Glossy ice crystals and dark Nordic nights provide the inspiration for Luís Carvalho’s Winter 2017 collection at ModaLisboa KISS. Elegant city and evening wear get a sleek and shiny frosty interpretation. Classic structure and bulky coats generate warmth on a cold winter night.
Angolan designer Nadir Tati creates a delicate and refined collection for Winter 2017, inspired by the women of her country. Golden and blazing red evening dresses mark a refined and savvy African woman who is finding a place in globalization.
For Winter 2017, Dino Alves creates a new social class. Out is palaces, crowns and jewelry; in is integrity, good character and strong values. This is the new nobility. Frills and ruffles denote this high society, as do decorative elements and edges borrowed from baroque design.
Electrical cables are the inspiration for SayMyName designer Catarina Sequeira for Winter 2017. The lines and symmetry of cables strung out on a row of poles across the countryside are emulated in the straight silhouette or more literally depicted in patterns of the fabric.
Away to Mars is a brand concept and creative community designed to explore the collective inspirations of designers worldwide. For this collection, 400 designs were submitted from creatives in 67 different countries. The ideas are developed and honed into a cohesive presentation.
The ominous collection from Lidija Kolovrat for Winter 2017 is all about long and straight. Women’s dresses are formless but lean. Men´s dresses are full and long. Thrown in an oversized jacket to create a voluminous look. A unique application of macramé offers a fresh approach to the sheer concept. Black, black and black is punctuated with vibrant blue and yellow, with some earth tones to balance out the contrasts. The ominous collection from Lidija Kolovrat for Winter 2017 is all about long and straight. Women’s dresses are formless but lean. Men´s dresses are full and long. Thrown in an over-sized jacket to create a voluminous look.
For Winter 2017, Miguel Vieira present an homage to color. “No color no emotions. It is a vital source of new ideas, styles and creations, “says Vieira. “Colors have individual emotions but when combined tog...
Carlos Gil calls it “eclectic”. We call it “genius”! The designer‘s collection for Winter 2017 is a grab bag of colors and patterns, fur and ruffles, and nostalgia and contemporary. It´s a potpourri of elements mixed and matched to create fresh, elegant, modern looks.