• Gabriele Colangelo Pre-Fall 2022

    12 days ago - By WWD

    Gabriele Colangelo can't stay away from art for too long. After a season's break from arty references, the designer returned to one of his passions and looked at the work of Franco Guerzoni to convey a tactile feel in his polished aesthetic.
    The peeled effect of Guerzoni's textured artworks inspired a graphic print splashed over cotton separates and punctuated with fringes for a 3D effect, as well as the devoré velvet fabric of a strapless dress that gradually faded into see-through chiffon. With its feminine appeal, the frock made for a refreshing novelty that tempered the precise...
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  • 3.1 Phillip Lim Pre-Fall 2022

    12 days ago - By WWD

    “It's optimistic and easy, while stretching the range more to give people all types of solutions for whatever may come,” designer Phillip Lim said of his pre-fall collection. “I always think about transitions as a time to experiment, but experimentation comes also with clothes or ideas that are more rooted in uniforms and classics.”
    Picking up where he left off from spring, Lim's pre-fall collection equally offers versatility and thoughtful details with a balance between loosely structured utility and hyper femininity.
    Pieces touched on messages of playful, sexy, cool ease while offering...
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  • No. 21 Pre-Fall 2022

    12 days ago - By WWD

    The '90s are an endless source of inspiration for No. 21 creative director Alessandro dell'Acqua, who has rooted his brand in the fashion codes of the era - and who always finds new ways of reworking them through a contemporary filter.
    For pre-fall, the designer juxtaposed minimalism with glitz and injected a subversive spin in the collection by mixing grunge appeal with punk elements.
    The result was a strong and youthful lineup filled with covetable and wearable options. Red and black checkered patterns informed statement pieces, including a maxi coat with asymmetric closing that reveals...
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  • Hellessy Pre-Fall 2022

    Hellessy Pre-Fall 2022

    12 days ago - By Fashion Week

    Hellessy Pre-Fall 2022
    Over the past two years, Sylvie Millstein's muse has been quietly awaiting the return of high glamour.
    With Pre Fall 2022, the party season has begun and the HELLESSY women's diary is now full of social engagements to long wipe away memories of her days cooped at home.
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    Standout pieces include the ‘Clemence' dress, a cape bustier mini dress in rouge stretch crepe with covered belt and ecru shirt tail. Other gowns come in the form of the ‘Luma' , a front twist belted shirt dress in an exclusively designed ecru chain jacquard satin, that nips in at the waist...
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