Last month saw the beginning of worldwide fashion weeks—from London to Milan, the amount of creativity and energy translated into the designs and creations are exciting and refreshing! Not stopping there, we have also seen numerous of first looks from luxurious fashion brands, the latest ad campaigns and which famous celebrities have become the latest brand ambassadors. So sit back and slide through the pictures to read what you might have missed out on from the glitzy fashion industry.
Sergio Rossi’s new collection
The Italian footwear brand recently released their Right Shoes for Award Season that comes in modern squared toe with a geometrical heel from 6cm up to 10cm in elegant metallic leather or embellished with shining strass. We are award ready!
Style Guide: Robert Pattinson in Dior
Actor Robert Pattinson was decked out in Dior Homme for the photo call of his new movie ‘The Lost City of Z’ in Berlin. The heartthrob wore a black wool crop zipped sweater and a white cotton poplin shirt. J’adore!
Lekat at London Fashion Week
Local fashion brand LEKAT by Amanda Amanda Indah Lestari made its appearance during last week’s 2017 London Fashion Week. The brand, known for using handwoven textile (tenun) from Beduy, West Java, presented 24 outfits entitled "Moments: Reserved" and was showcased in the Fashion Scout show, a platform for emerging international fashion designers.
Milan Fashion Week: Gucci
Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele opt for “The Alchemist's Garden: An Anti-Modern Laboratory” as the theme of Gucci’s new men's and women's Fall/Winter '17 fashion show. The collection was inspired both from the past and what the future may look like.
The 120 pieces sport a lot of unique accessories, such as headband, nose-ring, umbrella and head mask, while glitter, prints with insects and illustrations made its way on the stage with clothing ranging from body suits, pantsuit, skirts and long coats to suits, floral wedding gown and breathtaking long gown. Don’t forget the street-style and punk rock outfits as well!
Tilda Swinton x Gentle Monster
Hollywood icon Tilda Swinton has teamed up with Korean eyewear brand Gentle Monster for an exclusive sunglasses collection, which includes 3 styles: two are available in chunky frames while the other comes in a sleeker, frameless option.
Aston Martin x Hackett
Two British brands teamed up once again for a special capsule collection for Spring/Summer 2017 where it is inspired by Aston Martin’s newly launched AM37 speedboat and the legendary sportscar DB11. The collection feature a hodgepodge of parka, suede blouson and cashmere zip sweater.
Fifty Shades of Cartier
Actress Dakota Johnson was spotted wearing Cartier’s 18k white gold and diamonds necklace along with Panthère de Cartier ring during Fifty Shades Darker’s London premiere. Don’t you just adore the look!
Bella x Tag Heur
Bella is unstoppable and kept on making news in our fashion roundup! The supermodel of the year was again tapped by giant brand. The Swiss watch brand TAG Heuer named Bella Hadid its new female face to allow the brand to reconnects with the young generation. We think the brand’s tagline #DontCrackUnderPressure fits Bella perfectly.
Fendi launch ‘F is for…’
Aiming to attract more and more millennials, luxury fashion brand Fendi recently launched a new digital platform called ‘F is for’. The brand described it as “a digital platform made by millennials for millennials to share contents but most of all experiences that are relevant for this generation and to convey the FENDI DNA in a very authentic and innovative way”. You can watch the video here.
Dolce & Gabbana new abaya collection
Luxury fashion house launched its second capsule abaya collection after its inception last year. The abaya collection features pattern, similar colour palette like last year and Sicilian floral prints. Don’t you just love them?
NYFW Highlights: Oscar de la Renta
Oscar de la Renta’s Fall/Winter 17 collection featured sequins and metallic across long coats, dress and pantsuit with black, white and red hues domination. Feminine and elegant!
NYFW Highlights: Coach
Coach presented a cool and heavy Fall/Winter collection by Stuart Vevers. The fashion show featured vintage clothing in natural colours like overcoats, varsity jackets, bombers and parks both in menswear and womenswear. The new collection blends wild side of New York and old school hip-hop.
NYFW Highlights: Anniesa Hasibuan
Indonesia’s very own designer Anniesa Hasibuan returned with another sterling fashion show that again paid tribute to hijab during the recent NYFW Fall/Winter 2017. Not only that, the designer also made statement by casting all-immigrant models on the runway that donned her 48 pieces on the stage. "Difference is not something to be afraid of—it's something you should embrace,” said Anniesa.
NYFW Highlights: Michael Kors
Michael Kors translated strength and eloquent in its Fall/Winter collection as presented in the recent New York Fashion Week. Models strutted on the runway donning tailored silhouettes, deconstructed cuts, leather and the season's must-have accessories along with plaids, trenches and plenty of furs. The highlight among the collection is Michael Kors became the first designer to put a plus size model on the runway. Yes!
Burberry’s Valentine Gift
British luxury fashion house has released Valentine’s Day gifts inspirations! For her the brand has gorgeous cashmere scarf and for him stylish rucksack fit for every occasion!
Google’s Live Access to Fashion Weeks
Google just launch a feature that will grant internet users live access, such as runway images, live streaming and other fashion-related content direct from the Fashion Week in New York, London, Milan and Paris. Marc Jacobs, Carolina Herrera, Burberry, Gucci and Louis Vuitton are select brands that have agreed to share their content publically.
Bella Hadid x Bulgari
The model of the year Bella Hadid has again made front-page! This time the supermodel has been tapped as Bulgari’s the new ambassador for Bulgari's accessory line. The twenty-year-old supermodel will unveil the Fall/Winter 2017 line during the upcoming Milan Fashion week.
Frances Bean Cobain X Marc Jacobs
With her influential parents—the late Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love—it’s no surprise why Frances Bean Cobain is tapped as Marc Jacobs’ latest face for spring / summer 2017. The designer took to Instagram to share the story stating that he always wanted to work with Frances since he met her for the first time when little Frances was only 2 years old. The black-and-white image is photographed by David Sims.
Fendi presents the ABClick, a new alphabet set made up of 26 letters: jewel-charms embellished with a touch of fur. The Fendi ABClick allow one to personalise any look, thanks to the innovative hook which can be attached to necklaces, bags, Strap You, wallets shoes, or any other item, with a simple “click”.
Berluti Spring Summer 2017 Collection
Berluti celebrates the upcoming summer with launching a new collection of poolside cocktail party featuring bags, shoes, belts and accessories. The new collection’s silhouettes showed a relaxed, well-groomed wardrobe that combines freedom of movement and elegance that define the luxurious label.
Highlights from New York Fashion Week Men’s
The New York Fashion Week Men’s kicked off from January 30 to February 2 and is filled with camo prints and a dose of protest signs voicing the country’s current mood. For example, Robert James offered sportswear blends with militant design resulting in Camo prints and moody colours. The models were also seen holding protests with signs that included #RefugeesWelcome. Robert Geller also offered similar clothing design in his 10th anniversary but wrapped his models in ski masks. Meanwhile, Hugo Boss features drape and texture with trench coats, oversized trousers, zipped-up sweaters and baggy blazers clearly inspired from the 1980s.
Lady Gaga for Tiffany & Co
Not only performing at the upcoming Superbowl half-time, the talented singer and actress Lady Gaga will also debut as Tiffany & Co’s new spring campaign face, scheduled to be screen during the event. The black-and-white video, shot by David Sims, shows Lady Gaga channelling Audrey Hepburn while donning a turtleneck and classic bun and flaunting the brand’s charming jewellery.
Kim and Kanye’s Kids Line
Haven’t they got them all? Making the announcement on Tuesday night on Snapchat, the duo shared their three-year-old daughter North West’s pic wearing a Yeezy shearling coat. This is not surprising since Kim already owns a Kardashian Kids line with her sisters and Kanye recently downsized his label to fit the little ones.
Photo Credits: Marc Jacobs, Getty Images, Berluti, Fendi, Tiffany & Co, Kim Kardashian
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