You Don’t Need to be a Fashion Editor To Enjoy These Experiences
Even if you are not a fashion insider, you can still experience NYFW like your favorite fashion bloggers without having to worry of evil gatekeepers stopping you. Here are just a few things happenings throughout fashion week.
TRESemmé Runway Studio
This New York Fashion Week, as in the past, TRESemmé, the official hair sponsor, is offering fashion lovers a taste of the front row lifestyle with complimentary hair styling. Stop by official “hair salon” where professional hairstylists are hand to style your hair with the latest looks direct from TRESemmé sponsored shows (Diane von Furstenberg, Carolina Herrera, Hervé Léger, BCBG, Marissa Webb, Mara Hoffman, Rachel Zoe, Misha Nonoo and TRESemmé newcomer Monse). In addition to hair styling, the lounge also offers warming refreshments and exclusive behind the scenes NYFW content live-streamed daily.
Spring Studios, 50 Varick Street, Thursday 11th – Friday 16th (8am – 8pm EST).
The Gregory Hotel is hosting a slew of events throughout fashion week and you’re invited. Here’s what they are doing:
THE FASHION WEEK ONLINE VIP LOUNGE IN THE LOBBY
FashionWeekOnline.com will stream the designer runway shows and presentations during New York Fashion Week at The Liquor Cabinet at The Gregory Hotel. Guests and locals can enjoy an all-access experience and watch models showcase the new Fall/Winter collections on the catwalk. Also at the Liquor Cabinet, designers, Nanette Lepore, Hickey Freeman, Nicole Miller, YEOHLEE and Sylvia Heisel curated a “couture cocktail collection” of their favorite libations exclusively served at The Liquor Cabinet at The Gregory Hotel during New York Fashion Week. First of its kind, Heisel designed a female silhouette, that has been created using 3-D printing, to be used as the cocktail’s drink stirrer. Enjoy these designer drinks by the fireplace in the lobby or at The Liquor Cabinet while catching up on the latest runway shows this New York Fashion Week. (February 11th-18th from 9 a.m.-9 p.m)
CARAVAN STYLIST STUDIO PRESENTS THE DESIGNER SUITE ON THE MEZZANINE
A rotation of New York City’s fashion designers will host exclusive previews of their new collection, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m., in a pop-up suite on the mezzanine of The Gregory Hotel that has been transformed specifically for Fashion Week and curated by Caravan Stylist Studio.
Here’s the run down:
NYC designer KahriAnne Kerr will preview her new, original art-printed collection of dresses, shirts, fashion dolls, pillows and bags. February 11th-13th
Sarah Carson, Founder of Leota New York, will preview her brand’s new Spring 2016 collection, featuring New York City-made dresses, where comfort, confidence, and style take center stage; bringing you from desk-to-dinner effortlessly. February 15th-17th
FIRESIDE SESSION: FASHION WEEK TRENDS PRESENTATION BY THE FIREPLACE WITH CHRIS COLLIE
Fashion Week Online director, and founder of FashionsGuyNY.com, Chris Collie, will host a Fireside Session at The Gregory Hotel, presenting a recap of the fashion and beauty trends seen at February Fashion Week in New York. Held in the lobby, around the fireplace, hotel guests and fashion enthusiasts can expect to learn about Fall/Winter trends shown at New York Fashion Week, while enjoying cocktails from The Liquor Cabinet, and will have the opportunity to ask Collie questions to help tailor the discussion.
Tuesday, February 16th
6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m., cocktails
6:30 p.m. – 7 p.m., Chris Collie presentation
7 p.m.-7:15 p.m., Q&A/discussion