Publish date:

Moms Strut at Fashion Week


I came, I saw, I strutted. Yesterday, TheFashionableMoms put on a runway show at Lincoln Center. I plan to do a full fashion post about what I wore on Monday's style post. But here's a roundup of the coverage of the event.

The event was a resounding success. The media turnout was phenomenal and I am so proud of all the women who walked--it took some guts to strut in front of hundreds of our peers and all those cameras. When I've got some more time to reflect, I will, in the meantime here's the coverage.

From the Huffington Post article (click here for the full article)

Forget the usual vacant model stare. It was smiles and high fives with Iman as real moms of all shapes and sizes took over New York Fashion Week, working a runway Thursday with strollers and pregnant tummies, looking chic for everything from school drop-off to date night.

They walked in the first-ever "Strut: The Fashionable Mom Show," organized by two of their own at the city's Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center near Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week's tents.

They were tall, short, hourglass and your basic size 8. Clothes came from top designers like Tory Burch and Michael Kors, maternity wear from Hatch and A Pea in the Pod.

"I feel amazing," said mom model Lauren Jimeson, who is 37 weeks pregnant and strutted in a cream cocktail dress with cut-outs on the sleeves. "It's just a great message that you can be fashionable and still be a mom and still look great and feel great."

ABC news had this video:

Zimbio (click here) had the best slideshows off all the looks. Here are a few shots:


Recommended Articles

The Ten Best Wooden Play Kitchens For Kids

The Ten Best Wooden Play Kitchens For Kids

Cooking is a timeless fascination for children. This type of play goes beyond gender and teaches kids loads of life skills along the way. An investment in a play kitchen is money well spent, as it can provide hours of entertainment. We've rounded up the ten best wooden play more

New Victory Theater for Families in New York City

New Victory Announces a New Season of Shows

We know you're busy planning picnics and summer outings, but we wanted to let you know that The New Victory just announced their new season and it looks fantastic. We thought you'd like a sneak peek of what's in store! Each year the New Vic theater brings culture to tourists and more

Fun Ways to Discover Venice Italy with Your Family

Fun Ways to Discover Venice Italy with Your Family

Greetings from Italy wear the gelato is rich, the clothes divine and the scenery is inspiring. Now that I've been to this fine city in the north of Italy, twice, I've amassed a list of favorites to share. These are some fun ways to discover Venice, Italy with your family. more

nicole strut dress

The LatinTrends has a ton of photos here.

Another Zimbio album with loads of close-ups click here.

The Gaurdian (a fab lefty British paper)


'??It was so cool,'? says Alicia Ybarbo, coauthor of '??Today'??s Moms,'? of being in the show. '??So fun and exhilarating.

You saw all different shapes and sizes '?? I'??m 4-foot-11 and proud of it. And I'??m walking a runway during Fashion Week!'?

If I've missed anything let me know and I will add to this roundup.

Related Articles