Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

Peep The Best Looks From The Academy of Art's Fall '12 Show

  1. Begin
    OPENER

    34

    SHARES

    comments
    See All Slides

    Although there are a slew of designers with Bay Area roots showing during New York Fashion Week (Alexander Wang, Erin Fetherston, the Rodarte duo, Derek Lam, etc.), there's really only one current resident going directly from San Francisco to the tents and then coming back again, and that would be the Academy of Art University.

    The only fashion school whose students show during the seven days of fashion frenzy, the AAU set up shop at Lincoln Center on Friday night, showcasing the work of student designers Wu Di, Amy Bond, Xiang Zhang, Deanna Pei-Ju Lo, Donghyuk Dan Kim, Farida Khan, Kate Y. K. Lee, Jeanette Au, and Jade Juanyu Liu.

    So, which of the fall '12 looks topped our list of faves? Take a click through after the jump and rest assured that our fine town is representing.

    Photo: Via Randy Brooke/WireImage

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

New York

Where New York's Beauty-Obsessed Get Facials

Finding a good facialist is kind of like finding a good partner: Most of us have to shop around a little before we settle on "the one." And, much like bad relationships, bad facials can leave us with scars, burns, and a deflated sense of self-esteem. For that reason, personal recommendation is easily the most desired read