Defined by masculine elements combined with athleisure chic and high end tailoring, Stelios Koudounaris’ AW15/16 collection narrates a story of two heroes, a woman and a man, both fearless, decisive and strong. Life-travelers, explorers, admirers of everything new, its heroes remain undefeated in difficulties, falling and getting up again, experiencing the unknown, crying and laughing; they journey in life keeps on eternally, galloping like wild horses. People, who always look ahead, the collection’s Cavaliers Noirs become the heroes of modern times. Dynamic men and women of today, holding the reins of their lives. The trousers combine sweatpants with fine wool. Egg-shaped mantaux worn over draped asymmetric dresses. The calm strength of self-confidence in the collection, reveal velvet, satin, wool felts, ‘”armor like” knits and silk crepe form blazers, culottes and bias cut dresses, worked in low tones contrasts. In Cavaliers Noirs, the main protagonist is personality.
Cover photo by Maria Markezi Photography