The life aquatic has all the time exerted a particular pull on Lisi Herrebrugh and Rushemy Botter, who grew up within the Caribbean. While these influences are by no means far under the floor at their males’s put on model Botter, they’ve been diluted at Nina Ricci, as they sought to discover a steadiness between the home’s heritage and their very own imaginative and prescient.
This season, the duo swam again into their consolation zone with a mixture of sporty and female seems impressed by diving gear. The focus was on straightforward items, reflecting the model’s latest transfer right into a extra accessible value bracket with a “one brand, digital first and approachable luxury” philosophy.
Shoulder-baring knit scuba tops had been paired with lengthy pencil skirts, that includes curved zippers, or extensive pants with peel-away waistbands. Board shorts had been dressed up with go well with jackets, some with cutout panels on the chest, or layered over fluted leggings.
With their juicy palette of turquoise, tangerine, purple and optic white, the outfits conjured a cheerful place. Herrebrugh and Botter, who’re anticipating their first youngster, mentioned after three years on the home, they really feel comfy bringing a extra private contact to their designs.
“It’s a first step, and this is definitely a story that we will tell more expressively in the coming main collection, and we feel really good about that,” Herrebrugh mentioned.