Talk about a modern nomadic collection. Influences ranged from New Zealand Maori; Hawaii surf and Pacific scuba gear in a sport meets logo-mania collection sure to keep the cash registers humming at Louis Vuitton.
“My bad boys are getting more mature, and cleaning up their act,” confessed Haider Ackermann, after presenting a streamlined expression of romantic tailoring inside the Hotel Intercontinental Wednesday night.
“I do classic clothes, and of course every season in fashion we constantly update, which is not as easy as it seems,” says Tom Ford, as he presents his spring menswear in a private appointment in Milan.
Parcels delivery giant DHL has launched a new DHL Award for International Fashion Potential in partnership with the BFC that it says is designed “to support the global ambition of British fashion designers.”
The Milan menswear season began for many Friday morning with a visit to the Fondazione Prada to experience Alejandro G. Inárritu’s Carne Y Arena, his virtual reality film about Mexican refugees crossing into the USA.
The house Versace mined its own extensive DNA in a rocking show inside its historic palazzo in Milan. Though Donatella's decision to quickly exit the event will only serve to fuel speculation about the brand’s future.