A Valentine to New York as designers kiss Fashion Week goodbye

From Reuters - February 14, 2018

(Reuters) - Designers Michael Kors and Calvin Klein showed their love for American icons as they presented visions for Fall 2018 inValentines Day shows at the end of New York Fashion Week.

Kors kicked off the last day of Fashion Week on Wednesday with a star-studded show at the Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center. Calvin Klein opted for downtown cool, taking his audience to the American Stock Exchange the night before.

Saying he was inspired by his New York hometown, Kors sent models down the catwalk wearing minimal makeup and bold prints as actresses Blake Lively and Zendaya, both dressed in red, watched. Tartan print and a bright yellow hue dominated the show.

Calvin Kleins chief creative director Raf Simons said he paid tribute to America with apocalyptic fashion meant to express freedom.


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