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Agnona : Women's and Men's Autumn/Winter 2020/21 show in Milan (with interview)

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Artistic director: simon hollowayinspiration: from jordan wolfson’s artwork depicting john f. kennedy jr. and carolyn bessette-kennedy, the designer evokes the natural elegance of the couple.collection: luxurious, elegant, refined and minimalistic. the flexibility of materials and mainly cashmere, the flagship fabric of this label belonging to the zegna group. men and women parade together.the silhouette is slender, defined and timeless.different styles of coats are tied, belted or straight. cashmere is mixed with supple and fine leather, like on a strapless dress. comfort is essential for a long sleeveless dress with a stand-up collar or a large cashmere shirt over a straight skirt. the white shirt has a upturned collar. the suit jacket highlights the waist and hips and is worn with a skirt below the knee.the colour palette is soft and classic with camel, grey and ecru dominating. the trousers are loose and two-tone on the bottom like a large lapel.the man is casual and elegant in a monochrome suit.to note: the ecru cable knit socks in the shoes.interview : a piece of art by jordan wolfson depicting john f. kennedy jr and his wife carolyn bessette-kennedy reminded me of a period in the mid to late 90s which was really about elegance and minimalism. the collection portrays sort of day wear looks that are more kind of american sportswear in camel and indigo and then progresses through to this very natural, undyed, untreated cashmere that’s the same colour as the goat hair, so very natural. we take our yarns and use them very differently so we knit sheer fine gauge knits and then we weave it into double faced fabrics to make coats.you see here a coat that is more straight cut, using the two shades of natural cashmere and then other coats in the collection when we move into a kind of more couture mood, jersey suits, “tailleur”, with an over gilet very exaggerated in very kind of couture patterns like herringbone and houndstooth which are taken from the agnona archives that are rewoven in wool and cashmere jersey to make them more modern.music from the show (to use only in context of the show, under cover of the right to information)