Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Fall 2015

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Fall 2015

Francesco Scognamiglio opened his show with a black tank dress in stretchy satin – an uncharacteristically minimalist statement.

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Spring 2015

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Spring 2015

The designer showed a luxe collection focused on sensual eveningwear.

Francesco Scognamiglio Resort 2015

Francesco Scognamiglio Resort 2015

Fitting for the resort season, the designer paid homage to Capri by reworking the island’s traditional cotton day dresses.

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Fall 2014

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Fall 2014

The designer brought lingerie elements to his fall collection with girdle-like black satin skirts and lace-inlaid evening gowns that were as wispy as negligees.

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Spring 2014

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Spring 2014

The ruffled petals of a peony were the starting point for the collection, which featured dresses in a bouquet of pastel shades.

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Fall 2013

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Fall 2013

The designer cited the current British socialite as his muse.

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Spring 2013

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Spring 2013

The beautiful lineup was imbued with an aristocratic elegance mixed with subtle sensuality.

Francesco Scognamiglio Resort 2013

Francesco Scognamiglio Resort 2013

The designer’s couture touch was demonstrated in the lace intarsias that embellished an A-line minidress and a round-neck zipped coat.

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Fall 2012

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Fall 2012

The designer displayed good skills in working leather for a girly yet sexy look.

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Spring 2012

Francesco Scognamiglio RTW Spring 2012

The designer omanced intricate lace and chiffon on slips and separates, then traced them with outsize ruffles, peplums and such that bordered on ridiculous.