Rafael Cennamo Spring / Summer 2013

Rafael Cennamo is famously known for dressing young Hollywood in beautiful gowns that make everyone go gaga. spring / summer 2013 for Rafael means short and long gowns that both give a big nod to the Oriental culture that we are currently seeing as a trend.

Glitz, glitter, sheer and unique print designs stood out in this collection. The dresses were made to strut the red carpet, being just over the top enough to stand out in a crowd of designer gowns on the red carpet of an Emmy Awards show.

Rafael was inspired by Japanese culture. He hand embroidered traditional cherry blossoms and created a kimono. He focused on mixing the soft and structured fabrics together to create each of the dress’ unique looks.

You can see all of the Rafael Cennamo spring / summer 2013 collection as shown at New York fashion week (NYFW) by clicking on a thumbnail on the left.