The “Forever” Man

Reporting for The Style Senders The Ricardo Seco Fall 2014 menswear collection took place offsite at the oldest standing synagogue in NYC. The Angel Orensanz Foundation, in the lower east side, is a Gothic revival synagogue built-in 1849. The space reminded me of my early days in NYC, hanging out at the infamous Limelite Club […]

Dark Innocence at Angel Sanchez…

*Contributing for MsFABulous.com* Angel Sanchez’s Fall 2014 collection titled  “DARK INNOCENCE,” was inspired by women who appear conservative & demure to outside world, but actually pray for divine power to control their forbidden dark desires. The result was a collection of modern silhouettes with sharp lines and leather details that verged on futuristic at times. […]

A Work of Art…

Dennis Basso Fall 2014 *Reporting for MsFABulous.com* For his F/W 2014 collection, Dennis Basso, was inspired by various great American Contemporary Artists. Basso channeled his creativity and designed a cohesive collection of individual walking works of art. Dennis Basso’s career in the fur and fashion industry spans 30 years. He is known for his glamorous […]

Old Hollywood Glam at Venexiana Show…

Venexiana Fall 2014 *Reporting for MsFABulous.com* For her Fall 2014 Venexiana show, Kati Stern treated guests to a veritable feast for the eyes. The impressive 68-piece collection was a showcase of glamorous stunning gowns. There was literally a dress for every red-carpet occasion one could ever need. The atmosphere inside the pavilion was enhanced when […]

“Altered States” at CZAR show…

CZAR by Cesar Galindo Fall 2014 *BDG Guest blogging for The Style Senders and MsFABulous.com* The Czar by Cesar Galindo Fall 2014 show was more than just your average designer presentation. Galindo opted to launch his Fall 2014 collection at the hub, an off-site location inside the Hudson Hotel, used this season by MBFW. The […]

Hardcore Punk Princess…

Emerson by Jackie Fraser-Swan- RTW Fall 2014 Designer Jackie Fraser-Swan turned to her favorite music and colors for inspiration when creating her Fall 2014 Emerson collection. The designer believes in staying true to her design esthetic and philosophy. She often makes most of her design decisions based on gut instincts. The wife and mother of […]

After 20 years of designing menswear, Brazilian designer Ivan Aguilar, made the jump to womenswear.

Ivan Aguilar Fall 2014 For his Fall 2014 womenswear collection, Ivan Aguilar was inspired by the colors in the minerals and stones found in the soil of his native land, Brazil. Inviting shades of gold, copper, carbon, petroleum, and lapis lazuli, captured the essence of his inspiration. The collection was a balance of structure and […]