Mark your calendar Newyork Fashion Week (NYFW) is back, and this season’s list is lengthy and filled with established and emerging designers. According to CFDA in partnership with IMG models, the fashion week will run from Feb. 10 to Feb. 15.
Steven Kolb (CFDA CEO) said in a statement to WWD, “Next month’s New York Fashion Week continues to build on last September’s shows with its strong mix of established brands and emerging talents and overall diversity and representation, as we see the next generation of American talent rise, we look forward to continuing this renewed momentum of New York this season and beyond.”
The Newyork Fashion Week will feature 75 designers from Brandon Maxwell, Coach, Altuzarra, Khaite, Anna Sui, Tory Burch, Micheal Kors, Proenza Schouler, Jason Wu Collection, Gabriela Hearst, LaQuan Smith, Veronica Beard, Carolina Herrera, Puppets & Puppets, Prabal Gurung, Eckhaus Latta, Elena Velez, Paloma Spain, Collina Strada, Batsheva, Markarian, Sergio Hudson, Ulla Johnson, Who Decides War, Area, Eckhaus Latta, Willy Chavarria, Simkhai, Dion Lee, Luar, and Sukeina, except Christian Siriano who is presenting off schedule on Feb.9. a day before the official program. Then we have the emerging designers we can call the newcomers, they’re Koltson, Zimo, Heron Preston, Cucculelli Shaheen, Ayama Studio, Kate Barton, Kallmeyer, and Nayon.
The show will be opened by Rodarte who will showcase the women’s wear collection by 4.00 pm on Friday the 10th, including Thom Browne (CFDA Chairman) who will debut its latest collection on Feb.14 at 5 p.m, while Luar closes the show at 8.00 pm on Feb.15th. According to Vogue, Tom Ford will be presenting its collection the following Wednesday digitally. Some menswear brands like Atelier Cillian, Cross Eyed Moose, Nobis, A.Potts, etc. will also be presented on Feb. 10 from 10:30 a.m. to noon.
Rodarte will open the women’s season at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, while American Accessory Designer of the Year Award winner Luar closes the show at 8:00 p.m. the following Wednesday, taking over the Tom Ford slot. (Tom Ford is expected to release its latest digitally, per Vogue.)