Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Announces Preliminary Schedule


It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Almost. September may still be a few weeks away, but the preliminary Mercedez-Benz Fashion Week schedule arrived in editors' in-boxes this morning. According to the release, shows will be spread out between three runway venues, and notable newbies (meaning "designers returning from previous seasons ... or those showing for the first time") include Betsey Johnson, Bibhu Mohapatra, Bill Blass, Buckler, Cynthia Rowley, Derek Lam, Jenny Packham, L.A.M.B., Rosa Cha, Ruffian, Verrier, Vivienne Tam, and Zang Toi.