Category: Runway Shows

Runway Shows

Gabriele Colangelo Spring 2010: Points of Light

MILAN, Sep 26, 2009 / FW/ — Inspired by the acrylic and ink pictures of Hans Hartung, Gabriele Colangelo translated the German-French painter’s abstract style into CGI fabric prints, then using pleating, draping and twisting, he directed the scene with creational inspiration like a burst of light. With light as …
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Jil Sander Spring 2010: Imagine

MILAN, Sep 26, 2009 / FW/ — As much a runway show as a multi-media presentation, it is hard to decide where to look at the Jil Sander show. Multiple screens featuring various scenes that do not have anything to do with fashion but nonetheless very interesting, competed with the …
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Versace Spring 2010: It’s Versace

MILAN, Sep 26, 2009 / FW/ — In 1995, in the movie ‘Showgirls,’ the lead character named Nomi Malone played by Elizabeth Berkley was shopping at the Versace Boutique at the Caesar’s Palace Forum and mispronounced Versace to “Ver-says” wherein the other lead character Zack Carey played by Kyle MacLachlan …
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Sportmax Spring 2010: In the Trenches of Fashion

MILAN, Sep 25, 2009 / FW/ — A delightful Sportmax Spring 2010 collection that is full of surprising pieces that just make you wish you can take them home right now beginning the with opening exit of a re-imagined trench coat. With influences from the military beginning with the trench …
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Blumarine Spring 2010: Tutti Fruitti G.I. Jane

MILAN, Sep 25, 2009 / FW/ — Pop culture arrived at the Blumarine runway in the form of camouflage bustier dresses and brief jackets perhaps courtesy of the Hollywood blockbuster G.I. Joe where “Cover Girl”, a government operative was played by real life supermodel Karolina Kurkova. Anna Molinari whose generosity …
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Byblos Spring 2010: Victorian Punk

MILAN, Sep 25, 2009 / FW/ — Skinny trousers adorned with tiny grommets laced up with shoe string, a giant safety pin replacing the classic button as closure and sculpted skirts reminiscent of the crinoline, Manuel Facchini designing for Byblos proposes Victorian punk for Spring 2010. That Facchini who had …
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Les Copains Spring 2010: Innovative as Always

MILAN, Sep 25, 2009 / FW/ — It is always a pleasure to attend a Les Copains show; the label continues to innovate every season and Spring 2010 runs true to form with the proposed structured knits and layered accordion pleats. Knitwear is a specialty to begin with; when you …
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Krizia Spring 2010: Is there a Mini in our Future?

MILAN, Sep 25, 2009 / FW/ — Perhaps, ABC got it right this time with its new series Flash Forward that is scheduled to premiere this week in the U.S., because there is certainly futurism on the runway, but not the far future, but literally six months, wherein it will …