Today marks the official start of the best week of the year. With a few shows already finished, the week is just beginning. Of course we will be covering some of the most interesting collections and the crÃ¨me-de-la-crÃ¨me of designers. You will find special coverage tomorrow on select shows. Taking the runway in just a matter of minutes are:
Carmen MarcValvo 1:00- The Tent
Dennis Basso 2:00- The Promenade
Child Magazine 3:00- The Salon
Donna Karan 3:00- 711 Green wich Street
Zang Toi 4:00- Showroom
Charles Nolan 5:00- The Promenade
Costello Tagliapietra 6:00 -The Salon
Chado Ralph Rucci 7:00 – The Tent
Perhaps the more anticipated events of Fashion Week are the parties. From 6-8 pm at Barneys, the Vionnet launch will take place. The first peek at the French label will be a must-see for Victoria Bartlett, Sophia Kokosolaki, Gilles Bensimon, and Valerie Steele.
Rock & Republic will be having their after party at the Hiro Ballroom and the Maritime Hotel at 10 pm. Mark Ball and his savvy models will be in attendance and Lady Sovereign will also perform at midnight.