Category: Milan

Milan Runway Shows

Massimo Rebecchi Fall 2010: Fun & Tailored

MILAN, Feb 26, 2010 / — A combination of tradition and protest is suggested by the 1960’s and 1970’s touches shown in the MASSIMO REBECCHI Women’s collection: tailor-made becomes an exercise in style. Armoured wool, treated silk, knitwear, jacquard and cottons in camel, powdery pastels, black, blue and oil green …
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Brioni Men Fall 2010: A Play on Texture

MILAN, Feb 26, 2010 / — Velvet smoking jacket, a detachable fur collar, a duvet jacket, the Brioni menswear Fall 2010 collection is all about texture. From the city gent to the rustic lad, Brioni dresses them in cashmere tweed suit, great coat with toggle closures, mixed fabric bomber jacket …
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Giuliano Fujiwara Debuts Womenswear in Milan

MILAN, Feb 26, 2010 / FW/ — Taking Giuliano Fujiwara to the next level, the brand’s creative director Masataka Matsumura launched the label’s first womenswear collection that morph eastern sensitivities into western culture, whose key elements have been interpreted through a contemporary and personal vision. With the maison’s DNA deeply …
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Giorgio Grati Fall 2010: “Always Classic Chic”

MILAN, Feb 25, 2010 / — Inspired by the works of Morandi, De Chirico and Man Ray, Giorgio Grati created fluid silhouettes and adorned them with couture elements to achieve understated elegance yet highly glamorous. Shoulders sway, even so acute for the classic cardigan that was cut like the men’s …
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Haute Fall 2010: Seducing through a single detail

MILAN, Feb 25, 2010 / FW/ — For Haute Fall 2010, designer Cristina Lombardi found inspiration of femininity in the 1940s, not a loud one but merely a whisper, discovered through a particular detail. That of a sleeve, a lapel… or possibly a jewel-collar bedecked by baguettes, which becomes an …
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Giorgio Armani Men Fall 2010: Romantic Futurism

MILAN, Jan 21, 2010 / FW/ — Velvet and neoprene, pinstripe jacket and jogging pants in jersey… the Giorgio Armani gent is changing but he still insists on impeccable tailoring. Fresh from wardrobing the most number of male attendees in formal tuxedo during the recently concluded Golden Globe Award, Italian …
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Etro Men Fall 2010: Juxtaposition

MILAN, Jan 21, 2010 / FW/ — With a bigger than life image of an owl presiding on the runway, first thing that came to mind was that the show must include a plea to save an endangered species of own, a logical thought because a lot of owls are …
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DSquared2 Men Fall 2010: Going to Cult Territory

MILAN, Jan 21, 2010 / FW/ — With the cult movie “Rocky Horror Picture Show” as inspiration, Dean & Dan Caten entitled their menswear Fall 2010 catwalk presentation the “Hockey Horror DSquared Show” which surprisingly, the title is partly a parody about themselves. (Being Canadians, Dean & Dan are expected …
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Versace Men Fall 2010: Light Years Ahead

MILAN, Jan 20, 2010 / FW/ — Unlike “Avatar” where humans had to travel 5 light years to experience the future, Versace fans can stay on planet earth to experience fashion that is light years ahead of the competition. Inspired by the highly anticipated “Tron Legacy” movie (in theaters Dec …