Posts for May 2009
For Resort, Missoni kept things in step with the Fall 2009 collection by way of loose knits and casual layers. Global economic challenges might cause some to design with structure and severity, but for Missoni, a more relaxed response is preferred. In the Resort collection slouchy trousers, shorts and tunics make that message easy to decipher.
Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana face charges of more than a billion dollars in unpaid taxes and fines, due to allegations surrounding the sale of Dolce & Gabbana and D&G in 2004.
Lily Cole debuted her first major movie role at Cannes this weekend and was complimented for her performance.
Former Aquascutum ceo Kim Winser is rumored to be moving on to Versace, although, so far, Versace denies this to be true.
In case you haven't had your fill of studded and spiked footwear, Pour La Victoire has the market cornered this summer. Similar to Givenchy's Fall 2009 spiked sandal, the Pour La Victoire Tia spike heel is available at OAK and retails for just $348. If the combination of a 1" platform and 4 1/2" heel has you feeling nauseous, the brand is also selling studded (not spiked) sandals via OAK as well.
In the spirit of getting back to formality after a long three-day weekend, we bring you the best evening wear from the Fall 2009 season. Whether these frocks break fashion boundaries or simply call up classic silhouettes, we find them truly mesmorizing. Check out 125 frocks from Fall 2009 in the gallery below.
04/28/09. Sydney, Australia. Photos: Stefan Gosatti/Getty Images.