Anna Sui Fashion for Women
Anna Sui often looks back in time for inspiration, but her pieces still feel so fresh and modern. This '70s-style dress is decorated with a whimsical star and crescent moon print, and trimmed with delicate crochet edging and a velvet ribbon that defines your waist. The deep teal hue works perfectly with metallic pumps.
Anna Sui's Resort '18 collection is inspired by photos taken by Sarah Moon and Deborah Turbeville in the '70s. This crinkled-chiffon 'Cosmos' blouse is printed with a celestial motif of planets and shooting stars. It has languid pussy-bow ties and pleats along the yoke. Wear yours with jeans or tucked into this skirt from the same collection.
Inspired by the photography of Sarah Moon, Deborah Turbeville and Guy Bourdin for Resort '18, Anna Sui mixed and matched prints to give her clothes a vintage look. This maxi dress is made from silk crepe de chine and paneled with a contrasting capelet and fluted georgette hem. The pussy-bow really cements that '70s aesthetic.
A '60s-inspired headband is the perfect finishing touch to Anna Sui's whimsical maxi dresses and skirts. This 'Lilies Of The Valley' style is made from floral-print silk-chiffon that's backed in cotton for structure and knotted at the top like a turban. The elasticated cutout allows you to style it with a relaxed ponytail or bun.
For Resort '18, Anna Sui draws inspiration from the rich color palettes you'd see in images by Sarah Moon and Guy Bourdin. Made from printed silk-jacquard, this 'Butterflies and Bells' dress is trimmed with flouncy ruffles and has languid pussy-bow ties that can be knotted. Keep styling pared-back with solid black boots.
Anna Sui's plissé silk-chiffon 'Flower Child' skirt is printed with flowers, leaves and fairies. It's fitted with a metallic elasticated waistband that makes it so comfortable to wear. Style yours with the label's 'Cosmos' blouse and velvet sandals.
The color palette Anna Sui's Resort '18 collection is inspired by the work of her favorite photographers, including Sarah Moon, Deborah Turbeville and Guy Bourdin. Cut from silk-chiffon, this 'Lilies of the Valley' robe is decorated with vintage-style flowers and has split sleeves for billowy movement. We like it layered over denim.
Anna Sui's Resort '18 collection is inspired by the dreamscape worlds captured by photographers Sarah Moon, Deborah Turbeville and Guy Bourdin in the '70s. Finished with softly ruched sleeves that cover the top half of your arms, this robe is cut from light and sheer silk-chiffon and has a tie high at the waist that works best knotted loosely. Showcase the beautiful contrasting prints by layering this piece over black.
Anna Sui's new collection is inspired by the Counter-Couture exhibition at New York's Museum of Arts and Design, which celebrated hippie style from the '60s and '70s. This wistfully named 'Fairy Fields' kimono is cut from aubergine devoré-chiffon and has a handkerchief hem to make it drape beautifully. Wear it layered over a camisole and flared pants on your next evening out.
Anna Sui puts so much thought into choosing the most beautiful fabrics. This 'Cosmos' dress is cut from lustrous fil coupé sateen that's contrasted with crinkled silk-chiffon overlays. The celestial motif is picked out in teal, aqua and pale-gold. Highlight the elegant asymmetric hem with bare legs and platform sandals.
Anna Sui's Resort '18 collection is inspired by Sarah Moon, Deborah Turbeville and Guy Bourdin's photographs from the '70s - I love the mood of romantic nostalgia and dreamy melancholy seen in their work, explains the designer. This mini dress is cut from fluid silk crepe de chine printed with cabbage roses juxtaposed over paisleys and a tiled pattern. Balance the retro feel of the lace-up front and fluted sleeves with a simple pair of slides.
Anna Sui's Resort '18 collection draws inspiration from the works of '70s photographers Sarah Moon, Deborah Turbeville and Guy Bourdin - a few of the designer's favorites. Made from weightless fil coupé silk-blend, this 'Decoupage' dress is printed with painterly blooms and has Victorian lace trims. Wear yours with velvet accessories for a play on textures.
The psychedelic print on Anna Sui's dress is inspired by several exhibitions the designer visited last year, including 'The Summer of Love Experience' at the de Young Museum in San Francisco. Cut from diaphanous silk-blend chiffon, 'Curtain of Stars' is patterned with blue spots and stars and woven with shimmering gold threads. It's trimmed with frothy ruffles to highlight the flattering halterneck silhouette and has an elegant open back.
Anna Sui's boho duster jacket deserves a place in your wardrobe whether you've got a Coachella ticket or not – it will look just as cool layered over a silky camisole and black skinny jeans as it will denim shorts and a bikini. Detailed with ties at the front, it's made from black lace printed with pink roses.
Anna Sui's 'Cupid and Fairy' blouse has a romantic feel that's inspired by the works of the designer's favorite '70s photographers. Cut to fall away from the body, this cotton-gauze piece is trimmed with pretty crocheted lace and has a Victorian-style collar. Wear it with jeans and sandals on warm spring days.
We first spotted this 'Incense and Joy' dress on Anna Sui's Spring '18 runway in a sea of bohemian prints that wouldn't be out of place in the '70s. Calling out the Brontë sisters and the Summer of Love as her biggest inspirations, this silk-chiffon midi dress is printed with two different floral patterns and has pretty scalloped lace trims. Make sure you stream the show online to see how the tiered overlay swishes as you walk.
Anna Sui's 'Scattered Flowers' skirt is defined by its details - the ruffled point d'esprit trims are decorated with tiny heart motifs. Cut from breezy silk-chiffon, this midi style is decorated with a vintage floral print and has an elasticated waist for a flexible fit. Wear it with the matching robe and strappy sandals.
For Resort '18, Anna Sui channels the romantic nostalgia and muted color palettes of her three favorite photographers from the '70s: Sarah Moon, Deborah Turbeville and Guy Bourdin. This midi dress is made from fil coupé silk-blend that's patterned with roses, violets and bows. Ruffles beautifully frame the neckline, hem and open back.
Anna Sui has spent the last few months visiting a number of museum exhibits, collecting bits of inspiration from each to incorporate into the label's Spring '18 collection. This 'Scattered Flowers' dress is cut from lightweight silk-chiffon that has a vintage floral print and fluttering ruffles along the lace-up neckline. The thigh-grazing splits will add dramatic movement to its midi skirt.
Gigi Hadid closed Anna Sui's Spring '18 runway wearing a sequined maxi dress - this mini version from the same collection will command just as much attention when worn. Made from black tulle and lined in chiffon, this standout piece has ornate tonal embroidery and a floral design that's outlined in shimmering monochrome sequins. Try yours with strappy sandals and minimal jewelry.
Anna Sui often visits exhibitions in her hometown of New York, and a trip to see Counter-Couture: Handmade Fashion in an American Counterculture at The Museum of Arts & Design sparked the inspiration for her latest collection. Made from floral silk-jacquard, this maxi dress is gathered at the bodice to create soft ruching. Choose a bra that complements the crossover back.
For Spring '18, Anna Sui is inspired by several exhibitions she visited last year based on the '60s and '70s. Cut from a lightweight silk-blend, this dress has lace-up detailing at the front and is woven with gold fil coupé stars that shimmer in low light. Wear yours with platform sandals.
Anna Sui's Resort '18 is inspired by the romantic and melancholy pictures taken by her favorite photographers Sarah Moon, Guy Bourdin and Deborah Turbeville. Cut from lightweight silk-jacquard, this 'Butterflies and Bells' skirt is trimmed with cascading ruffles that create volume and highlight the fluid asymmetric hem. Keep the rest of your look simple with a black top and tonal pumps.
Anna Sui's Resort '18 collection is inspired by the romantic nostalgia and dreamy melancholy found in the work of her three favorite '70s photographers - Sarah Moon, Deborah Turbeville and Guy Bourdin. Made from silk-jacquard and printed with vibrant flowers, this blouse has ruffled trims and a pussy-bow that add to its retro feel. Style yours with the matching skirt or jeans.
Anna Sui's collections are inspired by her love of music, print and color. Focusing on the lush beauty of nature, this 'Birds and Roses' dress is cut from sheer chiffon fabric and comes with a short slip for coverage. Complement the wispy asymmetric hem with a pair of towering sandals.
It's easy to imagine the style set wearing Anna Sui's 'Scattered Flowers' robe to a music festival or spring event. Designed in a pretty floral print, this piece is cut from lightweight silk-chiffon and has ruffled trims, split sleeves and an ankle-grazing silhouette for billowy movement.
Anna Sui's Spring '18 collection is inspired by art exhibitions that showcase psychedelic love, music and counterculture. Cut from airy silk-blend chiffon woven with silver fil coupé threads, this 'Chasing Hearts' kimono is printed with a whimsical heart motif and trimmed with swishy fringing. Throw yours on over a slip dress for evening - the breezy silhouette and flutter sleeves will beautifully drift behind you.
For the Spring '18 runway, Anna Sui layered whimsical '60s-inspired dresses with dreamy sheer jackets, like this 'Poppies' style. Cut from ruffled silk-georgette, it's trimmed with sparkling sequins and pretty floral embroidery. Slip yours on over a camisole with white denim.
Purple silk floral fitted dress from Anna Sui.
Show off your exquisite taste in this dress by Anna Sui. Created with serious attention to detail, this dress is entirely made of eyelet lace. Pair with your signature sky-high stilettos to complete your flawless ensemble. Fabric: Lace Knee length Mock neck Long sleeves Hidden zip at back Hook-and-eye at back Lined Shell: 100% polyester Hand wash Made in the USA
A romantic, victorian-inspired Anna Sui blouse made from delicate lace. The sheer bell sleeves add a touch of graceful volume. High neckline. Zigzag edges. Button closures in back. Tonal lining. Fabric: Guipure lace. 100% polyester. Dry clean. Made in the USA. Measurements Length: 25.25in / 64cm, from shoulder Measurements from size S
Intricate, embroidered floral designs and a high collar give this Anna Sui dress a subtly victorian feel. Wear it for everything from dinner dates to dinner parties. Fabric: Georgette Flounced ruffles at cuffs and hem Lace-trimmed bib Floral print Shift dress silhouette Mini dress cut Mock neck Long sleeves Hidden zip at back Hook-and-eye at back Shell: 100% polyester Dry clean Made in the USA
Black silk blend floral pattern dress from Anna Sui.
Black silk all-over print maxi dress from Anna Sui.
Pink cotton blend draped embroidered coat from Anna Sui.
Brown and black silk blend striped sheer coat from Anna Sui.
Multicoloured silk floral embroidered jacket from Anna Sui.
Multicoloured silk blend floral flared dress from Anna Sui.
Multicoloured silk velvet panelled shirt from Anna Sui.
Multicoloured silk blend printed tunic dress from Anna Sui.