• Roberto Cavalli Pre-Fall 2019

    13 days ago - By WWD

    Paul Surridge has been at the helm of Roberto Cavalli for a little over a year, during which he's made it his mission to square up the brand with the current cultural moment. “Cavalli has always been feminine, but femininity has moved on from traditional ideas of glamour,” Surridge said during a preview of the pre-fall collection last week and a Cavalli temporary store in New York's Seaport District. “It's a global business and I need it to be accessible. We're all changing our codes and our values.”
    What that has boiled down to in Surridge's vision for Cavalli is lowering the temperature...
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  • Jil Sander RTW Pre-Fall 2019

    13 days ago - By WWD

    Lucie and Luke Meier continue to reshape the image of the Jil Sander label with a balance between elegance and coolness. Those customers who cried after Phoebe Philo exited Celine will find plenty of options here to satisfy their needs for revamped minimalism - long a Sander signature, going back to the days of the brand's founder.
    Generous yet graphic shapes, sculptural yet simple silhouettes, straightforward yet comforting messages - the designers played with contrasting forces, which they balanced in a wardrobe translating an idea of intellectual, elevated and empowered femininity.
    The...
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  • Roberto Cavalli: Pre-Fall 2019

    Roberto Cavalli: Pre-Fall 2019

    13 days ago - By 10 magazine

    Take a solid base of bold and impactful ready-to-wear, add two spoons of statement accessories and mix in a pinch of the brand's signature. Pre-Fall collections seem to be following a certain recipe for years. It's these clothes that most people shop for when buying into the brand, and therefore they represent a great mix of aspiration and reality that opens up to its wearer's interpretation. But it's brands that take it to the next level, those adding just an extra bit of spice into the mix, that stand out. One of them is Roberto Cavalli, the Italian fashion house spearheaded by Brit...
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