(Venue: Cipriani 42nd Street) (Date: Friday, February 9th)
BWood Designer Brian Wood pays tribute to Puerto Rico with a fashion-forward vintage mashup collection. The American-made PRSL line boasted meticulously designed pieces with Nuyorican influences. Colorful athliesure and pop art separates in oversized styles featured throughout. Puerto Rican homage bikini top paired effortlessly with cut-up denim varsity shorts and a multicolored rain jacket, while a Puerto Rican print bias cut asymmetrical shirt lay carefree over acid wash denim fringe shorts buckled with a faux-fur leopard belt. Three-print vest also bore the national flag, as did a dark denim jacket, matched with an orange-red bikini top and graphic windbreaker pants. Aviation fashion showcased in a camouflage flight suit with fringe detail. Cartoon themes surfaced in a Rugrats dress shirt with motorcycle drawstring pants, and Looney Tunes shirt dress. University inspired styles trended in 90’s fashioned Georgetown Uni Jack The Bulldog candy red varsity jacket. Sportswear continued to flow with graphic hoodies, a terry cloth colorblock cowneck poncho, and graffiti zip-up varsity jacket over cut-up acid wash denim shorts.
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(Jesenia’s Goodie Bag x Style Fashion Week x New York Fashion Week)
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