Men’s Fashion Week – Milan – Spring/Summer 2019

Here are some of the key collections from the Milan menswear shows for spring/summer 2019.

Prada

Shorts were the main highlight from the Prada show. They were paired with and zipped necked tops and blazers in colours that clashed. Over-the-shoulder handbags were carried by the models who walked with confident purpose.

Neil Barrett

Yellow, brown and florals featured on lightweight trenches and sleek Hawaiian shirts. Also shown were leather short sleeve shirts. Shorts came as separates or as part of a matching floral two piece.

Marni

Familiar sports looks came out with models wearing loose fitting shirts and shorts. Many outfits mismatched with baseball sweaters and golf socks. A very casual relaxed show that was dubbed the ‘Marni Olympics’.

Fendi

The show took references from the 90s, especially with bucket hats with anorak and bomber style jackets. The predominate colours were black, brown and red. The FF Logo was printed more chunkier on shirts, trousers and jackets. a very cool luxe collection with a dark edge.

Versace

There was the return for the power suit but with a fresh reworked feel, placed over denim trousers and T-shirts with Versace printed headlines. Floral prints were mixed with wide legged jeans and mixed with neon’s. The collection was also shown along with a contemporary women’s collection.

Ermenegildo Zegna

The show was staged in an absolutely stunning location, outside the Palazzo Mondadori building, with a mirrored catwalk. The colours for the collection were pinks, yellows, blues and earth tones. There were tailored, jackets, bombers, parkas and florals.

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Milan F/W Fall Winter 2018/2019

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Gucci

The Gucci show featured 80s inspired suits, the New York Yankees logo on oversized bomber jackets and a tweed suit with NY monogrammed on it. There were also balaclavas in knit and lace and fringed embellished headpieces.

Prada 

The show had a wonderful mix of fluorescent hi-tech colours and sportswear and digital prints alongside very feminine elements, bows, flowers on tulle, sequins and corsetry. Prada’s standout pieces included strapless cocktail dresses, tweed skirts and amazing coats.

Fendi 

Silvia Venturi Fendi and Karl Lagerfeld’s collection featured skirt suits in prince of wales checks and slim tailored coats. They reintroduce the Fendi double-F logo which appeared over everything  from sweatshirts to tights to and baguette bags.

Moschino

The models were turned into Jackie Onassis and Marilyn Monroe lookalikes, the 1960s tailored cape and jacket skirt suits were the main feature of the show. Previewed at the Moschino show was Jeremy Scott’s collaboration with the illustrator Ben Frost, the selection ranged from t-shirts, jackets, caps, to covers for i-phone. The collection was animated by cartoon prints and ironic graphics that evoked pop-art.

No.21

The show opened with an embellished lingerie-like dress, worn with a parka. There were also mohair knits and lumberjack shirts worn with vinyl trousers and skirts in off-colour tones.  Notably, shrunken knits were worn with a military trouser with crystal stripes running down the side.

Tod’s

The collection of sporty leisurewear featured oversized fleeces, layered over hi tech fabric tops, worn with leather trousers and was tucked into shearling boots. Also featured soft leather in buttercup and toffee tones, leather shirt dresses and a suede tracksuit. Standout key pieces were patent leather coats, rain macs and parkas.

Sportsmax

There were wide shoulder puffer jackets, layered hi tech fabrics, sporty knitwear and jersey, contrasted with wool checks. We also saw pleated skirt and intarsia performance knitwear. Each silhouette came with a removable quilted hood, in bright yellow, green and colbalt blue on coats jackets and knitwear.

 

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Milan F/W Men’s Autumn/Winter 2018-19

Giorgio Armani

Tailoring was key at Armani’s show from blazers and workwear suits to shawl collar eveningwear in velvet, there were a total of 93 different looks in the whole collection. Bomber jackets and cuffed trousers, gave a more relaxed style, some of which were in velvet and faux fur coats.

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Milan Fashion Week Spring Summer 2018 Highlights

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Alberta Ferretti

Shiny silk lamé, Grecian dresses and jumpsuits graced the runway along with black swimsuits and bikinis which were cut-out in the back or had strings wrapped around the waist. The pastel trend was embraced with a collection of lamé blouses that were tied at the waist and paired with sharp trousers.

No 21

Opening the show, the collection encompassed lingerie-inspired silhouettes which were ultra-feminine, in shades of pink and nude, with feathers and touches of sparkle. There were also leather parkas layered on top and hoodies trimmed with crystals. As well as transparent black silk, burgundy leather and leopard print layered with translucent silk for the finale.

Gucci

The Gucci show had a retro theme, with glitter and sparkle, heritage tweed and 80s shoulders. A leather suit appliquéed with musical notes and a purple sequin suit with lime green snakes, had a 70s glam rock influences.

Prada

Spider motifs and distorted zebra and leopard prints were scattered throughout the collection. A jewelled panel studded coat was the standout piece. Of note accessories were studded brogues and pointed kitten heel slingbacks worn with printed knee-high socks.

Max Mara

Maxi skirts slashed into strips of fabric and worn with neat knitwear were followed by sharp jumpsuits. Printed on leather or a sand coloured trench coat were woven heritage logo motifs. Also floral spray prints appeared across suits, coats and bags.

Fendi

Light dresses and bowling skirts were worn with skinny knits, there was also a ribbon draped blouse and an off-the-shoulder denim dress. The green coat with flowers inlaid into the leather was a really great piece.

Sportmax

Cotton T-shirts were worn with full skirts gathered by sporty straps. Dresses and parkas had plant motif on them. The highlight was a white trench coat with oversized angled pockets. There was also a yellow jumpsuit and a bold green mac with strap fastenings.

Moschino

The collection encompassed incredible floral pieces as well ballet inspired outfits. Particularly the biker inspired ballerina. Model of the moment Kaia Gerber came out in a pale blue tutu, biker jacket, hat and boots.

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Men’s Fashion Week Videos

A selection of Men’s fashion week Spring/Summer 2018 videos are now up and ready to view in the video menu. To name just a few, there are collections from Dior Homme, Versace, Kenzo, Valentino and Fendi.

I really enjoyed viewing Kenzo’s show, Carol Lim and Humberto Leon brought a futuristic feel, with throw backs to previous decades.

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