Designer Dennis Basso presented his fall 2009 Collection during New York Fashion Week in Bryant park. Basso’s presentation for the season used menswear fabrics in a feminine silhouette. Basso began his career modestly, selling fur pelts from a rented car in the early 80’s. He now has a store in Madison Avenue. In 2007, He launched a ready-to-wear label, which sells faux sable coats, and other garments For QVC. Basso is a subject for controversy, as PETA and other animal rights groups continue to protest his use of real fur on his outerwear.
Video and Photos by Stevyn Llewellyn.