Posts Tagged Spring 2012

Top model Abbey Lee Kershaw talks to us about her band Our Mountain’s new song ‘Devils Banquet’ and their new campaign fashion video introducing the Pierre Balmain 2012 Collection.  Directed by Inez and Vinoodh, the film features pieces from the Pierre Balmain women’s and men’s collection worn by top model Abbey Lee and her boyfriend, Our Mountain front man Matthew Hutchinson.

The new Pierre Balmain diffusion line includes both menswear and womenswear, featuring everything from t-shirts and jeans to suits and evening wear and will be sold in over 700 stores across the globe.  We caught up with Abbey Lee backstage at the Balmain Spring 2012 show in Paris and here’s what she had to say about shooting the fashion video for this hot new collection. To shop go to Balmain.Com. Buy the song Devils Banquet on iTunes.

This article was written by Karen Morrison, Executive Producer & Director.  A production of MODTV Fashion Video Network.

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Karl Largefeld interviews designer Karl Largerfeld about his new Spring 2012 collection for the luxury online fashion site Net-A-Porter. The collection launches this week and to promote the line Lagerfeld interviews himself.  Watch this video interview – Karl sheds insights about his sense of style, his passion for fashion and answers the question what is chic?

Kate Moss stars in the new Mango Spring 2012 Ad Campaign directed by Terry Richardson. Check out the TV spot for the campaign which captures Kate’s effortless and cool rock chic style. Makeup by Charlotte Tilbury and hair by Odile Gilbert.

Model of the moment Karlie Kloss takes us backstage at Lanvin Spring 2012, one of the hottest tickets at  Paris Fashion week. The Spring collection was inspired by angels,  Lanvin Creative Director Alber Elbaz told us after the show, “It’s not about a power woman, it’s about a strong woman“.

This article was written by Karen Morrison, Executive Producer & Director. A production of MODTV Fashion Video Network. Videographers: Giovanni Sicignano and  Karen Morrison.

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Jason Wu for Target Spring 2012

Watch Jason Wu for Target Ad Campaign. Jason Wu’s first capsule collection for Target hits stores on February 5th and already the buzz is building. The first images from the ad campaign were posted online at Fashionista today. Jason Wu is known for his fresh take on lady like dressing. He’s one of the most celebrated young American designers and one of First Lady Michele Obama’s favorites.

Go backstage at Fendi Spring 2012 with designer Karl Lagerfeld, Lady Amanda Harlech and top models Abbey Lee Kershaw and Arizona Muse and makeup artist Peter Philips.

Fendi’s Spring 2012 collection was inspired in part by Italian neurologist Rita Levi-Montalcini who won the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1986.  She’s a mathematician, a woman who loves luxury – she’s perfect, but real.

The beauty look makeup artist Peter Philips created was luxurious – he used real gold and silver leaf on the models eyes to make them shine through the oversized sunglasses giving it an overall effect of extreme luxury. As Karl Lagerfeld explained to us backstage after the show ..” You have the instant feeling of refined work and quality that only Fendi can do….only this can be done in Italy…”

This article was written by Karen Morrison, Executive Producer & Director.  A production of MODTV Fashion Video Network. Videographers: Giovanni Sicignano and Karen Morrison.

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Milan Fashion Week:  Gucci Designer Frida Giannini knows how to deliver clothes that are ready to wear.   Her menswear collection for Spring 2012 strength is it’s just so desirable. From the cut of the narrow pants, to the tailored fitted jackets and the return of the bow-tie for evening – it’s elegant but cool.

Gucci Menswear Spring 2012

I was thinking about Michael Caine of the ’60s,’’ Frida Giannini, the Gucci designer, said backstage to Guy Trebay of the New York Times before her spring 2012 show. “The unconventional, relaxed Michael Caine of “Alfie,the way he wore his suits with an open shirt.’’

The collection felt like it was made for young, fashionable guys like stylist and Bravo TV reality star Brad Goreski, who has made the bow-tie his signature look.  Goreski is currently in Milan reporting for Details Magazine and in the fall you will be able to see him on his new reality show on Bravo called It’s a Brad Brad World.

Brad Goreski

We love the whole mood of new Gucci Menswear collection for Spring 2012 and we’re sure it will be a hit when the collection goes in stores next year. You can really imagine any man wanting to dress this way. Watch the full runway show video.

Milan Fashion Week: You can always count on designer Miuccia Prada to stir things up and set a new direction for fashion. The whole vibe at Prada’s Spring 2012 Menswear collection was quirky, eccentric and over the top. From the blue cube seats to the cartoon like, golf themed shirts and pants, Miuccia is once again encouraging men to be more daring, to wear color and experiment with fashion. Backstage before the show Muiccia told WWD that she wanted to deliver a carefree, happy and youthful collection.

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The Prada man for Spring 2012 is an arty golfer who loves his kooky flower power print shirts and pants, golf caps and colorful golf shoes. We love the originality of this collection – watch the full runway show here now.

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