Designing to Sell at New York Fashion Week

Designer Oscar De La Renta watching his fashion show


I think through many of my previous posts that I am fairly open about the fact that I’m not a fan of high fashion in general, which is why the 2012 New York Fashion Week has been one of the best I’ve ever seen. Designers have been showing off lines that actually look like “regular” people would wear them, and I’m all for marketable fashions.


The hottest trend emerging from New York Fashion Week hasn't been bold neon colors or cutting-edge silhouettes but simply practical clothes designed to sell.

Runways were filled with useful separates, uncomplicated sheath dresses and comfortable trousers aimed to appeal to consumers, observers said at New York Fashion Week for Spring 2013, which wrapped up on Thursday. Continue Reading

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