Minimalism offset runway glitz this fall, when Francisco Costa sent out a beautifully serene, yet still rigorous, lineup at Calvin Klein. Here, one of those quiet numbers, a silk-and-wool bustier paired with a wool felt pencil skirt.
Fall had its minimal side, with designers opting for stripped-down looks. But whether it's Nicole Miller's elegantly engineered coats or Narciso Rodriguez's constructed dresses, today's take on minimalism is anything but simple.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"