Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2011 designers announced

August 3, 2010
By Sheryl Blasnik

Merecedes-Benz Fashion Week S/S 2011

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week will be moving to their new uptown digs at Lincoln Center for Spring/Summer 2011.  NY Fashion Week will run from September 9th to the 16th.  Press registration is underway and the dates and times for all the shows and presentations will be posted on the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week official web site soon.

With all the changes it seems that the fashion community is feeling the fever and excitement.  The new venue offers four spaces for designers to showcase their new collections; the Theatre, the Stage, the Studio, and the Box, a smaller space for presentations.  90 designers will be participating and utilizing all the new advantages offered to them.

To date the following designers have been added to the S/S 2011 lineup:

Hervé Léger by Max Azria, Diane Von Furstenberg, Carolina Herrera, Carlos Miele, Vera Wang, Rosa Cha, Max Azria, Bibhu Mohapatra, Dennis Basso, Luca Luca, Sophie Theallet, Tibi, Narciso Rodriguez, Nicholas K, Project Runway, Malandrino, Toni Maticevski, Richard Chai, Anne Bowen, Ruffian, Christian Siriano, Bensoni, Farah Angsana, VERRIER, Concept Korea, Richie Rich, Tadashi Shoji, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Duckie Brown, Michael Angel, Buckler, EDITION Georges Chakra, Ports 1961, Alexander Berardi, Academy of Art University, Lacoste, Binetti, Cynthia Rowley, Prabal Gurung, ADAM, Yoana Baraschi, Vivienne Tam, Mik Cire, Charlotte Ronson, Z Spoke by Zac Posen, Venexiana, Derek Lam, Timo Weiland, Lela Rose, DKNY, Rebecca Taylor, Rebecca Minkoff, Trias, Global Glam Collection, Custo Barcelona, Tommy Hilfiger, Vassilios Kostetsos, William Tempest, Jenny Packham, Diesel Black Gold, Tracy Reese, Donna Karan Collection, TonyCohen, Monique Lhuillier, Yeohlee, Herchcovitch;Alexandre, Betsey Johnson, Perry Ellis, Elie Tahari, Monique Péan, Badgley Mischka, Toni Francesc, Bill Blass,  Tory Burch, Michael Kors, Nanette Lepore, General Idea, Adrienne Vittadini, Gottex, Milly by Michelle Smith, Odd Molly, Anna Sui, Mackage, Zang Toi, Ralph Lauren, Andy & Debb, Isaac Mizrahi, Davidelfin, Argentina Group Show, Calvin Klein Collection Women’s, J. Mendel, Rebecca Moses, Naeem Khan, L.A.M.B. and IVANAhelsinki.

Not a member of the press but craving an opportunity to participate in this always fashionable event?  Come out for NYC”s Fashion Night Out which is open to the public.  This global fashion event will take place in NYC on September 10th, 2010.  Click the link and sign up for updates to be an insider.  Follow Fashion Night Out on Twitter.

Check back for updates as we get closer to opening day.

Sheryl Blasnik

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