Spring/Summer 2016 Peter Pilotto

August 24, 2016

The Peter Pilotto boys were responsible for plenty of cooing from the Brewer Street car park after people had battled through the relentless London rain to find next summer waiting for them in all its smocked, sporty glory. The silhouettes weren’t new from the duo – we saw those pencil lengths, swinging skirts, and bold […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Marni

August 21, 2016

Marni lightened and brightened up the morning for a collection that was laden with Lego colour and eveningwear elegance when it came to layering that twisted and tucked, pinched and folded into place. It was sportier, and felt like a fresh burst of energy from Consuelo Castiglioni – white, daffodil yellow and the richest of jewel green […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Self-Portrait

July 30, 2016

When Dasha Zhukova, Russian-American heiress and editor-in-chief of Garage magazine, attended Pierre Casiraghi’s wedding at Lake Maggiore in 2015, she wore a dress crafted from leaf-patterned guipure lace and lattice embroidery, with delicate spaghetti straps and a sand-coloured mesh lining that fell just below the knee. “People started asking, ‘Where’s that dress from?’ The more people […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Rochas

July 24, 2016

Shimmer, so far in Paris, is having a moment – and Alessandro Dell’ Acqua wants his Rochas customer to shine brighter than most for spring/summer 2016. Metallic jacquards in acidic hues, glossy patent leathers and magpie-worthy lapel decoration were found on swinging Sixties cuts, while intricately embroidered beading sprawled across shifts in giraffe motifs (a […]

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