Bottega Veneta, once a second-tier brand at Gucci Group, has emerged as a point of strategic focus with forays into fine jewelry and home goods.
Designers raised the temperature in more ways than one for fall, showing tailored looks that had a steamy undercurrent or cozy knits just right for a snow day.
Designers were playing with young ideas and looks for fall — at their best when rendered with a fresh sophistication.
Raf Simons may have beat men’s wear rival Hedi Slimane in the race to do women’s wear first.
As the London collections continued, certain designers were using jewel tones, sometimes in bold combinations, while others relied on the force of neutrals, such as pairings of black and gray, to make an impact.
Elle apparently isn’t the only magazine to have the idea of publishing a “green” issue to coincide with Earth Day.