She’s preparing herself, enhancing her hair, raising the drape of her black gown for putting her stilettos on… then she’s going to the casino, sitting at a poker table and playing like a man. Being an elegant woman is always a trump in the game of the American and Georgian designer Patuna. She gets the power with her femininity, not for defending it, but for asserting its values. In evening dresses with drapings of light pink chiffons and beige tulles, the shapes are fluid, the transparencies made of laces are sublimated with Swarovski crystals and semi-precious stones. In the movement, the architectural structures contrast with the vanishing trains and silks, as some tremendous golden and silver vessels making curls and turbulence on their way…
A fall-winter season made for intimate evenings at the Medicis Villa, or for climbing the steps of the Palais des Festivals… Or for laying the cards at Deauville!
the occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way. « a fortunate stroke of serendipity »
It was an early spring afternoon when “Serendipity” knocked the door with a joyful unexpected surprise. Was it a coincidence or destiny? Sometimes you do not need to understand, just have faith and something wonderful will mark your way! As terrifying feelings, fate, love, change of hearts, unspoken words might be,there is always a hope for a stumble of magic dust for keeping them alive.
For Maria Aristidou, Autumn/Winter 2018-19 couture collection, the inspiration was an overjoyed roller coaster. Her new luxurious knit couture geometric patterns with embroider embellishments captures the romantic side of a woman and the power of the universe!Colours of limelight and darkness create a luxury feast of knit fabrics for sleek cut designs, that embrace the woman figure. Timeless classic with a modern twist are the signatures of the designer’s Autumn/Winter 2018-19 “Serendipity” Collection!