MATTHEW WILLIAMSON PRE-FALL 2014/2015
“English eccentricity” was the theme du jour forMatthew Williamson. But the notable thing about Williamson’s latest collection was its expression of another very English value, that of circumspection. The designer’s customary exuberance was in play here, in his colorful palette of jewel tones and in the cheery prints that riffed on country house scenery, like berries ripe for plucking and bluebells climbing a lattice.
MSGM Pre-Fall 2014/2015
According to MSGM designer Massimo Giorgetti, his women’s Pre-Fall collection and men’s Fall collection were “born together.” The keyword for men’s was “truth.” For women? “Beauty.” Classic counterparts. Just ask Keats, who back in 1819 was opining that beauty is truth, truth beauty, and that’s all ye need to know.