HEART OF GLASS
Inspired by Debbie Harry’ style comes “Heart of Glass”, a collection inspired in the 70’s pop/rock styles.
The sillouette ranges between crop/long and skinny/XL, in materials that contrast between the fluid and the structured that are explored in different textures. Details like stripes and metal applications emerge in evidence or in small details.
The color palette has as reference to the works of the 70’s artist, Gretchen Albrecht.
SILHOUETTE Skinny vs XL, crop vs long
COLORS Coral, red, dry green, bottlegreen, pink, royal blue, white, black
MATERIALS Mesh with vinyl finish, coton twill, cotton, cupro, silk
SPONSORS Riopele, Vilartex, Boutique Das Meias, Pretonubranco
Inspired by memories from 1990 Summer, the year the label was founded, Cia. Marítima takes advantage of poetic license and shows its Summer 2017 collection bringing prints that spark affective memories and bonds to that first Summer. The label has created pieces with fresh and versatile touch.
The prints bring seashells, starfish, fish scales, surf boards, guitars, algae and corals, in shades of blue and green that evoke sea colors.
Cia. Marítima always seeks to focus on special features which add value to each piece. The medium length, bikini tops and thongs, strap cropped tops, special weaving and tying finishing are the collection’s highlights.
“Celebrate”, the collection’s special line, reappears with an array of fashion pieces options bringing crochet and special cuts, apart from tying using unique kinds of laces. Watch video for full show.
DO YOU SEE ME?
Being the second collection designed by Ricardo Preto exclusively for Rustan’s, the designer gathered inspiration from the lush vegetation of Philippines and the pure lines of modern Architecture, transforming it in structured silluettes, made of brocades in greens and pinks, thought to face the urban jungle.
The compromise between the structure and flow of life is present in this collection, in fit and flare silhuetes, colored in navy, nude and white. Clothes that live beyond the seasons, inspired by beauty and harmony of forms, designed to evolve along with you. Check video for full show.
Morecco Lisboa presents for Spring Summer 2017, it’s second full collection of clothes, jewellery and accessories.
A celebration of colours, textures and materials. João Magalhães, the brand’s designer, explored Buddhist and Tibetan costume, psychedelic and transcendental meditation, and even deep sea diving in the Komodo islands coming together to create a kaleidoscopic journey expressed through fluid tailoring, deconstructed knitwear and draping. In addition intricate handmade fastenings in gold, silver and pearls, and headpieces intended to transmit the idea of a utopian sea.
Particular attention paid to cut, construction and finish. Materials are as always the finest possible, with natural fibers and silks used throughout. Print takes as it’s source the Nudibranch. Check video for full show.