New York Fashion Week 2013 was the very first runway event to debut an all vegan fashion collection. Vaute Couture was the label that showcased the exquisite Eco-friendly fashions. Lead designer Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart expanded the label from outerwear to a full range of ready-to-wear pieces.
The Vaute Couture 2013 collection is fashionable, functional and sticks to its values. The series of stylish garments consisted of dresses, pants, shirts, skirts and sweaters all made from vegan and eco-friendly fabrics. Highlights from the collection included lovely midi skirts, peter pan collared shirts and vibrant voluminous shirt dresses.
Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart stands by her beliefs and is spreading awareness about vegan culture and promoting vegan fashion to a widespread audience.