Would usually consider it to be extra glamorous when poolside lounging with a white summer dress, heels and large black sunglasses, but the Giambattista Valli woman has much more to offer!
The couture collection adopted a certain eccentric holiday-in-the-sun attitude, taking us all back to a dimension in which old Hollywood celebrities glamour up, instead of lather up, in candy-colored ball gowns adorned with feathers and ruffles at beach clubs.
Having mentioned that his mood board consisted of a photo of Diana Vreeland in the forties, a more notably direct influence can be seen in the vibrant embroidery blossoms, taken from the oil paintings of Spanish artist Joaquín Sorolla.
The secret of my girls is that they’re always eccentric. They don’t play it. They are.” – Giambattista Valli
Quote source: Style.com