Fendi S/S 2012

On the 22nd September 2011, Milan saw Fendi expose the neatly composed S/S women’s collection. The chosen muse behind this beautifully modest show was a 102 year-old Italian neurologist, Rita Levi-Montalcini. Silvia Venturini Fendi explained she was the ideal source of inspiration for this collection as Milanese Levi-Montalicini stood for the three aspects intended to own the expression; practical, serious and possibly academic.

 

Fendi offered a solid stream of studious daywear. Textiles were verging on masculine whereas composition was definitely feminine. Square-cut, light-weight jackets and knee length skirts, complemented with flat soled sandals stole the limelight. I’m secretly passionate about the Albert Einstein inspired hair…