PODIUM ITALIA

Spring-summer 2014

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Bright colors in a variety of combinations, from monochrome to watercolors, from the surrealistic prints to the strict geometric patterns, will dominate this season’s collections. Flowers, polka dots, zigzags, and all sorts of frills, flounces and pleating are very trendy this spring. There are some elements of sport chic, neo-classic, and romance within this new interpretation. The key trends of Spring-Summer 2014 are contrasting decorative trim, lace, and transparent fabrics. The must-haves of this season are: matte leather, gradient effects, and perforation.

Men in the new season will appreciate the luxury of classic suits, casual and sport suits. Straight silhouettes, cropped pants, close-fitting shirts, polo shirts, classic jackets, leather jackets, and comfortable moccasins and sleepers will be very popular this summer. Pastel shades or traditional black and whites will be mixed with bright accents. Handmade prints with rich décor will predominate.

ANGELO GALASSO

The Angelo Galasso collection is haute couture for men who like to be in the spotlight. The Italian desire for chic is shown in the most expensive materials and boldest designs. Famous watch-cuff shirts, exclusive shirts, plain and with trendy prints, classic jackets, straight and skinny pants, luxury suits, jackets and cardigans, jeans, and blazers are represented in the new collection. Stylish shoes, loafers, and leather moccasins finish the look. Special attention is paid to the details: mother of pearl, gold, and precious stones are used as decoration. The main fabrics are silk velvet, cotton, fine wool, tweed, linen, and suede.

BALENCIAGA 

In the spring- summer 2014 collection, Alexander Wang uses a restrained color palette, architectural silhouettes, complex cuts, and high-tech materials. Leather dresses decorated with elegant perforations and imprinted embroidery tops that must be combined with trousers and Basques are made of many small printed fabrics. According to the designer, mini-shorts with high waists, sleeveless mini dresses, cropped jackets with rounded shelves, tops with raglan sleeves, trapeze skirts, and cropped pants will be very popular this spring. This seasons trends are sporty styles, transparent fabrics, Basques, origami cuts, and leather. Colors: black, white, powdery pink, and pastel blue-green. Accessories: light leather travel bags, sunglasses with metal-frames, and big necklaces.

BCBGMAXAZRIA 

According designers, this new season is the modern interpretation of classic style, and natural city images. White cotton shirts or white shirts with floral prints have become the basis of the collection. Max Azria offers ready-to-wear dresses, shirts, jackets, suits, elegant dresses, cropped tops, skirts and trousers. Monotony and pastel colors are in harmony with relevant prints – flowers, snakes, and gradients. Details: cuffs instead of belts, Basques, exquisite embroidery and transparent inserts. Chiffon, organza, cotton, silk, and wool are the main fabrics. The collection of accessories is represented by high-heeled sandals, handbags and clutches.

BILLIONAIRE

The new season’s collection traditionally reflects a philosophy of luxury and uniqueness. This style is designed for men who are accustomed to luxury. The spring and summer Billionaire Couture collection guarantees comfort, providing a thoughtful choice of fabrics – cotton, silk, linen, thin jersey, and denim. In spring and summer the designers will offer shirts, jackets, suits, pants, summer jackets, with matching colored shirts, jackets, jeans, ties and scarves. The predominant color is navy. Shades of steel and bright accents of red are also very trendy, as well as prints: game of black and white, bright blue with white stripes or red and black zigzags.

BURBERRY 

Burberry’s designers dynamically use one of the main trends this spring – lace. Pencil skirts and weightless cocktail dresses, made from lace, match soft cashmere cardigans, knitted tops, light oversized coats, jumpers, and white summer jackets. The main prints are polka dots and black-and-white stripes. The main colors of this collection are pastel pink, mint, purple, and yellow diversifying the coming summer shades of brown – coffee and almond, black, gray, white, and burgundy. In the accessories line are clutches, some with fur, long scarves, sandals with a broad band of different colors, from white to deep green, with a strap around the ankle, and an open toe.

CASTANGIA  

Urban style is in perfect harmony with the elements of sport and casual style. In the new season designers offer traditional classic suits, shirts, light jackets made out of cotton and leather, narrow pants, classic shoes and moccasins, leather travel bags, ties, belts and sunglasses. This allows you to create the solid and original image of a successful modern man. Respectability in this collection is emphasized with noble colors – gray, beige, white, khaki, and blue, with occasional touches of bright colors.

CORNELIANI 

The Spring-Summer 2014 collection offers knitted sweaters with decorative perforations and wide necklines, straight and slightly flared lnee length dresses, linen tunics with an asymmetrical front zip, and stylish jackets. Spring colors, summer fabrics, and wide necklines bring lightness and freshness this season’s collection. According to Corneliani, the main colors of this spring and summer are deep dark blue, steel, white and beige. The main fabrics are linen and knitwear. Hats, sandals, gladiators, retro handbags, sunglasses and, elegant swimwear, represent the accessories line.

EMILIO PUCCI

This spring, the designers have combined a sporty and comfortable style with luxury decorations. The always-recognizable Emilio Pucci style is decorated with more modern and brighter elements, contributing a novelty and colorfulness to the season. Jumpsuits and wide palazzo pants, jackets and light loose dresses, mini-skirts and jackets embroidered in ethnic styles, skirts and maxi dresses are presented in this collection. Everything looks sexy, feminine, and well combined. The main details are beaded decorations and original inserts on dresses. Among the many bright colors, blue and orange stand out.

EMPORIO ARMANI

According to Giorgio Armani, the main trends of this season will be pastel colors and relaxed silhouettes. Spring and summer over-the-knee dresses, trouser suits, cocktail dresses, flowing silhouettes, elegant jumpsuits, and bright colorful jackets, are perfectly combined with silk trousers and dresses with prints. Soft jackets made out of high-tech fabrics harmonize with narrow double pleat trousers. For the evening, Emporio Armani offers amazing asymmetrical cut dresses made out of delicate pearl silk and organza with exquisite watercolor prints. The colors of this season are dusty pink, blue, silver and pistachio. The main accents are floral patterns with embroidery in the Baroque style. Accessories: scarves, shoes, practical handbags, jewelry.

ERMANNO SCERVINO

Multi-functional and at the same time luxurious, Italian style is reflected in perfect suits for everyday looks: jumpsuits, cashmere cardigans, feminine dresses, simple suits, tops, skirts, trousers and mini-dresses. For the exquisite evening there are beautiful gowns decorated with Swarovski crystals, embroidery, and satin inserts. Ermanno Scervino’s new collection is created in gentle soft colors, perfect for the spring and summer season. Pure shades of satin and silk – yellow, mint, blue, and pearl.

FAY

The Italian brand Fay presents a playful and positive vision of the spring and summer of 2014. Fay’s designers are betting on bright cartoon prints and ironic colors. This is a special Italian style for those who are young and bold, designed to create unique images: a lot of mini skirts, flying dresses, narrowed trousers, and elegant tops. Details of the collection: silhouettes of the ’70s, textured pockets, original decor, and a combination of modern fabrics and fashion ideas from the past.

FRANCESCA PICCINI

The Italian brand Fay presents a playful and positive vision of the spring and summer of 2014. Fay’s designers are betting on bright cartoon prints and ironic colors. This is a special Italian style for those who are young and bold, designed to create unique images: a lot of mini skirts, flying dresses, narrowed trousers, and elegant tops. Details of the collection: silhouettes of the ’70s, textured pockets, original decor, and a combination of modern fabrics and fashion ideas from the past.

GIORGIO GRATI

A characteristic feature, perfect quality, is a basis of this spring-summer 2014 collection. All creations are impeccable and stylish, and add charisma and charm to the modern woman. There are classic trousers, straight and narrowed, blouses and shirts in pastel colors, jackets with printed patterns, elegant tops and midi skirts, cardigans, and summer coats. The GG di Giorgio Grati line is for the plus size woman. Line Precious is for those who prefer a youth style, with elements of glamor.

GIUZEPPE ZANOTTI 

This spring-summer 2014 collection of shoes offers a wide range of models and colors. Shoes are featured with open-toes, high-heels, wedge ankle boots with gold buckles, ankle boots with open toes in combination with massive buckles and silver inserts, and boots with decorative cutouts on their high metallic heels. For an evening out, the designers offer shoes covered with sparkling crystals of zirconium or classic black pumps with decorative buckles and white stones. For lovers of more open models, there are sandals with silver decorations or patent leather shoes with gold bracelets around the ankle. Ironic accents include fringe, rivets, ribbons, rhinestones, and decorative zippers. The original characteristics of this collection are shiny gold and silver colors, stones and buckles, and laces. The main colors are active red, black and white, blue, purple, lilac, and burgundy.

GRAN SASSO 

For the production of the spring-summer 2014 collection, GRAN SASSO used only natural fabrics such as cotton, silk, linen, and blended fiber denim. The brand’s philosophy is emphasized by a number of perfect and elegant items for every day: cardigans, polo shirts, pullovers, tops, blouses and shirts. Basic colors of the spring and summer 2014 are earth, sky, and fresh greens: white, sand, gray, brown, blue, pale pink, and lemon. As a light contrast, the designers offered olive or purple hues in different combinations.

HOSS INTROPIA 

This season’s designers offer the mood of bright summer, which consists of trendy shades of mint, pastel pink, red, and black and white. A distinctive feature of the brand is a wide range of items for daily images: almost weightless and light pullovers and sweaters, mini skirts, cardigans and tops, tunics, and loose flying dresses. Lace is becoming one of the leading trends of this spring. Warm knitwear is also very popular this spring. For special occasions, there are cocktail and evening dresses made out of silk, chiffon and laces. Accessories: high heeled ankle boots and massive plastic and metal necklaces.

JACOB COHEN 

This new season’s collection includes traditional straight jeans made out of high quality cotton. The trendy effects of degrade are manifested in soft transitions from light blue to ashy white. Ease of cutting and a “breathable” fabric makes Jacob Cohen jeans the indispensable option with which to create an urban image this season. Traditional accents include branded buttons, five functional pockets, an embroidered logo, and bright inserts on the pockets. Calm blue, deep blue, and smoky gray colors have small washed effects on the pockets and knees.

JO NO FUI

The impression of the Spring-Summer 2014 collection of the Italian brand Jo No Fui is: ironic, interesting, and original. Structural silhouette dresses, suits, trousers, skirts, and tops are reminiscent of the futuristic fantasies of the 60s. Pastel colors, consisting of mint, sky blue, white, and steel grey give the collection softness and femininity. Another part of the collection consists of romantic suits and dresses with prints and bright colors – orange, red, purple, and blue with transparent inserts. The main print of this collection is the circle. The key details are slits and layering.

MONCLER

Moncler is a synthesis of elegance, beauty and comfort. The spring – summer 2014 collection includes light clothes, summer shoes, and hats. There are sandals, dresses, hats and swimsuits. The main colors are natural with bright accents. Particular attention is paid to the accessories: jewelry, watches, sunglasses, and handbags.

The distinctive accents of the menswear line include pockets, contrasting inserts in orange and burgundy colors, and the combination of jacquard patterns and camouflage.

PATRIZIA PEPE

This summer, the designers and stylists appeal to China’s tastes. Urban chic with glamorous asymmetrical contrasts and details reminds us of the culture and traditions of mysterious Asia. Around the main color of the collection – white, there is peony pink, plum, purple, aquamarine, pearl, and Indigo Ocean. Femininity in harmony with sporty style, colorful dresses, tunics with prints, colored tops, and light pants. Accents are made of pleats, ruffles, large polka dots, and blurred watercolor prints. Delicate white lace coexists with dense cotton khaki, knitted sweaters with leather skirts, and black cocktail dresses with denim vests. Shoes – high heels pumps with prints and summer boots.

PAUL & JOE

The Paul & Joe spring-summer 2014 collection represents impeccable French taste and unique style: bustier dresses, wrap-dresses, cropped tops, pants, light jackets, swimsuits, shirts, blouses, skirts with ruffles, trendy tunics and luxurious gowns. Close attention is paid to summer accessories: wide-brimmed hats, sunglasses, elegant sandals with straps, and bright colored bags. The main colors of this collection are sky blue, white, mustard, gray, and deep black. Prints: stripe, floral, zigzag, brand logo.

PINKO

The subject of the new collection of the Italian brand Pinko is pop art, irony, and frivolity. Bright colors and prints, easy and relaxed silhouettes, slightly retro – chic are the hottest trends for Spring-Summer 2014 and are represented in skirts, pants, shirts, shorts with prints, jackets, shiny tops and dresses. Decoration plays the main role in the collection. The insertion of chiffon, cell, gold sequins, riveting, delicate perforations, unusual neck lines, armholes and even waists, contrasts with the textures of fabrics and washed denim. Stylistic highlights include belts, clutches with stones, leather weaves with leather flowers, black sandals and black and white pumps.

RED VALENTINO

Flowers and ballet inspire this new spring-summer 2014 collection. Fresh and extraordinary are the main favorites of the spring. The stylish ideas of this season are light spring coats with three-quarter sleeves, small floral patterns, elegant tops, flirty dresses with full skirts showing retro charm. The key components of the collection are floral patterns, images of butterflies, black and white umbrellas, and colorful applications of leather. The main colors are black and white, shades of gray, pastel yellow and beige. Details: embroidery, Basques, collars and frills. These mages are complemented by flat shoes.

RICK OWENS

Rick Owens continues to follow to his own style in his new collection – “glange,” that means a mixture of glamor and grunge. These are democratic clothes for strong and freedom-loving women. The heroine of this collection prefers an active lifestyle, travels a lot, and is not afraid to show her individuality. Shades of this collection are classic black, beige, olive, gray, and white. Silhouettes – mostly straight cut, complex and asymmetrical. There are dresses, tunics, leather jackets, boxer shorts and mini-skirts in this collection. The main fabrics are thin jersey and leather. Shoes – matching boots without heels.

ROBERTO CAVALLI

The inspiration for this spring-summer 2014 collection was the golden age of Hollywood, with its craving for luxury and femininity. Flowing dresses with slits, chic leather jackets, cocktail dresses, evening gowns, leather pants with rich decorations, shawls and fur boas, and a rich palette of accessories – will be popular this summer. The colors and prints from Roberto Cavalli leave a pleasant impression in shades of white gold and powdery black and white. Traditionally, printed snakeskin is featured in different items, sometimes in a “blurred” version. Expensive fabrics emphasize the luxury of summer: silk, chiffon, organza, leather, and velvet. Decorations: elegant dresses generously showered with stones and fringed tunics supplemented by chains. The footwear and accessories lines present necklaces with large birds, chains with tassels, fringe, sandals, and knee-length boots with a plurality of thin straps, tassels and fringe.

The menswear line is unique in its use of colors, details and accents. There are embroidered shirts, light slacks, blazers and jackets in this collection.

SALVATORE FERRAGAMO 

The main colors of the Salvatore Ferragamo Spring-Summer 2014 collection are white, cream, beige, sand, khaki, and shades of indigo. Chiffon tops, silk dresses, skirts and pants made out of cotton, and wool suits are created in this palette. A harmonious mix of masculine style and incredible femininity attracts attention. There are shorts, leather jackets, bomber jackets, leather coats with snakeskin prints, jackets with bulky shoulders, and cropped pants with sweatshirts. Mini – shirts and blazers are combined with pleated skirts. The ideal option for walking is an elongated jacket with a short skirt or tight white pants. Coats and jackets are worn with belts or corsets that emphasize the waist. The details of collection are big buttons and metal zippers, matte leather beige shades, and delicate pleating.

SERGIO ROSSI

The Sergio Rossi collection conditionally reflects two themes inspired by images from the 70s: the natural world and the kaleidoscope effect. New shapes and decorations were created that way. Animal prints and carved grape leaves contrast with crystals and geometric prints having a 3D effect. Sandals, low and high heel boots, and pumps are shinning in amazing shades of red, gold, and silver. Pumps look amazing with gold and red perforations and inlaid with precious stones. Details: elegant ankle “bracelets”, straps around the leg, round buckles, and textured heels. Materials: bamboo, metal, leather, suede.

ST. JOHN

St John Spring-Summer 2014 collection is full of elegance and charming strict luxury. A comparison of contrasting silhouettes and combinations of spacious and narrower forms creates classic images. Stylish dresses, loose shirts, form-fitting pullovers, short pants, classic white shirts, maxi dresses, tunics, tops cardigans, and capes are featured. Details: Basques, wide belts, corsets, belts, and bows. Accents: large and small polka dots, and checks. Fabrics: thin jersey, silk, cotton, wool, and linen. Colors: red, black, white, gray, and coffee.

TEMPERLEY LONDON

Delicate rosebuds, large orchid flowers, printed appliques and leopard prints play a key role in the new Alice Temperley collection for spring-summer 2014. Inspired by female sensuality and beauty, the designer creates romantic dresses in a rich palette of shades of pink. The main components of the image – structured silhouettes, sophisticated styles, flowing forms, and the effect of the retro style. There are also cozy light jackets and evening gowns with exaggerated waistlines, flared skirts and short coats, skirts, thin sweaters and capes. Details: delicate embroidery, sparkling rhinestones and sequins, decorative prints of cherry blossoms, many layers of organza, flounces, intricate draping, silk and satin fabrics, and transparency.

TOD`S

Alessandra Facchinetti, the creative designer of Tod’s, created this collection according to the traditions of the Italian fashion house, putting the emphasis on leather products. White, dark orange, and burgundy leather skirts, light shaded leather dresses, and jackets are made out of gray leather. In addition, there are voluminous shirts, capes, jumpsuits, jackets, and shorts. Flat shoes and bags of different shapes and sizes are represented in the accessories line. At the center of attention are perforations – very trendy this season. The colors of this collection are gray, powdery, burgundy, orange, brick red, white, and black.

The Tod’s Ferrari spring-summer 2014 line offers traditional spike moccasins in spectacular colors: burgundy, brick, brown, blue, and black. Complementing the image are elegant wallets of traditional and classical designs with decorative contrasting trim.

TORY BURCH

Alessandra Facchinetti, the creative designer of Tod’s, created this collection according to the traditions of the Italian fashion house, putting the emphasis on leather products. White, dark orange, and burgundy leather skirts, light shaded leather dresses, and jackets are made out of gray leather. In addition, there are voluminous shirts, capes, jumpsuits, jackets, and shorts. Flat shoes and bags of different shapes and sizes are represented in the accessories line. At the center of attention are perforations – very trendy this season. The colors of this collection are gray, powdery, burgundy, orange, brick red, white, and black.

The Tod’s Ferrari spring-summer 2014 line offers traditional spike moccasins in spectacular colors: burgundy, brick, brown, blue, and black. Complementing the image are elegant wallets of traditional and classical designs with decorative contrasting trim.

VALENTINO

The main theme of this new collection is the ethnic motifs that clearly manifest themselves in the embroidery and edging of dresses, blouses and jackets. Valentino Spring-Summer 2014 is recognizable, thanks to the silhouettes and shapes: dresses with a high waists, closed necklines, maxi or midi skirts, short A-line dresses, cropped jackets with rounded shoulders, and skirts with frill. Variations on traditional classics – in a variety of shades and filigree decor reflect Moroccan aesthetics: prints, the smallest beads and a lot of gold and fringe. Tunics, dresses with high waists in the spirit of traditional Moroccan djellaba, dresses, coats, long Bedouin tunics, short robes and slacks. Elegant plain blouses appear in dark colors – emerald, burgundy, and chocolate. Particular attention is paid to lacey long dresses. Fabrics: silk, chiffon, satin, brocade, and suede. Colors: deep blue and blue-green, sand, and dark reds.

VERSACE

According to Donatella Versace, the spring-summer 2014 collection is ambiguous and bold. Denim jackets with lurex, transparent shirts in combination with tight black skirts, tight pants, complete with black shirts, thin leather jackets, shorts and pencil skirts with binding band tops, and wide leather belts with metal buckles are branded with the image Medusa Versace. The more romantic part of the collection consists of short dresses made out of corrugated tulle, colorful maxi- shirts, and chiffon mini dress with floral motifs that are repeated on t-shirts. The rocker part of the collection presents leather skirts, jackets, shorts, and bomber jackets and tops with complementing chains. Evening gowns are made out of flowing fabrics, with beautiful draperies and necklines. Accents: asymmetrical lines, transparent parts, lace, glitter and silver metal mesh. Colors: neon yellow, purple, blue and green shades, black, white, and purple. Accessories: chains with the emblem of Versace House, bandanas, and black and silver colors. Shoes: high heel sandals with wide binding.

The Versace Collection for the new season is light and presents images of pure color. There are midi dresses, tight pants, tops, jackets, shirts and summer coats in the summer collection. Large mosaics of black and white, stripes , and zigzags are the main prints of this season. Accents: Versace prints, large bags, and form-fitting silhouettes. Color palette: blue, orange, canary yellow, olive, and purple.

VICINI

In the new season of this legendary brand presents the elegant shoe without the slightest hint of unisex style. All the collection’s items, decorations, and colors emphasize the femininity of the image. The main idea is constant comfort in the afternoon and timeless classicism in the evening. Included are sandals with thin straps, open toe ankle boots, clogs and sandals, ballet flats, and summer boots. The colors of this collection are pastel blue, yellow, and beige. Bright accents of red, blue, and orange, contrast with timeless classics in black and white.

WHO IS WHO 

The Who Is Who spring-summer 2014 collection consists of bright and sunny images. The most iconic trends of the season are sporty glamor, extraordinary colors, and floral prints with elegant decorations. The summer holiday theme is shown in the watercolor patterns of short dresses, skirts, slacks, suits, tops and clutches. For evenings out there are elegant white maxi dresses with spectacular decorations. There are mini skirts in sport styles or pleated shorts, Bermuda shorts, tops and shirts, and tunics in this collection. Accessories support the selected image: beach bags, wide hats, high heels with original front cuts, bright clutches, and belts. The colors of this collection are white, green, yellow, black, red, blue, blue, and orange.

WOLFORD

The impressive and elegant Wolford Spring Summer 2014 collection includes refined lingerie, providing comfort, perfect fitting outerwear, stylish form-fitting dresses, and gorgeous swimwear, emphasizing the dignity of the figure perfectly. A simple opportunity to be irresistible.