If you follow to prominent fashion weeks of the brands for Spring\Summer or Winter\Fall collections, you must be accustoming to ‘Resort’ collections of them as well. So, what did we learn from resort collections of 2019?
For those who don’t know, we can sum up the resort collection as a preparation stage for the main season at May and June. These collections are consisted of spacious designs for holiday season so the designers have more free collections comparing to standard ones. The platforms to tender the collections are as well effected by that freedom air which is a great satisfaction for fashion followers, just as the inspirations from Cuba, Brazil or Far East. While the freedom air breezes at the runways, the collections carry the hints of what will the high end fashion followers will wear at the beach parties.
Well, what does the recently debuted 2019 Resort collections tell us? Let’s take a close look…
MICHELE TALE OF GUCCI
Gucci has Alessandro Michele who has a strong mind enough to combine unique ideas with her special fashion sense to inebriate us, and both of them has satisfied us this time. Gucci hosted guests at the Southern France to entertain us with alternative and vivid colours on the models dull and lifeless expressions. At the end of the fashion, Elton John surprised the guests on the piano with a breathtaking recital.
THE REMARKABLE LOUIS VUITTON COLLECTION
Louis Vuitton has chosen to present the resort collection at modern art museum Fondation Maeght of a little Medieval Town, Saint Paul de Vence which all the guests has liked the show. The most outstanding details of the collection are welding goggles alike transparent glasses, striking thigh high boots with thick and vulgar soles, stylish accessories, hat and ecru and white dominated designs with wide shoulders and embellished details.
MEXICAN BREEZE AT THE DIOR
The inspiration point of rainy Christian Dior fashion show was Mexican female rodeo riders. Even, the designer of the brand Maria Grazia Chiuri opened and ended the fashion show with a special cerography with eight Dior women at the exclusive runway. Of course every piece of the collection has reflected Mexican tunes the best way possible. The pieces to salute the riding hats, elegant cuts that gets their share from every tone of brown and cream, maxi dresses and skirts completed with thick corsage-like-belts and perfectly matching ties got the thumbs up of the fashion lovers.
HOIST ANCHOR WITH CHANEL
Known with turning every fashion show into a spectacle, Karl Lagerfeld turned the Grand Palais into a ship named after the founder of the brand Gabrielle Chanel’s summer house to sail for 2018 Resort Collection. Matching with the décor, the designs were of course consisted of marine breeze with white, dark blue and stripes. The designer managed to gain attraction with red details and didn’t neglect to include Chanel logo, sailor beret and classical tweed suits.
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