Yesterday we played out one of my personal fantasies of glamour and fashion high atop the city skyline in a Mandarin Oriental suite with our British Wilhelmina model Jasmine Poulton. We were talking about dreams, the way so many come to New York to find them or fulfill them. I asked Jasmine about her own life, what brought her to our city, a place where it seems everyone is from somewhere, and how she ended up on this beautiful fall day in front of my lens…
New York is a city of dreams…my New York dream is….
Leaving every other weekend.
When I model I….
The reason I moved to New York is…
To be free.
I am most inspired by…
Nature, music, love, a mind’s endless ideas.
More than what’s current.
One of nature’s greatest beauties & powers.
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Monique Lhuillier always takes us on a enchanting, feminine adventure, but this season had a darker feel…like a forbidden romantic tryst at midnight; meeting a modern, glamorous woman in the alleyways of Paris…and you know how I love love in Paris…
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Prabal Gurung’s woman is always sexy…and this year, she’s also fierce. Inspired by an article he read about body armor for women, Gurung has taken female empowerment in fashion to a whole new level.
Army green and navy blue were tailored to the female form, emphasizing silhouettes with narrow waisted peplum jackets. Leather straps, epaulets and cargo pockets made fitting details for a woman on the front lines of fashion. Gowns draped off the shoulder with a hint to the saris of his native country and gave an air of power and polish.
Keep an eye out for the Gurung woman…she’s ready to take on the world.
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A glimpse into the working world of the people that give us season after season what is the designed beauty of Mr. Oscar de la Renta. From hand crafting gowns to fittings for that evening’s runway show- this is what it’s like to work for one of the most beautiful designers in the world.
A Resort collection inspired by Pablo Picasso, an industrial high rise runway show in the future offices of this fashion house, a handcrafted collection that is timelessly chic yet wonderfully creative… This was a day with Oscar de la Renta
Thank you so much to everyone at Oscar de la Renta for opening your home to me- Your world is a world I would live in everyday if I could. Erika, there are not enough words of grace xx