Giving leather a rest, brands turned to linen, denim and most notably, printed textiles to add a jolt of newness to their Spring ’14 collections at the June FFANY show in New York. Prints spanned photo-real galactic scenes and plumes of peacock feathers to modern interpretations of tie-dye. And on classic silhouettes like a two-piece flat from Chinese Laundry and ballerinas at Hush Puppies to CMerit’s old-school hi-tops and vulcanized loafers, these prints provided a pop of color and freshness to otherwise basic footwear.Read More »
Reality TV star Kristin Cavallari feted the launch of her capsule collection with Chinese Laundry last Wednesday at Avenue in New York. The six styles in a mostly pastel palette span embellished flats to party-perfect stilettos and will be available for spring.
FP: What inspired the collection?
KC: I just wanted to do a line that I loved and that represented my style at affordable prices.
FP: You’ve been in the public eye for 9 years. How has your style evolved since your Laguna Beach days?Read More »