The brand Calvin Klein was stratospheric with his jeans campaign ad “Nothing comes between me and my Calvins” in 1980 How different route that has now taken under the direction of Francisco Costa. Costa is probably the most minimalist American designer (well, American) in the United States, channeling their creative use of fabrics instead of showing clothes that are easy to carry. Today’s program was a good example of this, his singular vision. Opening with a “dress sleeveless compact technical engineering viscose ruched skirt” describes himself, his collection focused on a line formed if flared culottes, tunics or dresses belted under the bust in an array of navy and ivory.
The simple palette was made in cash – mesh fabric and explode in a few moments silver mesh. Transparent tunics worn over long skirts deeply cut under his arm and back.