1822 posts tagged runway in ALL BLOGS

Pringle of Scotland -

CRISP MINIMALISM New York:  Pringle of Scotland modernized classic silhouettes in tech-inspired, mesh fabrics for a futuristic feel. A simple palette of muted pastels paired with black and white kept the collection clean and crisp. — Marissa Stuart Key Items: Blouson sweater / Slim, straight leg trousers / Boxy shells / Minimal jackets / Narrow shifts / Honeycomb twinsets / Woven polo / ...
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Orla Kiely -

CRUISE REDEFINED London: Orla Kiely’s playful lineup was a take on Parisian dressing and boy-meets-girl silhouettes, although Kiely likened the collection’s look to a “contemporary take on the Sixties.” That being said, there were cute baby-doll and tunic dresses, and sweet little cardigans and sweaters. Prints were equally 'Parisian' such as a sling back shoe motif and an intarsia of a women's ...
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Anna Sui -

TREASURE CHEST New York:  Anna Sui referenced a broad selection of inspiration ranging from vintage Art Deco to collegiate ‘50s prep. This medley of whimsical ideas seamlessly blended into a playful collection of girly, ruffled frocks and charming pajama sets. — Marissa Stuart Key Items: Kimono jackets / Bias cut dresses / Ruffled frocks / Intarsia sweaters / Collegiate cardigans / Tent dress ...
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Tadashi Shoji -

BY THE SEA New York: Tadashi Shoji pulled together a chic collection full of maritime details by way of whimsical embroidery. Elegant silhouettes were constructed from lightweight and semi-sheer materials lending an airy appeal just right for the Cruise season. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Little shift dresses / A-line top / Shorts / Dropped waist dresses / Cocktail ensembles / Long and lean column ...
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Rag & Bone -

MINIMALIST SKATER New York:  Rag & Bone channeled a minimalist version of skater style with an offering of relaxed sweaters and baggy shorts. A gentle palette of grey, blush and cream heighted the soft, texturized fabrics playing off the simple silhouettes. — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Sack dress / Blouson sweaters / Baggy A-line shorts / Pant suit / Utility coat / ...
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Novis -

YOUTHFUL WITH A TWIST New York: For Cruise/Resort, Jordana Warmflash put together a lineup of classically feminine pieces and gave them a quirky twist. The designer revisited Pop Art-inspired prints, drawing on the works of Herman Miller and Eames and rendering them in unexpected, color combinations. The result was a series of youthful and feminine silhouettes done in playful, bold prints ...
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Objects Without Meaning -

BEACH-SET New York: Objects Without Meaning produced a beach-ready collection for Cruise. Casual-yet-office-appropriate looks were shown along with loose sundresses and summery accessories. The result was a lineup that could take anyone from work to the shore. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Sundresses / Skinny jeans / A-line tops / Tailored jackets / Cropped and tapered pants / Tank tops / Crewneck sweaters / Button-front ...
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Lisa Perry -

TRIANGLE PLAY New York:  Lisa Perry looked to the iconic style of Francoise Hardy for Cruise/Resort with an offering of effortless, tomboy style. The ‘60s tent silhouettes looked fresh in crisp fabrics, while graphic roses or grids added a hint of feminine charm. — Marissa Stuart  Key Items:  Short tent dresses / Pajama sets / Mini shifts / Single-pleat A-line mini skirts ...
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Marissa Webb -

TOMBOY APPEAL New York: Marissa Webb put together a comprehensive collection for Cruise/Resort focusing on menswear fabrics, geometric angles and “high-low” cuts that were worked in all black and white. That being said, the stand out pieces – a dramatic blouse and asymmetrically cut georgette dress – made a bold statement in a graphic gingham check. The lineup had an urban, ...
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Tanya Taylor -

HIGH CONTRAST New York: This season Tanya Taylor focused on creating an aesthetic that was "super clean with a concise color palette." Black and white made a strong graphic statement, while color blocking highlighted sharp silhouettes. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Skirt sets / Tuxedo pants / Cropped tops / Summer coats / Second skin knit tops / V-shaped skirts / Trench coats and jackets ...
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By Malene Birger -

MODERN SENSIBILITY London: Danish designer Malene Birger presented a slew of modern looks with sophisticated appeal. Soft color, simple cutting-edge shapes and subtle details showed restraint and sensibility. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Tunic dresses / Wrap skirts / Harem pants / Relaxed jackets / Boyfriend jeans / Asymmetrical dresses / Button-front shirts / Silky blouses / Tailored suits / Sweatshirt silhouettes / Fur coat ...
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Thom Browne -

FLORAL EXUBERANCE New York: Thom Browne's resort collection was full of masterfully crafted pieces that were borrowed from his men's tailoring and generated a fun-filled floral extravaganza. Elaborating on this colorful floral theme, he created multicolored floral prints, hand-painted knits, and three-dimensional grosgrain floral embroideries and appliqués, feminizing the lineup with exquisitely cut dresses, slim suits and clever variations of skirts and pants. – ...
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A.L.C. -

CLEAN + EFFORTLESS New York: A.L.C.'s resort presentation was clean, clear and easy to digest. Andrea Lieberman showcased simple designs with attitude. Each look is ready for the city streets. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Moto jackets / Straight-cut skirts / Crewneck sweaters / Asymmetrical dresses / Walk shorts / Crisp button-front shirts / T-shaped tops and dresses / Track shorts / Rompers / Jumpsuits ...
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Suno -

CHARMED TOUCH New York:  Erin Beatty of Suno offered a sporty collection of boxy tops and breezy dresses in a series of amusing tropical prints.  Whimsical embellishments such as Lucite charms or jewels maintained the sense of playfulness the brand is known for. — Marissa Stuart Key Items: Slim knit dresses / Culottes / Shirt jackets / Boxy woven polos / Cropped boxy ...
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Fendi -

URBAN ENERGY Milan: Karl Lagerfeld played with vibrant, contrasting colors and a fun play on graphic prints for his Fendi resort collection. He brought back a graffiti-like print from 1988 and looked to Pop Art with bright and optic motifs in clever cuts. The fresh orchids that embellished some of his fur pieces for Fall, were reinvented as large deconstructed patterns. This was a ...
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