J. Crew’s fall collection, the first under new head of women’s designTom Mora, felt refreshingly true to its roots. There were still amplestripes, sequins and perfectly mixed styling, but Mora, who was inspiredby Irving Penn, paid more attention to great pants and sweaters,ski-lodge types such as a reverse intarsia, and two graphic turtlenecks,one in green and aqua, one in pink and burgundy. He also upped the antein accessories with shearling bags and a new designer collaboration —Manolo Blahnik BB pumps that will be sold online.
For the men’swear, old photos of the Arctic explorer Ernest Shackleton were one ofFrank Muytjens’ main inspirations, which showcased an ideal blend ofpolished dress-up with a rugged aesthetic. Distressed denim jackets werelayered under Harris Tweed tailored blazers and wool coats, and a FoxBrothers flannel suit was worn with a wool shirt and a flannel tie foran interesting play on textures.
Etro’s show, titled “The Tree of Life,” was a celebration of the house’s 50th anniversary. “My father founded the company in 1968, which was the year of counterculture and psychedelia. It’s really a show that celebrates that and the paisley design of India and its origin,” said Veronica Etro. #wwdfashion #mfw #ss18 (📷: @delphineachard)
For @msgm’s spring 2018 show, creative director @massimogiorgetti said “Words, sounds, colors. Synthesis and therapy of a collection,” were the inspirations behind the collection, showing today. Read the rest of Milan spring 2018 inspirations on WWD.com. #mfw #wwdfashion #ss18
For her first solo album in over 10 years, Fergie tapped Carine Roitfeld, Mert and Marcus, Giovanni Bianco and more to create a fashion-focused video approach for the record, Double Dutchess. "Giovanni really helped me get back in touch with my tomboy side, my hardside," said the singer. #wwdeye #wwdfashion ( : @slovekinpics)
“Volumes and Graphic Art of the Nineties are the main inspirations of the new Aquilano.Rimondi SS 2018 collection,” said cocreative directors Tommaso Aquilano and Roberto Rimondi. #wwdfashion #mfw #ss18