Fashion month has officially started! We’re so excited and anxious to see what’s in-store for us this Spring 2015!! As we kick off the fashion festivities in New York, Shopcade will be there to give you the latest updates and buzz straight from the runway, and the streets of the Big Apple!
Day 1 is utter madness- everyone’s trying to catch a yellow cab in heels or trying to grab that cup of coffee to get a caffeine buzz that will hopefully last throughout the day!
As the day ends, all we can think about is; “Can spring come any sooner please?!” Here’s some of our favorite runway looks from Day 1 of our #NYFW takeover!
BCBG MAX AZRIA
Words to Describe the Collection: Sheer Elegance, Pastel Wonderland, Breathtaking, Effortless Summer, Ethereal, Soft, Bold Femininity, Floaty, and Flawless.
Spring Colors Spotted: Delicate Whites, Cream, Pastels (Pink, Blue, Coral), Taupe/Beige, Ocean-inspired hues.
Spring Looks Spotted: Maxi Skirts, Ribbons, Tunics, Tiny Florals, Stripes, High Slits, Sheer Accents, Billowing Fabrics.
A-Lister’s Spotted on the front row: Celebs such as Jamie Chung, Shay Mitchell and Fashion Bloggers Aimee and Dani Song.
Buzz Buzz: BCBG Max Azria re-defined the power of social media by allowing its followers to shop its runway looks straight from their mobile phones!
Words to Describe the Collection: Fun, Flirty, Furry, Beautiful, Surreal, Bold, Effortless Americana, A Cotton Candy Coach.
Spring Colors Spotted: Orange, Mint Green, Lilac, Ocean Blue, Pink, Tan, Yellow, Red.
Spring Looks Spotted: Leopard!!!, Leather, Fur, Platform Shoes, Platform Sliders (YES!), Pencil Skirts, Mini Skirts
Buzz Buzz: “Coach designer, Stuart Vevers is picking up speed in his second season as creative director for the brand. No logo bags spotted or a sense of minimalism. It was a wild trip of color, texture and time” – Racked.com
CREATURES OF THE WIND
Words to Describe the Collection: Sport, Master Class, Print Play, Precise Tailoring, Texture Mania, Care-free.
Spring Colors Spotted: Oatmeal, Tomato Red, Black, Tan, Gray, Yellow, Silver
Spring Looks Spotted: Button Down Shirts, A-Line, Pencil & Maxi Skirts, Prints, Trench Coats, Leather Accents, Scoop-Neck tops, Tailored Vests, High Waists, Smart Layering.
Buzz Buzz: Creatures of the Wind is a relatively new brand with only four short fashion cycles, which have swept the fashion world into a frenzy, but they’re not stopping there! For their Spring 2015 RTW presentation, they also introduced their capsule collection of shoes!
RICHARD CHAI LOVE & Men’s Line
Words to Describe the Collection: Very Unique, Warm like Spring, Bright like Summer, Bold, Parade of bright colors, Combining the “Uncombinable”,
Spring Colors Spotted: Metallics, Neon Green and Yellow, Earth Tones, Forrest Green, Bronze, Taupe, Gray, Off White, Pearl White, Dark Shimmery Blue, Green and Maroon.
Spring Looks Spotted: Lurex Lace, Mixed Prints, Mixed Textures, Pleated Dresses, Smart Polos, Flowing Pants, Textured Longline Vests, Stripes, Shimmery & Striped Shorts, Platform Shoes, Lilac Coats, Satin Overalls, Billowy Skirts.
A-Listers spotted on the front row: Nick & Joe Jonas, Darren Criss, Hannah Simone.
Buzz Buzz: Unlike Chai’s previous fashion shows, this year he went for a sophisticated and minimalist runway look. Minimal make-up and hairstyles simply hanging loose. In fact, the most rebellious look he presented was a selection of models sporting a bright lip!
And that’s all we have for Day 1 folks! Stay tuned as we cover the rest and feature the best of our #NYFW adventure!