Nov 01, 2017 | By Nick Paget
Milan: With an invitation designed like a vintage movie ticket, the F/W 11 Corneliani collection came to life in Milan’s Cinema Manzoni, a setting evocative of a 40s Hollywood set. Classic film clips were the backdrop for the “intellectual sophisticate” looks inspired by the personal style of Le Corbusier, pioneer of modern architecture, who maintained a scholarly yet dapper demeanor with his perfectly round spectacles and bowties. Lush, full-bodies fabrics, uniform styling and luxe layers all created a look as timeless as an old black and white movie.
Color: Stone grey / Camel / Ink Blue / Under-wood Green / Snow white
Key Items: Military overcoat / Fine gauge sweaters / Patchwork Suiting / Flannel blazer / Double-breasted jacket / Fair Isle sweaters
Materials: Camel hair / Wool flannel / Sheepskin / Donegal tweed / Black mink
Details + Trims: Brass military buttons / Grosgrain tipping / Piecing and patchwork
Accessories + Footwear: Military-inspired leather bags / Bunched socks / Woolen bowties / Variety of boots
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