Randy Fenoli at Betsy Robinson
For years, he's helped brides pick the perfect dress for the big day. Now, television personality Randy Fenoli will be at Betsy Robinson's Bridal Collection helping women pick out the proper head-turning gown on their special day. The star of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress," "Say Yes to the Dress: Big Bliss" and "Randy Knows Best" will also star in the upcoming "Randy to the Rescue." Fenoli has tons of experience from his "day job" as Fashion Director at the famed Kleinfeld bridal salon.
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and Joanna Mastroianni shows at
with backstage access to meet the designers. In addition, there will also be lunch in the Member's Dining Room and a private tour of the fashion archives at The Metropolitan Museum. Kathleen Beckett, a journalist whose work has appeared in Harper's Bazaar, Elle, Glamour and Vogue, has crafted the experience for the hotel using her years of industry connections.
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In September, the inspiration for Rebecca Taylor's line was "contemporary, fresh and ethereal." Her collection emphasized cut and color with unexpected cutouts in silhouettes. Expect another strong showing from the Australian designer known for her use of color and ready-to-wear pieces. Rebecca Taylor is sold locally at Urban Chic, Essentials by Panache,
, Saks Fifth Avenue and Bloomingdale's.
Watch the Rebecca Taylor Fall Collection Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. at mbfashionweek.com.
American designer Tracy Reese promises an "optimistic" color palette of vibrant tomato, juniper green and lemon mixed with neutral browns, grays and black. Reese will also focus on tailored silhouettes by mixing fabrics and textures. The collection will be highlighted by a "Black Box Jacquard" pea jacket with large leather knot button, a "Bi-Level" mini skirt paired with the "Tomato Falling Leaves" ruched turtleneck and "Black Tomato Gold" pump. Locally, you can find Reese's current collection at Jones & Jones in Cross Keys, Vogue Revisited in
Watch the Tracy Reese Fall Collection at 2 p.m. on Feb. 12 at mbfashionweek.com.
Michelle Smith, Designer and Creative Director of the popular American brand Milly, promises an exciting collection in New York. "My Fall 2012 collection is bold and modern: innovative technical fabrics merge with traditional couture techniques, and vibrant pops of color excite a base palette of black and white," she says. Locally, Milly is sold at Cupcake, Vogue Revisited in Roland Park, Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue. L'Apparenza also features a new line of stunning Milly handbags.
Watch the Milly Fall Collection Feb. 15 at 3 p.m. at mbfashionweek.com.