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Gabriele Colangelo Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

Gabriele Colangelo
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Sportmax Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

Press reset- there is no need to rewind, at Sportmax the mood was up and the ideas were clear: next spring/summer’s catwalk looks were clean and constructed. The points of reference to build this...

Sportmax
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Blumarine Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

Blumarine’s Spring/Summer 2013 collection was inspired by a fairytale with a happy beginning and ending. “It all started with an illuminating dream that I translated into luminous and transparent...

Blumarine
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Iceberg Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

Seventies silhouettes, sixties prints, and eighties padded shoulders at Iceberg the Spring/Summer 2013 proposal was hard to define. Designer Paolo Gerani did not make his sources of inspiration...

Iceberg
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CNC Costume National Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

C'N'C, Costume National's younger hipster sister brand, remains true to its minimal aesthetic for spring/summer 2013. According to designer Ennio Capasa, he created  "a collection inspired by...

CNC Costume National
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Etro Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

At first blush the outfit that opened the Etro show appeared to be an example of just one more designer using digital prints on straight up silhouettes to give them a bit of oomph. But as the model...

Etro
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Just Cavalli Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

The Just Cavalli collection is visiting the Mediterranean next Summer. But this show wasn’t about the beach, or even focused on the cool blue waves lapping the hot summer sand- designer Roberto...

Just Cavalli
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Les Copains Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

For his premiere spring/summer 2013 collection at Les Copains, Alessandro dell'Acqua chose to mix influences and develop a distinctive brocade pattern specifically for the Les Copains brand. This...

Les Copains
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Moschino Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

The Moschino show was a throw back to the style of the 1960s. Designer Rosella Jardini is in good company in her chosen starting point. A number of designers, most notably Marc Jacobs and Michael...

Moschino
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Anteprima Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

Anteprima’s manifesto “feel the best” is a lovely Spring/Summer call. Izumi Ogino, the designer, took most of a woman’s wardrobe staples and updated them according to her definition of contemporary...

Anteprima
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Ports 1961 Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

Backstage at Ports 1961, designer Fiona Cibani had a dream about a mysterious enchanting garden and translated it into layers of silk, lace and organza. The word soft defines best the Ports 1961...

Ports 1961
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Daniela Gregis Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

Daniela Gregis
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Prada Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

In the cavernous show space where the Prada collection is shown each season, designer Miuccia Prada, constructed a graphic backdrop to her Asian influenced designs. Square black columns...

Prada
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Jo No Fui Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

Alessia Giacobino, the creative director at Jo No Fui, took the audience on an urban safari trip with a Spring/Summer 2013 repertoire for explorers and adventurers only. One should feel totally...

Jo No Fui
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Krizia Ready To Wear Spring Summer 2013 Milan

Krizia