Ennio Capasa is the fashion artist that represented a generation of change in the 90’s, creating a brand that it was against everything that fashion designer held dear in the 80’s. Ennio is the stylist and art-director for CoSTUME NATIONAL, CoSTUME NATIONAL HOMME, and C’N’C CoSTUME NATIONAL – the line’s brand for young people. At the 1986 Milan fashion shows Capasa launched his first CoSTUME NATIONAL collection of women’s ready-to-wear.Ten years later,in 1996, The New York Times said about him :“His style has influenced heavyweight labels like Calvin Klein and Gucci. […]
Costume National’s fall collection hit on tuxedo,military and biker themes. Designer Ennio Capasa knows that having a go-to coat makes tackling cold climes that much easier, and there were several outerwear pieces here that should make the CN customer look forward to bundling up. Capasa incorporates asymmetric elements into each of his collections.A collection that i can call clean cuts,smart and very easy to incorporate in the wardrobe of every women no matter her style. Photo: Filippo Fior/Indigital/Gorunway
February 14th wasn’t just the lovers’ day but a day to celebrate LOVE ,so the perfect day to launch the charity project Love + Children. Annaluisa Capasa, actress and daughter of designer Ennio,with her mother Dragana, has indeed begun her second charity project to support Orphanaid Africa, a nonprofit association that, since 10 years ago, creates some projects in Ghana to help the orphans and the children in need. Since February 14th you could buy a limited edition printed foulard in the Milanese boutique of Costume National in […]
One of my favorite collection for pre-fall 2013!For me, Costume National is exquisite design and high quality. Ennio Capasa extended lapels on jackets and added zipper details and leather touches to asymmetric dresses that stayed close to the designer’s signature aesthetic.
Hedi Slimane’s black magic woman, at Saint Laurent. Worn with a fur stole and Kenzo logo sweatshirt. Miranda Kerr, in head-to-toe black in New York. A shaded view, at Victoria Beckham. Tilda Lindstam’s eclectic-cool, off-duty look. Blogger Nadia Sarwar, spotted during fashion week. Costume National pulls the old hat trick. Bonnie Chen paired her Rag & Bone hat with a sunny yellow chiffon skirt. A preview of Jason Wu’s new Miss Wu line. Rachel Zoe has always been hat-inclined. A […]