Category: Runway Shows

Paris Fashion Runway Shows

PFW: Faith Connexion SS20

At the regal Salon Marceau, on patterned wood lacquer floors and against a white backdrop, Faith Connexion’s presented its latest collection—an exploration of styles and eras. Here, Nikola Vasari, the brand’s first-ever Creative Director, celebrates exactly one year at the brand with Spring/Summer 2020 as his second collection. On the …
Paris Fashion Runway Shows

PFW: ANAÏS JOURDEN SS20

Library of an eminent Parisian school – gold-tinged light floods the scene Let’s go back to school, feed our hungry hearts with the wisdom of others Let’s devour their words, play them back in our heads like a pop chorus, releasing them at last in our own voice – A …
Paris Fashion Runway Shows

PFW: SAINT LAURENT SS20

Yesterday in Paris, Saint Laurent pierced the sky—and the emotions of fashion patrons from all generations—with an unforgettable show. Over the past few years, its Creative Director, Anthony Vaccarello, has turned the show into a must-see spectacle for Paris and the world, but this year was a uniting of those …
Paris Fashion Runway Shows

Paris Fashion Week: Marine Serre SS20

Outside under a drizzle of rain, Marine Serre’s latest collection “Marée Noir” pulled on the strings of post-apocalyptic imagination. Mental and actual wars with climate change, mass extinction, and evolution were translated in an array of garments and accessories. Models of all ages and ethnicities took to the runway to show …
Milan Fashion Runway Shows

MFW SS20 MOSCHINO

Following the idea that artists inspire the world, Moschino debuted a bold and playful collection of garments inspired by Picasso and his muses. References to Cubism, music, and bullfighting were made with paintbrush-stroke prints, paraded down a runway featuring an enormous gold  frame. Models sported looks like a black gown …
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MFW SS20 GUCCI

Inspired by Michel Foucault, Gucci dove into biopolitics for Spring/Summer 2020, posing questions as to whether or not fashion can overcome the microphysics of powers that govern our lives—institutions, devices, and mechanisms of subjugation that impose behavioral rules and regulate today’s society. Evoking visions of a laboratory of horrors from …
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MFW SS20 Brunello Cucinelli

Against a natural backdrop, and below a woven installation, Brunello Cucinelli unveiled its latest collection entitled “Natural Essence.” Sophisticated pieces, in harmony with one another, were seen making up full looks of soft shades. For all knitwear pieces, outwear jackets and shirts, trousers and skirts, dresses and matching sets, we …
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MFW: PRADA SS20

Purity, directness, and instinctual dress came to mind at Prada’s S/S 2020. Paying special attention to the presentation, as well as the collection, the designs were shown in the great hall of Fondazione Prada’s Deposito, which had been transformed with an all-encompassing geometric pattern that illuminated the garments in a summery glow. …
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MILAN FASHION WEEK: MM6 Maison Margiela SS20

In an abandoned train station just south of Milan, MM6 Maison Margiela presented a collection of dualities for Spring/Summer 2020. Following the idea that multiple identities can exist within a single garment, the designs looked to the wedding of John Lennon and Yoko Ono for inspiration, embodied in a number …