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PFW AW16: Valentino

BALLET, movement and living in the moment – that was the inspiration behind Valentino’s AW16 collection. And the audience was most definitely living in the moment when seeing this dream of a collection parading...
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PFW AW16: Céline

At Céline it was all about the oversized and the layered for AW16. Wide relaxed trousers, some with slits on the sides with fur edges, were worn with everything – loose jumpers and polo necks, long shirts, dres...
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PFW AW16: Chanel

KARL Lagerfeld continued the revolutionised revelry of Chanel’s brand genealogy for AW16, presenting a costumed take on Coco Chanel’s signature garb. Rope upon rope of pearls included. Clocking in at just over ...
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PFW AW16: Christian Dior

DIOR delivered a collection with an attitude. AW16 is going to be elegant but with an edge as lenses of wide sunglasses were covered in leopard print, ears covered in cold ear cuffs and earrings and middle-part...
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PFW AW16: Akris

NEVER has Animalia print been seen as elegantly as it was at Akris in Paris this season. Creative director calling the sartorial shots at the Swiss brand, Albert Kriemler – a designer who rarely jumps haphazard...
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PFW AW16: Givenchy

GIVENCHY’S Riccardo Tisci whipped AW16 back to Paris this season where the designer laid on all the usual Givenchy-isms but with the emphasis on mystic. Placing the symbol of the eye at the clandestine crux of ...
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PFW AW16: Hermès

At first glance Hermès played it very safe for AW16, taking it back to the all but rather inoffensive basics to deliver a collection that was nonetheless delightful. On much closer inspection you’ll see creativ...
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PFW AW16: Balenciaga

BALENCIAGA is back. It’s bold, brilliant and – due to all this creative upheaval – it just about feels like Balenciaga again. Stepping in as recently appointed creative director is Demna Gvasalia, of the fashio...
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PFW AW16: Mugler

DAVID Koma has put his all into his latest collection for Mugler this season, delivering glam graphic aesthetics and seriously sexy silhouettes. Truth be told it was probably the most “all”  he has put into a s...
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PFW AW16: Lanvin

THROWBACKS were on the agenda for the design team designated to fill the void that Alber Elbaz’s shock departure in October of last year left at the Paris-based fashion house, Lanvin. A throwback to Alber’s hey...
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PFW AW16: Balmain

BALMAIN’S creative director Oliver Rousteing newly uniformed Balmain army for AW16 and – curiously enough – newly coiffured while he was at it. Mixing up the dye jobs, Gigi went brunette, Kendall went dirty blo...
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LFW AW16: Burberry

THIS season at LFW, Burberry pulled out all the stops. Not only through creating a spectacular vintage feeling collection that felt a bit edgier than the usual Burberry. But it’s also their first collection tha...
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MFW AW16: DiLiborio

  IN MILAN this season Liborio Capizzi, the Sicilian born prêt-à-porter provocateur with a couturier’s sensibility, presented Transgenia to the fashion press in the Italian fashion capital. Making a uni...