Prada Fall-Winter 2024 - Milan Fashion Week

Prada Fall/Winter 2024 – Milan Fashion Week

Prada Fall/Winter 2024: A thought-provoking blend of history and modern femininity. Expect unexpected juxtapositions, playful bows, and a touch of subversion.
February 23, 2024
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Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons‘ latest offering for Prada Fall/Winter 2024 is a captivating exploration of femininity, history, and the complexities of the present. The collection masterfully blends fragments of the past with a distinctly modern sensibility, resulting in garments that are both thought-provoking and undeniably beautiful.

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The designers drew inspiration from diverse sources, ranging from the film “Zone of Interest” to their lifelong fascination with women’s history. This diverse palette of influences manifests in the collection’s unique juxtaposition of elements. Tailored pieces reminiscent of 1940s wartime silhouettes are juxtaposed with the delicate allure of silk lingerie and playful bows, often within the same garment.

The collection masterfully blends power dressing with a touch of feminine whimsy. Structured skirts in suiting fabrics, some resembling wide-leg trousers, transform into ethereal creations with the addition of flowing silk backs and playful bustles. This unexpected combination embodies the collection’s central theme: the multifaceted nature of femininity.

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Prada Fall/Winter 2024 goes beyond the expected, offering unexpected yet commercially appealing pieces like varsity jackets emblazoned with the brand’s establishment year, P13. Technical outerwear takes on feminine shapes, while nylon pencil skirts and shift dresses add a touch of sporty elegance.

The designers emphasize that their use of historical references is not about nostalgia but rather a “modern, something that feels fresh and new.” This is evident in their playful reinterpretation of the bow, a symbol often associated with youth and frivolity. Here, the bow is transformed into a powerful statement, adorning everything from classic shifts to structured skirts.

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