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NYFW SS22: Carolina Herrera celebrates 40 years in fashion
For spring/summer 2022, Carolina Herrera’s creative director Wes Gordon celebrated four decades of fashion at the New York-based atelier, House of Herrera with a decadent collection filled with bold, vibrant ballgowns. Described as a “fresh tribute to the glamour, fun and irreverence of the early 1980s,” this is a collection inspired by the...
Sep 10, 2021
Safilo signs eyewear licensing agreement with Carolina Herrera
Safilo and Carolina Herrera have announced a five-year global licensing agreement for the design, manufacture and distribution of Carolina Herrera branded eyewear. The company said in a statement that the licence agreement will be effective as of January 1, 2022. “Carolina Herrera is an iconic luxury fashion brand, both popular and valued...
Jul 15, 2021
Carolina Herrera AW21 is a “love letter” to New York
With 2021 marking Carolina Herrera’s 40th anniversary, creative director Wes Gordon said that he wanted to design a collection that was a “love letter to our home: New York City”. Gordon, said in a statement: “The fall 2021 collection is inspired by the perseverance and determination of New Yorkers—especially the very New Yorkers that form the...
Feb 24, 2021
Carolina Herrera to release mini-documentary for NYFW
To celebrate Carolina Herrera’s presence at New York Fashion Week for the past four decades the luxury fashion house will air an intimate, never-seen-before conversation between Carolina Herrera and creative director Wes Gordon. Launching on September 14, 'The Conversation: Carolina Herrera and Wes Gordon’, is a four-part mini-documentary, where...
Sep 14, 2020
Spanish manufacturer of Purificación García and Carolina Herrera switches to medical gowns
New York - Sociedad Textil Lonia (STL) has made itself available to the Government of Spain, offering its factories, staffl and materials to manufacture gowns for health personnel who combat the advance of the coronavirus on the front line. Sociedad Textil Lonia has explained that the lack of some basic provisions in health centres has led them...
Mar 24, 2020
Carolina Herrera brings color back to New York in FW20 show
Adding color to an increasingly dark world and porn stars strutting their stuff on the catwalk.Here are the latest highlights from New York Fashion Week: Herrera AW20/21 collection shows no lack of color Sweeping gowns in bright monochrome colors, including blues, greens and yellows, were the order of the day at Carolina Herrera's fall-winter...
Feb 11, 2020
Carolina Herrera launches extended sizing with 11 Honoré
Carolina Herrera is expanding her offering to extended sizes. The Venezuelan fashion designer—known for dressing notable First Ladies—and her eponymous label has announced that it will be partnering with the size-inclusive luxury retail site 11 Honoré for the new launch. The American retailer will be the first to partner with the label to offer...
Jan 7, 2020
Bridal Fashion Week Fall 2020 highlights
While ready-to-wear brands have just shown their spring/summer 2020 collections during New York, London, Milan and Paris fashion weeks, the biggest brands in bridal, ranging from Vera Wang to Monique Lhuillier and Galia Lahav showcased their autumn/winter 2020 bridal ranges as part of Bridal Fashion Week in New York. FashionUnited has picked out...
Oct 15, 2019
Highlights of NYFW Spring/Summer 2020 day three
Take a look at the highlights from day three of New York Fashion Week on Monday. Wes Gordon's blooming collection Vibrant colours associated with California's blooming season inspired Wes Gordon's third collection as creative director of Carolina Herrera. The spring 2020 lineup showed that he is evolving the label since taking over from the...
Sep 10, 2019
Designer shares how to take fashion inspiration without cultural appropriation amid claims
Italian designer Maurizio Galante gave a lesson Sunday in how to take inspiration from indigenous cultures without being accused of cultural appropriation. With the fashion world shaken this month by the Mexican government threatening legal against New York-based label Carolina Herrera for "ripping off" native designs, Galante gave Mexican...
Jul 1, 2019
Is the fashion industry guilty of manipulating cultural heritage for financial gain?
The women embroiderers of the remote Mexican mountain village of Tenango de Doria made worldwide headlines this week when their government went to war with an American designer for "plagiarising" their patterns. Wes Gordon, the artistic director of the New York label founded by Venezuelan designer Carolina Herrera, found himself accused of...
Jun 24, 2019
Video: Carolina Herrera's Fall 2019 show in New York
Carolina Herrera | Fall Winter 2019/2020 by Wes Gordon. Source: FF Channel, YouTube.
Feb 12, 2019