Valentino Pre-Fall 2018 Collection

“This is a moment about identity and heritage, and how it can be alive today,” Pierpaolo Piccioli told Vogue in reference to his Pre-Fall 2018 collection for Valentino.

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection silk floral midi dress

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection midi red dress

There is no doubt that logomania is in the fashion DNA of millennials. As a shaper of global fashion, Pierpaolo Piccioli sensed the hunger for logo-infused pieces and created a logo of his own. The letters VLTN appear on clothing items and accessories, adding a millennial touch to the pieces. Nowadays style icons like to show off – whether is parts of the body or brands’ logos they go to extremes. So, the recent VLTN logo upgrade arrived just in time.

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection all black outfit

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection black and white logo coordinates

The Valentino Pre-Fall 2018 collection is a fusion of throwbacks from the ’70s and ’80s from the brand’s archives. The collection felt personal and was going back to the roots of Valentino. Taking cues from Valentino Garavani’s 1968 tiger print, wave-like logo print from the ’70s and black and white stripe pattern from the ’80s, references to the past could be sensed all over the collection. You can’t miss the striking tiger graphics all over jackets, skirts, and jumpsuits. Pierpaolo Piccioli night-proved this motif by offering it in a sequined fabric.

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection tiger graphic sequined skirt and black corset top

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection tiger graphic coordinates

Besides the bold tiger print, there was a show-stopping dragon graphic done in gold sequins.

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection gold dragon graphic kimono

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection gold dragon graphic jacket

The entire collection indicated party and having a good time. Pierpaolo Piccioli reinvented night elegance by pairing athleisure jackets and eveningwear. There is a current movement in fashion that goes in favor of women’s comfort. Wearing uncomfortable shoes and clothes in the name of fashion doesn’t resonate with young women anymore. That’s why you’d see less sky-high heels and uncomfortably tight eveningwear among designer offerings. The Valentino Pre-Fall 2018 collection offers multiple chic choices for the streets, restaurants, and clubs. In a few words, you are supposed to have fun in these clothes.

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection tiger graphic jacket and lace dress

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection tiger graphic jacket

Pierpaolo Piccioli showed the Valentino Pre-Fall 2018 collection at the Institute of Fine Arts in New York City. Next Wednesday, the Italian designer will present his men’s offerings with a show in Paris. His haute couture show in Paris is scheduled a week later.

The designer will have a busy fashion month as always. After that, he’ll probably need to focus on custom-made gowns for the Oscars red carpet. We have yet to see if the all-black dress code from the Golden Globes will last until early March for the Oscars. Anyway, one thing is for sure: Pierpaolo Piccioli has many exciting designs up his sleeve.

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection black tulle gown

Valentino pre fall 2018 collection black tulle embellished gown

Photo Credit: Valentino

Recent Posts

San Francisco Becomes The Largest U.S. City To Ban Fur

Last year we had predictions that 2018 will be the year of fur-free fashion. We are always pleased to hear that more and more fashion labels say no to fur. Last week. Donatella Versace announced...

Britney Spears is The New Face of Kenzo

Britney Spears is Miss American Dream since she was 17, but somehow never conquered the world of high fashion. The pop star has been famous for decades now, but not a single designer tapped her...

Winona Ryder & Elizabeth Olsen Front H&M’s Spring 2018 Campaign

H&M’s Spring 2018 ads are here! And they’re not like anything you’ve seen before. The popular Swedish label keeps showing its support for women from all around the world. For the Spring 2018 campaign, H&M...

Kim Kardashian’s Makeup Artist Has The Best Tip for Cleaning Makeup Brushes

Mario Dedivanovic shared his best technique for cleaning makeup brushes and surprisingly it doesn't include a brush cleanser. Find out more in this video!

Prince Harry Is Reportedly Inviting His Exes to His Wedding

Prince Harry's ex-girlfriends Chelsy and Cressida are expected to get invited to his wedding with Meghan Markle. Find out more details in this video.