Les Copains RTW Spring 2016

Les Copains RTW Spring 2016

In a spring collection that was a modern-day take on “Madame Butterfly,” Les Copains creative director Stefania Bandiera mixed ornamentation with athletic-inspired ease.

Les Copains RTW Fall 2015

Les Copains RTW Fall 2015

The knitwear stood out in Stefania Bandiera’s fall collection for Les Copains.

Les Copains RTW Spring 2015

Les Copains RTW Spring 2015

Stefania Bandiera, the latest designer to try her hand at Les Copains, got into the swing of things with an array of flaring jackets, tops and sweaters.

Les Copains RTW Fall 2014

Les Copains RTW Fall 2014

Graeme Black presented his first collection for the brand.

Les Copains RTW Spring 2014

Les Copains RTW Spring 2014

The house is famed for its expertise in knitwear, and its spring collection ran the gamut from sheer textures to chunky cotton knits — often juxtaposed.

Les Copains RTW Fall 2013

Les Copains RTW Fall 2013

Alessandro Dell’Aqua said he was inspired by Edith Bouvier Beale, a.k.a. Little Edie of “Grey Gardens.”

Les Copains RTW Spring 2013

Les Copains RTW Spring 2013

Alessandro Dell’Aqua mixed broad sailor stripes with tribal-inspired patterns in his second collection, injecting the label with a dose of athletic chic.

Les Copains RTW Fall 2012

2012 Les Copains RTW Fall 2012

Alessandro Dell’Acqua created several interesting knit combinations, often mixing different gauges in the same piece.

Les Copains RTW Spring 2012

Les Copains RTW Spring 2012

Les Copains worked a Sixties vibe for the spring collection.

Les Copains RTW Fall 2011

Les Copains RTW Fall 2011

The collection worked slim woolen coats, shifts, tunics and tops — enhanced by surface effects and graphic color combinations — into desirable feminine pieces.