A rundown of the latest in the realm of fashion
Designers have once again orchestrated a flurry of designs (trends that have resurfaced include suede, knitwear, pattern play, and of course, the usual ode to menswear) as they sent sartorial soldiers down the runways of New York, Paris, London, and Milan. Residing in a province of thought that celebrates similar sensibilities, industry insiders from actresses to magazine editors flocked to the cities to offer their latest season’s greetings.
PARIS WHEN IT SIZZLES
Following Derek Zoolander’s pursuit to find out what else is there to life than just being really, really, ridiculously good-looking, the model portrayed by Ben Stiller has taken the runway at Paris Fashion Week. Closing the Valentino show with Hansel (Owen Wilson, much to Zoolander’s dismay), the pair created an insane buzz for their upcoming movie Zoolander 2, set for cinemas February of 2016.
THE HEELS ARE ALIVE
It appears there’s no business quite like shoe business as Brazilian-born handbag designer Paula Cademartori launches her footwear line. Experimenting with silhouettes and colors, each shoe’s name pays homage to its initial inspiration.“There is the ‘Lotus’ sandal that recalls the shape of a flower; the ‘ Warrior,’ which reinterprets the shape of the ankle boot through a lacing that recalls ancient Greek warrior footwear,” reveals Cademartori.
Dispel all myths that associate the backpack with textbooks as the bag du jour has graduated from its early prep school roots.