Category: Milan

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Calvin Klein Collection Men Spring 2011: The Manly Man

MILAN, Jun 19, 2010 / FW/ — Graphic, athletic and sporty, the Calvin Klein lad is a manly man that unsurprisingly brings to mind the current faces of Calvin Klein Underwear – Kellan Lutz, Mehcad Brooks, Heditoshi Nakata and Fernando Verdasco. With the resurgence of the retrosexual (a man who …
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Missoni Fall 2010: For Gen Y & Beyond

DALLAS & MILAN, May 24, 2010 / FW/ — Angela Missoni took a path less traveled for Fall 2010. Instead of designing with the economy in mind like what other designers did for Fall 2010, she decided to move forward and design to the now powerful Gen Y, the current …
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Milan Menswear Spring 2011

Milano Moda Uomo Dates: Jun 19 – 23, 2010 Menswear Finds its “Middle” DALLAS, May 3, 2010 / FW/ — Just as the 1930s Great Depression shaped parsimony and thrift in a whole generation, the Great Recession has instilled frugality among us according to a new AP Economy Survey. The …
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Ter Et Bantine Fall 2010

MILAN, Feb 28, 2010 / FW/ — Manuela Arcari’s new collection is inspired by cold weather. It brings to life a wardrobe made of cloth and turns top and bottom upside down: rigorous designs and orderly silhouettes achieve extreme definition thanks to thick fabrics. Leather and felt carved accessories, belts, …
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Love Sex Money Fall 2010: The Bubble Dress

MILAN, Feb 28, 2010 / FW/ — In a brave stand on convention, Lorella Signorino of Love Sex Money vanished black from the runway and proposed relaxing colors such as biscuit, camel, maroon, burnt sienna, pale pink, grey, dark green, chocolate. Adding three-dimensionality of cubism and the curving line of …
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Gabriele Colangelo Fall 2010

MILAN, Feb 28, 2010 / FW/ — Entitled “Metamorphosis, a New Sense of Balance”, the Gabriele Colangelo Fall 2010 collection is a study in texture as the Milanese designer mixed different kinds of materials resulting into unexpected beauties and shapes. Textures, altered as minerals, produce rough relief effects. Mixes of …
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Gaetano Navarra Fall 2010: Mixing is a Must

MILAN, Feb 26, 2010 / FW/ — “I got myself caught in the game of revisitations, but even more, in the intrigue generated by material contaminations, with results that aim at originality and novelty,” wrote Gaetano Navarra in his press notes. Known for his masterful tailoring and accurate construction, Gaetano …
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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 …