studios)
6PM – Band of Outsiders
7PM – Alice + Olivia
8PM – Alutzarra

SUNDAY, September 12th
9AM – Victoria Beckham
10AM – Derek Lam, Timo Weiland
11AM – Simon Spurr, Preen
12PM – Malandrino, Tom Scott
1PM – DKNY
2PM – Rebecca Taylor
3PM – Herve Leger
4PM – Diane Von Furstenberg
5PM – Y-3, Cynthia Steffe
6PM – Thakoon
7PM – Custo Barcelona, Erin Fetherston
8PM – Tommy Hilfiger

MONDAY, September 13th
9AM – Jenny Packham
10AM – Carolina Herrera, Richard Chai
11AM – Zero + Maria Cornejo
12PM – Diesel Black Gold
1PM – Tracy Reese, WAYNE
2PM – Donna Karan
3PM – Rad by Rad Hourani
4PM – Temperley
5PM – Devi Kroell
6PM – Betsey Johnson, Longchamp, Halston
7PM – Perry Ellis
8PM – Marc Jacobs

TUESDAY, September 14th
9AM – Elie Tahari, Rachel Roy
10AM – Karen Walker
11AM – Vera Wang
12PM – Rodarte, Complex Geometries
1PM – Mulberry, Bibhu Mohapatra
2PM – MAX AZRIA
3PM – Dennis Basso, Mulberry
4PM – Marc by Marc Jacobs
5PM – The Row
6PM – Luca Luca, Sophie Theallet
7PM – G-Star, Tibi, Yigal Azrouel
8PM – Narciso Rodriguez

WEDNESDAY, September 15th
9AM – Bill Blass, Tory Burch
10AM – Michael Kors
11AM – Nanette Lepore, Douglas Hannant
12PM – Oscar de la Renta
1PM – Oscar de le Renta, Jeremy Scott, Adrienne Vittadini
2PM – 3.1 Phillip Lim, Yigal Azrouel
3PM – Milly, Marchesa
4PM – Reed Krakoff, DKNY
5PM – Irina Shabayeva
6PM – Anna Sui, L Sabatino
7PM – Bryan Reyes
8PM – Proenza Schouler
9PM – Zang Toi

THURSDAY, September 16th
9AM – Kate Spade
10AM – Ralph Lauren
11AM – Ralph Lauren
12PM – Issac Mizrahi
1PM – L’Wren Scott
2PM – Stephen Burrows
3PM – Calvin Klein
4PM – Calvin Klein
5PM – Elene Cassis
6PM – J Mendel
7PM – Naeem Khan
8PM – L.A.M.B