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Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 Collection Reviews Part 5 Finale

Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 Collection Reviews Part 5 Finale

Sometimes we wonder just how trends happen.  Take the billowing sleeve, tiered skirts and dresses and ruffle treatments that seem to abound for SS 2017.  How did it come to pass that so many designers coming from very different perspectives decided at the same time to incorporate these into their collections this season?  Certainly trends

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Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 Collection Reviews Part 2

Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 Collection Reviews Part 2

There can be no argument that Philipp Plein’s Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 collection was speaking to a girl with a certain penchant for urban glam  Acid washed denim paired with thick gold chain necklaces were only half the story…add rich brocades, gladiator high heels, and flat caps, this was a high-voltage kind of chic.

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Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 Collections Reviews Part 1

Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017 Collections Reviews Part 1

The Italians take their fashion seriously. They have a healthy respect for the exceptional luxury fabrics, leathers and furs that have become their trademark and they handle them with the utmost care and skill. Welcome to Milan Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2017! Alberta Ferretti takes a bit of a detour for SS 2017, adding a Western flair

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Top 2016 Streetstyle Trends From Fashion Week

Top 2016 Streetstyle Trends From Fashion Week

With the fall 2016 Fashion Week cycle now behind us discussions regarding the Spring/Summer 2016 shows are in full force.  Designers including Burberry and Tom Ford have already announced that their September shows will present a more direct-to-retail approach with the clothes shown on the runway to be immediately available in stores.  The British Fashion

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Milan Fashion Week Fall 2016 – Winter 2017 Collection Reviews Day 5 Part 1

Milan Fashion Week Fall 2016 – Winter 2017 Collection Reviews Day 5 Part 1

A crop top for the more mature woman?  Impossible you say? Marni has figured out how to incorporate modern trends and a buoyant energy to create sophisticated, polished looks. This was not a collection for the demure.  Consuelo Castiglione experimented with dramatic proportions, executing them with bright colors, bold prints, and big details. Wool, cashmere,

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Milan Fashion Week Fall 2016 – Winter 2017 Collection Reviews Day 3 Part 1

Milan Fashion Week Fall 2016 – Winter 2017 Collection Reviews Day 3 Part 1

There is an energy to the Milan fashion presentations that is unlike any other city. Creativity runs high, attention to detail is strong and designers are not shy about opulence and color.

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Milan Fashion Week Fall 2016 – Winter 2017 Collection Reviews Day 2 Part 2

Milan Fashion Week Fall 2016 – Winter 2017 Collection Reviews Day 2 Part 2

Break out the Prosecco! Milan fashion is celebrating with a focus on luxury and creativity. Trends that began to emerge in New York and London are taking shape here in exciting and innovative adaptations. Fantastico!

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Milan Fashion Week Fall 2016 – Winter 2017 Collection Reviews Day 1 Part 1

Milan Fashion Week Fall 2016 – Winter 2017 Collection Reviews Day 1 Part 1

The Italians take their fashion seriously. They have a healthy respect for the exceptional luxury fabrics, leathers and furs that have become their trademark and they handle them with the utmost care and skill. It’s Milan Fashion Week’s turn to put its stamp on AW 2016.

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Milan Fashion Week: Men’s Fall 2016 – 2017 Part 2

Milan Fashion Week: Men’s Fall 2016 – 2017 Part 2

It seems that there was a bit of everything in the offing in the men’s fall 2016 collections presented in Milan this past week. It is the creativity we’ve come to expect from the designers here, and we love it!

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Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 6

Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 6

If Italians actually embrace what has paraded down the runways during the Milan Spring-Summer 2016 collections, the country will be full of beautifully dressed people next year. This fashion week reconfirms Milan’s position at the center of the fashion universe.

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Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 4

Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 4

Each day Milan Spring 2016 presents a welcome collection of winning designs that provide plenty of interesting options for both editors and retail buyers.

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Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 3

Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 3

Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016 is living up to its reputation for extraordinary design and craftsmanship. Venerable labels are continuing traditions, delivering collections rife with the trademarks that made them famous.

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Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 2

Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 2

Milan Fashion Week is truly special. Designers here blend creativity and craftsmanship to create extraordinary, innovative fashion and present it with great fanfare.

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Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 1

Milan Fashion Week: Spring-Summer 2016, Day 1

As the Spring-Summer 2016 collections march on Milan Fashion Week is embracing what it does best: it is offering great renditions of bourgeois chic for the next generation while keeping a strong and forceful hand on history.

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2016 Spring Menswear Collections Review Part 5

2016 Spring Menswear Collections Review Part 5

The overriding message that designers seem to be delivering to men this season is to have fun. Bold prints and patterns, easy, wearable styles and relaxed silhouettes offer plenty of comfortable, versatile wardrobe options with a touch of whimsy and daring. But make no mistake, there is a wealth of very sophisticated sportswear looks here too.

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Milan Fashion Week Fall 2015-Winter 2016 – Day 6    

Milan Fashion Week Fall 2015-Winter 2016 – Day 6    

Milan Fall 2015-Winter 2016 has been a bit of a confusing medley of styles and attitudes.

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Milan Fashion Week Fall 2015-Winter 2016 – Day 5    

Milan Fashion Week Fall 2015-Winter 2016 – Day 5    

When it comes to experimental fur design, the Italians have a leg up over their competition. Milan Fashion Week Fall 2015-Winter 2016 has shown that they move to the beat of their own drummer….. and we’re digging their tune!

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Milan Fashion Week Fall 2015-Winter 2016 – Day 4    

Milan Fashion Week Fall 2015-Winter 2016 – Day 4    

Looking at the back end of Milan Fashion Week Fall 2015-Winter 2016, we can confidently say it’s looking more commercially savvy than London with designers here offering a rather simpler silhouette than in past seasons.

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