Custo Barcelona shines on the New York catwalk

8 Sep 2014 - 00:00
Custo Barcelona. Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York
The Dalmau brothers brand has presented at the Fashion Week New York the proposal for Spring-Summer 2015 season. Titled 'Skin', Custo Barcelona has shown new designs for men and women in a show of clean and purified aesthetics where clothes and accessories of the Catalan brand were the main stars of the fashion show. The new collection was presented in scoop in the latest edition of the 080 Barcelona Fashion, last July. 


The show presented at the Lincoln Center in New York has gathered faithful followers of the firm who did not want to miss a single detail of the new proposals for Custo Barcelona. Among the guests Fiona Ferrer, Vega Royo-Villanova, Gala González, Mónica de Tomás and Ágata Ruiz de la Prada, plus many international faces. 


The skin as a thread 

Custo Barcelona. Mercedes Benz Fashion Week New York

Overall, the collection is a set of transparencies with subtle geometric openings that are strategically positioned on garments, creating optical illusions that hint the body and reveal the skin accentuating the sensuality of the female form. 


Precisely, sweetest woman side by Custo Barcelona is shown by geometric openwork such as picot, guipure or broderie anglaise. Sweet and refreshing colors like mint, cream with raspberry, apricot, lemon and plum, illuminate a collection in which the senses are skin deep.


The collection is also dominated by mini babydoll cut dresses, mini coats and vests. The micro skirts and shorts fall to the hip and are evasée cut in picot and guipure or stamped silks with python effect as straight cut pants. Moreover, swimwear has a sporty pace made ​​with experimental fabrics and is presented as a new option of outwear, called street underwear


Moreover, Custo Barcelona appreciates the quality of natural fabrics and contemporary textures and prefers a relaxed silhouette that is presented in monochrome tones that give off flavors like anise, toffee or pistachio. With a casual chic style, the men's collection is starred by baggy knit pants or lightweight fabrics, linen ultralight jackets of artisanal aspect, shirts and hoodies with applications are combined with satin handle bags and sneakers.