Just to think three weeks ago I was in New York City, interning with a designer who’ll be showcasing his Spring/Summer 2013 collection in the famed MILK Studios. Now, sitting in my room typing this post, I feel so far-removed from all that buzz. But thank the wonders of electricity, the internet and awesome video editting skills, we aren’t that far away anymore.
New York Times brings us a beautiful video of designers’ eloquent thought process as the final elements of their vision ties into one cohesive sensory explosion. In reality however, I envisioned a more anxious and panicked state of these designers a la Project Runway.
Listed by Style.com as one of the young designers to watch this season, Jonathan Simkhai (image above), with whom I did an internship with in New York City, will debut his Spring/Summer 2013 collection at MILK Studios on September 8. Having been a part of the process, watching the creative and styling team sketch, edit and fit samples, amongst others, part of me yearns to be back in the Big Apple, to be freaking out as NEW YORK FASHION WEEK descends upon the city.
On a side note, Jonathan was in Singapore earlier this year for Audi Fashion Festival and Blueprint 2012. While he was here, he also collaborated with HP to design this laptop sleeve.
New York Fashion Week starts September 6th, with a bang! And we’ve got Fashion Night Out to thank. And although we’re halfway across the world from the bustle and hustle, in addition to staples Maison Martin Margiella, Alexander Wang, Prabal Gurung and The Row …