New York Fashion Week & For A Great Cause
Art Hearts Fashion was in full swing dominating NYFW with multiple nights of fantastic shows featuring some of the fashion industry’s brightest and adored designers. Art Hearts Fashion is one event that continues to showcase the strongest designers of the season with venues this season such as Vanderbilt Hall located in the heart of Grand Central Station, The Refectory located at The High Line Hotel, and a massive closing gala held at The Liberty Theater located in Times Square. It doesn’t get any better than this. A dream come true for founder and director Erik Rosete, quoting that “fashion is an art form, and what better way to present that art, but showing at some of New York City’s iconic locations.
Sunday September 13th 2015
Closed off to the public, guests rush to enter the gigantic public space, Vanderbilt Hall located in the heart of Grand Central Station. Over 1200 guests enjoyed several designers throughout the evening including luxury designer Tarek Sinno from Beirut Lebanon, Mister Triple X, and closing out with Cary Santiago, who is known for his superior eveningwear just to name a few.
Tarek Sinno graced the catwalk with sophisticated yet youthful styled gowns. Spellbinding and marvelous detailed couture gowns graced Vanderbilt Hall this season telling a grand story with the translation of simple, elegant, refined embroidery, and sumptuously spun details, all powerful trademarks for Tarek Sinno.
Cary Santiago, a master couturier takes your breath away with his elegant evening wear that is no stranger to the celebrity & elite world. First time the Cary Santiago brand has presented in New York City and definitely not his last. Glamourous, flowing, and fluid like gowns closed out the evening giving the guests just a slight taste of drama. The guests were delighted by the detail and of course the magic that graced the runway.
Tuesday, September 15th, 2015
The Refectory at The High Line Hotel staged an intimate presentation for featured designers House Of LiJon, Mister Triple X, Amato Haute Couture, and many others. Often referred to as one of the most beautiful event spaces in New York City, The Refectory exuberated class, rich nostalgic vibes, and a taste of chicness beyond guest’s expectations.
House of LiJon took center stage with the latest collection of handmade chainmaille pieces. Mixing the ancient art of chainmail with modern glamour, House of LiJon always perfectly demonstrates the versatility of the medium, creating the visual experience of an array of materials. Art Hearts Fashion Founder Erik Rosete opened the 9PM show with the debut of his “One Rose” collection. A sophisticated take on youthful ready-to-wear vibe. This futuristic black and white collection featured creative color blocking, volume skirts, and sleek men’s shorts that are on trend.
Amato Haute Couture by Furne One closed the show with the darkly romantic “Love is a Battlefield” collection. Magnificent dresses of deep hues emblazoned with intricate embellishment stormed the runway. French laces & tulle paired with stretch & acid washed denims for looks that were volumized and full of the designer’s mark of elegance and drama. EMMETT Shoes and Hades Footwear made special appearances in the “Love is a Battlefield” collection by Amato Haute Couture and in both Vortex & One Rose presentations by Mister Triple X while decadently accentuating the designer’s looks. special thank you to Rock Star Wigs for providing an amazing custom lace wig for the finale model for Amato’s presentation, the model look absolutely divine and stunning.
Wednesday September 16th, 2015
Art Hearts Fashion Gala & Inside Amato Screening held at The Liberty Theater in Times Square played home to a special evening of events including a very intimate star studded screening hosted by Carson Kressley. Inside Amato By Furne One takes his inspiration from concept to collection with dramatic runways. Furne One and his team put together a show that is as original as his designs. This film presents the pressures and struggles presenting a high fashion runway collection. There is a little detail to think about, moment of panic, and glimmer of doubt that there will be enough time to pull it off successfully. Will Furne One make the show as dramatic as he has made his collection to be? Watch the drama unfold before your eyes. See Furne’s angst as he makes sure every runway detail is as perfect as his fashion designs.
RLG Productions, under the direction of Rocco Leo Gaglioti, brings you a front row VIP experience from Furne One’s inspiration to the runway show. It is a very accurate portrayal of the face of the fashion. Rocco Leo Gaglioti brings the admiration of Furne One, while uncovering intimate moments and creative genius.
Furne One launched in 2002 and was immediately a hit with the elite. This fashion has been seen on the red carpet from the Golden Globes, Oscars, and more. His fashion has dressed amazing talent such as Beyonce, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez, Nicki Minaj, Shakira, Nicole Scherzinger, and Carrie Underwood to name a few. Inside Amato by Furne One: Autumn/Winter 2015 takes the Anna Karenina inspiration guided by his mother and grandmother’s quintessential style to the runway. The inspiration works into the hand-textured fabrics, creating art with a fabric canvas, and exquisite embellishments. Following the screening, guests enjoyed live art exhibits, music, dancing, and a fashion installation by Divamp who came all the way from Spain.
Official Makeup Sponsor The Organic Face™ and Official Hair Care Sponsor Marrakesh worked behind the scenes, bringing to life the artistic vision of each collection.
As a voice for artistic and cutting edge designers, Art Hearts Fashion is paving the way toward the future of Fashion Week. Art Hearts Fashion’s philanthropic drive stretches from coast to coast, putting the spotlight on how fashion can promote constructive ideals and influence the progressive evolution of the fashion industry. Each season, AHF works with the AIDS Healthcare Foundation and Make-A-Wish.
Participating designers can be seen on every major Hollywood celebrity including: Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Khloe Kardashian, Nancy O’Dell, Bella Thorne, Giuliana Rancic, Katy Perry, Brandy, Nicki Minaj, Rita Ora, Mel B, Jennifer Lopez, Joanna Krupa, Miley Cyrus, Britney Spears, Bai Ling, Brittney Foggarty, Carrie Underwood, Thalia, and countless more. Each season Art Hearts Fashion is featured on high profile television, news, and reality programs. The platform is unequivocally intertwined with the causes and organizations it supports.
Special thanks to Art Hearts Fashion sponsors and supporters including: The High Line Hotel, VOSS Events, Liberty Theater, Monster Energy, Savvy Traveler and Shibue Couture the official undergarment sponsor of Art Hearts Fashion is produced by Erik Rosete and ParkerWhitaker Productions.
Keep up with future shows and designers at ArtHeartsFashion.com.