DL1961 Premium Denim’s Debut during New York Fashion Week

On Sep 5th at 8pm, DL1961 presented its runway at Pier 57.

Known for mastering the “perfect fitting jeans,” DL1961 paid homage to the brand’s New York City roots with a display of men’s and women’s denim, showcasing the latest in fashion-forward and trendsetting washes, prints and textures, as well as distressing, hand embroidery and leather accents.

The Spring/Summer 2013 runway show unveiled couture embroidery, cool metallic tones, muted pastels, a plethora of prints and a throwback to acid washed jeans, denim jackets and vests.

“This season, DL1961 honors New York City’s rich heritage and gritty aesthetic by honing in on the effortlessly chic and glamorous lifestyle New Yorkers are known for”- Sarah Ahmed, DL1961 Creative Director.

For Spring/Summer 2013, DL1961 partnered with Nylon’s Style Editor-at-Large, Dani Stahl, to style the show, as well as Julia Samersova Adler from E!’s “Scouted” to cast. Guests included DJ Mia Moretti and Electric Violinist Caitlin Moe, British Singer/Song Writer Neon Hitch, Model Jessica Hart, Actresses Kristin Chenoweth and Jana Kramer, Actor Chaske Spencer and reality TV personalities Simon van Kempen and Alex McCord.

For more, please visit: www.dl1961.com

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