Brands to Watch at [pre]COTERIE | June 2019
Who's who at the upcoming June show in New York? Your first look below at some of the notable brands to get to know before you go.
This season brings pre-spring, resort, and immediates at a full range of price points, all under one roof. Deliveries vary from available to ship immediately through January cancel.
Since its creation in 1972, French Connection has enthused a passion for design and continues to deliver timeless affordable quality. Innovation remains at the core of the brand and all designs are created and developed from the head office in Camden, London.
French Connection encourages a dynamic company culture. Employees work collaboratively and proudly represent the brand. The bold personality of French Connection continues to push boundaries globally, through impactful advertising campaigns and by supporting emerging talent. The brand is committed to offering a premium experience, ensuring the customer is at the heart of the business.
DL1961 is a New York-based brand on a mission to do things differently. Their collection includes denim for women, men, and kids, all with premium quality and unparalleled comfort. DL uses premium materials and innovative fibers to ensure durable, high retention denim that looks great and never loses shape. Each pair of DL jeans is made from ethically sourced, premium cotton, and water-efficient botanic fibers.
Filosofia apparel pays homage to classic silhouettes, yet they are modernized through mindfully sourced materials and practical details for the contemporary wearer. The thought and intention behind every garment is apparent, lending to the individualized, handmade feel of each item.
Filosofia wants each person who dons their garments to feel confident and comfortable.
The finest Italian lycra, combined with a rich palette of threads and 24 carat gold plated details are the key elements of Maritimum, a luxury brand that transforms the common attitude swimwear, bringing forth a refined signature look that doesn’t limit itself to labels: Day or night, a private pool or a secluded beach, a club or a yacht, the setting is elusive and transcendent.
Each unique piece of Maritimum swimwear is hand embroidered in Athens, drawing from the designer Eirini Karousaki’s respect for her Greek heritage, her love for the water and her passion for timeless pieces that reflect the beauty and elegance of the women who choose to identify with the brand.
Capulet is a brand for our ideal woman - she’s distinct, multi-faceted and always evolving. With the brand's roots in Southern California, they love combining vintage charm with runway newness. Capulet always offers exclusive prints, fresh colors and unique trims for your everyday outfit rotation and statement-making occasion wear. Rest assured, each piece is designed in the heart of L.A.’s garment district and has been produced fairly and ethically.
ÉTICA offers a more directional approach to sustainability, with premium fabrics, vintage-inspired washes, and forward fits. Based in Los Angeles, the brand is rooted in the ideals of fair labor practices and environmentally conscious manufacturing. ÉTICA invests in energy-efficient machinery to minimize waste, water, and overall footprint throughout the manufacturing process.
✓ With advanced technologies in filtration, wash technique and equipment, they use 99% less water than the rest of the industry. ✓ Through the use of high-efficiency dryers, they use 63% less energy. ✓ The brand uses naturally derived dyes and softeners, as well as laser technology to reduce their chemical usage to 70% less than the industry standard. ✓ They recycle the water used to make their denim for local farmland and compress the stones used during washing into bricks for low-income housing. ✓ ÉTICA proudly invests in the people who make the job possible, exceeding fair labor standards giving back to local communities.
VELVET BY GRAHAM & SPENCER
It began in 1997 as an aspiration to create fashion-forward tee shirts that embodied the laid-back luxe of LA style. Today it has evolved into full collections recognized for their meticulously crafted, clean elevated staples that are manufactured primarily in the United States. Ranging from timeless tees to midweight knits, cashmere sweaters, and outerwear, which always stay true to their principle values: quality, construction, comfort. Velvet by Graham & Spencer can be found in boutiques and premiere department stores nationwide and internationally.
Founded in NYC in 2008, Parker is designed for the woman who lights up the room. Parker takes inspiration from the big city energy of NYC and reflects that in every feminine, “look at me” piece of clothing. Always designed with an intentional flair – so she can have fun while having a standout style.
Monrow is inspired by the finest fabrics, including its trademark “supersoft” fabric, to create stylish staples that complement every woman’s wardrobe. The brand releases new collections monthly and a curated classic collection twice a year. Each release complements the next and builds sensible looks that are easy to put together.
ALA VON AUERSPERG
Ala von Auersperg is a resort wear brand designed for modern women of every age. Their effortless styles feature original prints inspired by their founder's own nature and travel-centric artwork, in luxurious, breathable fabrics that embody a sense of relaxed glamour and everyday elegance.
June 9-11, 2019
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Jacob Javits Center, NYC