Weekly fashion agenda: ready for ready-to-wear?

Prêt-à-porter season is in full swing since New York kicked off the fashion show month on February 10. See the full line-up of the four major fashion capitals.

New York Fashion Week
February 10-17
New York, USA

The event kicks off the women's ready-to-wear season in the four fashion capitals (the other three being London, Milan, and Paris), the most important time in the fashion half-year. American designers including Michael Kors, Alexander Wang, and Calvin Klein will all showcase their collections.
http://www.mbfashionweek.com/newyork


Bloglovin' Awards

February 13
New York, USA

The fashion community's favorite blogs will be awarded at the annual ceremony, praising the best in personal fashion, streetstyle, fashion news, and more. Votes are still accepted online.
http://www.bloglovin.com/awards


Fashion 2.0 Awards

February 16
New York, USA

New Yorkers are taking digital fashion very seriously - case in point: another ceremony during fashion week that awards fashionable online projects. Is Burberry or Armani more web-savvy? Was Chanel's or Lanvin's video prettier? Which fashion PR deserves praise for their Twitter account? You decide.
http://vote.thefind.com


Michael Kors 30th anniversary show

February 16
New York, USA

The US designer kicks off the festivities with a special showcase during New York fashion week - where he will present his new collection to all those who have been important to him throughout his career - that will be broadcast live on the web. He is also gearing up for the opening of a new flagship on the city's Madison Avenue as well as his biggest store to date on rue Saint Honoré in Paris by the end of March.
http://www.michaelkors.com


London Fashion Week

February 18-23
London, UK

Following New York's Fashion Week, London's event brings together British designers such as Paul Smith, and new talents like Christopher Kane. Issa London, the label who made the now-famous sapphire blue dress that Kate Middleton wore to announce her engagement to Prince William, is among those scheduled to stage a catwalk show, while Tom Ford will stage an intimate presentation of his new womenswear line. London Fashion Week will showcase both women's and men's collections.
http://www.londonfashionweek.co.uk


Milan Fashion Week

February 23 - March 1
Milan, Italy

Maestros Dolce & Gabbana, Armani, and Ferragamo will showcase their collections alongside Italy's first fashion ladies Versace, Prada, and Frida Giannini for Gucci at Milan's fashion week. The Italian fashion council, the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana, will also livestream some of the shows.
http://www.cameramoda.it


Paris Fashion Week

March 1-9
Paris, France

The queen of all fashion weeks will conclude ready-to-wear show season with only the biggest names in fashion such as Chanel, Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, Lanvin or Balenciaga.
http://www.modeaparis.com

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