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Milan Fashion Week

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  • Milan Fashion Week: Versace goes for baroque, but it's too little, too late

     
    By opening the show with Gianni's signature baroque swirls and flowers blown up to Pop Art proportions on mod minidresses, it seemed Donatella Versace was going to have some irreverent fun with her fall collection. The trouble is, Miuccia Prada......
  • Milan Fashion Week: At Marni, diamonds and furs

     
    At Marni this season, designer Consuelo Castiglioni struck the perfect balance between quirky and elegant, mixing arty geometric jacquard shift dresses, cocoon coats and flared trouser suits, with glamorous dyed furs and Deco jewels. The palette was a...
  • Milan Fashion Week: At Emilio Pucci, Tyrol too much

     
    At Emilio Pucci, designer Peter Dundas used the house's signature prints as the way into a Tyrolean fairy tale, complete with busty Swiss misses in tight, corseted dresses with lace-trimmed portrait necklines, embroidered dirndl skirts and velvet...
  • Milan Fashion Week: Jil Sander, Raf Simons ski dazzles

     
    Raf Simons did it again, following last season's Jil Sander spectacular with a repeat performance. This time it was ski wear that inspired him, which means stirrup pants are back! All black, and pulled through the wedge soles of ankle......
  • Paris Fashion Week: Comme des Garcons show a hybrid vehicle

     
    Rei Kawakubo's work at Comme des Garcons, however abstract, almost always deals with gender politics. And this season was no different. But she also seemed to be saying something else. With one of the smallest shows on the schedule (just......
  • From the spring runway to Zara

     
    Raf Simons' spring collection for Jil Sander went off like a color bomb in the fashion world. It was the runway show of the season for sure, with acid brights upon acid brights, and blown-up floral patterned T-shirts tucked into......
  • From menswear to moonshine, country's strong

     
    Even before heading off to the men's fall and winter 2011-12 runway shows in Milan and Paris earlier this month, I'd started gathering string on the surging popularity of all things country. And it wasn't just "True Grit" at the......
  • Milan Fashion Week: Military meets melancholy at Alexander McQueen

     
    The heavy focus of the Milan menswear collections this season has been on outerwear (Burberry's stormy-weather collection is top of mind), and the Alexander McQueen collection was in lock step trend-wise, with a razor-sharp collection inspired by...
  • Milan Fashion Week: Prada layers it on

     
    Sometimes Miuccia Prada can be a tough riddle to unravel when it comes to inspiration, but this season's theme was as easy to see as the three-page show invitation printed on see-through plastic, the striated, stacked and meticulously sliced finger......
  • Milan Fashion Week: Animal instincts at Etro and Moncler Gamme Bleu

     
    The runways of the men's fall and winter collections are no stranger to animal hides -- fur, shearling and leather are a staple of cold-weather luxury. But in recent seasons, the thick lapels of the shearling jackets have seemed to......
  • Milan Fashion Week: Royal romance is in the air -- and on the runway -- at Vivienne Westwood

     
    Not that we're keeping track or anything but it took precisely three weeks for one of the trends we forecast for 2011 to manifest itself on the fashion runway. That would be the upcoming royal marriage, which not only inspired......