Archive for February 26, 2011

Fashion Focus: Madrid Fashion Week

European fashion designers are among the most famous in the world. For Century’s, countries like France, Italy and Spain have produced some of the most legendary artistic minds in history.  The masterpieces created by these innovative geniuses cover a range of areas in the Arts sector including architectural design, art-work, sculpture, literature and fashion.

Spanish fashion has received international recognition and praise due to its talented fashion creators.  Some of the most successful Spanish fashion designers have revolutionised the entire fashion industry and stand as an inspiration to other emerging designers.  These include Manolo Blahnik, Cristobal Balenciaga, Agatha Ruiz de la Prada and Paco Rabanne among others.

The Annual Cibeles Madrid Fashion Week took place last week with 45 well-established Spanish designers displaying their work.  There were also 40 of the most talented up-coming designers showcasing their pieces offering spectators an impression of the future of Spanish fashion.  Images below show the talent and variety on show during the week.