Valentino offers a ruffle filled sequel to its spring line for pre-fall 2011. Worn by Caroline Brasch Nielsen who also starred in the label’s recent spring campaign, the collection features a floor length gowns and flirty skirts for the autumn season. Along with lace work and even a touch of animal print, the Valentino woman is emboldened for pre-fall.
Catching on to the looks by number trend, Louis Vuitton’s pre-fall 2011 collection is a story of dark retro glamour featuring a bevy of coats, scarves and a dark color palette of burgundy, navy and camel. With unusual accessories such as visors and garments which cover the face, the Louis Vuitton woman is anything but boring for the pre-fall season.
There is a certain charm about Balenciaga’s pre-fall 2011 collection which serves as the luxe successor to the spring 2011 show. Somewhat tough with structured silhouettes and tough plaid; any harshness is offset by luxurious jewel tones and furs accented by a wallpaper-esque backdrop.
Emilio Pucci brings color and print to its pre-fall 2011 line. In looks worn by Patricia van der Vliet, Pucci showcases a story of perfect draping and pattern play. Among a collection of billowing dresses and fitted gowns appears tailored separates with pants and blouses for a season of boldness.
The youthfully relaxed aesthetic of Alexander Wang’s pre-fall line is contrasted by a no fuss nature in the form of a monochromatic color palette and severe shapes. Edgy yet sleek, the Wang woman looks ready to take on the urban jungle for pre-fall.
Playing with prints and colors, the pre-fall 2011 collection from Proenza Schouler offers asymmetrical silhouettes. Juxtaposing the masculine and the feminine, Julia Stegner wears the label’s relaxed shapes and cool patterns for the new season.
Zac Posen gets a bevy of dark haired beauties to sport his pre-fall 2011 collection. Worn by Hilary Rhoda, Ruby Aldridge and others, the pre-fall line features skin-tight silhouettes, dynamic patterns and luxurious jackets for the perfect fall cover-up.
J. Mendel pairs its signature dress work with heavy jackets and vests for the pre-fall collection. Finding inspiration in the autumn hues of green, brown and black, elegance is key for the new season. Asymmetrical drapes and sheer fabrics combine for a story of sophisticated beauty.
Burberry pumps up the volume and color for its pre-fall 2011 collection. Featuring luxurious trenches cinched at the middle and puffy silhouettes, the latest pieces from the British label bring to the floor-length dresses and patterned pants to the forefront.
Rich autumn colors of orange, brown and red hues dominate the pre-fall collection from Diane von Furstenberg. Experimenting with color and proportion the clothing features the designer’s signature pattern work and wrap dresses with above the knee cuts.