Parke & Ronen Holds First New York Fashion Week Runway Show

NEW YORK, Sep 8, 2011/ — Menswear favorite Parke & Ronen will stage their first New York Fashion Week runway show on Friday, September 9, at Exit Art.

The Spring 2012 collection will not only highlight the beautiful yet masculine swimwear that is the brand’s hallmark, it will also re-introduce their casually chic sportswear. With the debut of the new collection, Parke & Ronen will now offer men a full lifestyle collection that carries men from the beach to the office to the club.

Inspired by Spain’s beloved matador, Spring 2012’s swimwear will feature a variety of styles including trunks, briefs and square cuts. Also included, will be traditional menswear favorites including plaids and stripes in lush Mediterranean tones, as well striking modernist prints inspired by the designers’ travels to Spain earlier this year.

Although not as well known as the brand’s popular swimwear, Parke & Ronen’s sportswear collection was the foundation of the brand’s introduction in 1997. Their sportswear includes all of the favorite elements of the brand’s swimwear – precise tailoring, colorful fabrics and sexy cuts.

Launched in 1997, Parke & Ronen offers men a lifestyle collection featuring fine details, quality fabrics and exquisite fits.

In addition to their beautiful yet masculine swimwear, the designers’ collection includes a full range of exceptional menswear that one can easily transition from day to night, workday to weekend, and city to beach. The collection is sold at Parke & Ronen boutiques in NYC and LA, online at www.parkeandronen.com, and at prestigious retailers worldwide such as Barneys Co-op, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdale’s and many others.

Photo courtesy of Parke & Ronan