3 New Designers to Watch at #NYFW

It’s all change at NYFW, with homegrown designers such as Thom Browne and Altuzarra moving their shows to Paris, while Tommy Hilfiger sets his sights for London. One thing’s for sure, major departures means more room for  fresh, innovative talent on the New York show scene; our Catwalk Teams’ Anna Ross picks the young designer’s we’re most looking forward to seeing this season.

Kim Shui


Who? Kim Shui  – Parsons and CSM 2014 graduate, now making waves on the NYFW MADE schedule

The look: Urban wear meets ultra-glam, expect faux fur, feathers, glitter, sequins with a heavy dose of colour and attitude.

Who’s a fan? Oh, you know, all the It girls – Sita Bellan and Solange to name a few.

When? September 7th – keeps your eyes peels on her Insta feed.

Christopher Esber


Who? It’s the Australian designer’s first season at New York, after gaining significant buzz at Sydney Fashion Week.

The look: Clean, sophisticated and modern; Esber’s beautiful tailoring and silky silhouettes will strike a chord for any of you hardcore-minimalists

Who’s a fan? Artist’s such as Owl Eyes and Vogue Australia’s Editor, Candice Lake have been spotted in Esber. Come next Monday he’ll gain a whole new legion of fans.

When? Monday 13th September




Who? PRISCAVera is a New York based women’s wear brand established by Prisca Vera Franchetti in 2015

The Look? 90’s kids, like me, will remember those crinkle edge tops and pastel washed palettes.  – PRICAVera’s look is defined youthful, simple yet subversive separates, awash in a tangy-summer palette. Need.

Who’s a fan?  Scandi-cool brands like WoodWood are already stocking PriscaVera

When? September 8th, showing with the MADE schedule


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