• Merlette RTW Resort 2019

    2 monthes ago - By WWD

    The ability of a fashion brand to grow slowly, without pumping out overtly trendy but continually refreshing silhouettes over the period of a few years while generating sales is an impressive feat in this day and age. Designer Marina Cortbawi's line of roomy cotton silhouettes for Merlette, offered with thoughtful, smaller details each season, is an example of this type of brand. For resort, Cortbawi infused subtle “non-print” print into her otherwise solid lineup through a calla lily line drawing while adding hand-embroidered details to her ever-evolving line of easygoing, cotton attire...
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  • Caroline Constas RTW Resort 2019

    2 monthes ago - By WWD

    “What is she wearing to prepare for the holidays? What is she packing to spend New Year's in Mexico?” Caroline Constas asked herself when designing her latest resort collection. The designer, who normally debuts a traditional resortwear collection for the season decided to introduce a new, sassy, “holiday takeaway” selection of ready-to-wear that mixed well with her feminine, lifestyle attire. Sequined looks, like white minidresses paired over matching trousers or a blue and white striped set with sequined top and silk skirt made for super-fun new additions alongside updated floral and...
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  • Nanushka RTW Resort 2019

    2 monthes ago - By WWD

    Based in Budapest, Hungary, designer Sandra Sandor has built her brand, Nanushka, around the intersection and duality of Eastern and Western cultures. For resort, Sandor, “spiced it up with motifs and references...it's kind of like rustic Hungarian native roots combined with ancient Japanese techniques and Wild West references.” Sandor linked the three through “nomadic, peasant lifestyle” pieces - cream-colored, denim shearling jackets and crispy poplin shirting in stretch dye Japanese fabrics. Other fun pieces included denim tops, dresses and skirts with western cut pockets, silky paisley...
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