By Marcy Clark
Alisha Trimble’s Fall/Winter 2011 Collection entitled “Animal Saints” captivated an audience of elite editors, stylists and fashionistas last night at the Wix Lounge in Downtown Manhattan. For Fall 2011, Alisha Trimble’s inspiration came from studying animal senses and the Lives of the Saints. “Experimenting with these concepts makes for sensory details, such as webbing, and silk-made fur. Stylistically the character traits of the Saints come into some of the silhouettes,” says Alisha.
Accessories for Alisha Trimble’s Fall 2011 Show were custom-made in-house for a consistent high-fashion look. In addition to overseeing her small fashion studio in Nolita, Alisha also does production and special samples for jewelry designer Alyssa Norton, often featured in W Magazine, and international Vogue Editorials. “For this collection, we wanted to bring the inspiration of Animal Saints into the whole look, head to toe” says Alisha. Antlers, silk fur, webbing, gold and silver, as well as crowns that “reflect the divine light of the saints,” graced the runway.
A favorite of NYC Fashion Editorial Stylists & Style Bloggers, Ms. Trimble’s line is steadily gaining popularity for its upscale sophistication, and unique point of view. Alisha Trimble is a fashion artist. She specializes in avant-garde women’s ready to wear, while exploring concepts & aesthetics in her seasonal presentations. Ms. Trimble’s designs have appeared in Nylon Japan, Revolver, California Apparel News, LA Weekly, San Francisco Chronicle, Time Out New York, Swoon, Social Life, and SPIN, as well as on NBC, FOX TV, & The Real Housewives of New York.
Check out Alisha Trimble’s recent press and projects on her site, www.alishatrimble.com built on www.wix.com. The showing of her Fall 2011 Collection took place at the Wix-sponsored free work space, Wix Lounge in Manhattan.
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Models by EMMANUEL NEW YORK
Shoes customized by Stylist V Vernard
Makeup Designer: Wenya Chang
Key Hairstylist: Gina Arrojo
Hair team courtesy of Arrojo Cosmetology
Nail Art: Picaso on Purple
Lash Extensions: Lora Condon “The Lash Dr.” www.thelashdr.com
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Saint Augustine dress in raven silk
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Silk chiffon pants Style #2110215
Saint Mark Vest in blush silk + metal Style # 2110310
Saint Mark ice skating wrap skirt in blush silk + metal Style #21104411
Saint Nicole jacket in blush silk + metal, Style #2110607
Saint Catherine in tobacco wool Style #2110504
Saint Jude Kimono in gold silk, Style #2110613
Saint Gabrielle dress in black, Style #2110502
Saint Christiann dress in dark red multi, Style #2110503
Saint Mary dress in charcoal, Style #2110506
Saint Georges dress in vert/ black, Style #2110504
Bunny Saint Shadow dress in snow silk-combed fur, style #2110501
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Saint Yoko dress in chocolate silk crepe back satin with silk-made fur, Style# 2110517