Tagged: fashion

Madison Leiren

Norway inspires 17de Mai runway show

A fashion flight of fantasy Lori Ann Reinhall The Norwegian American Sweet, down-to-earth, and demure, fashion designer Madison Leiren is the opposite of the “devil who wears Prada.” Recently, I had the pleasure of...

Curling pants

Crazy pants return

The Norwegian curlers bring their world-famous pants back to the Winter Olympics Jo Christian Weldingh Oslo When the official Norwegian Olympic apparel was presented in New York on Jan. 23, it was revealed that...

Trolling around town

See this cacophony of color, shape, and sound at Macy’s flagship store Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. After attending the opening of the 2016 Nordic International Film Festival at Scandinavia House in New York, I...

One stylish new app

“Instagram for fashion,” Villoid lets users play with styles and instantly purchase what they like Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway Just before New York Fashion Week Alexa Chung told her two million Instagram followers that...

ARV honors legacy

Three young women bring their family’s legacy of clothing design back to life Line Grundstad Hanke Seattle, Wash. I am always curious about new design and designers from Norway. As an avid user of...

What’s happened to Norwegian fashion?

Once the largest fashion event in Norway, Oslo Fashion Week faced sudden cancellation this year Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly Pål Vasbotten first arranged Oslo Fashion Week (OFW) in February 2004 to provide Norwegian...

In the pink with Moods

Fashion forward Moods of Norway is in the pink Victoria Hofmo Brooklyn, N.Y. Perhaps Moods of Norway’s whimsical pink tractor logo says it all: a piece of farm equipment ubiquitous throughout Norway with a...