Earlier this year, at February's NYFW shows, designers were not afraid to make a political statement on the runways. For example, designer, Prabal Gurung, was so inspired by Hilary Clinton's 2016 campaign that his models strutted down the runway in feminist tees that read "The future is female" along with other quotes supporting feminism. During … Continue reading Activism On The Runway
Fashion influencers; you stalk their blogs, watch their videos on YouTube channels, and check their Instagrams daily to see what they're wearing. They are taking the fashion world by storm with their large following and creative styles. In the last decade there has been a huge transition in what it means to be a blogger … Continue reading Fashion Influencers Are The New Celebrities
Though there are fashion weeks for almost every region and city across the globe, it is well known that there is the "Big Four" which includes New York, London, Milan, & Paris. Some of the many fashion weeks you may not have heard about but are definitely worth looking at are South Africa Fashion Week, Amazon … Continue reading The Big “Five” of Fashion Week?
It’s often said that it takes a village to raise a child, here at AMCONYC, we consider independent local businesses as the child and ourselves as the village helping raise it up! Unless you’ve got a miracle or it’s just dumb luck, success doesn’t happen overnight, so in order for a company to succeed, it … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why You Should Support Local Designers
Fringe, feathers and a fierce attitude are the key components to slay your way into festival season. The growth rate of festivals is rapidly climbing which makes room for more fashion statements. Music festivals such as Coachella, Stagecoach, and Made In America, are the runways for festival goers to show off new festive trends. There … Continue reading Festivals: Fashion’s New Runway
Rihanna, Kanye, and Kylie, what do they all have in common? They pop up on your timeline, they pop up in your favorite magazines, but recently, they might be popping in a pop-up shop near you. Many celebrities are utilizing this generation’s new concept of mixing impulse with instant fashion, known as “ Pop-Up Shops … Continue reading The Power of the Pop-Up Shop
Earth day may have been yesterday, but its importance is everlasting, and since it began in 1970, people all over the world have been celebrating the planet that provides for us by giving back (or simply using less). Since it began, awareness for the environment has been ever-increasing and people and organizations all over the world … Continue reading Sustained Style