Spring/Summer 2016 J.W Anderson

Collections|June 8, 2016

Keith Haring-style black and white squiggles, tiny bee-sting sized cupped bras worn over engineered knits, pink eyelash trimmed lace whipped into blouses or cycling shorts that skimmed thighs, and mannish tailoring with overlock stitch trim, like someone turned the whole thing inside out. A million ideas came hard and fast, most still steeped in the […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Balmain

Collections|May 31, 2016

The #BALMAINARMY was out in force at Le Grand Hotel in Paris, where Olivier Rousteing’s all girl squad – Kendall, Gigi, Doutzen, Isabeli, Joan, Alessandra, Jourdan, Binx and both the Lilys – perfected their march for commander general Rousteing, who informed us in the show notes that this season would feature different elements from previous […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Alberta Ferretti

Collections|May 26, 2016

Outside, there might have been a proper storm a-brewing (rain, rain, more rain), but inside¬†Alberta Ferretti’s¬†show it was about a sandstorm – her collection brought to life by sand dune sirens who appeared from a desert terrain projection and wafted down a sand-drenched catwalk, upon which fashion’s current penchant for the folksy lace prairie dress […]

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Spring/Summer 2016 Valentino

Collections|May 25, 2016

At this show, the Valentino count was high. Spotted – the white piped long sleeved black day dress, the fringed leather jacket, two tiger intarsia sweaters (one wearer sat directly in front of the other), the Aran knit, checkerboard dress and too many rockstud bags and shoes to tot up. Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo […]

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