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Luisa Beccaria -

TRUE ROMANCE Milan: For fall, Luisa Beccaria presented a collection that is sure to please her clientele. With lace-trimmed dresses, pretty floral prints, intricate embellishments and outstanding evening gowns, the show offered the romance and opulence that one has come to expect from her label. – Joanna Manganaro Key Items: Full skirts / Lace-trimmed coats / Fit-and-flare dresses / Lace dresses / Evening ...
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Luisa Beccaria F/W 2014

Sportmax -

CLEAR CUT PRECISION Sportmax: For Fall 2014, the designers behind the Sportmax brand put together a refined collection of streamlined shapes that bore a slight reference to both military and equestrian influences. The line-up consisted of fabric blocking, color blocking, abstract painterly prints and precisely cut silhouettes: all the key components for a successful fall season. – Lizzy Bowring Key Items: Tubular ...
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sportmax fall 14

MILAN: Fashion Week for Foodies

We’re halfway through fashion month and the food, the cocktails and the parties are still going strong. For those in Milan this week, these foodie hotspots are the latest hangouts of the see-and-be-seen crowd.
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Moschino -

MASTER OF PARODY Milan: Jeremy Scott’s Moschino collection encompassed an over–the-top riff on McDonald’s, hip-hop luxury, bondage references and even children’s breakfast cereals.—Nina Stotler Key Items: Skirt suits / Intarsia sweaters / Boxy jackets / Pencil skirts / Baseball jackets / Athletic underwear / Quilted pants / Sweater dresses / Graphic gowns Color: Cherry / Bright yellow / White / Black / Gold ...
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Prada -

PAINTBOX BRIGHT  Milan: Muccia Prada delivered a collection for Fall 2014 that was full of vibrant color with an emphasis on outerwear. Here, a plethora of oversized colorful sheepskin coats and jackets bore primary bright contrast edges while slim fitting tailored dresses and overcoats were neatly edged in binding – the brilliant shearling coats are bound to be a hot item ...
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prada fall 14

Costume National -

OPPOSITES ATTRACT Milan: For Fall, designer Ennio Capasa wanted his models to be walking contradictions, quite literally. The collection was all about mixing—masculine with feminine and tailoring with sport—and the result was refreshingly modern. Looks alternated between classically pretty and no-nonsense and silhouettes ran the gamut of hemlines, opening up the brand to a wide array of women. — Shannon Davenport Key Items: ...
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Ports 1961 -

WORKING CHIC Milan: Fall at Ports 1961 combined sophisticated hourglass silhouettes with military and menswear detailing for a fantastically chic working woman’s wardrobe. — Nina Stotler Key Items: Slouchy trousers / Sheer blouses / Menswear coats / Wrapped pencil skirts / Turtlenecks / Military blazers / Pleated skirts / Fitted sheaths Color: Black / White / Navy / Mushroom / Grey Materials + Trim: Bonded ...
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Krizia -

CLEAN LINES Milan: Creative director Mariuccia Mandelli offered an elegant approach to femininity for Fall. Perfectly in step with the brand's signature sleek glamor, the collection showcased the female form through slinky silhouettes and expertly tailored suiting. A restrained palette of neutrals, rust and blue was a calculated mix of minimalism and romance. — Shannon Davenport   Key Items: Pleated skirts / Wrap ...
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Fendi -

SPORT + OPULENCE Milan: Karl Lagerfeld described this collection for Fendi as “brutal, poetic and full of bonded mesh”. That being said, it was also full of  covetable pieces. From leather and fur bombers, coats with a multi-colored patchwork print, to dresses with fur trim while splashes of salmon pink provided a lively contrast to all the khakis, bottle greens and ...
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fendi fall 14

Just Cavalli -

FESTIVAL FIRENZE Milan: For his young contemporary line Just Cavalli, Roberto Cavalli picked up on the upcoming festival season frenzy, with a playfully bohemian collection peppered with references to the '60s and '70s. Color and print made a serious splash, with collaged graphics popping against faded fluorescent hues and fringed trim hammered the inspiration home. — Shannon Davenport   Key Items: Patchwork furs ...
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Andrea Incontri -

ON AND OFF DUTY Milan: Andrea Incontri's latest collection mixed military references with playful, feminine items, as if the designer was imagining what a sexy military woman would wear, both on and off duty. Highlights included graphic striped knits and quirky, abstract printed separates. – Joanna Manganaro Key Items: Striped knits / Printed separates / Military-inspired coats and jackets Color: Khaki / Olive / ...
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Andrea Incontri F/W 2014

Blugirl -

SWEET + SEXY Milan: For fall, Blugirl's Anna Molinari revisited the late '60s, offering babydoll dresses, flared pants and paisley prints. Though many of the looks had a sense of innocence, Molinari did not forget the sex appeal. Hemlines were sky-high, furs were flashy and the show concluded with a shot of lamé. – Joanna Manganaro Key Items: Fur coats / Babydoll dresses ...
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Blugirl F/W 2014

Max Mara -

GOING GRUNGE Milan: Max Mara creative director Ian Griffiths was having a '90s moment for fall. Long layered silhouettes, fuzzy Kurt Cobain sweaters and plenty of plaid gave the collection its flavor. The Anglo-Scottish theme made perfect references for the conservative label, in sophisticated tailoring and show-stopping coats – all safe bets to please his clientele. – Joanna Manganaro Key Items: Luxe puffa ...
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Max Mara F/W 2014

Angelo Marani -

ART CLASS Milan: Celebrating traditional Italian femininity was the mission at Angelo Marani this season, with a wide array of silhouettes that ranged from nipped and tailored to long and flowing. Prints and patterns were inspired by late 19th century art movements, including Art Deco and French impressionism. — Shannon Davenport Key Items: Longline moto jackets / Fitted sheaths / Side slit skirts ...
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Simonetta Ravizza -

FOREVER FUR Milan: Luxury fur label Simonetta Ravizza’s Fall girl was a romantic bohème, with a moody palette of blackened greens, browns and blues. Furs were mixed, matched, printed and patched and often paired with leather, showcasing the versatility and depth of a range of high-end hides. — Shannon Davenport   Key Items: Gathered midi skirts / Tailored sheaths / Collarless coats / ...
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