11 October 2010

fashion week recap, milan

School has been absolutely crazy these past two weeks (ever since my birthday put me behind on a lot of readings I should've done) but I really wanted to finish up my fashion week recaps for the Spring/Summer 2011 collections. Milan was a great mixture of tailored and whimsical. I loved the playfulness with bold colours, but I also loved the neutrals, as always. Two of my favourites were Bottega Veneta and Emporio Armani - the collections are so wearable, yet bold and unique. I'm always amazed at what designers come up with, and how sometimes the simplest of outfits make the biggest impact. Fellow Canadian designers Dean and Dan Caten's line DSquared2 was one collection that completely blew me away - I had a hard time choosing just two outfits to showcase! Although, I'm loving the long, fierce gauze-like gowns of Roberto Cavalli just as much. Keep reading for the final installment, and my favourite place in the whole world: Paris!










Bottega Veneta | Moschino Cheap & Chic | DSquared2
Prada | Emporio Armani | Alberta Ferretti
Dolce & Gabbana | Emilio Pucci | Roberto Cavalli

15 comments:

  1. Looks great! Thanks for sharing. You've got a nice blog. I hope you will become a follower of my blog too?
    xoxo

    http://theonlyfashionprincess.blogspot.com

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  2. love the collection!

    thank you so much for the lovely comment you left on my blog!!!

    http://tiffanyssmallworld.blogspot.com

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  3. i LOVE of all of your picks! Moschino Cheap & Chic is so cheeky & i love the 70s feel at Pucci :)

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  4. The fit on that first dress is perfect.

    Love Grace.

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  5. Nice recap of the SS 11 RTW collections.
    Hope you visit my blog. I'll follow you if you follow me.

    http://mypretaporterblog.blogspot.com/

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  6. Im really loving the roberto cavalli collection. I think it's the excessive fringing, i just can't get enough of it!
    Rianna xxx

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  7. great pics! love the prada collection!
    i just bumped into your blog! i love it!

    xoxo from rome
    K.
    http://kcomekarolina.blogspot.com/

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  8. I want one of everything!!

    http://www.glamlatte.com

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  9. I Love This!!!)))Dresses are smart and beautiful)))
    I in delight!!! Nice blog)))

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  10. Great choices to feature, the orange Pucci is calling my name :)

    Ripped Nylon

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  11. hi babe. im so jealous you've been to paris. i bet there are so many lovely discoveries in that city. i see you are from Vancouver as well? Im currently in Calgary now temporarily. anyways, wanted to come say hi and thx for leaving the comment =)

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  12. aww fashion week is awesome. There's nothing like making new friends, and this is what I love the most here on blogger. Want to check on my blog ? I think we could follow each other, it would be so much fun, oh and perhaps if you have twitter you can add me too or facebook . What do you think? I would be so glad. Love, Jo

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  13. Love all the collections. Especially Dolce & Gabbana.

    http://red-soledfashionista.blogspot.com

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