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  • Giorgio Armani – Spring 2013 Collection


      Giorgio Armani Spring 2013: Get inspired right now with highlights from the Milan Spring 2013 Runways Forever modern, you can always expect a heavy helping of practical yet original looks from Mr. Armani, ones that although feel familiar in his signature shades of grey, often boast subtle tweaks that make them new again. And all the more justifiable at the cash register to boot. >>DISCOVER: Highlights from New York Spring 2013 Fashion Week Just like we saw at Emporio…

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  • Emporio Armani – Spring 2013 Collection

    Emporio Armani Spring 2013

      Emporio Armani Spring 2013: Get inspired right now with highlights from the Milan Spring 2013 Runways Citing a concept of ‘pure style’ & ‘a clean attitude,’ Giorgio Armani’s latest offering chez Emporio did much to highlight his masterful hand at designing clothes while a concise vision and tailoring worked to punctuate the collection’s title -‘Neat.’ >>DISCOVER: Highlights from New York Spring 2013 Fashion Week As Prince of Whales checks were neat and then some, what really stood out here…

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  • R.I.P. Anna Piaggi, the end of a fashion era


    Anna Piaggi, 81, passed away at her home in Milan. It is indeed the end of an era for authentic eccentric style combined with an unerring eye to what is fashion. In a time of dime a dozen posers trying to set forth their fashion freak for a bit of media attention, Ms. Piaggi was– and will remain– an original. Her “work” was as creative consultant to Vogue Italia since 1988 but it is her individuality that is legend. If you are…

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  • Carven Menswear Spring/Summer 2013 – Full Collection

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    Carven Men’s Spring/Summer 2013 outing was yet another winning proposition from the now go-to label… What can we say, we can’t get enough of the sporty Parisian naiveté that Guillame Henry has been stirring up at the storied house of Carven ever since he took his post. >>MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Each season he continues to deliver wearable clothes with a distinctive signature twisted take on classic, preppy notes with enough wearability to justify just about any purchase from the label what-so-ever….

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  • Giorgio Armani Menswear Spring / Summer 2013

    Giorgio Armani Menswear Spring / Summer 2013

      [nggallery id=111] Giorgio Armani Men’s Collection – Spring/Summer 2013 – SPORTSMANSHIP In their words… A different design concept transforms ordinary sportswear, imbuing it with a new elegance that goes beyond traditional ideas about clothing by standardizing fabrics, finishes and function. Elegance reflects sportsmanship as an attitude; something that is appropriate throughout the entire day, from morning until evening. MORE: Giorgio Armani and Armani Brand The three-dimensional fabric of the Armani jacket acquires a sporty and fresh edge, and the micro-printed patterns give it body and create textures. The transformation…

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  • Trussardi Menswear Spring / Summer 2013

    Trussardi Menswear Spring / Summer 2013

       TRUSSARDI Fashion Show Photos / Runway Collection Spring / Summer 2013 Milan Men’s Fashion Week >> MORE: Trussardi       Trussardi Menswear Photo Gallery- complete collection: [nggallery id=112]   In their words… TRUSSARDI MEN’S COLLECTION SPRING/SUMMER 2013 Nicola Trussardi’s young son welcomes to his family home dear friends from around the world to spend relaxing moments at the beach.  >>MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS With the Spring/Summer 2013 collection, Umit Benan Sahin describes the summer vacations of young urban men who…

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  • John Varvatos Spring/Summer 2013

    John Varvatos Spring/Summer 2013 Fashion Show

    JOHN VARVATOS Fashion Show Photos / Runway Collection Spring / Summer 2013 Milan Fashion Week – Menswear “I am constantly inspired by everything that I see around me.” says John Varvatos. ” I think the idea of elegance is relevant again for an audience that, so far, has not experienced the taste of it. Youthful elegance, therefore, is my feeling for this season, meaning with youth an attitude, not a matter of age. >>MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS I mixed a sense…

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  • Emporio Armani Menswear Fashion Show Photos- Spring / Summer 2013


    Emporio Armani Menswear Fashion Show Photos / Runway Collection Spring / Summer 2013 Milan Men’s Fashion Week >>MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS In their words… EMPORIO ARMANI MENSWEAR – SPRING/SUMMER 2013 COLLECTION IMPECCABLE A new concept in impeccable elegance that is the embodiment of freshness and decorum, with a hint of aristocracy. The collection is composed of all those pieces that should be in the wardrobe of a young man who values contemporary style and refined details.   Trench coats, caban jackets and…

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  • Revisit In the Details- Fresh Spring Ideas at Milan Fashion Week You Shouldn’t Miss

    Prada Spring 2012

    With rich colors and prints a plenty, some of the more subtle and best ideas in Milan for Spring 2012 may have been easy to miss, so we thought it would be a good time to take a moment and look back before the crush of Paris takes over. Here’s a look back at some of the clever details that caught our eye. MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Prada (and above) Vintage ladylike bags got revved up with ingenious graphic appliqué automobiles complete…

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  • Milan Fashion Week: Highlights of the Fall 2012 Runways

    Jil Sander Fall 2012

    While we’ve reported some of the best fall 2012 / winter 2013 shows that we’ve seen over the past few weeks with runway reviews, fashion show coverage & backstage beauty, we wanted to take a moment to consider the highlights & top trends to inspire an easy-chic wardrobe update from Milan F/W 2012. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Jil Sander- Raf Simons swan song for Jil Sander was a testament not only to the kind of refined couture sportswear the likes of Geoffrey Been & Bill Blass championed throughout their careers, but…

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  • Blumarine F/W 2012 Full Collection- Milan Fashion Week

    Blumarine Fall 2012

    Runway Review: An unexpected dose of sexuality and ultra-glam streetsmart fashion made Blumarine a Fall 2012 standout amidst Milan’s moodier collections. In their words: ‘POSITIVELY SHINING’ Fluid lines and shapes deconstructed by cut-out details. Understated urbanwear in the cold tones of white, hazelnut and dove grey, with glints of silver and platinum. Textural consistency and plastic volumes, with couture finishes and high-tech layers, create a new daily luxury with three-dimensional effects. Rubber, Perspex, Plexiglass, PVC and nylon in measured layers or strictly minimalist. Extra-glossy…

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  • Roberto Cavalli F/W 2012- Milan Fashion Week

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    Runway Review: From Cavalli expect a heady dose of deluxe fabrications that are certain to set your night a sizzle come Fall. “An earthly paradise populated by creatures of fantasy… the Eden of femininity … my creativity is expressed through clothes which make the Cavalli woman a sensual and mysterious being.” –Roberto Cavalli >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS In their words: The prints come from hand-painted canvas, exhibited backstage at the fashion show, representing animal skins. The ‘trompe l’œil’ effect is…

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