The silhouette of a naked man, his legs splayed, was cut out in pink lace and folded around a black Lurex dance dress. Goodbye Leavers lace; hello “lovers lace.” Kane made his clothes a canvas for life drawings done in his studio. They looked gorgeous etched in blue-and-black glitter […]
There were long suede capes aflutter with fringe, and new versions of the blanket poncho, which was a holiday 2014 bestseller at the multibillion-dollar brand. Fringing long and short dangled from bucket bags and ankle boots, from the backs of trenches and the edges of long checked scarves. Other […]
Justin Thornton and Thea Bregazzi’s playful collection showcased the duo’s talent for melding myriad influences and techniques to create a collection that stayed true to their feminine design signatures. This season, there was an outdoorsy, alpine feel to the lineup, with fluttery-hemmed dresses done in a devoré plaid; […]
Mulberry presentation, which took place on the top floor of its lofty West Kensington HQ, was inspired by the faded grandeur of Georgian interiors in old English country manors, the fall 2015 collection delicately employed tactile textile techniques to riff on classic filigree motifs.
Anderson didn’t hold back, amplifying the signposts of that go-go decade: Oversized leather coats with asymmetrical snap closures; tulip-shaped wrap skirts with built-in belts; funnel-neck peplum blouses in crushed velvet or lame; and bubble-shaped coats belted around the hips. Never afraid of awkward combinations, he tucked Kelly green […]
Ford delivered a hyper-luxe vision of the Southwest punctuated with ladylike touches. Among the fringe, denim, peasant tops and what looked like braided leather chokers were nipped waists, skinny pencil skirts, and turned-up collars. Patchwork played a major role, too. In fact, when the jean jackets with fur […]
Francisco Costa made a gorgeous contribution to Calvin Klein’s house message of sexy, urban, rock ’n’ roll cool with his fall collection. Luxurious skins that flaunted technical details formed the core of the look, giving it richness and depth, while likely pricing many of pieces out of production.