September 23, 2009 Milan
Of course, Albino's savanna adventuress doesn't actually need to negotiate sand dunes or any other natural obstacles; his killer metallic Art Deco wedge heels are designed for city gals with limos, not beat-up Land Rovers. And talking of getting around, a girl's all but guaranteed a lot of mileage from his drapey jersey zip-front dresses with cowled backs. As sexy as they were easy, they made a simple, elegant canvas for Albino's bold ethnic-Deco necklaces. This show traversed some bumpy terrain, but those accessories were a highlight.