×
1 059
Fashion Jobs
OLD NAVY
General Manager -Toronto Premium Outlets - Halton Hills, on
CDI · Halton Hills
ESTÉE LAUDER COMPANIES
Operations Manager
CDI · Toronto
ESTÉE LAUDER COMPANIES
Manager, Supply Chain Finance
CDI · Markham
CLINIQUE
Associate Consultant - Clinique - Barrie, on
CDI · Barrie
ADIDAS
Manager, Platform Operations
CDI · Vaughan
ESTÉE LAUDER COMPANIES
Senior Solutions Business Analyst – Mes And Manufacturing Systems
CDI · Markham
CLINIQUE
Clinique - Consultant - Hbc, Park Royal, Vancouver, bc
CDI · Vancouver
CLINIQUE
Clinique - Consultant -Hudsons Bay - Montreal, qc
CDI · Montreal
CLINIQUE
Clinique - Consultant - Lasalle, Montreal , qc
CDI · Montreal
CLINIQUE
Clinique - Consultant -Hudsons Bay - Montreal, qc
CDI · Montreal
CLINIQUE
Clinique - Consultant - Hbc Bayshore in Ottawa, on
CDI · Ottawa
ADIDAS
Senior Financial Analyst, Adidas Brand
CDI · Vaughan
ADIDAS
Senior Financial Analyst, Adidas Brand
CDI · Vaughan
HUGO BOSS
Purchasing & Imports Administrator - Toronto
CDI · Ontario
ESTÉE LAUDER
Business Manager - Estee Lauder - Richmond, bc
CDI · Victoria
CLINIQUE
Associate Consultant - Clinique - Sarnia, on
CDI · Sarnia
CLINIQUE
Hrs - Clinique - Consultant at Hbc Bayshore, Ottawa, on
CDI · Ottawa
CLINIQUE
Clinique Consultant - 30 Hrs - Hudsons Bay Whiteoaks - London, on
CDI · LONDON
CLINIQUE
Clinique Consultant - 18 Hrs - Hudsons Bay Whiteoaks - London, on
CDI · London
CLINIQUE
Clinique Consultant - 39 Hrs - Montréal, qc
CDI · Montreal
ESTÉE LAUDER
Business Manager - Estée Lauder - Toronto, on
CDI · Toronto
CLINIQUE
Clinique Consultant- Southcentre - Calgary, ab
CDI · Calgary

Giambattista Valli’s extraordinary women

Published
today Sep 30, 2019
Reading time
access_time 2 minutes
Share
Download
Download the article
Print
Click here to print
Text size
aA+ aA-

There are many good dressmakers; there are good number-twos; there are wannabe creative directors and there are armies of merchandisers; and, then again, there are real designers. 


Giambattista Valli - Spring-Summer2020 - Womenswear - Paris - © PixelFormula


Many feel called to fashion; but few are chosen. But one true member of the elect has to be Giambattista Valli, who staged one of his most composed ready-to-wear collections on a balmy Monday in Paris. Clothes dedicated to “extraordinary women,” an ideal starting point in a season that has witnessed the renaissance of ladylike chic in fashion.
 
His moodboard was a rich selection of arty grande dames from Peggy Guggenheim and Gloria Vanderbilt to Louise Nevelson or Giovanna Battaglia Engelbert.

The result was a fresher, quirkier vision than one traditional gets chez Giambattista and all the better for that.
 
Neat little pink chiffon frocks with dropped courtesan sleeves and tiny bows; perfectly cut white town-coats, embroidered with wrought-iron style floral patterns; flirty lace pencil dresses with puff sleeves and lots of marvelous negligée looks. The Valli gal losing her occasional primness in a more lascivious moment, even going out on dates in crocheted bras.


Giambattista Valli - Spring-Summer2020 - Womenswear - Paris - © PixelFormula


 
Moreover, buoyed by the financial support of Artémis – the Pinault family holding that acquired a minority stake in his maison – Valli is cleverly expanding his product range.
 
Great new platform sandals with art deco or marble patterns; clever sockettes with floral patterns; charming ceramic flower armbands and, most importantly, a great selection of totes and handbags – finished with bullion flowers and insignia. All presented inside a raw, third floor in mid-construction of the decorative arts museum within the Louvre, to lots of applause.
 
“It’s an expression of esteem for certain extraordinary women. Outside existing schema. Some might say eccentric, but I say curious and open and effortless,” concluded the Roman-born designer.
 

Copyright © 2019 FashionNetwork.com All rights reserved.