"Advanced American Couture Designer, b michael, will show some of his "Favorite
Things" for Fall Collection 04', under the tents in Bryant Park, for Olympus Fashion Week
Runway Show. Sunday. February 8th. 2 p.m., at The Studio. Btyant Park. NYC.
February 7, 2004-New York City.
'"Favorite Things" vs. what fashion designer, b michael, will bring to us for Fall Collection 2004 this
Sunday, February 8th; inspirations from his favorite things, b michael, showing once again under the
tents in Bryant Park, makes his latest collection a showcase of his "personal" style, offering the world
a closer look at b michael and what inspires him to design and live well.
For Fall Collection 2004, b michael will present, a fabulous blend of rich fabrics, colors, silhouettes, and plaids.
For day, b michael will be showing his "haute sportswear" look, designed with "haute" and very luxe fabrics
such as cashmere and a delicately subtle herringbone in soft pile tweed. For Cocktail, b prefers matte shine and
compositions of silk & wool. For both Day and Evening the b michael collection, will include his favorite
fabrics of all, status cashmere and plaids; a tribute to his early and preppy boyhood in Connecticut.
Evening for b michael Fall, will include silhouettes draped m non traditional fabrics, thus, creating a modern
approach to glamour and, for the most glamorous of all, b michael's "red carpet" dresses round out his brilliant
collection, b describes the pieces that make his Fall Collection as "very detailed and the accomplishment of his
"Favorite Things" collection is the look that is gracefully uncomplicated."
The b michael runway show will include of course his handbag collection for the season which will be full of
exotic skins such as ostrich and alligator shown in Fall garden colors as well as b's favorite, chocolate brown
suede. The other ma)or accessory to hit the b michael runway will be gloves used to be flirty and modern.
Jewelry for the show was all hand selected semi-precious and vintage pieces to accentuate the simple glamour.
The b michael Fall Collection runway show is sponsored by UPS, providing tailor made solutions to the world
of fashion. Other sponsors include Juvena of Switzerland, The Roger Williams Hotel, and Paron Fabrics.
Photography by C. Yohance DeLoatch