While New York Fashion Week sets the tone for the season (Marc Jacobs), and London is usually fun and crazy, Milan's runways offer up overtly sexy clothes, rock-and-roll style, and just the right amount of edge. From Burberry's country chic to Armani's dual-tone capes, the collections had a little something for everyone. And after poring over so many photos, we've nearly gone blind from all those mirrored catwalks. Click ahead to see the best of Milan.
Very few can cut a suit like Armani can. We love the strong, yet subtle shoulders, the defined waist, and the flared jacket. His dual-tone cape adds just the right amount of drama to an evening.
Bottega Veneta's curve-hugging dresses were sexy and flattering. Rusty red has become the standout color of the season.
Burberry went from country garden to gothic glam, and we loved the range.
Jil Sander's collection is always a hit. Last season we had the fringe dresses. This time, architectural collars that go in crazy directions. The hints of color were the perfect touch.
Marni is the go-to collection for fashion girls. The layers this season, from the shaggy furs to cropped jackets, were the highlights. And the bold jewelry was eye-catching.
There was a tough sexiness to Prada's collection this season. With plunging necklines and heavy fabrics, there was a distinct forties feel. Combined with the thigh-high wellies, you got the feeling these ladies could handle anything.
This was Peter Dundas's debut collection for Pucci, and he's already wiping the slate clean. Gone were Matthew Williamson's over-the-top colors. This collection was dark, it was edgy, it was rock-and-roll. We could see a Balmain influence and we liked it.
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