For Fall 2011 Miu Miu added a contemporary twist to vintage 40′s silhouettes, parading pencil skirts and collared tops uplifted by large obi-like belts and fur boleros. A few floral and wistful prints were thrown into the mix, accessorized with clutches and glitter socks under bright strappy...

Excuse me for this moment of bluntness: Miu Miu should consider "refreshing" its handbag team. I'm not saying that the Miu Miu Spring 2012 handbags are bad; they're not. They're fine for the very narrow look of this runway show, but they're not particularly relevant to anything beyond it,...

Marcus Kan's coverage of menswear fashion weeks continues with a Paris Spring 2012 fashion week wrap-up. For more detailed coverage visit his blog a la mode. By Marcus Kan Paris Fashion Week is finally over and now let's take a little recap my favorite shows. Thierry Mugler Spring 2012...

You can dressed up, glam, blinged, but at the end of the day what do you slip into? Levi's showed their offerings Spring 2012 at a party on the West Side of Manhattan. Edgy installations of bicycles, canoe and garden vignettes, showed off new looks for the season. Ethically produced and...

One of my favorite patterns for spring is polka dots! Polka dots can add a fun touch to an otherwise ordinary look. You can wear polka dots from head to toe, or add a subtle touch of polka dots by wearing a cute accessory, such as a pair of shoes or a bracelet. You can play with color, or...

Deluxe 2012 Polka Dot Shirts Offering the expert tailoring of traditional menswear alongside the functionality and comfort of streetwear, Tokyo's Deluxe presents a trio of polka-dotted button-downs for the transition from summer to fall. Coming in red, blue and black, the shirts see white...

Moschinodesigner Rosella Jardini looked to Spanish culture to inspire the brand's Spring 2012 collection, evoking flamenco dancers and bull fighters in each look. Almost literal adaptations of historical costumes were modernized with the addition of embroidery, sequins, patches, and varying...

Riccardo Tisci of Givenchyproposed restrained femininity and sharp tailored cuts for Spring 2012, offering a bevy of form fitting pants, blazers, button ups, and ruffled blouses in a subtle color palette of shell pink, onyx, optic white, and sand. Large shark tooth pendants dangled on long...

BCBG Max Azria left its safe predilections in the past, offering a series of easy separates and dresses in cool yet bright coral, emerald green, blue, citron, and lemongrass for Spring 2012: Silk chiffon, silk georgette, and silk crepe billowed down the runway on maxi dresses outfitted with...

Straying away from the age-old international jet setter representation, this season's Hermès woman is a trans-Saharan Bedouin whose wardrobe is the picture of chic functionality. Nomadic practicality was the call for the first batch of looks, with flowy white, robe-like frocks offset by...

 

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