A celebration of femininity, of craftsmanship and artistry, of classic elegance and modern glamour, Milan Fashion Week (MFW) is the breath of fresh air in the entire crazy/beautiful experience that is the fashion month. Never one to go for the understated, Milan is the city where the boldest, most daring visions come alive, exploding in vibrant colours and lavish embroideries.

With sheer silhouettes the stuff of dreams, with sexy cuts and ethereal lines, with exquisite appliques and a clear nodding towards timeless romance, the 10 most amazing dresses from Milan stand to prove that irresistible is always in and never far from mind.

Discover the complete round-up from Milan, after the break.

best dresses from milan fashion week fall 2015

In a classic Blumarine fashion, Anna Molinari’s statement roses emerged as breathtaking appliques on long-sleeved sheer dresses, the flashy silhouettes a perfect mix of buoyancy and allure:

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best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

Uber-feminine and definitely on the glamorous side, Ermano Scervino’s take on fall appears to be envisioned with the modern-day-diva in mind, his super fitted silhouette disclosing subtle lace inserts practically begging for a red-carpet venue:

See more: Ermanno Scervino fall 2015.

best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

Inspired by the 1960s and the 1970s, Roccobarocco’s modern iteration of the classic cocktail dress includes a delicate play on rhinestone decorations, accented with glorious oversized bows and charming side pockets:

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best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

The filmy dresses that leave little to the imagination became Francesco Scognamiglio’s signature silhouettes, yet with every new season, the sheer gowns are reimagined to offset their unadulterated sex-appeal with a good dose of romance:

See more: Francesco Scognamiglio fall 2015.

best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

Fit for a bohemian goddess, the sunray-pleated dégradé chiffon dress to have walked the runway at Roberto Cavalli has seductress written all over the sexy lines shaping what is the charmingly-flowy evening silhouette:

See more: Roberto Cavalli fall 2015.

best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

In between the dark, vampy lip and the diaphanous pastel dress cast in lavish floral embroideries, Luisa Beccaria’s timeless portrayal of femininity successfully blends its retro-inspiration with the decidedly decadent, modern vibes:

See more: Luisa Beccaria fall 2015.

best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

Floor-length, ethereal and breathtakingly beautiful, there’s somewhat of an enchanting quality enclosed in Laura Biagiotti’s soft silhouette punctuated with divine sheer and gold twines:

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best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

Somewhere in between rock-and-roll, sexy and romantic, stands John Richmond’s glorious sparkly silhouette introduced on the fall 2015 runways, its simple silhouette serving as the perfect foundation for the super-clash of sparkling sequins:

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best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

Cherry lips and cascading curls complemented the romantic mood at Blugirl, where the floor-sweeping dresses cinched at the waist blossomed in fascinating all-over prints made of spring-ish flowers and colourful birds:

See more: Blugirl fall 2015.

best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

Alluring blues, muted silhouettes and a pretty-powerful take on evening-wear describes the mood at Giorgio Armani, where the fluid, swingy A-line dresses drenched in sparkles put sophistication at ease:

See more: Giorgio Armani fall 2015.

best dresses milan fashion week fall 2015

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