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Los Angeles Fashion
Week Designer Shows Tan Jeans Bolero Sweaters Easy American Styles
Angeles Fashion Week brings together fashion designers from the diverse
spectrum of California styles. Ranging from the edgy contemporary rocker
looks of Sheri Bodell and the red carpet gowns of Kevan Hall to the costume-inspired
creations of Gen Art designers like Quail and feminine lines like Coco Kliks,
LA Fashion Week exhibits the broad spectrum of 21st century fashion design.
Contemporary American basics in neutral colors. Chic tops in bolero styles,
cardigans, cotton blouses and shirts, and sport jackets. Rebecca Beeson
is famous for her sexy tshirts and sophisticated chic sportswear. Celebrity
fans include Olivia Wilde (House), Tori Spelling (90120),
and Jeana Keough (Real Housewives of Orange County), Emmy Rossum
(The Day After Tomorrow), and Heidi Klum (Project Runway).
The Rebecca Beeson line is created in the artsy SOMA section of San Francisco
and exhibits the San Francisco fashion flair for cool colors and understated
Los Angeles Fashion Week is anchored by the California Market Center (CMC)
located in Downtown Los Angeles, one of the largest fashion marts in the
world with 100s of showrooms featuring contemporary fashions. Each year
CMC hosts the Los Angeles Fashion Market tradeshow for Fall and Spring seasons.
Los Angeles Fashion Week is organized around the events of LA Fashion Market
creating a synergy between established fashion brands and showrooms and
the fashion designer shows that highlight emerging talents.
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week (MBFW) at Smashbox Studios was the main event
for Los Angeles Fashion Week for many years with a full schedule of Los
Angeles Collections Shows including designers like Petro Zillia, Rock &
Republic, Maggie Barry, Corey Lynn Calter, Whitley Kros, and many more.
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The MBFW core schedule of shows formed a strong basis for the organization
of Los Angeles Fashion Week, culminating in the Spring 2010 incarnation
titled Downtown Los Angeles Fashion Week (DLAFW). DLAFW is being held at
the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Geffen Contemporary in October 2009.
The DLAFW Show Schedule includes designers Louis Verdad, Yotam Solomon,
Oliver Tolentino, and more. Also in October 2009 Gen Art and Rock Fashion
Week will hold their LA Fashion Week shows at Paramount Studios.
Studio Fashion Sketches Camel Courdoroy Vest and Riding Pants
Beccaria - Camel Corduroy Vest and Riding Pants with White Oxford Blouse
Artist depiction contrasts the classic sporty chic of American western wear
with the working girl oxford dressup.
Fashion Illustrations Inspired by Designer Catwalk Styles
New York Fashion Week
Spring Summer 2009 Inspiration Bohemian Park Festival
Benz Fashion Week Spring Summer 2009 New York Shows from Bryant Park feature
beautiful Mediterranean casual styles in creams, greys, and sky colors.
Erin Featherstone Spring Summer 2009 New York Collection celebrates the
dreamy sky impressions of Paris with allusions to ocean sparkle and movement.
Photo courtesy Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. Erin Featherstone
Sheer rainbow print cami dress with matching pink headscarf. Ocean and sky
colors in blues, aquamarine, blush red, and pale pink. Jeweled strappy sandals
complete the perfect look for that exclusive late spring Gramercy Park folk
Erin Featherstone is a popular American fashion designer whose focus on
classic chic sportswear has won her a prized following among hip fashion
icons like Zooey Deschanel (Yes Man), Kirsten Dunst (Spiderman
3) , Anne Hathaway (Bride Wars, Rachel Getting Married),
and Leven Rambin (Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles).