Dolce & Gabbana – Milan Fashion Week

What a show Dolce & Gabanna put on at the Milan Fashion Week! Tchaikovsky’s “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy” played as the scene was set for a fairytale inspired collection – “Enchanted Sicily”. The workmanship in details for this collection is just absolutely fabulous. From the embroidery, the right amount of fur on some pieces,…

Roberto Cavalli Rocks Milan Fashion Weeks With His Fiery Show

Roberto Cavalli was in femme fatale, rock-glam full throttle for his latest collection in Milan Fashion Week. The show was a fine example of maximalism at its peak. Snake skin, leather and fur clad models walked a fiery catwalk which opened with trenchcoats and trousers, a springkle of oversized vivid scaves came after and the…

Julien Macdonald Dazzles With His New Collection

Julien Macdonald presented a dazzling and blinging collection at the London Fashion Week. Nude mesh dresses were adorned with sequins, embroiderey and some jewel encrusted. Wet hair completed what seemed to be a  sea creatures  themed show. Here are my favourites from the show.

NYFW : Nicholas K

Nicholas K opened New York Fashion Week with their urban-warrior line; navy, gray, black, brown and burgundy ruled the colour pallete of the collection which included chunky cardigans, leather jackets, bunched up sweat pants, silk jumpsuits and a refreshing splash of denim pieces. What I liked about this line was the fact that the most of…

Chanel Haute Couture

The great Karl Legerfeld sent his modern day Cinderella models which included Cara Delevigne and Joan Smalls walking… at times running, skipping and twirling down the stairs and onto the runway. Ditching the traditional stilletos, Mr Lagerfeld teamed up his couture pieces with matching sneakers (some even had fanny packs and elbow/knee pads). But the…

Atelier Versace Opens Hautue Couture Week

Currently swooning over Versace’s recent Atelier show in the Haute Couture Fashion Week.  Thigh high, crystals, sequins, beads and encrusted hoods adorned the sectacular jackets and dresses. The made-to-order pieces for the elite were a huge nod to the late Grace Jones with influences from the shows front rower, Lady Gaga. So many stand outs,…

Milan Fashion Week : Ermenegildo Zegna

Layers, layers, layers and draping dominated Stefano Pilati’s second collection for Ermenegildo Zegna in Milan Fashion Week. Suits, Parkas, structured knitwear, draped coats and jackets in hues of navy blue and camel were in full show amongst the classic black and shades of grey against a backdrop of the universe and palacial – like interior. Did…