Silk is the new black at SILK NY

Spring/Summer ’18 ready-to-wear collection on SILKNY.com. The new collection is designed for the modern woman and addresses the need for versatile clothing options, using high quality fabrics and a range of new patterns. SILKNY is also introduced a new silk-tencel fabric blend to select styles in the SS’18 collection. The fabric is crafted using a non-traditional weaving technique that enhances the texture and strength. SILKNY’s creation was inspired by the luxurious look and feel of silk and silk blends and the brand sources their high-quality fabrics from all over the world, including France, Italy, and China, a top silk manufacturer for centuries. With a vision that continuously merges contemporary style with timeless elegance, the new collection includes silk-tencel off the shoulder blouses and high-low tops, silk-linen trousers and jackets, flowing silk dresses and more. SILKNY’s head designer, Michele Lee, began her career working for some of the biggest names in fashion including Versace, Dolce & Gabbana, and, Armani before transitioning into a career in manufacturing. Now, with over 10 years of manufacturing and high-end design experience, she’s taken the opportunity to design and produce her own brand. Regarding her inspiration for SS’18, Lee says “I was very inspired by everyday […]

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Luxury footwear with a twist by Lucrezia Maria Monaca

The brand was founded at the end of 2014 as an opportunity to combine Lucrezia Maria Monaca studies and the world of luxury with the purpose to satisfy a market need: elegant shoes with a contemporary twist. It focuses on high-end market with the spirit of creating not just a shoe but a piece of art thrilling at first sight and adapting perfectly to any foot shape. The quality is very high; maximum attention is paid to the materials used, all of high quality, and to the samples production. The designer is involved in every production step, from the raw materials to the final product. She drew inspiration from the world surrounding her and her deepest passions. She has always been fascinated by the fashion world, not in its most frivolous meaning, but as a vehicle to express your personality. The brand’s MISSION: recreating the personality of each woman in each shoe. The intent is to combine tradition, research, innovation and competence craftsmanship. It is no coincidence, in fact, that the shoes are produced in Vigevano, always known for his starring role in the footwear industry and Naples, renowned for the craftsmanship. The products are 100% Made in Italy and […]

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