Trend report: Veiled looks

The trend that dared to bare and won; sheer clothing has been adopted by many designers for Spring/Summer 2013, creating a big statement.

Text: Konstantina Livaditi

 

This season femininity is highlighted through the alluring aesthetic of sheer fabrics. Featherweight, translucent materials, such as organza, silk chiffon and mousseline have been starred in many catwalks for Spring/Summer 2013. Designers like Roberto Cavalli, Haider Ackermann, Giambattista Valli, Missoni and many others have created impeccable pieces of garments either with sheer details or fully veiled with embroidered parts, with a wide range in their colour palette. From sporty chic to sexy style, this trend has many levels, in order to be assimilated by everyone and conquer all our summer appearances.


Rochas


Roberto Cavalli


Rick Owens


Reed Krakoff


Nina Ricci


Missoni


Max Mara


Jil Stuart


Jason Wu


Helmut Lang


Haider Ackermann


Giorgio Armani


Giambattista Valli


Emilio Pucci


Donna Karan


Dion Lee


Christopher Kane


Chloe


Akris


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