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Raf Simons -

SEA & SPACE Paris: Raf Simons presented a space age collection punctuated with Japanese-style illustrations of ocean waves and cherry blossoms. Silhouettes explored sharp geometric shapes, and dense beading added a surprising dose of texture to the minimalist looks. — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Mesh tank / Denim shirt + pant set / Skinny trousers / Sharp, elongated jacket Color: Black / White / Khaki / ...
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Valentino -

NATURE STUDY Paris: Nature themes appeared in the form of antique garden florals, vintage motifs, and intricate embroideries. Military influences balanced all the loveliness with some masculinity, while sporty sandals and sneakers grounded the look with a casual contrast.   — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Patterned shirt / Leather Tee / Refined khakis / Military jacket / Floral suit / Novelty coat Color: Black / White ...
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Haider Ackermann -

ROMANTIC ANDROGYNY Paris: Layers of lustrous fabric and an eclectic mix of motifs conjured a luxe, bohemian feel. Pants in leather or silk varied from super skinny to pajama-style, while oversized shirts worn beneath fitted vests made for a poetic, androgynous look. — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Striped tee / Pegged trousers / Pajama pants / Tailored vest / Elongated Jacket / Silk robe Color: Black ...
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Alberta Ferretti -

BRIGHT + OPTIMISTIC  New York: Alberta Ferretti showcased a colorful collection full of bright jewel tones for Cruise 2015. American artist, Mark Rothko, inspired painterly color-blocked motifs that were intricately crafted into silk intarsia. '60s and early '70s silhouettes kept it feminine with a touch of bohemian-chic. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Summer coats / Cocktail dresses / Floor-sweeping dresses / Suits + sets Color: Fuchsia / ...
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Emilio Pucci -

EXQUISITE SIXTIES Milan: The '60s were in full swing at Emilio Pucci for Cruise 2015. Creative director, Peter Dundas, sent forth a series of mini ensembles with boxy silhouettes cut close to the body. Luxurious craftsmanship was displayed through exquisite embroidery and cutwork. Breton stripes and Sardinian carpet-inspired embroidery delivered a seaside feel to the collection. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Tunics / T-shapes / ...
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Ter et Bantine -

EASTERN INFLUENCE New York: Manuela Arcari of Ter et Bantine created a modern look with athletic-inspired details and Eastern-influenced silhouettes for Cruise 2015. Contrasting panels, innovative materials and a keen attention to detail resulted in a striking series of statement pieces. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Tent dresses / Tank dresses / Wide-leg trousers / Boxy sets / Asymmetrical skirts / Pencil skirts / Windbreakers ...
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Trademark -

CLASSIC LINES New York: Trademark presented an array of crisp sportswear looks with an emphasis on clean lines. A mix of brights and mid-tones produced depth and dimension. Abstract graphics and texture play added a unique twist to an overall minimal aesthetic. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Summer coats / Boxy jackets / Cropped trousers / Sweater knits / Matched sets / Pleated skirts / ...
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Mary Katrantzou -

A TO Z London: Mary Katrantzou moved into C/R 15 with a shift from her signature, hyper-realistic prints to an artistic medley of decorative embellishments. Citing the alphabet as the source of her inspiration, modern updates to A-line and S-Bend silhouettes set the stage for elaborate lace lettering and cursive embroidery. — Marissa Stuart Key Items: High-waist tap pants / Slim net dresses / ...
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Calvin Klein Collection -

TEXTURE PLAY Milan: Designer Italo Zucchelli's monochrome silhouettes were built of an amalgam of textures. Matte jersey played against transparent vinyl, while dense quilting contrasted slick leather, creating a futuristic, minimalist feel.   — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Leather tank top / Oversized shirt / Quilted pullover / Vinyl jacket / Double-breasted suit Color: Black / White / Steel grey / Pale nude / Tan / Yellow ...
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Tillmann Lauterbach -

SHINE ON Milan: Metallic and high-shine leathers lent Tillmann Lauterbach's collection a futuristic feel. Dense, jersey tees provided a textural contrast and grounded the directional looks, while splatter paint motifs added a crafty element. — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Dense tee / Short-sleeved, button front shirt / Leather shorts / Draped jacket Color: Black / White / Light grey / Metallic lavender / Navy blue Materials + ...
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Gucci -

NUOVO NAUTICAL Milan: Frida Giannini's sophisticated take on nautical themes had a subtle rock 'n' roll feel. Suits featured contrast trim, naval insignia appeared on jackets and sweaters, and shedding pajama connotations, striped trousers and shirts looked fresh and modern. — Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Rib knit sweater / Uniform shirt / Striped trousers / Naval suit / Double-breasted jacket Color: Black / White / Navy blue ...
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Richard Nicoll -

POLISHED + NONCHALANT London: Richard Nicoll created a polished-yet-beachy feeling for Cruise 2015 by employing a combination of simple silhouettes and slightly crinkled materials. Each look was cut with just the right amount of ease.  – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: T-shapes / Relaxed summer coats / Tailored jackets / Button-front shirts and dresses / Sleeveless jackets / A-line skirts / Knit sweaters / Cigarette pants ...
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Markus Lupfer -

COOL + FUN New York: For Cruise 2015, Markus Lupfer wanted to create something a 'bit more grown-up and unique'. He achieved this with new silhouettes and creative materials – an orange and indigo fil coupé, layered over bright cottons produced a patterned motif while prints emulated a 'cool' appeal. Although this was a 'grown up' collection, there was still plenty of ...
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Karen Walker -

RELAXED COMFORT New York: For Cruise 2015, Karen Walker put together a collection with comfort and relaxation in mind. It was a combination of both ease and relaxation – utility pieces were made in cottons and linens including a mix of ruffles, pleating, dobby spots, smocking, chambray and cotton voile in a palette of ivory, grey and navy – a perfect combination for ...
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Print & Pattern Highlights – London Menswear Fashion Week

The Stylesight graphics team has been studying this weeks array of men's prints from London Fashion Week, and we've highlighted some of our favorites for S/S 15, from Moschino's acid house smilies to Christopher Kane's illusionary line prints.
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