NYFW SS/12

NYFW S/S12: Marchesa

NYFW S/S12: Marchesa

  by Ally Pyle

Simply stunning as usual, the Marchesa show hit a high note as soon as the first look hit the runway, worn by none other than Karen Elson. In a vintage-looking flapper dress with swinging beads, it was stunning red carpet glamour from [...]

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Backstage at Chris Benz SS/12 with TIGI

Backstage at Chris Benz SS/12 with TIGI

  by Ally Pyle

Chris Benz worked closely with Nick Irwin and the TIGI team to create the Andy Warhol, early Blondie inspired hair for his spring/summer 2012 show. The look was an early 70's look when women's hair was a bit trashed from all the heavy [...]

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Helmut Lang SS/12: Backstage with TIGI

Helmut Lang SS/12: Backstage with TIGI

  by Ally Pyle

At the hip Pier 57 venue in New York, Paul Hanlon and the TIGI team worked  hard backstage to create the hair for the Helmut Lang SS/12 show. Inspired by headbanging, rock & roll girls, the finished look was a fierce, wet and slightly [...]

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Backstage at Mara Hoffman SS/12 with TIGI

Backstage at Mara Hoffman SS/12 with TIGI

  by Ally Pyle

'Fall was so dark and moody; I needed colour for Spring Summer. There's lots of neon and bright colours in the collection - it’s a celebration. Frida Kahlo is the inspiration for the hair; she was an amazing woman who brought joy from [...]

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Catwalk by TIGI's NYFW Trend Report: Mark Fast

Catwalk by TIGI's NYFW Trend Report: Mark Fast

  by Ally Pyle

Backstage at Milk Studios for Mark Fast's SS/12 show in New York, Nick Irwin and the TIGI Creative team let us know what the inspiration was for the show... ‘Mark wanted the girl to look like androids, a clone of each other. We [...]

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NYFW S/S12: Diane von Furstenberg

NYFW S/S12: Diane von Furstenberg

  by Ally Pyle

To the soundtrack of Feeling Good by Nina Simone and, aptly, showing on September 11th, the message was clear. For Diane von Furstenberg, there is optimism and sunshine coming for spring. The show notes re-iterated the feeling using words [...]

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