Tried, Tested & True
The consensus over the past several years is that Milan Fashion Week has become somewhat predictable and commercial—especially with the way London’s innovation has recently been thrown into the spotlight. Maybe that was the push Milan needed to raise the bar and step out of their comfort zone. Many conversations this past week started with the fashion crowd stating they were pleasantly surprised and were enjoying the way the week was shaping up—surprised that Milan could deliver such an impactful creative punch to satisfy editors and buyers, who will be clamoring to get their hands on the same looks. It’s a delicate balance not easy to achieve, but in a city so rich in talent and technique we should have expected they would rise to the occasion. Here are our top Fall 2013 trends from hot off the Milan runway.