Marist presents Nanette Lapore

Marist College and its Fashion Program are delighted to honor designer Nanette Lepore with an exciting special reprise showing of the designer’s newest collection on the Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week runway, including the presentation of the College’s Silver Needle Fashion Icon Award.  It is a great pleasure to celebrate Nanette’s remarkable career and creativity, her tireless support of the American fashion industry, and her commitment to education with this special award.  Nanette is only the third designer to receive this honor.  She joins honorees Pauline Trigère, 2000, and Betsey Johnson, 2014. #MaristXNL 




New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week, held in February and September of each year, is a presentation of designer collections being showcased to an international audience of buyers, press, and the fashion enthusiasts. NY Fashion Week consists of numerous events, including Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week New York and MADE Fashion Week, as well as numerous independent fashion productions around town. It is one of four major fashion weeks in the world, along with those in Paris, London, and Milan.