Michele Norsa

Front Row at Salvatore Ferragamo Men’s Fall 2016

Michele Norsa said he was “looking with confidence” at the year, as the Florence-based firm closed 2015 “in line with expectations.”

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo Men's Fall 2016

Video: Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo Men’s RTW Fall 2016

WWD’s Alex Badia talks trends backstage at the Salvatore Ferragamo Men’s Fall 2016 show.

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo Men's Fall 2016

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo Men’s RTW Fall 2016

WWD went behind the scenes at the fall show.

Salvatore Ferragamo Men's RTW Fall 2016

Salvatore Ferragamo Men’s RTW Fall 2016

Massimiliano Giornetti sent out clashing patterns in a jaunty lineup inspired by Andy Warhol’s paint-splattered Ferragamo oxfords.

Salvatore Ferragamo RTW Spring 2016

Salvatore Ferragamo RTW Spring 2016

Seeking to create a sense of “lightness and unexpected austerity,” Massimiliano Giornetti showed a series of long, flounced sundresses for spring.

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo Spring 2016

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo Spring 2016

To counterbalance the romantic collection at Salvatore Ferragamo, a tough beauty look was engineered backstage.

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo Men's RTW Spring 2016

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo Men’s Spring 2016

WWD went behind the scenes at the spring show.

Salvatore Ferragamo Men's RTW Spring 2016

Salvatore Ferragamo Men’s RTW Spring 2016

Massimiliano Giornetti sent out models in baseball caps wearing sports-inspired riffs on the traditional suit.

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo RTW Fall 2015

Backstage at Salvatore Ferragamo

Hairstylist Anthony Turner described a “healthy and rich” hairstyle to accentuate a "grown-up, ladylike and womanly" collection.

Salvatore Ferragamo RTW Fall 2015

Salvatore Ferragamo RTW Fall 2015

The collection’s main optical motif was precise geometric intarsias and patchworks on dresses and coats.