Talk of the Tents
New York Fashion Week photos, live blogging, runway highlights and celebrities.
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Tommy Hilfiger’s show at the Park Avenue Armory on Sunday must have achieved a new record -- for longest runway. Ever. It was like an airstrip, stretching out for what seemed like miles.
But then, Hilfiger is an old hand at injecting some theatrical flair into what is, at heart, very traditional clothing. For fall, he borrowed heavily from menswear (not so surprising) and some mod elements...Read more »
The man sure can pick ‘em — any other night for an alfresco fashion show would’ve been hot and sticky, but the humidity finally broke on Sunday, just hours before Tommy Hilfiger transformed a section of the historic High Line into his own beachy boardwalk, complete with cabana and scores of lanterns hanging from above, swaying in the breeze.
With a nautical journey in mind, Hilfiger stuck...Read more »
Tommy Hilfiger created a world all his own at the Park Avenue Armory Sunday night, where he constructed a manicured park, complete with gravel path, benches and tables, even trees — live ones. (OK, the leaves were wired into place, but still.) And all inside the Armory's massive, vault-roofed atrium. On a freezing, cold night — outside — it was such a pleasure to sit down, take...Read more »