Milan Fashion Week: Marni wins praise for Milan fashion collection
Published on Feb 24, 2014 8:44 AM
MILAN (AFP) - Italian label Marni won quick praise on Sunday for a modernist collection that featured opulent coloured fur coats, feather-fronted skirts and bright zip-front jackets on the fifth day of Milan Fashion Week.
Trade journal Women's Wear Daily called it "a fashion extravaganza as audacious as it was beautiful".
Ms Jessica Michault, editor-in-chief of Nowfashion.com, tweeted it was "one of the strongest" of the season.
Marni creative director Consuelo Castiglioni's autumn/winter 2014-2015 collection included several oversize and boxy, geometric designs that have proved something of a running theme during fashion week.
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