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Global Street Style– Red Carpet Special: Our Best Dressed List from 2014 Golden Globe Awards!

L-R: Cate Blanchett in Armani, Lupita Nyong'o in Ralph Lauren and Oliva Wilde in Gucci at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards from the Bevelry Hilton in Beverly Hills California

  71st Annual Golden Globe Awards–Best Dressed List   By: Hina P. Ansari   ‘Tis the season of award shows and  I LOVE them. The red carpet coverage alone is highly entertaining thanks to the multi-hour lead up to the actual event filled by one couture number after another. Coupled with the fact that I’m...

Feature: Silvia Tcherassi’s Spring/Summer 2014 at Colombia Moda 2013

Silvia Tcherassi Spring/Summer 2014

    Structural Serenity.   By: Hina P. Ansari    *This is part of Ramp 1885?s newest series, “Fashion Travelogue–Medellin Edition” where we personally highlight the runways of the city’s fashion week, explore the city’s greater style scene including cool boutiques and fab street style and chats with the city’s style makers. Perfect for the...

Feature: Haider Ackermann at Colombia Moda 2013 in Medellin, Colombia

Haider Ackermann runway show which opened Colombia Moda 2013

    Decade of Decadence.   By: Hina P. Ansari   *This is part of Ramp 1885′s newest series, “Fashion Travelogue–Medellin Edition” where we personally highlight the runways of the city’s fashion week, explore the city’s greater style scene including cool boutiques and fab street style and chats with the city’s style makers. Perfect for...

Feature: Dissecting Design With Kenneth Barlis From San Diego, California

Couture gowns by designer Kenneth Barlis

  Dreamy Designs   By: Hina P. Ansari     A not-to-be-dismissed member of the new guard of Filipino couture world, San Diego-based designer Kenneth Barlis was one of the new faces that graced the stage at Roy Thomson Hall as part of PLDT Canada Philippine Fashion Week. His incredible attention to detail...

Feature: Highlight from CPFW Fashion Premiere Night (Part Two)

Pistahan De Couture by (L-R): Kim Gan, Kenneth Barlis & Norman Noriega

  As we continue to cover the fabulous fashions exhibited at PLDT Canada Philippine Fashion Week‘s marquee event, Fashion Premiere Night at Roy Thomson Hall, we can not NOT talk about how the evening took us all the way to Manila by their savvy themed segmentss throughout the show. Francis Libiran‘s...

Feature: Dissecting Design with Francis Libiran of Manila, The Philippines

Frances Libiran as donned by Filipina supermodel Ria Bolivar

      Laws of Attraction   By: Hina P. Ansari     PLDT Canada Philippine Fashion Week had a couple of superstar moments which had everyone in the fashion & design community buzzing. One of them is noted fashion designer Francis Libiran who brought to fashion week an incredible array of couture...

Feature: Dissecting Design with John Ablaza From Manila, The Philippines

Couture creations by designer John Ablaza

      Stitching history.   By: Hina P. Ansari   During PLDT Canada Philippine Fashion Week, I was able to sit in on an afternoon of fittings where each designer had their clothes on full display on an endless stream of racks. All were busy tweaking, steaming and prepping their couture gowns...

Feature: Naked Ape at South Africa Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2014

Naked Ape Spring/Summer 2014

    Urban migration. By: Hina P. Ansari   Naked Ape   Designer Shaldon Kopman worked not only as a model but also as a fashion director and stylist in the fashion hubs of New York, Milan and Paris. Also having worked as a fashion editor in South Africa for Elle, Soccer Life, Tribute...

Feature: Frances Libiran at PLDT Canada Philippine Fashion Week

Francis Libiran collection presented as part of PLDT Canada Philippine Fashion Week 2013

    Lights on the runway.    By: Hina P. Ansari   Photography by  Alan Flores / CPFW     CPFW’s Gala Premiere: Philippine Fashion’s Biggest Night an incredible fashion event which was held at Toronto’s Roy Thomson Hall had fashionistas from near and far flocking to the catch full runway presentations from A-Listers...

Feature: Highlights from Style Fashion Week LA F/W 2013-14

L-R: Linden LA; Ash Haute Couture & Ina Soltani

      Los Angeles California brought out the serious style-setters at Style Fashion Week LA where they presented the Fall/Winter 2013 season.  Here are our favorites!   By: Hina P. Ansari Additional reporting and photography by Saeed Zargham     Linden LA   Hailing from Los Angeles, Linden headed...

Feature: Double dose of fabulous with Charles of London

"Punk Bikini" from Charles of London

      The Imprint of Impression   Triston Berlin, Germany   In this era where everyone wants to be on the stage, in front of the cameras, and in the spotlight… at the end of the day, it takes more than just talent to remain at the forefront of all that is...

Feature: Ferhn Spring/Summer 2013 by Carrie Hayes

Ferhn Spring/Summer 2013

    Tropical inspiration creates cool Canadiana couture.   By: Tessa Johnson Toronto, Canada   During World MasterCard Fashion Week, held in Toronto,  I’ve had the pleasure to view designers that were new to me but also some of my favorites. One of those designers is Carrie Hayes. I first laid eyes on...

Feature: “Grillz” The Latest Fashion Collage From Rotterdam, The Netherlands

"Grillz"

        By: Iris van Gelder Rotterdam, The Netherlands     Introduction:  This is part of our ongoing series of fabulous collages submitted  to us by Rotterdam-based artist, Iris van Gelder. We love to see how fashion can inspire each person’s perspective. So in that spirit, we bring to you, the beauty of...

Video Feature: Diane Von Furstenberg Spring/Summer 2013 New York

Diane Von Furstenberg Spring/Summer New York 2013

Diane von Furstenberg, New York Spring/Summer 2013

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Photo Feature: “Valkyrie” by Michael Morrison in New York

Valkyrie

Shot in New York City, New York fashion photographer Michael Morrison brings to life,  an operatic story of war, peace, hope and salvation against the jagged edges of the urban backdrop. Here is “Valkyrie”.   Scroll down to see entire story              ...