Nicola Formichetti recently debuted his first collection as creative director for Diesel in Venice during a spectacular show. The themes of the collection revolve around leather, denim and military utility.The styling is bold and goes against the grain in true Diesel style. The collection leans toward and unconventional style that appears to be influenced by the gothic subculture. The models emerge heavily tattooed wearing Diesel clothing.
There is a heavy use of leather with big bold zipper in both the men and women’s collections. The styling is bold and goes against the grain in true Diesel style. The denim is very exciting with the emphasis on slim and skinny silhouettes the denim collection features bleached denim in both the men and women’s collections. Patch work denim also makes an appearance in Diesel’s most recent collection. One of the standout pieces in the collection are the paint stained denim jackets and jeans.