Moschino Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Moschino Spring Summer 2019 Milan Fashion Week.  “The fashion system has sped up so much that, this time, I didn’t have time to finish my work,” Scott teased backstage before the show. “All I have to show is my sketches.” In the dream sequence that followed, Scott was a designer of an old-school, Yves Saint Laurent–ish…

Versace Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Versace Spring Summer 2019 Milan Fashion Week.  Donatella Versace deftly modernized her brand’s heritage in an impressive spring collection. “She is always THAT woman. The one who is never afraid.” So read Donatella Versace’s program notes, words that could have been penned about the designer herself. But then, to a palpable degree, Donatella has always been her…

Fendi Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Fendi Spring Summer 2019 Milan Fashion Week. “The name of the show is GP — giant pockets,” said Karl Lagerfeld. “GP. Sounds good, no?” Separately, Silvia Venturini Fendi described the collection as “very real clothes for a busy woman, very functional, practical.” High-function built with limited materials — not exactly the threshold to rapt anticipation. Bags of…

Giorgio Armani Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Giorgio Armani Spring Summer 2019 “The Shape of Color” Milan Fashion Week. While the title of the show might have foreshadowed something bombastic, Armani went contrary to that more obvious expectation. His invitation often hints at his direction and did so here — an image of a fabric piece, its icy pink and silver shadow stripes…

Roberto Cavalli Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Roberto Cavalli Spring Summer 2019 Milan Fashion Week. VOGUE grounded Roberto Cavalli  for “considered vulgarity”, and VOGUE sanctioned Roberto Cavalli by announcing “considered vulgarity” as the root of the brand. Although this Spring Summer 2019 collection presented at fashion week despite of a little to open sexy outfits was perfectly tailored. Artistic designer Paul Surridge is…

Moncler Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Moncler Spring Summer 2019 Milan Fashion Week. Moncler has taken a leap into a whole new strategy of engaging with collaborations, giving individual designers the possibilities to express themselves in the frame of Moncler.  For this season all presentations of Moncler were set in the form of multiple performances presented in digital work played on…

Tod’s Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Tod’s Spring Summer 2019 Milan Fashion Week. Tod’s promised an “Italian Attitude” for its first coed show. The mood was easy and joyful as models smiled and held hands for the finale and the women’s design team took a bow with Andrea Incontri, who is in charge of the men’s division. Walking out of the room…

Philipp Plein Spring Summer 2019 Milan

Philipp Plein Spring Summer 2019 at Milan Fashion Week.  180 VIP guests, 500 bottles of champagne. Philipp Plein breaks down his €2 million Milan Fashion Week extravaganza. Philipp Plein celebrated this season his 20th brand anniversary.  “As a warm-up to the anniversary, I wanted to put some elements that take influence from my beginnings,” says Plein. “I…