Just as the crystal-infused dust begins to settle at the close of the Spring/Summer fashion month, fashion fiends and designer devotees alike are already scrambling for the next best way to enjoy the thrill and satisfaction of all-new couture.
Luckily enough for us, 080 Barcelona Fashion are back by popular demand followed by an influx of feather-adorned frocks, high-fashion bustiers and suits boasting effortless ready-to-wear tailoring. Storming the runways of Barcelona Fashion Week, you can expect to see the avant-garde charm of THE (REAL) GARCIA, the experimental innovation of MENCHEN TOMAS and more as 080 Barcelona Fashion elevates the work of the most inspiring labels — delivering a show which captures the industry in a celebrative light while offering fans a week of non-stop talent they won’t soon forget.
With today marking the inaugural day of the week-long event, we are in for an explosion of pent-up anticipation as labels such as AVELLANEDA, KM BY LANGE and REVELIGION emblazon the Museum of Contemporary Art of Barcelona, (MACBA). A leading space for the display of contemporary art and culture, The Minister of Business and Employment, Roger Torrent I Ramió says, it’s “an iconic building in the capital city of Catalonia, a benchmark for culture and contemporaneity, to present the 22 collections of this new edition in which our country’s creative talent is shown to the world alongside the participating labels”.
If the proceedings of its predecessors are anything to go by, 080 Barcelona Fashion will undoubtedly upkeep its reputation to promise and over deliver — with each day surpassing the expectations of even the most meticulous of critics.
So to witness the action for yourself, keep your eyes peeled over the coming week, and prepare to be in awe.