Versace Fall-Winter 2018-19 Milan

Versace Fall-Winter 2018-19. “The Clans of Versace” — Donatella Versace’s fall collection was, according to the opening quote of her show notes, an ode to women who “know that today nothing is acquired through birth, but rather earned through what they achieve.” Versace’s clanswomen have calmer tendencies as well. A trio of slinky black dresses worn…

Gucci Fall-Winter 2018-19 Milan

Gucci Fall-Winter 2018-19 Milan.  Alessandro Michele titled his Gucci show “Cyborg” after Donna Haraway’s 1984 essay, “A Cyborg Manifesto”. “We are the Dr. Frankenstein of our lives”, he said.  “She describes the relationship between being and becoming… I am a lover of the divine. I would celebrate the gods of Olympus rather than our Catholic sanctities”,…

Story of Fashion Model – My Runway Bag

Story of Fashion Model – My Runway Bag. I’m a Hollywood model, Anna Vallefuoco. And the most exciting moment every day is when I’m on my way to do a shooting or a fashion show. What is so exciting about? I know that every moment of the shooting is a creation of the team :…

Chanel Cruise 2018-19

Chanel Cruise 2018-19. Replica ship in Grand Palais is striking backdrop for catwalk show that reflects bold new confidence of French fashion.  Docking a 148-meter-long ship with on-board piano bar, swimming pool and a passenger list of Hollywood stars in the center of Paris is a bold statement of ambition, luxury and elegance. It is…

Mon RUNWAY SAC – Histoire d’une Photographe de Mode

Mon RUNWAY SAC – Histoire d’une Photographe de Mode. Je suis photographe. Je vis et photographie l’une des plus belles villes du monde : PARIS. Je m’appelle Flavia Raddavero et je travaille dans la mode. Paris est une grande source d’inspiration. Paris a une grande histoire de la mode, de l’élégance, du savoir-faire français. Depuis le…

Hermes Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Hermes Fall-Winter 2018-2019 Paris Fashion Week.  In the garden of Victor Duruy high school, Hermès creates an imaginary forest, all red, doused in half-light, in an atmosphere of evening dusk between dog and wolf. Artistic Director Nadège Vanhee-Cybulski dresses her women generously in beautiful studded leather dresses, quilted coats and through overlays evokes a calm charm of luxury….

The Blonds Fall-Winter 2018-19 New York

The Blonds Fall-Winter 2018-2019 New York.  “THIS COLLECTION IS INSPIRED BY THE PRIMEVAL AND ETERNAL CONFLICT OF GOOD VS. EVIL AS A DRIVING FORCE IN ART, LITERATURE AND FILM,” every piece from the Blonds Fall/Winter 2018 collection had a taste of both sugar and spice. Some dichotomies in the clothing were subtle, while others, such as an…

Rick Owens Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Rick Owens Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris Fashion Week.  Rick Owens, provocateur, this time wrapped and twisted thorny territory of the Time’s Up and #MeToo movements. “Baubles, Bangles and Beads.” It’s not exactly where you’d expect to find Rick Owens, but there was that “Kismet” song — in several versions including a quivering rendition by Liza Minnelli — on…

Leonard Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Leonard Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris Fashion Week. The Rite of Winter.  As winter came, so did an unstoppable desire to flee the city and the drudgery of everyday life to rediscover nature. Destination: Iceland. The LEONARD woman has organized her expedition with the greatest care: a ski suit, floral and belted, anoraks and puffer jackets with graphic details,…

Jeremy Scott Fall-Winter 2018-19 New York

Jeremy Scott Fall-Winter 2018-19 New York. Jeremy Scott stays in the mood of sci-fi for next wall winter. The story he “told” for Moschino is a story from “Star Trek”, with Marilyn Monroe starring. Story of Moschino is a story from “Fifth Element”. Admiration of Jean Paul Gaultier, designer of the costumes for the movie,…

Agnes B Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Agnes B Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris fashion week. Each season, for a few years now, agnès b. has invited a young designer to present their work during the agnès b. défilé. These designs always bear the name of the young designer on a special label. For winter 2018, a young stylist illustrator, Laure-Hélène Vaudier, who presents…

Chanel Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Chanel Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris.  A forest has grown beneath the nave of the Grand Palais. Surrounded by blue sky warmed by a gentle sun, trees stripped bare by the season and a floor covered with autumn leaves compose an Indian summer, as Karl Lagerfeld says. Within this decor, a palette of russets, reds and orange, moss…

Andrew GN Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Andrew GN Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris. Drawing inspiration from the East and West, Singaporean designer Andrew GN designs opulent eveningwear with a distinctive, modern edge. His early beginnings at the prestigious Central Saint Martins ignited an attention to details that can be seen gracing his lavish cocktail dresses and gowns in the form of intricate embroidery, colorful…

Moschino Fall-Winter 2018-19 Milan

Moschino Fall-Winter 2018-19 Milan.  Moschino,  “the final frontier… Its 35-year mission: to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life”,  to boldly go where no designer has gone before. Cult phrase of captain Kirk from “Star Trek” fits perfect, like a glove. New capsule collection of Moschino by Jeremy Scott  is of the shows which…

Louis Vuitton Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Louis Vuitton Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris. The collection is an invitation to travel between past and future. Artistic Director Nicolas Ghesquière closed Paris Fashion Week with a new version of French chic, revisiting classics and reinventing the House’s iconic signatures. In the very heart of Paris, at the Cour Lefuel of the Louvre Museum, Nicolas Ghesquière has presented…

Elie Saab Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Elie Saab Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris Fashion Week.  While the cold settles in, casting its grey hue over cityscapes, a flowery display takes over the ELIE SAAB Autumn Winter 2018-2019 Ready-to-Wear, as if capturing every last bloom and transforming them into a collection that exudes dark romance. Predominantly black, with touches of white, blush, powder blue, and…

EXTRA! EXTRA! Read all about Lancel!

The Italian accessories brand Piquadro has entered into negotiation to buy the French label “Lancel” which is part of the Swiss luxury Richemont group, parent company of Cartier, Dunhill and Van Cleef & Arpels. Piquadro is an Italian leather goods company specialized in travel and business goods. The company offers products ranging from professional bags…

Balmain Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Balmain Fall-Winter 2018-19 collection presented in Paris is a futuristic vision of feature from 90s. Models in sci-fi uniforms in neon-spectrum plissé and holographic paillettes look like girls from Andy Warhol Vinyl Factory or planet of Glamoria. Sparkly and shiny steampunk collection of Balmain has a moto : “We are the new generation”, as read on a T-shirt….

Balenciaga Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Balenciaga Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris.  “After two years at Balenciaga, I wanted to take all the codes of the house and filter them so they can be one aesthetic and one ethic,” said Demna Gvasalia. It was the first time during ready-to-wear Gvasalia showed women and men pieces. He presented a conceptual and personal leap forward of…

Departure of Hubert de Givenchy

Hubert de Givenchy, French fashion icon, dies at 91, 10th March 2018. Count Hubert James Marcel Taffin de Givenchy was a French fashion designer who founded The House of Givenchy in 1952. He was famous for having designed much of the personal and professional wardrobe of Audrey Hepburn and clothing for Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy. With…

Calvin Klein Fall-Winter 2018-19 New York

Calvin Klein Fall-Winter 2018-19 New York. “This collection is an evolution of my idea of CALVIN KLEIN—of a view onto American society—but now wider, universal. It’s an allegory for a meeting of old worlds and new worlds, relating to the discovery of America, the 1960s Space Race, and the twenty-first century information age. Reflecting the…

Cartier – RETOUR DE LA PANTHÈRE

La montre Panthère de Cartier lancée en 1983 et interrompue en 1996 aurait pu être oubliée dans les tiroirs du temps. Pourtant, Cartier a décidé de nouveau de miser sur elle et de la relancer en 2017. Le désir du PDG, Cyrille Vigneron, est de recentrer l’offre horlogère de la marque sur la clientèle féminine,…

Dolce & Gabbana Fall Winter 2018-19 Milan

Dolce & Gabbana Fall Winter 2018-19 Milan.  Dolce & Gabbana blow up minds ones again with new collection and the show. Extravaganza on the face of Mona Lisa  made even Leonardo surprised. Yes, they are bringing everything we love from Italy : flowers, painters, religious symbols. Dolce & Gabbana isn’t a religion, but could become one….

Prabal Gurung Fall-Winter 2018-19 New York

Prabal Gurung Fall-Winter 2018-19 New York. Prabal Gurung is a Nepalese-American fashion designer based in New York City. He presented another spectacular collection during New York Fashion Week for the next Fall.  He’s one of the young talented New York designers who titivated by  Ecco Domani Fashion Fund Award,  CFDA/Swarovski Womenswear Award, and CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund….

Philipp Plein Fall-Winter 2018-19 New York

Philipp Plein Fall-Winter 2018-19 showed in New York spectacular collection during “Plein Space Invasion.  A dedication to the extraordinary, a devotion to beauty and a passion for rock and roll are the strong character traits that have compelled Philipp Plein to give rise to a brand notorious for both unbridled luxury and edgy style. In a…

Saint Laurent Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Saint Laurent Fall-Winter 2018-19 collection presented in Paris during fashion week is one of the collections which became tradition of the house. Shorties, skinny leather pants and jackets, designed by Anthony Vaccarello – Saint Laurent creative director since 2016, are iconic looks of the house today. In this very recognizable style you can see fur and velvet…

Maison Margiela Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris

Maison Margiela Fall-Winter 2018-19 Paris. Maison Margiela propels its vision forward to an innate new language and wardrobe based on the vocabulary established through the Artisanal collection. Dressing in reverse is an idea as subversive as relaxed glamour: a trench coat worn casually under a dress, a jumper thrown over a blazer, or the glimpse…

Matty Bovan Fall-Winter 2018-19 London

Matty Bovan Fall-Winter 2018-19 collection presented during fashion week in London.  In his first solo show, Matty Bovan reveals more of the unique world that he has been building in the two years since he arrived on the London Fashion Week schedule. This is a self-contained realm beyond our own time where the primitive meets…

Zang Toi Fall-Winter 2018-19 New York

Zang Toi Fall-Winter 2018. House of Toi presented another stunning collection Fall-Winter 2018-19 at New York fashion week. This season Zang Toi showed strong pieces in black and red. Red flowers on black dresses, black embroideries on red jackets and coats, classic silhouettes gave to New York one of the most iconic looks for this…

TOMMYNOW “DRIVE” – experimental event in Milan

TOMMY HILFIGER BRINGS SPRING 2018 TOMMYNOW “DRIVE” EXPERIMENTIAL RUNWAY EVENT TO MILAN TOMMYNOW “DRIVE” traveled to Milan with global brand ambassador Gigi Hadid; and men’s and women’s runway looks available across an ecosystem of immediately shoppable channels in over 70 countries. The fully reinvented Spring 2018 TOMMYNOW experiential event fused fashion with motor racing activations,…

Guo Pei Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

Guo Pei Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Le Cirque d’Hiver Bouglioneit was transformed into a romantic and colorful Elysium, setting the scene for Guo Pei’s fifth runway show in Paris to present Spring Summer 2018 collection. For this collection,  Guo Pei focused her designs on the theme of “Life”. Elysium, an island of joy and…

Ralph & Russo Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

Ralph & Russo Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. New Collection of Ralph & Russo is like always one of a kind exquisite experience. This time Tamara Ralph decided to bring us to China. Traditional Chinese Imperial red was one of the dominating motives of Spring Summer 2018 collection presented in Paris. Moulded white crepe jasmine…

Viktor & Rolf Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

Viktor & Rolf Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. New Spring Summer 2018 Couture collection of Viktor & Rolf presented in Paris is all about tree dimensional flowers and bows. Long and short silk gowns from Japanese technical fabric  with bold colored stripes or geometric motifs  have old-school couture base. Pleasure to see and pleasure to wear….

VALENTINO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

VALENTINO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Pierpaolo Piccioli’s Valentino Spring Summer 2018 Couture collection presented in Paris is a world of fantasy, birds and flowers.  And the final and most amazing touch was Philip Treacy’s headpieces.  

AZZARO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

AZZARO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Maxime Simoëns gave contemporary interpretation to classic style of Azzaro in new Spring Summer 2018 collection presented during Haute Couture fashion week in Paris. “It’s not really a unisex proposition, but you get the sense that a woman could borrow her man’s jacket, and some of the men’s pieces borrow…

FRANCK SORBIER Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

FRANCK SORBIER Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. One of the most spectacular show of this season. Franck Sorbier recreated an atmosphere of Charleston. One of the oldest and greatest, known to all jazz lovers, musicians Manu Dibango were giving his live performance in one of the oldest luxury hotels of Paris. Another dancing fiery and great success…

YUIMA NAKAZATO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

YUIMA NAKAZATO Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Spring Summer 2018 collection of Japanese designer Yuima Nakazato is a literal recreation of astronaut suits, created for absolutely comfort in new environment of today.  “Unit Constructed Textile is a unique idea and technology that we have been developing over the last few years, exploring the possibility of more…

IRIS VAN HERPEN Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

IRIS VAN HERPEN Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. Fashion designer Iris van Herpen is widely recognized as one of fashion’s most talented and forward-thinking creators who continuously pushes the boundaries of fashion design. Her new Spring Summer 2018 collection like always was technically impressive . It is a story of dreamless exotic plants and flowers –…

SCHIAPARELLI Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018

SCHIAPARELLI Haute Couture Spring Summer 2018. New Spring Summer 2018 collection of SCHIAPARELLI is all about flowers, sun and birds. African sun blurred this almost invisible line between reality and fantasy about colors, and exotic birds in the world of Bertrand Guyon.