There’s A New Kind of Tie in Town

Is it a flower? Is it a brooch? No, it’s a tie! For Prada’s recently debuted Fall ‘23 collection, models traipsed down the runway clad in shirts that blurred the line between masculine and feminine thanks to the subtle addition of one detail: a tie. Embellished with a tactile, floral motif present throughout the collection, the “ties” snake delicately through the shirts’ collars and seemingly disappear into the buttoned placket. Designers Miuccia Prada and Raf Simons noted that the entire collection merged the rigidity of the uniform with the beauty of occasionwear. How better to do so than with a tie rendered in militaristic neutrals and camouflaged as a flower? Read more at Coveteur