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Lucas Ossendrijver celebrates ten years at Lanvin with Spring-Summer 2017 men's collection
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Lucas Ossendrijver celebrates ten years at Lanvin with Spring-Summer 2017 men's collection

The Parisian fashion house's Dutch-born menswear designer celebrated a one decade anniversary as a head of the brand's men's line yesterday with the presentation of Lanvin Spring-Summer 2017 menswear collection during the Paris Fashion Week (held June 22-26, 2016).

Dandies through the centuries: Michael Fish
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Dandies through the centuries: Michael Fish

Michael Fish is the absolute dandy of the 60s, who returned the baroque brocade liveries, shirts with plastron, quillings, frill and the whole excessiveness of Macaronism.

Kate Middleton in a 60s inspired skirt suit by Bulgarian designer Petar Petrov
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Kate Middleton in a 60s inspired skirt suit by Bulgarian designer Petar Petrov

Five days ago, the Duchess of Cambridge wore a two-piece skirt suit by Bulgarian designer Petar Petrov during a charity event in London. Petar is a tailor at EPONINE - a bespoke womenswear brand, famous for its elegant garments in the styles of 50s and 60s.

You have to think differently before you can dress differently - Peculiar to Mr Fish
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You have to think differently before you can dress differently - Peculiar to Mr Fish

In 1966, after 9 years at Turnbull & Asser and a short period as John Steven's assistant, Michael Fish opened his own store called 'Mr. Fish'. The exclusiveness of the store is determined by the high prices - usually about £35 for a jacket, £100 - for a suit, and £8-20 - for a shirt - defined by the generously used expensive fabrics.

Spring-Summer 2016 men's suits and sportswear collection by Kiton
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Spring-Summer 2016 men's suits and sportswear collection by Kiton

Following the constant research at their own woolmill for the most prestigious fabrics and the most precious materials, Kiton launches the first 12.8 micron wool, proposed in 20 different colors. Throughout the years they have meticulously capitalized the very small quantities of this thread available in the world and succeeded in producing a small number of pieces.

New York Men's Fashion Week: Perry Ellis Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection
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New York Men's Fashion Week: Perry Ellis Fall-Winter 2016/2017 collection

'I've always kind of been inspired by the colors of ship containers. When you think about the process of shipping and receiving goods, and when you see that people now turn them into homes, it started making sense. We made the lining of jackets with a pulled back photo of containers, and that was the starting point for the color palette. I wanted it to be seasonless, a bit lighter and softer'.

'Surf Sound' - Saint Laurent Spring-Summer 2016 menswear collection
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'Surf Sound' - Saint Laurent Spring-Summer 2016 menswear collection

Yesterday, during the Paris Men's Fashion Week (June 24-28, 2015), French designer Hedi Slimane presented his latest men's fashion collection for Saint Laurent fashion house. It is called 'Surf Sound' and is dedicated to 'contemporary Californian surf music culture'. The collection is really rainbow-like and fresh, full of embroideries and beading.

Yes, 60s are back! Chanel Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection by Karl Lagerfeld
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Yes, 60s are back! Chanel Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection by Karl Lagerfeld

The extravagant workaholic Karl Lagerfeld presented his latest womenswear collection for the luxury fashion house Chanel yesterday (March 10, 2015) in France, during the Paris Fashion Week.

Women's fashion: Dolce&Gabbana Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection
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Women's fashion: Dolce&Gabbana Fall-Winter 2015/2016 collection

Maxi rose prints and naïf children's drawings mixed with 60s silhouettes, pastels and traditional black are the key elements of Dolce & Gabbana Fall-Winter 2015/2016 women's collection, dedicated to mothers and motherhood.

Spring-Summer 2015 dress trends, Sexiest man alive and Retail innovations
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Spring-Summer 2015 dress trends, Sexiest man alive and Retail innovations

Taylor Swift is the big winner of 2015 ELLE Style Awards. The 25-year-old singer received the Woman Of The Year award last week, during the London Fashion Week. Another celebrity was named hot - this is the English actor and screenwriter Charlie Hunnam, who was voted 2015 Sexiest Man Alive. Congratulations!

60s are back: Prada Fall-Winter 2015/2016 women's collection
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60s are back: Prada Fall-Winter 2015/2016 women's collection

Miuccia Prada: 'The collection is full of references to real and fake. The collection is about impossible beauty and the cliche of what women like. Yes, there were princesses on the catwalk, but I hope there was irony there'.

Colorful is the new black: Maxime Simoens Spring-Summer 2015 collection
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Colorful is the new black: Maxime Simoens Spring-Summer 2015 collection

The young French designer presented his fourth collection as part of the LVMH portfolio on 28 September 2014 in France, during the Paris Fashion Week and brought the spirit of the 60s to the catwalk.

Top trends in Women's fashion for Fall-Winter 2014/2015
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Top trends in Women's fashion for Fall-Winter 2014/2015

Today we are going to take a look at some of the top trends in womenswear for the upcoming cold season. It will offer something for everyone - from romantic fairytale gowns through comfortable sportswear to bold leopard prints.

Prada Spring-Summer 2015 menswear collection at Milan Fashion Week
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Prada Spring-Summer 2015 menswear collection at Milan Fashion Week

'It was kind of conservative, because I thought that was the only new thing possible', said Miuccia Prada of her latest menswear collection, presented yesterday (22 June 2014) during the Milan Fashion Week. This collection brings the spirit of the late 60s and early 70s with somber hues and evident stitching.

Women's fashion: Resort 2014 collection by Iceberg
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Women's fashion: Resort 2014 collection by Iceberg

Youthful energy, 60s vibes and beautiful knits are the key ingredients of Iceberg Resort 2014 collection. It includes also A-line mini skirts, snug knit cropped trousers, wavy stripe separates, tailored jackets. Garments are soft and summery.

Makeup trends for Fall-Winter 2014/2015
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Makeup trends for Fall-Winter 2014/2015

Metallic reflection, bright colors or nothing but a radiant skin - the choice is yours and each of these looks will be trendy for 2014/2015 cold season.

Women's fashion: Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Carolina Herrera
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Women's fashion: Spring-Summer 2014 collection by Carolina Herrera

For her collection for Spring-Summer 2014, Carolina Herrera was looking for inspiration in 50s and 60s art works of Venezuelan artists Jesús Rafael Soto and Carlos Cruz-Diez.
'You are going to be dizzy! It's about Kinetic Art - it's eye-popping!', Carolina Herrera explained.
There are plenty of stripes, curved line patterns and fluttering silk.

Colour trends for Summer 2013
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Colour trends for Summer 2013

Summer fashion is often bright and uplifting, so are the colour fashion trends for 2013 any different? The catwalks this year have featured a variety of colours, tones and hues right across the spectrum, however there are a few fantastic stand-out trends to really heat up the year! Here is your guide to Summer 2013's ultimate colour trends.

Sandals fashion trends for Summer 2013
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Sandals fashion trends for Summer 2013

Sandals in summer 2013 will be influenced by the spirit of 60s and 70s. Galore of colors, prints, lace and floral patterns, fringe, metallic highlights and decorations! These are the key elements of fashionable summer 2013 sandals. And since combine comfort, practicality and charm, flat sandals are still the most preferred ones, because they guarantee to their owner cosiness during the long evening walks along the beach or through the public parks.

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia - Jayson Brunsdon's Spring-Summer 2013/2014 collection
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Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia - Jayson Brunsdon's Spring-Summer 2013/2014 collection

Australian fashion label Jayson Brunsdon showcased its Spring-Summer 2013/2014 collection during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Sydney, Australia. It was brand's 10th anniversary show. Jayson Brunsdon is one of Australia’s most renowned designers and his Spring-Summer 2013/2014 collection, which includes 45 pieces, revisited the 50s, 60s and 70s

Women's fashion trend forecast: Fall-Winter 2014/2015 themes from TREND COUNCIL
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Women's fashion trend forecast: Fall-Winter 2014/2015 themes from TREND COUNCIL

Women's fashion trends continued with references to the 60s and 70s, with a clear message of androgynous dressing and details of vintage men's sleepwear moved in female sportswear.

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