Tag - Valentino

#FashionLoop – Starry dresses: Balmain vs Valentino

Here we are at the new appointment with #FashionLoop, the column dedicated to the ever-recurring cycles of fashion.

Today, as in the past, there is nothing new under the sun, or under the stars, if we consider the comparison between these two starry dresses: a vintage Balmain from the 50s and a super new Valentino haute couture spring summer 2015.

FashionLoop - Starry dress - Balmain Valentino

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Exhibition – The style of Valentina Cortese.

Until November 10th at Palazzo Morando, the costume museum of Milan, there’s “Valentina Cortese. Uno stile.“, the exhibition curated by Elisabetta Invernici and Antonio Zanoletti dedicated to the personal wardrobe belonging to one of the last Italian divas, Valentina Cortese.
Venezia, 1982 Ph Fiorenzo Niccoli
Venezia, 1982 – Ph: Fiorenzo Niccoli – source: ScenarioMag

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Fall Winter 2013 Trends – Floral? For “Winter”? Groundbreaking!

Floral? For Spring? Groundbreaking!
Every time Meryl Streep pronounces this line in the movie The Devil Wears Prada, she makes laugh all the fashionistas who love her sarcastic role of Miranda Priestly.
Needless to add that fashion bloggers “tragically” revive this joke once a year in March, when spring trend reports sprouting on the web. A spring or summer without flowers seems to be inconceivable for fashion designers.
This post, however, is part of a winter trend report series, so why do I speak about flowers and the spring? Let me explain it.

The scene from “The Devil wears Prada” 2006

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