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LUXE SPORT Milan: A mixture of bold textures and prints lent a luxe street edge to Massimo Giorgetti's active-inspired collection. Heavily layered looks consisted of classic sporty items like sweatshirts and varsity jackets, while quirky pairings like plaid wool and metallic gold leather made things fresh and contemporary.  —Anna Jane Davis Key Items:  Fine-knit turtleneck / Printed sweatshirt / Boxy woven tee / ...
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Ermenegildo Zegna -

STANDARD ISSUE Milan: The latest Ermenegildo Zegna collection mostly contained a selection of solid, if expected, basics including, perfectly cut suits, turtlenecks and tartan trousers. More forward flourishes included an astrakhan bomber jacket and houndstooth overcoat with contrasting tartan lapels.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Double-breasted suit / Quilted bomber / Pea coat / Turtleneck / Hooded overcoat / Tartan trouser / Shearling bomber ...
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Jil Sander -

VINYARD MINIMAL Milan: The latest Jil Sander collection upheld the label’s minimalist heritage with boxy, monochrome suit jackets layered over crewneck sweaters that matched subdued, well-cut trousers. At the same time, the design team injected coy hints of color and texture into this collection, with puckered surface overcoats, eggplant and teal checker intarsia sweaters and metallic copper trousers.  —Andrew Luecke Key Items: Mountaineer ...
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Costume National -

TONE AND TEXTURE Milan: For F/W 14, Costume National designer Ennio Capasa  focused on tonal play and proportion, resulting in a unique collection of elongated layers and unexpected bursts of color. Black and grey grounded the assortment of slouchy trousers, oversized jackets and tunic-length turtlenecks, while tactile materials in bright shades and moody ombrés  added intriguing dimension. A dose of matte leather ...
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Corneliani -

RELAXED PRECISION Milan: This season Corneliani took a relaxed approach to the precisely-cut suits and jackets the label is best known for. Softened lines and rounded shoulders gave silhouettes a cozy yet masculine appearance, while casual items like hoodies and blouson jackets in rich material mixes of leather, croc, wool and plush fur maintained the luxe appeal.  —Anna Jane Davis Key Items: Unstructured suit ...
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The Trench Coat

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Sportmax -

LIGHT + SHADOW New York: The Sportmax design team were inspired by the work of photographer Maiko Haruki and the artist’s exploration of chiarascuro light and shadow via a palette of white, deep blues, grays and black, incorporating Prince of Wales checks to add to the graphic mood. There was plenty of luxe outerwear and sharp, crisp tailoring throughout the collection to ...
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sportmax pre fall 2014

Midi Skirts

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The Cozy Knit Sweater

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M Missoni -

SURFACE INTEREST New York: M Missoni's Pre-Fall 2014 collection focused on simple shapes and innovative texture play. A definitively '60s aesthetic, by way of Mod boxy and ovoid silhouettes met Art Deco via kaleidoscope prints and patterns. – Deirdre Pérez Key Items: Double knit sets / Boxy suits / Relaxed car coats / Tee shells / Mini skirts / Cropped tapered pants / Shift dresses ...
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m missoni pre-fall 2014

Crackers Magazine Denim Boulevard Recap

This June, Milan Fashion Week turned a decided hue of indigo blue with the debut show of  Denim Boulevard. Created to celebrate the 150th anniversary of denim and highlight the "dark side" of jeans, which includes all that is behind the final product, the three-day event showcased some of the most influential names and brands in the industry. Here Crackers Magazine presents ...
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Versace -

LADY MOTO MILAN: Versace’s clean, yet feminine collection was infused with edgy, biker-inspired detailing. Embellished motorcycle jackets were paired with tailored a-line skirts for an alluring juxtaposition of sweetness and sass.  — Marissa Stuart Key Items:  Embellished bikers / Slinky wrapped dresses and skirts / Mink blousons / Pea coats / A-line skirts / Printed blouses / Hourglass suits Color:  Radiant Orchid / Emerald ...
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Giorgio Armani -

UNDERSTATED ELEGANCE Milan: Giorgio Armani’s elegant pre-fall collection comprised of beautifully cut jackets, tailored seperates and evening wear in luxe fabrics such as a velvet, satin, wool jacquards and double cashmere. – Lizzy Bowring Key Items: Cropped wide leg pants / Pencil leather skirt / Tailored leather blazer / Boxy cropped jacket / Cropped peg pants / Cuffed trousers / Strapless column gown / ...
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Emporio Armani -

STRUCTURE + FEMININITY Milan: Giorgio Armani put together a collection for Pre-Fall continuing along the androgynous path that is prevalent to the season. Armani juxtaposed these structured, minimal looks against feminine pieces for a well rounded line up. – Lizzy Bowring Key Items: Sculptured jacket / Empire line shift dress / Bomber jacket / Wide leg shorts / Slim pants / Tailored trouser suit ...
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emporio armani pre-fall 14

Missoni -

BIRDS OF A FEATHER New York: The bird paintings of Max Ernst inspired Angela Missoni’s Pre-Fall collection. She reworked the house signature patterns to evoke multicolored plumage while the fascination of exotic birds appeared in plisse textures and patterns.  – Lizzy Bowring Key Items: Micro cape / Maxi cardigan / Plisse mini dress, skirt and cardigan / Trapeze dress / Trapeze coat / Wide ...
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missoni pre-fall 14