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Global Designer Spotlight: Young Native from Ancaster, Canada

Actress and R&B singer, Ay Jihu for Young Native Fashion

  Stitch-by-stitch storytelling.   By: Hina P. Ansari   Having grown up in North Vancouver and White Rock, British Columbia and currently based in Ancaster Ontario, fashion designer and stylist, Angela DeMontigny wanted to be able to capture the true essence of Canada’s Native community from one stitch to the next. With over...

Feature: Spain’s Desigual S/S 2014 at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York

Desigual Spring/Summer 2014 at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week: New York

        Esprit de Espana.    By: Hina P. Ansari   Desigual   “For Everybody: Sex, Fun & Love”     This Spanish retail company which was founded in 1984 celebrates its first ever turn at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week –New York presenting their Spring/Summer 2014 collection. Energized by their collection’s title...

Feature: Adriana Santacruz F/W 2013 at ColombiaModa 2013

Adriana Santacruz Fall/Winter 2013

    Fashionable Roots.    By: Hina P. Ansari     Adriana Santacruz presented her Fall/Winter 2013 collection as part of Colombia Moda 2013. Here at Ramp 1885 we always try to highlight designers who best represent the variety as well as fashion sensibilities that make them unique to their geographic location and cultural disposition....

Italian Spirit of Spring at Rome Fashion Week S/S14

L-R: From Rome Fashion Week, San Andres Milano & Cagriani

      Roman Holiday.   Rome was flush with fabulous designs as part of their Spring/Summer 2014 presentations. These two designers we felt really captured the spirit of spring in Italy.   By: Hina P. Ansari     Cangiari   The name means “To Change” in Calabrian dialect. And it does...

Miu Miu presents “Le Donne della Vucciria”

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Miu Miu presents “Le Donne della Vucciria”, the new film by Hiam Abbass

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Feature: Republic of Sewing Machines in Uganda

made in uganda

      The spirit of solidarity — stitch by stitch.    By: Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé   As a burnt orange sun sets over Gulu in northern Uganda, barefoot Acholi women walk the Road to Cairo, a highway that stretches across Africa, babies swaddled against their backs, balancing heavy plastic jerry cans on their heads.  ...

On the streets of…Leicester, England

Office Chic Street style by Shriya Pancholi

      Office Chic     Fashionista: Shriya Pancholi     Location: Leicester, England     Breakdown: In this photo, I’m wearing black tapered trousers with short split sides, a striped white and blue blouse and black and gold high heels. The outfit is completed with a gold Michael Kors watch, patent black belt,...

Global Designer Spotlight: Yasya Minochkina of Kiev, Ukraine

Yasya Minochkina

      Understated Elegance By: Triston Hong Kong/Shanghai     Yasya Minochkina produces a pret-a-porter line of sensual women’s clothing that has made waves worldwide. Known for displaying a feminine quality that the label has become synonymous with, their Fall/Winter 2013 line merged looks from the 30s, 60s and 70s to a...

Feature: Francesca Miranda F/W 2013 at ColombiaModa 2013

Francesca Miranda Fall/Winter 2013

      An ode to the past.   By: Hina P. Ansari     The ColombaModa 2013 official opening fashion show as that of Colombian designer Francesca Miranda who presented her Fall/Winter 2013 show with an ethereal ambience.   Working with the Colombian Institute of Anthropology and History as part of her...

Feature: Of Saris and Stories — Curated Global Fashion Tales

Of Saris and Stories

        Of Saris and Stories   By: Isabelle Bourgeault-Tassé Ottawa, Canada     *We are lucky to receive a series of stories as told by one chic global traveller. Stay tuned for her adventures in far-off lands where she takes us on a journey of  discovery of new cultures and of self  as...

On the streets of…Medellin Colombia (Part 2) *Colombia Fashion Week Special*

After-dark Global Street Style from the parties of Colombia Moda 2013

    When Night Falls.    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...

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...