When “sexy” is a key term in the critical discourse, you know Report Card must be in Italy. On the first day of Milan Fashion Week, Alberta Ferretti went more romantic while No. 21′s Alessandro Dell’Acqua showed a hard edge, and Gucci‘s Frida Giannini proved she is one hot mom.
Find out what all the critics were buzzing about.
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The “Moda” in Milan was certainly “Alta;” no denim or designer leggings to be found anywhere. Instead, we found gorgeous felt coats and tailored dresses–a new reserved chic, often refreshingly subverted with slightly rumpled styling. We’re excited about this “Downton Dowager” idea, as well as all the other news from the Italian shows.
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Ciao bellas! Now that Milan is in full swing, check out some of our favorite looks. The European shows never disappoint beauty-wise, and this season is no exception so far. From the Fendi fur-hawks to Prada‘s drenched damsels, click through to see what’s going on backstage in Italy this week.
Teenage angst met ladylike polish at the No. 21 show, designed by Alessandro Dell’Acqua.
And another one bites the dust: Yep, Milan Fashion Week is officially over.
But just because the designers and models have all packed their bags and high-tailed it to Paris, doesn’t mean we can’t take a moment here to savor the sweet taste of Milano’s shows, which saw a bevy of retro inspired and ladylike collections.
Read on to see our 10 favorite shows from Milan Fashion Week.
**All photos Imaxtree