Colorofic Hair @ NY Fashion Week – 2015

Posted by on Feb 27, 2015 in Helen's Blog | 0 comments

Colorofic Hair @ NY Fashion Week – 2015

Photo: © Helen Oppenheim

Seen on Scene, photographed backstage at the Adina Cohen show, Marissa Jade Willinsky, Mac Makeup Artist, with her stand-out 3-tone hair color she did herself using Pravana for the orange, Special Effects for the red, Adore for the yellow. For more fab fashionistas photographed during the NY Fashion Week for Fall 2015, click here: 

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Veil Alert from NY Fashion Week – Fall 2015

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in Helen's Blog | 0 comments

Veil Alert from NY Fashion Week – Fall 2015


Photos: Left and Center: © Helen Oppenheim … Right: © Sherri Jessee

This is a Veil Alert. Seen on Scene at NY Fashion Week for Fall 2015.   Veils. For day and night. Formal. And casual. Very casual. As with a knit cap. Seen here, left, on Danijela Lazarevic, complete with headphones as she worked as a Producer for the Mongol show … To the right, is Eliza Jordan wearing a turban with veil … and in the center, the more formal veil, a cloud of tulle, worn with leather and bare skin on a frigidly cold day by Jazmin Ivy Rodriguez.  This is a hot trend for hairstyles as well as hats …

For larger photos, more Fab Fashionistas Seen on Scene, check out the first two albums, just up on the website, click here: 

Photos: Left and Center: © Helen Oppenheim … Right: © Sherri Jessee. Collage:  helenoppenheim.com

 

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Seen on Scene New York Fashion Week 5 – 2015

Posted by on Feb 18, 2015 in Helen's Blog | 0 comments

Seen on Scene New York Fashion Week 5 -  2015

Photos: © Helen Oppenheim. Collage by helenoppenheim.com

Day 5. Seen on Scene. Fab Fashionistas, a baby, fashion designers, fashion stylists, famous photographer and more  at Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week for Fall 2015, another cold day.

Top Left to Right: This is 5 month old Violet, the chicest baby at New York Fashion Week, or maybe anywhere, in black from head to toe, including black tights … Violet and her jeweled head wrap with her Mother, Emily, a Badgley Mischka fashion designer … Caryn Hofman, a designer for Badlgey Mischka, hot pink hair worn with a hat, her fab tweed jeweled jacket was designed by Melissa, another Badgley Mischka designer. No wonder James Mischka and Mark Badgley put on such a great show, they have quite a team. Stay tuned for Peter Gray’s hair …

Bottom Left to Right: Jade Alred, a freelance fashion stylist, wears a short black and white mini, ornate jeweled booties by Barbara Bui, and that’s her fringed Acne bag to the right … Charlie Price, a hairdresser from Texas wears his comb stuck in his hair when not using it … Trendy polka dotted legs on Sandra Kleine Staarman, (morestylethanfashion.com) from Rotterdam. Her hat and bag are by Ted Baker, shorts are by Asos, blouse by Zara, coat from Forever 21 … thank goodness, the trendy ones are wearing wider pants, here by Rochas, on freelance fashion stylist, Elena Moussa, whose coat is from Acne Studio and turtle neck from Uniqlo … Kyle Ericksen, famous WWD beauty and fashion photographer, wears ’20s-inspired round glasses from Morgenthal Fredericks, perfect, love them on her.

(Note, these photos will appear full size on my website/Archives soon.)

 

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Seen on Scene New York Fashion Week 4 – 2015

Posted by on Feb 17, 2015 in Helen's Blog | 2 comments

Seen on  Scene New York Fashion Week 4 - 2015

Photos; © Sherri Jessee. Collage by helenoppenheim.com

Day 4. Seen on Scene,  Fab Fashionistas at Mercedes-Benz NY Fashion Week for Fall 2015, photographed in the freezing cold by the multi-talented Sherri Jessee (sherrijessee.com)

Top Left to Right: Famous Aussie D.J.Helena maintains her red hair with Manic Panic and has almost 200,000 Friends on Facebook, almost 25,000 on Twitter (@djHelena) … Hair rising stick straight up to there, photographed on the Plaza at Lincoln Center, name unknown … Faux fur on fashion blogger Leah Ho worn with great shoes, leather wide-leg pants from her Online Store lipstickcatwalk.com/shop … Eliza Jordan (elizajordan.com) multimedia producer, entertainment journalist, social media guru takes to the veil, the hottest trend at NY Fashion Week for Fall 2015, or before …

Bottom Left to Right: … Fashion Stylist, Betty Gulko (such.a.betty on Instagram) wears her vintage dress layered over a denim shirt and see close up of a headband at the back of her head … Ruby Fang, a designer from Hong Kong uses ancient Chinese embroideries and says she will be showing in NYC soon (rubyfang.com) … Monkey fur vintage coat, Beltmar vintage floppy hat, very 70s, worn by Holly (thriftwares.net) who travels 60,000 miles each year collecting vintage garments, some for the Libertine brand … Marquis Bias, fashion stylist, in a fabulous fur by Adrian Landau, carrying a blue bag by Reed Krakoff (see detail above.) His hair cut by Adrian Fanus Grooming … Beau McCall (beaumcall.com) is a creative artist, just making his visual arts debut. He made his own jacket from a collection of button treasures from family and friends. “A button is more than just a button,” he states. The gloves were a gift inside a Japanese magazine.

 

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Seen on Scene New York Fashion Week 3 – 2015

Posted by on Feb 15, 2015 in Helen's Blog | 0 comments

Seen on Scene New York Fashion Week 3 – 2015

Photos: © Helen Oppenheim. Collage by helenoppenheim.com

Day 3. Seen on Scene. Fab fashionistas, cool ones photographed backstage, cold, snowy, windy outside.

Top Left To Right: Blue hair (Manic Panic Rockabilly Blue) falling over one eye on Mac makeup artist, Corey Sanders backstage at Adina Cohen, who showed some magnificent beaded evening gowns … Also at the Adina Cohen show, Marissa Jade Willinsky, Mac makeup artist, with her stand-out 3-tone hair she did herself using Special Effects for the red, Adore for the yellow, Pravana for the orange … Ladaska Mechelle, swimwear designer, did her own braided topknot as well as any pro, backstage at the Academy University School of Fashion Show.

Bottom Left to Right: Smashing shoes worn by Mara Hoffman’s tiny tot  daughter who wore fashions with matching fabrics … NelsonBlackle shoes and boots TDF at the Asian Fashion Collection Global Incubation Project show, by Doc Martens … Scarf-wrapped on short greyed hair of TIGI hair assistant at the Mara Hoffman show … knitted cap slanting jauntily to one side on photographer Ben Stone backstage at the Mara Hoffman show, which had terrific TIGI hair.

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Seen on Scene New York Fashion Week 2 – 2015

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 in Helen's Blog | 0 comments

Seen on Scene New York Fashion Week  – 2015

Photos: © Helen Oppenheim. Collage by helenoppenheim.com

Day 2. Seen on Scene. Fab fashionistas and a serious fashion alert at Mercedes-Benz for Fall 2015.

Top Left To Right: Veil Fashion Alert. The veil returns. Big time. Worn casually.  Jazmin Ivy Rodriguez with her veiled cloud of tulle, slanting over one eye … Danijela Lazarevic wore her slanting-over-one-eye veil over a knit cap, with headphones needed as a producer of the Mongol show … Seth Jubb, wearing a great floral jacket from Zara Men, was handing out a great issue of The Daily Front Row (Second NYFW  issue, mostly on models, many wearing veils) . … Lucas Giadeno backstage at the Mongol show, lilac shaded hair, and underneath his fringed bracelet, both spot on

Bottom Left To Right: Two-Tone dreads are piled on top of the head of Jarrid Jones, a fashion photographer at the Mongol show … Stephan Chung has a great head of hair, worn with leather/jewelry by Phil Harris …. last four photos, fashion/jewelry designer, Phil Harris, in great long peachy orange corduroy coat, with interesting details and very wide tartan pants, plus one rather large earring.

(Note: Most of the fashionista photos will be posted on the  website soon, worth a look to really see the details.)

 

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Seen on Scene New York Fashion Week 1 – 2015

Posted by on Feb 12, 2015 in Helen's Blog | 2 comments

Seen on  Scene New York Fashion Week 1 - 2015

Photos: © Helen Oppenheim. Collage by helenoppenheim.com

Day 1. Seen on Scene,  Fab Fashionistas, this and that at Mercedes-Benz NY Fashion Week for Fall 2015.

Top Left To Right: The All-New Mercedes-Benz AMG GT S car, “raised on the racetrack, unleashed on the street” in bright yellow, much admired in the Tent Lobby … Fashion Week Volunteer from Nashville with fake dreads … Shaun Ross,  actor, dancer, first albino male model, rushing to the great Nicholas K show … “Frizz Is Not Your Friend But I Am” Aveda T-Shirt worn by Tana Tricarichi and makeup crew at the Costello Tagliapietra show.

Bottom Left to Right: Song Kyang in her Pushbutton tartan coat, sliver skirt       …Teresa Freeman is colorful on a dull day in her Go James shoes and winter brights with a vintage bag    …. Lonnie McQuarters in his Thom Browne white shirt worn with a grey Anne Taylor cardigan, vintage motorcycle jacket, Zara gloves, Ralph Lauren bow tie …. love the black and white Bershka man’s scarf on Rom Aloni, sitting in the Tide booth   …. Papyrus Valentine’s Day Cards on display in the Lobby –  one given away, clever promotion.

 

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Orlando Pita’s Boyish Pompadours – 2007

Posted by on Feb 10, 2015 in Helen's Blog | 0 comments

Orlando Pita's Boyish Pompadours – 2007

Photos: © Helen Oppenheim. Collage by helenoppenheim.com

Boyish pompadours by Orlando Pita for girlish fashions by Doo-Ri at her 2007 New York Fashion Week show. They were curled, teased, pinned into an upstyle using a 1.50″ curling iron with a mass of curls on top of the head, drooping curls at the front and the hair was swept up at the back in a loose, modern, very sexy way. More from this fashion album, click here:

Hair: Orlando Pita, Orlo Salon for T3 … Models: Caroline Winberg (left) and Elsa Sylvan (right) … Photos: © Helen Oppenheim.

 

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