‘Glamiators’ by DSquared2 -

Dsquared2 generates buzz with show-stopping 'Glamiators' on Milan catwalks. Gold metallic hardware decorates thigh-high gladiator sandals creating the ultimate glam look.
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Trend Alert – Light as a feather -

Soft to the touch and light as air, feathers create an ethereal vibe with delicate placements on hems or as allover decorative embellishment.
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Fendi combines fashion and architecture with a ’70s spin -

Milan: Karl Lagerfeld drew his inspiration from the famous Palazzo della Civilta de Chiricos and the metaphysical paintings from the years just before the turn of the century. This collection showcased the exquisite craftsmanship and attention to detail that exists within the house of Fendi. With an articulate reference to the seventies, silhouettes were treated to sculptural and spliced ...
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Alberta Ferretti creates a free spirited mood for Spring 2015 -

Milan: Alberta Ferretti took us back to the bohemian ’60s for Spring 2015. Filmy, translucent chiffon and organza created a light and ethereal aesthetic. Intricate lasercutting, fringing, embroidery, and appliqué showcased exquisite handcraftsmanship. Whisper light colours were as graceful as the materials allowing delicate pleats and lace inset details to shine through. –Deirdre Pérez Silhouette: Empire / Fit-and-flare / Floor-sweeping / Body ...
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MaxMara relives the ’70s -

Milan: The '70s and the archive campaign imagery of Angelica Huston photographed at Milan's Grand Hotel in 1971, appeared to be the inspiration for the Spring Summer collection at Max Mara. Micro florals and mini geos were scattered over blouses, midi skirts, not to mention, knee high boots, sandals, and cloche hats for a disarming head-to-toe look. Larger florals ...
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No. 21 with a ‘Ribbon on Top’ – Spring/Summer 2015

No. 21 brings elegant flare to Milan catwalks with peep-toe heels finished with luxe satin ties that cross over the vamp, creating a voluminous drama. We can think of 21 reasons to love these statement makers.
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Trend Alert – Optic Black & White -

Optic black and white made a visually stimulating impact for S/S 15. In prints, colour-blocking and material mixes, these classic colours are set to be the must-have combination for season.
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A youthful seventies luxe vibe at Gucci -

Milan: Gucci creative director, Frida Giannini, presented a most desirable collection. She continued in the vein of the late 60s and 70s theme that was presented this last season, although here was a more relaxed look with covetable pieces that would grace any wardrobe – pieces that will be kept season after season without ever dating. The Gucci woman, ...
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Stella Jean makes us long for a taste of the Caribbean -

Milan: True to her signature, Italian-haitian designer Stella Jean honed in on her Haitian roots. Colourful, painterly prints featured women in traditional dress, landscape scenery and tropical motifs, which were complemented by lighter polka dots and stripes. A feminine collection overall, the lineup included a plethora of skirt varieties and shirtdresses. Sport jerseys and t-tops added an active element with ...
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‘Spring Chicken’ by Simone Rocha -

Simone Rocha faithfully delivers another uniquely compelling collection of forward footwear. Sweetheart cut slippers step into a bed of soft chick feathers creating a weightless effect, referencing boudoir styling.
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Trend Alert – Petrol Greens -

S/S 15 colour sees the blue palette extend to deep ocean greens in elegant petrol and emerald hues.
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Trend Alert – The Long Tunic Dress -

Ankle-grazing and floor-sweeping layers emerge and important silhouette for S/S 15. Ultra-lightweight materials provide fluidity and movement.
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Spring is in the air at Burberry -

London: A live performance by James Bay set the scene for Christopher Bailey’s Burberry Spring 2015 collection. Aptly titled the Birds and the Bees, this beautiful presentation drew on the joys of Spring. Light as butterfly wings, gossamer fabrics, and iridescent surfaces graced ethereal silhouettes, although Christopher Bailey was said to have 'drawn to the idea of rebirth' and 'to ...
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A playful ode to the psychedelic ’60s at Peter Pilotto -

London: Designers Peter Pilotto and Christopher De Vos embraced all things psychedelic and Hendrix-inspired for spring. Bright colours and signature kaleidoscope prints were elevated through dimensional embellishments and dense embroidery. Patchwork and lace produced a handcrafted feel that added a uniquely playful element to the collection. Foulard hemlines, slits and asymmetry created a dynamic look that is essential to the season. –Deirdre ...
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Girly meets tomboy at Topshop Unique -

London: For Spring summer 2015, Topshop Unique went for a trip down memory lane and sent forth a happy, lighthearted collection that drew on the "faded glamour of of the British seaside. From Pier to Pleasure beach at its core," as the show notes stated, "here was a switched on youthful spirit, dancing all night in a sea sprayed celebration of ...
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