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  • TOP 5 Milan Fashion Week Trends From Fall 2013 To Wear Now

    Lady-like fashion from Bottega Veneta

    Style Notes for the Top 5 Milan Fashion Week Trends:  You loved our extensive coverage of  NYFW and our Top 7 New York Fashion Week Trends for Fall 2013. Our Fashion Week street style trends from NY & London have been a hit too. And again, we bring you the Top Trends to add to your wardrobe NOW. As we look back city by city to bring you key elements that you can easily incorporate into your present look, and with most likely elements you may already…

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  • MARNI Fall 2013 Runway Photos- Milan Fashion Week

    04 RUSH - MARNI AI 13-14

    From Milan Fashion Week, Marni Fall 2013 The season ahead saw Marni designer Consuela Castiglioni holding back on her signature prints and retro sensibilities for a somber palette of menswear grays. Which, makes a smart statement for Marni devotees as they’ll be able to revive bold pieces from seasons past by pairing them with neutral, foundational pieces going forward. -Something you should take note of too as fashions head-to-toe print craze dies down. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS In their words……

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  • Dolce & Gabbana Fall 2013 Runway Photos + Video – Milan Fashion Week

    Dolce&Gabbana Woman Winter 14  (1)

    Dolce & Gabbana Fall 2013 runway highlights and video: Leave it to Dolce & Gabbana to pepper the Milan F/W 2013 fashion week with a decadent homage to Italy by once again taking inspiration from their native country. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS The collection, with its religious touchstones, regal embroideries and ladylike shapes, offered a heady alternative to the seasons serious grays and reappropriations of the 40’s seen elsewhere. And for those looking to score ticks on trend lists, there…

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  • Giorgio Armani Menswear Fall 2013 Fashion Show Photos

    GIORGIO ARMANI FW 13-14#01

     In their words…  Giorgio Armani Menswear Fall 2013 : A strong and precise image. No flirtatious provocations that often amount to little more than sly trickery. Clean and essential styling portrays a virile man, defined by broad silhouetted outerwear, and trousers with a clean cut. >> MORE: FASHION SHOWS AND RUNWAY REVIEWS Surfaces are opaque and warm, and underline the precious nature of the collection. Research into craftsmanship is key and is evident in the fabric treatments and tailoring of the pieces. It is…

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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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  • 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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  • 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

    Roberto Cavalli Autunno Inverno 12-13 (5)

    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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