Fall 2014 RTW : Gucci, Alberta Ferretti and Ports 1961

Fall 2014 RTW : Gucci, Alberta Ferretti and Ports 1961

I thought I'd get started on collections from Milan Fashion Week starting with Gucci, Alberta Ferretti and Ports 1961!   Gucci My jaw dropped when I saw this, it's so basic on the outside but just the finesse is so stunning. I love the use of muted pastels, the leather which looks so luxe and structured. Every look is perfection. I really like the coats and that yellow leather dress. Alberta Ferretti The inspiration is nature and birds intertwined. There's that dirty gritty side of nature portrayed so artistically here. There is so…Read more
Spring 2014 RTW : Costume National, Prada, Ports 1961

Spring 2014 RTW : Costume National, Prada, Ports 1961

Spring 2014 RTW at Milan Fashion Week : Costume National, Prada, Ports 1961 Prada had one of the most compelling and artistic collections. in comparison, the others seemed more tame.   Costume National This collection had a lot of play on proportions and deconstructing class silhouettes and reimagining them. Those who love edgy minimalism will love this collection. The bright yellow pieces are some of the most stunning ones.   Prada The artistry in this collection was very mural and almost street art inspired. That said, it had a very neo-ghetto feel to…Read more

Resort 2013 : Ports 1961

Ports 1961 has a very bright and fun collection. It looks more mature but retains a certain approachable look. The very first pink and yellow suit combo looks amazing. I love the batwing colour blocked top in pink and orange with the tan shoes. I love all the blazers in this collection and the orange outfits. The colourful patterned shorts with the baby pink blazer is a beautiful combo for summer. Very wearable and fashion forward collection, love it.                             Image Credit…Read more