In the Spotlight: Vintage Couture and Real Estate

By Ksenia Galouchko When Harlem socialite and real estate broker Lana Turner faced the challenge of selling a house in a charming but little-known part of Harlem, she couldn’t imagine that her love for vintage clothes would attract crowds of potential customers. It took two designer friends, hundreds of vintage outfits, and a passion for … Continue reading

Emerging Designers in the Spotlight – NY Fashion Week

DESQUVAL hit NY Fashion Week to scout the best emerging designers. With over 250 fashion shows on the calendar, fashionistas were set for a busy week. This year’s designers chose a variety of presentation styles for their creations: some went runway while others used still models. DESQUVAL focused on examining the results of months-worth of … Continue reading

Interview with Soufi Esmaeilzadeh, CEO of Desquval

“I WANT EVERY WOMAN WHO MAKES A PURCHASE FROM DESQUVAL TO FEEL SPECIAL. BECAUSE DESIGN AND FASHION IS ART.” – Tell me about your background I’m the founder of Desquval, I live in NYC, and my background is pretty mixed: I have a Bachelor’s in Engineering from Brown, and after college I worked in management … Continue reading