Capsule New York Preview: West 14th

September 09, 2014 BY WE ARE THE MARKET


Is there any material more classic, long lasting and badass than leather? West 14t h the label created by Australian designer Violeta Tentomas is a collection of amazing leather pieces that are quintessentially bold and contemporary. Inspired by the energy of Manhattan but designed in Bondi Beach, West 14th offers soft second skin leathers with quality craftsmanship at a price point that makes them easy to buy. With clean lines and high-impact details, these fashion-forward pieces add gritty glamour to a woman’s wardrobe.


For SS15, the 'Wanderlust' collection was designed during a intrepid trip through South America. There, amongst the vibrant colors, intricate textiles and free-spirited adventures, Violeta got her inspiration for the season’s ultra-luxe leather skins, fringed sueded goat leather and hand embossed jaguar spot trims. Key items include classic biker jackets, summer-staple leather shorts, day-to-night dresses and sexy pencil skirts.