Staying true to her signature minimal palette, up-and-coming designer Sally LaPointe dressed most models in black and white for the Spring/Summer 2015 runway show, with some pieces in pops of pale orange and lavender. To complement these accenting shades, key hairstylist Yannick d’Is added colored extensions to some models’ hair, which instantly enhanced the textured style he achieved with generous amounts of Oribe's Grandiose Hair Plumping Mousse.
New York-based fashion label Chromat’s highly architectural pieces have long been a cult favorite among the trendsetting downtown crowd and a tour staple for the likes of Beyoncé, Nicki Minaj and Madonna. This season, lead designer Becca McCharen was inspired by the intricate lines of artist Sol LeWitt’s wall drawings, which played a key role in determining the beauty look.
Katie Gallagher’s Spring/Summer 2015 collection, Fantasm is inspired by the idea of ‘sad romance.’ Inspired once again by Katie herself, CATWALK® by TIGI® Global Creative Director Nick Irwin developed an airy, romantic hair look that speaks perfectly to Gallagher’s effortlessly chic girl.Overall Look: Romantic textured-ponyHow-To:• Prep the hair by spraying CATWALK® by TIGI® Session Series Transforming Dry Shampoo on random sections to create an unkempt, textured look.
For Jason Wu's Spring/Summer 2015 presentation at New York Fashion Week, hairstylist Odile Gilbert for Kérastase Paris created chic, low ponytails with a deep side part to complement the collection. Paired with minimal makeup, the look was fresh-faced and gorgeous.
Returning to her well known love of art, fashion designer Lisa Perry drew inspiration for her Spring/Summer 2015 collection from the work of two of her favorite—and dramatically different Abstract Expressionist painters, Barnett Newman and Jackson Pollock.
To continue the success and excitement of the North American Hairstyling Awards' (NAHA) 25th Anniversary Celebration, the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) and Michael Shaun Corby have developed a 3-part web series to introduce NAHA to emerging stylists and first-time entrants. Known as the Oscars of Hair, NAHA is the preeminent photographic hairstyling competition in the U.S. and is internationally renowned.
Perry Ellis recently presented the Spring/Summer 2015 Collection, presented by CHI Hair Care. From the day he launched his first line in 1976, Perry Ellis made fashion meaningful simply by not taking it so seriously. This year's themed collection, according to the company’s Creative Director Michael Maccari, is an Active Wear Trend, comprised of active silhouettes with active wear fabrics.
Nathan Rosenkranz for Alterna Haircare created a look inspired by the grace of the South Seas and effortless style of Polynesian women for Arden Wohl SS 2015. Beachy Waves How To:
For a limited time, Jon Reyman Pro is offering a free trial as a celebration of the brand's involvement with New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015.
Salute the Runway fashion show, presented by Little Black Dress Wines and Fatigues to Fabulous, kicked off New York Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015 by honoring America's veterans. Fourteen military servicewoman and veterans from around the country walked the runway in an effort to raise awareness and support for our women in uniform, and their transition to re-entering civilian life. Each servicewoman wore a different variation of the iconic little black dress.