Barbara Tfank was inspired by the opulence of Matisse’s “Odalisque” paintings, sending out a collection of timeless, effortless dresses in rich brocades and vibrant florals. Despite the sturdy look of some of her gilded fabrics, the silhouettes — A-line, full-skirted and column — were lightweight and had a flattering fit. It’s no wonder Adele and Michelle Obama are fans.

Barbara Tfank was inspired by the opulence of Matisse’s “Odalisque” paintings, sending out a collection of timeless, effortless dresses in rich brocades and vibrant florals. Despite the sturdy look of some of her gilded fabrics, the silhouettes — A-line, full-skirted and column — were lightweight and had a flattering fit. It’s no wonder Adele and Michelle Obama are fans.

To access this article, click here to subscribe or to log in.

To Read the Full Article
SUBSCRIBE NOW

Tap into our Global Network

Of Industry Leaders and Designers

load comments
blog comments powered by Disqus