this is Sweden SPRING/SUMMER 2019: WHERE FASHION AND ACTIVISM MEET TO MAKE A STATEMENT…

August 9, 2018

 This is Sweden, a collection founded in 2013 by two refugees siblings, Ana and Pablo Londono. The designers embrace fashion through their creative platform in order to increase awareness to impact activism.   Their Spring/Summer 2019 collection illustrates non-military camouflage, colors such as yellow and blue dominated the collection in representation of the Swedish flag, with […]

NEW YORK MEN’S DAY: DESCENDANT OF THIEVES S/S 2019, TAKES YOU AWAY TO A TROPICAL PARADISE!

August 2, 2018

 Descendant of Thieves Spring 2019 collection is a one-of-a-kind collection that is very eclectic somewhat like nature. A refreshing collection like a cool summer breeze due to it’s color, play, razor, slim fits, relaxed, original, clean look, the perfect combo for a stylish man. Inspired by Tulum and the Mayan Riviera Descendant Of Thieves S/S […]

NEW YORK MENS DAY SPRING/ SUMMER 2019: Sundae School, CLASS IN SESSION!

July 24, 2018

  For all those students who want to achieve style, Sundae School S/S 2019 collection can teach us all a valuable lesson. Class is in session and this semester you will obtain the knowledge to produce high quality apparel & accessories. Sundae School creative drive molds their students to achieve style by providing comfort, design, […]

NEW YORK MENS DAY SPRING/SUMMER 2019 : TAAKK MY BREATH AWAY!

July 23, 2018

 TAAKK SS19 New York Collection, where street wear meets creativity. Influence by it’s urban origins, TAAKK blends originality resulting in a classic style. The aesthetic Of the brand, is fashionable, wearable, high-quality, high-style, and every piece is distinctive. TAAKK embodies comfort with a hint of swag for individuals who are cool and unique. Their S/S […]

PARKE & RONEN SPRING/SUMMMER 2019: HIT THE BEACH IN STYLE #MALIBUMAN!

July 21, 2018

  MALIBU ARRIVES AT NEW YORK FASHION WEEK MEN’S! Hit the beach in style with Parke & Ronen S/S 2019 collection. The perfect summer for a sophisticated man. Every look at New York Fashion Week Men’s was a hit. From Malibu to New York one thing is for certain, you will be shining all year round. […]

NYFW MEN’S SPRING/SUMMER 2019: NICK GRAHAM FLIES US TO THE MOON, IN STYLE!

July 20, 2018

Back to the future, Anyone? Destination 1969 that’s exactly where designer Nick Graham took us by celebrating the 50th Anniversary Of Apollo 11 and Woodstock, at the Cadillac House during New York Fashion Week Men’s. Who can forget 1969 such a memorable and iconic year in our history. It is evident, that Nick Graham’s SS19 […]

NYFW MEN’S SPRING/SUMMER 2019: CARLOS CAMPOS DESIGN TO SLAY!

July 19, 2018

 Design to SLAY is CARLOS CAMPOS S/S 2019. It is evident, that his collection is “Algo de mi”…(something from me), something from Carlos. His Latin roots contribute to his breathtaking designs. Known for His contemporary tailoring, and advance designs of sportswear with a Latin twist. Home is where the heart is and Carlos gave us […]

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK SPRING/SUMMER 2018: JOHN PAUL ATAKER TIMELESS AND ELEGANT DESIGNS!

October 16, 2017

Designer John Paul Ataker’s motto for his Spring/Summer 2018 Collection is “Natural is beautiful.” This couldn’t be more evident as models walked down the cat walk with no makeup, while showcasing delicate color palates. His choice of unbleached fabrics such as off white, ivory, and black was very complementary.    I witness his creative process […]

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK SPRING 2018: TORRID, CHANGING THE GAME!

September 18, 2017

A round of applause for Torrid spring 2018 collection and for embracing women with curves during NEW YORK FASHION WEEK! Torrid is the HOTTEST fashion brand for woman looking not only for style, but versatility. Their sizes range from 10-30. Equally important, her collection gives woman the option to have FUN with their feminine pieces while […]

Men’s Fashion Week Recap: New York Mens Day Spring/Summer 2018!

July 17, 2017

Move over ladies because Men’s Fashion Week was the place to be. My journey started last week at New York Men’s Day (NYMD). The presentations started with six designers showcasing their Spring/Summer 2018 collection. Among some of the designers was David Hart, Krammer & Stoudt, Woodhouse, Head Of State+, Daniel Hechter, and Bristol.    DAVID HART: @davidhartnyc If you’re […]

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK: BERENIK A/W 2017 COLLECTION MOVES WITH RHYTHM AND STYLE!

February 27, 2017

My first stop during New York Fashion Week was BERENIK! Berenik, a rising name in the fashion industry presented their Autumn/Winter 2017 collection at Pier59 Studios. Their New York Fashion Week event started with a combination of fashion and dance, which was a breath of fresh air that was needed in a cold snowy day […]

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK: FALL/WINTER 2017 NINA TIARI!

February 22, 2017

“STYLE IS A WAY TO SAY WHO YOU ARE WITHOUT HAVING TO SPEAK.” Rachel Zoe   The Iranian-American beauty stylist-turned-designer Nina Tiari debut her Fall/Winter 2017 collection during New York Fashion Week. While at this event, and getting a first glimpse at her collection I realize her back ground as a stylist gave her a cutting edge, with […]

NYFW: FALL 2017 CHRISTIAN SIRIANO!

February 20, 2017

New York Fashion Week is the place to be when it comes to all things fashion. It is an electric week, where fashion meets street styles, celebrities, models, media, etc. New York Fashion Week is the eyes, ears, and pulse of the latest fashion trends. One of those men, who has his pulse in the […]

FASHION WEEK: DAVID HART’S A/W 2017 COLLECTION IS THE HEIGHT OF ELEGANCE!

February 2, 2017

Men’s Fashion Week is a must, menswear is ruled by history and tradition! Your Blogger/Journalist Rachel Ulloa started out New York’s Fashion week at New York Mens Day. A day where men’s fashion is highly appreciate. Among many designers during New York Mens day, Designer David Hart was the height of elegance! As I was looking at […]

CHRISTIAN SIRIANO FOR LANE BRYANT: IS A FALL ESSENTIAL!

September 27, 2016

AHH…THE LETTER C: THE THIRD LETTER OF THE ENGLISH ALPHABET: NOW YOU ARE PROBABLY THINKING TO YOURSELF WHY DO I HAVE SO MUCH APPRECIATION FOR THIS LETTER? THE REASON BEHIND ALL THIS “C” TALK  IS BECAUSE MY FAVORITE “C” WORD RIGHT NOW  IS CHRISTIAN AND I AM NOT TALKING ABOUT CHRISTIAN THE LION. I AM […]

New York Fashion Week: Men’s Street Style!

September 16, 2016

“THE BEST FASHION SHOW IS DEFINITELY ON THE STRET. ALWAYS HAS BEEN, AND ALWAYS WILL BE.” BILL CUNNINGHAM    RIP Bill Cunningham! You will be often imitated but never duplicated. That being said, your Blogger/Journalist Rachel Ulloa covered the Street Fashion during New York Fashion Week Men’s. This Blog post is dedicated to the great […]

NYFW Fall/Winter 2016: Sabina Yasupova’s Di Yusuppva’s label closes the Nolcha Shows….

August 27, 2016

THERE IS A BEGINNING AND AN END TO EVERYTHING. EVERYTHING COMES TO AN END. UNFORTUNATELY, THAT INCLUDES NOLCHA SHOWS AT NYFW. THAT BEING SAID, DI YUSUPOFF CLOSED THE NOLCHA SHOWS. IT WAS A SOLO SHOW THAT LEFT ALL FASHION LOVERS TALKING, AND HERE IS WHY.   DI YUSUPOFF: LET’S NOT FORGET TO MENTION THE CELEBRITIES THAT CAME […]

NYFW Fall/Winter 2016: Nolcha’s Main Show…Intrepid by AO’C, Acid NYC, & All Comes From Nothing.

August 26, 2016

IT ALL STARTED WITH CHARLES FREDERICK WORTH, WHO WAS THE FIRST DESIGNER TO HAVE HIS LABEL SEWN INTO THE GARMENTS THAT HE CREATED. FASHION HAS A COME A LONG WAY FROM CHARLES FREDERICK WORTH. NEW YORK FASHION WEEK IS MORE THAN HAVING A DESIGNER LABEL SEWN INTO HIS/HER CLOTHING. I WANT TO REMEMBER THE FASHION AND […]

NYFW Fall/Winter 2016: Designer Rohitava Banerjee making his NYFW debut at Nolcha Shows!

August 25, 2016

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK IS SOMETHING TO ALWAYS LOOK FORWARD TO: THE BACKSTAGE MADNESS WITH HAIR AND MAKE UP, THE LINEUP OF THE MODELS. WHAT TAKES MONTHS OF PREPARATION ONLY LASTS ABOUT 3 TO 5 MINUTES, SO I AM SURE THAT DESIGNERS DON’T WANT TO DISAPPOINT. THE DESIGNERS CONNECT WITH THE AUDIENCE BY SHOWING US […]

NYFW Fall/Winter 2016: Soufflesong Brings Chinese Fashion to Nolcha Shows!

August 24, 2016

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK IS ONE OF MANY PLACES TO BE.  ALL THE WAY FROM CHINA, DESIGNER FAN SHUMIN SHOWCASED HER BRAND, SOUFFLESONG, AT NOLCHA SHOWS. CHINESE FASHION FEATURES MANY PATTERNS, CUTS, DECORATIONS, COLORS, DESIGNS, AND MORE.  THERE IS HISTORY IN CHINESE FASHION; FOR EXAMPLE, CHINA’S DYNASTIES OVER THE YEARS HAVE A MAJOR INFLUENCE IN THE COUNTRY’S FASHION STYLES. BUT NO […]

NYFW Fall/Winter 2016: Nolcha Shows Opens with Five Designers you shouldn’t Miss

August 23, 2016

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK HAS COME A LONG WAY SINCE IT WAS CREATED BY ELEANOR LAMBERT IN 1943! WHAT WAS ONCE CALLED “PRESS WEEK” IS NOW KNOWN THROUGHOUT THE WORLD AS “FASHION WEEK” AND NEW YORK FASHION WEEK IS THE PLACE TO BE! FROM THE CLOTHING AND ACCESSORIES TO THE MODELS, DESIGNERS, PRESS, AND EVEN BUYERS, NEW […]

Fashion Week NYC Nolcha Fashion Lounge’s Top 7 Designers

August 22, 2016

The number 7 usually means a dynamic perfection, security, safety, and rest. I could not agree more with this definition because Nolcha Fashion Lounge featured seven figures from six brands that push the envelope. The brands are Adora, Charles & Ron, Syd & Pia, Haute House (whose owner completes this septad), Rajé, and Zayver Designs. […]

NYC Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2016 : Nolcha Fashion Show & Designers to Watch For!

July 29, 2016

Ah, New York City…where fashion is everywhere. The great Coco Chanel once said: “Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.” That being said, what just happened was that Nolcha Fashion Shows at […]