Saturday, September 15, 2012

NYFW: Ann Yee Spring 2013 by Alexandra Shook


COVERED BY: ALEXANDRA SHOOK (delayed missives)

Themes of rebirth and resurrection inspired designer Ann Yee’s S/S 2013 collection. While spending some time in the Pacific Northwest after a fire destroyed her New York studio, Ann Yee was particularly influenced by the way weather changes the sea. The signature pattern of the S/S 2013 collection is based on a photo of tangled sea ropes found on a pier, and there were clear nautical elements to the collection such as the knotted rope necklaces and emphasis on knitwear. The mix of neutrals and bold colors was striking. 




I was drawn to the structured, yet soft pieces, as well as the flowing silhouettes. My favorite look was a heather grey shorts suit with seafoam accents that had an air of casual refinement.


All photos taken by Alexandra Shook

What do you guys think of this collection?

PS Aren't these photos stunning!?! And the make-up WOW! Wish I could have made this but I'm super glad to have had Alexandra help me out and cover the presentation!

9 comments:

  1. oh what a lovely collection.
    i just love that white top and pants.
    beautiful!
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  2. I love the inspiration and the modern take on nautical. Gorgeous pieces!

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  3. WOW< they look gorgeous, how cute are those chiffon panels! Love them! I think this is quite a cool collection, love the make up too. If you want to know what I wore to LFW for the first day, check out my new outfit post-

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  4. Thanks again for sending me! This was such a fun collection to shoot :)

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  5. Everything is divine! The chiffon panels have won me over.

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  6. This collection is amazing! Love the green dress in the first picture and I need a pair of those grey shorts in the last shot! x

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  7. Ooo, the location of this presentation is amazing and I love those yellow wedges some models are wearing!

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  8. The eye make up :O WOuld love to wear something like that!

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Thank you for your comments!! I look forward to reading them!