Collection of Patterns – Designer Jonathan Saunders offered up a bevy of patterns and prints that take austere silhouettes into the new decade for his resort 2012 collection. Photographed by Blair Getz Mezibov, models Anais Pouliot, Kate King, Dempsey Stewart and Isaac embody the Saunders’ elegant vision with slick back hair hair by Adam Markarian and pale makeup by Lottie.
Ferragamo Flow – Salvatore Ferragamo’s resort 2012 collection offers an elegant sampling of daywear looks ranging from airy lightweight gowns to wide legged pants made for a walk on the beach. Pairing nautical accessories with savvy prints, the Ferragamo woman displays luxury at its best for the pre-spring season.
Colors of the Rainbow – Following up the video preview last week, House of Holland unveiled it’s first resort collection today starring Eliza Cummings in rainbow brights. Inspired by ’90s style, designer Henry Holland juxtaposes stripes, floral and skull prints for a fun yet savvy result. From asymmetrical cuts to floor length skirts, the House of Holland girl is a true world wide woman.
Tough Resort – Alexander McQueen’s resort 2012 collection found creative director Sarah Burton once again using militaristic accents for a collection of tough elegance. From delicate lace skirts to belted trenches, the McQueen woman exudes strength and beauty with detail orientated designs juxtaposed with strict structure.
Ferretti’s Clean Resort – Alberta Ferretti takes a detour from feminine dresses for a more relaxed and bohemian look for her resort 2012 collection. With crisp whites and bold hues of blue, red and turquoise, the Ferretti woman sports explosive patterns and loose-fitting trousers reminiscent of ’70s sportswear for an elegant yet wearable look.
Lovely Philosophy – Alberta Ferretti’s Philosophy collection finds a mature tone for the resort season with tailored pants, lace embellishments and nautical motifs in the form of stripes and navy. Modeled by Frida Aasen and Tali Lennox, lightweight outerwear and frilly dresses play to the little girl in us all.
Masculine Resort – Richard Chai brings a low-key androgynous appeal to the resort 2012 season with his “Love” collection. Slouchy silhouettes and men’s style dress shoes offset ultra-feminine patterns of florals and dots. Playing with proportion and length, the Chai woman takes on volume with clean lines and muted hues. / Photos by Jason Kim, Styling by Tom van Dorpe
At 10 Crosby – Derek Lam launches his first diffusion line with 10 Crosby Derek Lam, named after Lam’s corporate office address. The recent lookbook starring Hanne Gaby Odiele, showcases twelve minimal yet stylish looks for the resort season. From flouncy dresses to tailored pants, 10 Crosby brings urban chic to the forefront of pre-spring.
Pilotto’s New Resort – Entering into the resort arena for the first season, designers Peter Pilotto and Christopher de Vos take tribal prints and vibrant colors to new heights for Peter Pilotto’s pre-spring collection. Looking at the dresses, it is clear that the Pilotto woman isn’t a wallflower with the explosions of color and print inspired by the artworks of Walter Leblanc. Paired with futuristic and structured shapes–the bright yellows, crimson reds and tranquil blues allude to sunny bliss for the resort season.
Bally Keeps It Simple – Bally’s pre-spring collection looks towards the simpler things in life with minimal silhouettes, color blocking and a strong focus on leather. With effortless style, the Bally woman dons suede, lace, knits and cotton dresses for a sportswear outing with timeless appeal. / Modeling by Aymeline Valade