As Iconic Creative Director, Emma Hill, (who by the way helped give the House of Mulberry a name), departed Mulberry. The first collection without the designer at the brand gave Classic staples a Cute and Cozy twist. The importance of outerwear was shown, as puffy coats get a trench inspired silhouette and are finished off with a cute little bow. The bow, itself, seen a lot throughout the collection, as the bow is also seen on Pea Green draping silk tops, paired with a Classic black suit or pencil skirt. And even giving a blouse in a horiziontally striped print, usually seen on your traditional menswear button-down, a cute and feminine twist. While a tan jumpsuit with paisleys embroidered all over it; makes me reminscene the days when Emma Hill reigned at Mulberry.
The handbags, with Pinkpoodles Delicately sewn onto the handbag, bringing in a really cute Fairytale inspired vibe.
With wigs in shades of Bright orange and blond, a la Pippy Lockstocking and Rapunzel. Models are sent down the runway in very Fairytale like, kind of Bavarian inspired ensembles. Meadham and Kirchhoff also added very modern separates, like tailored black suit jackets, lace, and snakeskin. Really taking on the dark side of Fairytale clothing, making it wearable and Chic for Spring or even Fall.
Lots of baggy sleeves, high socks, and the shoes really bring such a Fairytale and a little bit of a Bavarian vibe.
Mary Katrantzou begins her Stunning Spring collection using many different shades, (mostly brights), and textures and mixing them with others. Creating many very Fun, Bold, and also a little Edgy looks but still with a Feminine and Ladylike vibe.
The end of Katrantzou’s collection was absolutely Stellar. Collaborating with Swarovski Jewels, Katrantzou sends out models in Beautiful floral printed, (Swarovski bedazzled), dresses. Each with their own fun flare, like ruffles, a fun full skirt, or in a Unique and Sexy strapless style. The dresses, perfect for any occasion like Going out, paired with a white Caridgan for a Formal Wedding or Party, or even when vacationing.