Even if Francesco Risso’s madcap creations at Marni Seussian can feel otherworldly, like his travels from a planet far away, his clothes have found a home in NYC. New Yorkers love clothes that have big personalities to match their own: a giant candy-striped mohair cardigan tied around the shoulders or a spectacular tailored plaid print with swap panels. surrounding is paired with tiny shorts. One smart Uniqlo x Marni . series earlier this year introduced to the audience the most loved clothes of Risso. So it was obvious that Risso came to New York — Brooklyn to be exact — to present one of his most modern collections, a whirlwind of acid-stained cowboy jeans, those cropped knit tops, and a few wickedly polished velvet panné suits (including one worn by Marni artist and head Tyler Mitchell).
Just as interesting as what the New York chapter of the Marni fan club wore to the show, which was held in Dumbo’s cobblestone streets and began with the accompaniment of a live orchestra by Dev. Composed by Hynes. Check out who showed up and how they descended at the wildest fashion show of the season so far.