Dennis Basso Sprimg/Summer 2018:

Dennis Basso Sprimg/Summer 2018:

How does a tradition-steeped brand adapt to the Internet age? The question continues to puzzle fashion’s old guard. Dennis Basso’s polished look may be associated with ladies who lunch, but his Spring 2018 collection attempted to bridge the gap between his boomer clientele and the fashion influencers of Generation Y. From the reality stars in his [...]

Olivier Theyskens Autumn/Winter 2017:

Olivier Theyskens Autumn/Winter 2017: Le Train Bleu's crucial scene in La Femme Nikita (a 1990 Luc Besson movie about a gorgeous killer spy) and the bourgeoisie influenced Theyskens collection this season in a major way. He wove those two strands into an unlikely whole. Long trenchcoats and tartan blazers buttoned almost to the neck mingled with ultra short [...]

Marni Autumn/Winter 2017:

Marni Autumn/Winter 2017: Francesco Risso showed off a brilliant debut collection for Marni, which was both feminine and very Italian, with a cool 1970's vibe. A shaggy purple coat with an orange collar, a high-necked orange crochet, a pale blue jersey checkerboard T-shirt and hipster flares was the most jaw dropping look of the show. It was [...]

Saint John Autumn/Winter 2017:

Saint John Autumn/Winter 2017:

For Autumn/Winter 2017, Saint John designer Greg Myler mixed a ladylike aesthetic with today’s more casual vibe. There was head-to-toe knitwear, ribbed cashmere flares, wool joggers with matching sweaters, tweed fringe-trim jackets with dropped shoulders and an unstructured silhouette, pretty blouses, romantic printed skirts, full length evening gowns, short cocktail dresses, unstructured double-face cashmere coats [...]

Joseph Autumn/Winter 2017:

Joseph Autumn/Winter 2017: Louise Trotter sent models down the runway in some of the most beautiful and practical clothes this season. There was oversized suiting in drill or jacquard, topstitched overalls, baggy olive jumpsuits, pink bodysuits, the high-shine coats and dresses, sharply cut pants, outfits trimmed with lace and in a poppy red and floral and color-blocked [...]

Veronique Branquinho Autumn/Winter 2017:

Veronique Branquinho Autumn/Winter 2017: Veronique Branquinho's collection this season was a brilliant blending of the demure and innocent with the more twisted fetish of a sexy Lolita. There were amplified suit pants, shorts, overalls, boxy coats that were actually capes, floor-sweeping shirtdresses, Prince of Wales belted coveralls enhanced with smocked sleeves and worn over a ruffle collar blouse, two-button [...]