The British designer, who is known for her red carpet eveningwear and is a favorite of the Duchess of Cambridge, presented the Jenny Packham Spring 2016 ready-to-wear collection during NYFW; it featured androgynous details and plenty of glamour.
Founder: Jenny Packham
Owner: Jenny Packham London Ltd.
Designer: Jenny Packham
Year Established: 1988
Spring 2016 Inspiration: Pop culture; rock and roll icons David Bowie, Mick Jagger, and Nick Cave.
Star Pieces: An orchid ombré, long-sleeved midi dress with petal details; a cool plunging neckline, tie-front blouse; and a black gown with silver embellishments that evoke glamorous, heavy metal cool.
The Middle Eastern Sale: Modest numbers, such as the high-collar, long-sleeved silver dress and a billowy-sleeved gown in red will do well with the region’s clients.