Since 2003, Aussi designer Kit Willow (and ex-lingerie designer) has been creating spectacular luxurious women’s apparel. This spring collection included pieces that resembled modern slips and flowing silk gowns.
black, black lace, white, creme, burnished gold, charcoal grey, heather grey and orange.
Textures & Details:
long and short dresses with the tiniest of spaghetti straps with fabric pulled to the front and belted in the same silk fabric; a-lined shirt dresses in cotton with tone-on-tone silk banding at the hem; high-waisted silk/cotton pants, babydoll linen tanks with buttons and contrasting colored underlays worn with full pleated knee-length skirts; silk strapless tops and dresses with subtle bow detailing at the chest or above the waist; lace shifts with tone-on-tone solid patches; t-shirt dresses with a neckline of mesh.
Key Looks: wide strapped sandals, tone on tone belt detailing, high-waisted pants and skirts, unstructured dresses. Streamlined and simple elegance.
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