Fendi grand debut at New York Fashion Week with a glamorous, star-studded performance at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan. This event was held to celebrate its 25th anniversary A baguettethe fashion house’s It bag emerged in the 2000s and recently revived in the 2020s. The highly anticipated show featured some of New York’s A-list celebrities, including Kim Kardashian and Sarah Jessica Parkerwho helped popularize the bag on”Sex and the city. ”
Kardashian appeared in a floor-length sheer dress covered in sequins. The dress had a high neckline and patches of different colors along the bodice and extended towards the hem as well as the long sleeves that covered all but her fingernails. She platinum blonde was pulled low to show off her seductive light makeup. She outfitted her accessories with sparkly sandals with a low, blocky heel – and of course a Fendi Baguette with sequins.
Several new versions of the Baguette bag have also hit the runway. Creative Director Kim Jones collaborates with Marc Jacobs and Tiffany & Co. to recreate the accessory that debuted in 1997 and was originally inspired by the way French women carry baguettes under their arms. The Jacobs bag is reminiscent of New York City, with both sophisticated and sparkling design elements; one handbag is covered in sparkling crystals, another nods to logomania with a refreshing Fendi logo. He created a total of 10 styles for the fashion house, from billowing train dresses to loose denim jackets.
Design influences of Tiffany & Co. presented in a bag in the famous Tiffany blue tone; another with a diamond-encrusted T and F logo; and another one made from sterling silver and engraved with the national flowers of Italy and New York. Baguettes have also been reinterpreted as ready-to-wear in the most imaginable ways, showing up as storage pockets on miniskirts and warmer front pockets on fleece jackets. Guests were even sent an invitation with a bread-inspired wallet covered with a Fendi logo.
Most notably, Sarah Jessica Parker carried a personalized Baguette bag to the event. In her aforementioned role of Carrie Bradshaw in “Sex and the City,” she famously said “That’s not a bag, it’s a Baguette,” and that inscription was written inside the bag. her sparkling purple handbag. It is part of a capsule collection she designed with Silvia Venturini Fendi, which includes a variety of colors (like pink and light blue) and boasts four interchangeable buckles.
Up front, check out Kim Kardashian and Sarah Jessica Parker looking with some photos from the runway and red carpet.