Inspired by the European ski resorts... Gstaad and St. Mortiz... Fall/Winter 2004
mixes traditional elements of ski with extreme luxury. Fur is a must have,
whether it is a ski vest, a rich coat or simply a collar. Layering is visible in both
day and evening. The winter scarf completes the look, adorning the neck or the
For day, a rich palette of midnight blue, aubergine and chocolate prevails.
Cashmere jacquard knits, suede bomber jackets and fur ski vests are paired with
slim ski pants. Optically pleasing ribbon and geometric prints offset smooth solid
double face cashmeres.
For evening, graceful weightless silhouettes are fashioned with millefeuilles of
organza and chiffon... to contrast rich sumptuous velvet tantalizes the eye. A
new dramatic effect is realized with veiled gold lame ribbons allude to a sense of
Gold leaf embellishes all... on jackets, furs, cashmere scarves, and even on the
Written by: Written by Yvette N Coleman
Photography by C. Yohance DeLoatch