Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2015

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2015

Vanessa Bruno made a move into eveningwear for the first time for fall, broadening her reach with a mix-and-match collection that paired folksy embroideries with tailored elements like stiff tuxedo jackets.

Vanessa Bruno RTW Spring 2015

Vanessa Bruno RTW Spring 2015

For the first time since 2006, the designer gave up on the runway and opted instead for a simple showroom presentation.

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2014

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2014

While a gray-marl-corset-and-pleated-silk-skirt combo suggested a dancer’s silhouette, some of the other looks referenced military uniforms.

Front Row at Vanessa Bruno

Alysson Paradis attended the show.

Vanessa Bruno RTW Spring 2014

Vanessa Bruno RTW Spring 2014

Sweet simplicity. Such was the strength of the designer’s spring collection.

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2013

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2013

The designer presented a smart-and-studied lineup of wearable looks that had her easy-chic signature written all over them.

Vanessa Bruno RTW Spring 2013

Vanessa Bruno RTW Spring 2013

Androgynous tailoring met antiquated charm in the designer’s collection.

Backstage at Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2012

Backstage at Vanessa Bruno Fall 2012

WWD went behind the scenes at the fall show.

Vanessa Bruno RTW Spring 2012

Vanessa Bruno RTW Spring 2012

Mary Quant, Holly Hobbie and a pinch of Courrèges went into the mixer in this cute contemporary take on the Swinging Sixties.

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2011

Vanessa Bruno RTW Fall 2011

The designer channeled the East European peasant in this delicately rustic, romantic collection.