Aquilano Rimondi Lovely Selection 2015 for Ladies is here. Tommaso Aquilano and also Roberto Rimondi love nothing at all quite so much as a possible obscure guide. This season it absolutely was Henri Matisse Église du Rosaire hun Vance in the To the south of France, praised for its multi-colored stained-glass Windows as well as basic grayscale whit appliques. “I would like to feel those going into my Chapel purified and relieved of their burdens, ” said Matisse once. A tall order for a church, let alone a fashion show. But we can understand the instinct.
A year ago, Aquilano and Rimondi based a collection around the work of Paul Gauguin. It was fantastic, colorful, bold and a little risky. Unfortunately, this show did not reach the punch of that one. The fault of the layers. In an apparent attempt to call the chapel light filled space, the designers added sheer overlays of organza and chiffon, often embroidered with flowers, too much of the appearance.
Aquilano Rimondi Lovely Selection 2015 for Ladies
More often than not, the apron-like appendages wound up things instead of raise them by weighting. Big Dragonfly appliqués were also more heavily than inspiriting. The designers were better off when they lifted the cloths directly from Matisse prints angular. A tree-lined pink and green print used for a pleated silk dress was a beacon in a collection that otherwise felt a little cloudy.