NYFW Day 2: Despite the cold

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The second day of NYFW wasn’t snowing like it had the day before but it sure was cold! This was probably the coldest it was all week while I was there so I had to make a few last minute adjustments to my outfits to make sure I wouldn’t freeze! Anthony on the other-hand wore a light jacket and mid-way through the day we had to go buy a down jacket from Bloomingdale’s because he couldn’t take it anymore! lol men. Anyways- despite the cold, this was a busy and very fun day- here is what I did:

Cinq à Sept

The Cinq à Sept Fall presentation was held at Le Coucou and they served light bites as the models walked through the restaurant.

Cinq à Sept is translated to mean “from 5-7pm” so as you can imagine, the brand features pieces that are usually perfect for day to night wear. This collection was all about the details! Beaded floral swing dresses and intricately embroidered denim leggings, silk prints, jacquard textures, and velvet trims are reminiscent of the femininity of the 1940’s while oversized patchwork chunky knits and a cutoff sweatshirt bring elements of 90’s grunge. I really loved the entire collection and the experience of the presentation!

 


Cinq à Sept Street Style

This is a look I wore to the Cinq à Sept presentation that kept me warm and comfortable on a chilly NY morning!


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Chloé Fitting

Next I stopped at the Chloé offices for a fitting. Chloé is one of my favorite designer brands by far and my first ever designer bag I purchased was a Chloé Faye :) The fitting room is filled with racks of Chloé and See by Chloé pieces and I selected looks for the week. I’m loving the mini bags they have new for the season, and the silk dresses were so amazing- I picked out one with gorgeous florals (as seen on me to the right).

Here are a few of my favorite pieces I saw at the fitting:

Mini Faye Leather

Leather Loafers

Tweed Coat (as seen on me HERE)


Kate Spade New York : Spring 2017 Fashion Presentation
Kate Spade

The Kate Spade presentation was held at The Russian Tea Room and was showing the Spring and Fall collections, which was so refreshing to see both seasons at one presentation! It seems more and more brands are following the idea of showing the current season.

The main trends I noticed for Spring: tassel details on the clothing and basket handbags. Fall featured leopard, darker florals and velvet but still had a sophisticated look like Kate Spade always does so well.


Kate Spade New York : Spring 2017 Fashion Presentation

MILLY FW17
MILLY

I really loved the Milly runway show and it got me energized for the remainder of the day. The music was to Missy Elliot “I’m Better” and the collection was a perfect mix of masculine tailoring and feminine frills/sequins. Oversized sleeves and shirts were paired with skirts or shorts. Smart contradictions were very relevant in this collection, i.e pairing an oversized sweater with a sequin slip dress, or leather trousers with a flouncy blouse. I loved it all and could picture wearing every piece!

MILLY Street Style

This is the look I wore to the Milly show- my boots were perfect for trudging through the ice and slush and my coat was even warmer than it looks! I also saw my friend Paola from Blank Itinerary after the show, she’s a new mama-to-be and of course we were trying to keep her baby bump warm in between shows! :)

Club Monaco

Club Monaco‘s presentation was a see-now-buy-now Spring collection held at their store. The venue was set up with gorgeous flowers falling from the wall and ceiling- I couldn’t help but wish I had that decor for my wedding- it was very dreamy! The collection fit just as well, flowing florals and crisp white pieces for Spring were featured throughout.

Club-Monaco-Spring-2017-Collection

What trends are you spotting the most from Fashion Week so far? Comment below!

xx Brittany

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18 Responses to NYFW Day 2: Despite the cold

  1. La Bijoux Bella | by mia says:

    All beautiful and gorgeous fashion looks …. love it! :)

    ❤LA BIJOUX BELLA❤ | BY MIA | A Creative Lifestyle Blog

  2. You look like a model yourself!

    Charmaine Ng | Architecture & Lifestyle Blog
    http://charmainenyw.com

  3. Wow such beautiful collections, really loving Club Monaco and Cinq a Sept :) Thanks for sharing!

    x
    StephC

    http://sstephcc.blogspot.com/

  4. Natali says:

    Wonderful photo diary! Thank you for sharing and inspiring!

    http://lartoffashion.com

  5. Mireia says:

    Absolutely love it!

    Mireia from TGL
    https://thegoldlipstick.com/

  6. Your looks are stunning! I too love chloe so much, and that Milly top is BOMB!

    xx nicole
    http://www.nicoleparise.com

  7. Alyssa says:

    I’m loving your web design for this post!! All of these outfit are so street style perfection! Love them all! xx

    http://www.fashionsensored.com

  8. Loving all your NY looks!!!!!!
    Xx Brandi
    http://www.brandilocks.com

  9. So many pretty looks. Love the way you have prepaed this post. You look fab in all the looks.
    Kate Spade would be my choice in all these.
    -Vaishali
    http://www.vivaciouswish.com/2017/02/16/black-leather-effect/

  10. Kristy says:

    Looks so fun! Love the pics. Stay warm :)
    xx – Kristy
    http://www.naturallyclassique.com

  11. Elizabeth T. says:

    Loved all of the outfits that you wore for the shows, especially the faux fur coat! <3 :) It's gorgeous! Hahaha and aww poor Anthony! Sounds like you guys had a great Day 2 of NYFW!

    XO, Elizabeth
    http://clothestoyouuu.com/

  12. Katie says:

    I’m loving your in-depth coverage of NYFW! Thanks for sharing!!

  13. Esther says:

    Obsessed with this post and all of your looks! This season was awesome xx EstherSanter.com | Instagram | Bloglovin

  14. Hayley Larue says:

    Im sure NYFW was magical! Loving all of your looks, as well! <3

    BlondieInTheCity.com

  15. Adriana says:

    Everything looks incredible! Your look with the long dress is amazing!
    xx

    The Black Blush

  16. Alisha Ricki says:

    All these runway looks are so inspiring to me ! Ugggh, I’m so going to NYFW in September xo, Alisha Ricki | Life(Style) &Travel,

  17. Getting so much fomo perusing through your Fashion Week photos but love living vicariously through you! Chloe is one of my favorite brands too and your outfit is just darling!

    Thanks for sharing! XO
    Style by Pear

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