Urban Bon Genre
While rapidly evolving, the “ladylike” spirit of the women’s FW19 wardrobe expresses itself with simplicity and freedom, while echoing the need for comfort and urban dynamism. In this multi-faceted aesthetic, luxury can be seen in the details; the result is distinctive outfits and accessories designed for a woman who is utterly modern but has high expectations when it comes to quality.
Belloni De Silva
Pragmantica M is an everyday working bag. Capacious, practical and comfortable, its temperament reflects that of a woman who loves luxury details. Functionality dressed in elegance, the interior becomes a brightly coloured treasure box.
The womenswear brand founded by Maria Boyarovskaya – who has worked at Givenchy and John Galliano – and Artem Kononenko is based in Paris. Their conceptual universe interprets a modern kind of elegance, which accentuates the forms of destructured tailoring on totally unique coats.
Bruno Manetti Cashmere
Contemporary knitwear that is made entirely in Italy, and produced in area where the obsessive quest for quality is part of the DNA of its skilled workers. The spotlight is on cashmere, the natural fibre prized above all others for its sensual texture and warm, light structure.
Chorda can be wrapped around, tightened or loosened, to create different patterns on the body every time it is worn: this is a new collection of multifunctional accessories made using braids and ropes of metal yarns. Ten accessories in seven dual-colour combinations, each of which can be worn in several different ways.
Easy Classic is formalwear designed for comfort. A style that’s suitable for any occasion, but doesn’t necessarily need one. An innovative collection for women who want to look classically elegant, without having to forgo the practicality of casual wear.
Minimalism. Linearity. Freedom. These are the key features of a collection that ranges from shoppers, to clutch bags, via bucket bags and backpacks, to reflect the dynamic lifestyle of today’s women. “Gemma”, the brand’s bestseller, comes in leather, printed calfskin and fur, without losing sight of its strong point: lightness.
The Palestinian designer has created a nostalgia-tinged collection imbued with a sense of belonging to the Arab world. Warm colours are combined with hand-woven Egyptian jacquards, with sophisticated choices of fabrics, including moiré for this season.
The finest materials such as pure cashmere are used to create floaty stoles and oversize fringed shawls. Alongside these, the brand offers a contemporary, urban range of pieces made from super soft faux fur.
An urban collection, inspired by bohemian Paris. Geometric shapes are blended with curvy, womanly lines. Italian hides are used with velvets. Stars of the collection are the satchel, the new crossbody, the beauty bag, the clutch with wrist strap and the waist bag/pochette.
This designer’s energetic creativity has been channelled into a collection with a fun spirit. Inspiration is drawn from architectural forms, and has its roots in the past. A taste for clean lines has influenced the exclusive prints on leather and textiles, making these everyday accessories unique.
Rigorous in its use of black, yet passionate through unusual, playful colour palettes. Romantic-looking floral prints are alternated with an urban chic style. Extra fine merino yarns are combined with felted fabrics and carded fibres. Overcoats are clean-cut and minimal, making them an essential choice, alongside the knitted jacket.
Practical, playful, full-colour accessories made from recycled sheepskin; the materials are offcuts sourced from luxury French fashion houses, and are carefully selected, re-dyed and re-modelled to create witty, unique objects.