Inside Dolce & Gabbana’s Alta Mode Fall 2015

As Wimbledon came to its Center Court peak and the eventual fate of Greece dangled in the wind, customers and press from around the globe accumulated on the Ligurian Coast for a weekend festivity of Dolce & Gabbana’s growing couture lines. Four years back the Italian originators dispatched their Alta Moda ladies’ line in Taormina on the Sicilian Coast, and moving the show alongside Venice, a year ago to Capri and this late spring they demonstrated their womenswear as well as an Alta Joillerie gathering and Alta Sartoria, their menswear.



Both Designer weekend (other one being Valentino) in the photo flawless town of Portofino, which was the epicenter of procedures and where they had introduced a Dolce & Gabbana pop-up store in the horseshoe-formed harbor offering memorial sacks, dresses, Polo shirts and even iPhone cases portraying the region. It’s the first occasion when you’ll ever desire a skirt printed like a shoddy postcard.

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The show was set on a hill top and the ones who didn’t own a private boat were ferried to the hill. With a walk up the hill the ones with heels regretted it very soon.




Domain line outfits in their debutante were trailed by velvet-trimmed brocade trouser suits with cigarette pants. Gigantic ball outfits with precious stone corseted bustiers over their voluminous skirts praised the blossoms of Italy instead of a year ago’s products of Capri.

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Since these garments are being requested for winter there was a lot of hide and skins – an interwoven hide shawl of numerous hues, a cowhide coat trimmed with white hide sleeves, musical drama coats combined with window hangings of sable. Also, there were the numerous mid-calf ribbon and silk mixed drink dresses – adored of the pair – brightened with gems and perplexing weaving and finished with feathered hats or tiaras.


Now and again the immediate referencing of worldwide styles had a touch of the Disney-world to it yet the Asian models swathed in chinoiserie print silk wielding parasols were likewise a show of the pair’s extravagant creative energy.



Should one ever consider the presentation closer to outfit than style you had just to look at the quantities of customers present during the time completely enchanted to join in Stefano and Domenico’s affection for the dramatic and purchase the closet – a truth confirmed by the measure of space in Milan now committed to the couture workshops.



This time too Dolce & Gabbana has not let us down. The new range is as mesmerizing as ever and the idyllic town of Portofino turned to a fashion hub overnight.

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