The new Haute Couture Fall / Winter 2018-19 collection by Givenchy definitely sets off on the catwalk in Paris, a series of outfits that refer to the world of sculpture and architecture, thanks to the studied, unpublished and hyperbolic volumes that succeed. to give us the idea of an artist's muse on which splendid sculptures, long capes and cloaks appear as if carved in marble. Between lamé, leather and transparencies, the asymmetry of perfect bias cuts wins. Precious embroidery and absolutely luxury accessories enhance outfits for day and evening, focusing on the grandeur in every moment of the day. But of course the triumph of this perfect union between art and fashion occurs in the evening when clothes that are authentic masterpieces of style triumph, children of a sartorial tradition that does not fear rivals in the world and that never sits on its laurels, or even stops at contemplate the victories already obtained. His gaze turns rather to the horizons towards the future challenges that the world of fashion and, above all, that of high fashion, requires to be not only competitive but the best. The second is only the first of the last. Word of Givenchy.
Inspiration: High fashion and architecture
Lengths: definitely long, all day long, even with a train
Amplitude: soft and delicate or sculptural and wide to draw a new female silhouette
Colors: white, black, burgundy, violet, electric blue, metallic gray, brown, red, orange
Fabrics: silk, satin, crepe, organza, chiffon, mikado, leather