Esteban Cortazar Fashion for Women
Esteban Cortazar compares his design process to collaging – he pulls details and silhouettes from previous runway images to create fresh new pieces. A perfect example, this 'Varisty' midi dress is cut from smoothing stretch-knit and layered with a striped harness-inspired overlay that wraps around the bodice. Wear yours with heeled sandals or ankle boots.
Esteban Cortazar was born in Colombia but lives in France, and this combination of worlds is what inspires his collections. This top is cut from satin-twill patterned with blush, cream and army-green stripes, and has long ties that wrap around your waist. Underpin yours with adhesive cups to complement the backless silhouette.
Esteban Cortazar's dress is cut on the bias from airy white cotton-blend poplin. Riffing on '90s slip styles, it's suspended from slender shoulder straps and falls to an asymmetric hem that's neatly gathered at the front. Wear it to your next garden party or on vacation with barely-there sandals.
Esteban Cortazar's Resort '18 collection blends the designer's Latin roots with his formative years living in South Beach, Miami. Embellished with gold and silver hardware at the halterneck, this top is cut from lightweight cotton-blend twill and has long ties that wrap around the waist. The back is completely open, so you'll need to underpin it with adhesive cups.
Esteban Cortazar's collections are influenced by his upbringing in '90s Miami, where the fashion scene was shaped by designers like Gianni Versace and Todd Oldham who eventually became his mentors. This vibrant fuchsia top is spun from ribbed knit for a second-skin fit and detailed with ivory flared cotton cuffs. Tuck it into tailored pants or floral-print skirts.
Esteban Cortazar's top is designed in a chic one-shoulder silhouette and trimmed with a structured peplum hem that highlights the smallest part of your waist. Cut from glossy satin and jersey, it has a body-hugging fit that's accentuated by its asymmetric, white seam detail. Wear it with wide-leg pants and mules.
Esteban Cortazar uses his Spring '18 collection as an opportunity to celebrate his Colombian roots and passion for salsa dancing – reflected in the movement and vibrant colors of this dress. Made in France from smooth stretch-jersey, it has contoured seams that flatter your curves and a swishy fluted hem. Wear it to parties with a pair of towering platforms.
Esteban Cortazar's Spring '18 collection is inspired by a host of sources, ranging from a Colombian disco club to the pattern of a butterfly's wingspan. Cut from fluid satin, this striped shirt has an oversized silhouette that's accentuated by dropped shoulders and voluminous sleeves. It looks so cool loosely tucked into tailored pants.
Esteban Cortazar is famously the youngest ever designer to show at New York Fashion Week - 14 years on and he's still in the spotlight. Part of the Spring '18 collection, this 'Surf' midi dress has been made in France from stretchy and lustrous black jersey. It's detailed with white piping and weighted at the hem so it swings just the right amount as you walk.
This black twill jacket is a razor-sharp example of Esteban Cortazar's precise eye. This boxy cropped piece is stitched with angular panels and fastens with slick silver-tone metal studs along the front. It'll work over innumerable looks from androgynous shirting to feminine dresses.
Esteban Cortazar is revered for his avant-garde yet flattering silhouettes. This steel-green wool and silk-blend knit sweater has an abstract cut-out that's outlined with a polished gold-tone metal trim. The slim figure-skimming silhouette is also detailed with a discreet screw-shaped front stud. Wear it to full effect with the label's tri-colour skirt.
Sharp silhouettes are an Esteban Cortazar signature. This black worsted-wool top is precisely cut with an asymmetric hem that's beautifully contrasted by the curved gold-tone metal neckline. Cleverly placed darts enhance the figure-skimming silhouette - balance it with tailored kick-flare trousers.
Esteban Cortazar is adored for evening separates with a sultry slant. This electric-blue stretch-knit top is suspended from a fine gold-tone metal choker and finished with a plunging front and racer back. Wear yours for evening with black kick-flare trousers.
Arriving in one of the new season's most coveted silhouettes Esteban Cortazar's navy high-rise flared trousers are the perfect pick for a sophisticated and directional ensemble. They're crafted in France from lightweight charmeuse and modestly decorated with graphic light-beige stitching and two single gold-tone metal studs. Wear them with an architectural top for refined modernity.
The music divas of the 1990s inspire the vibrant styling of Esteban Cortázar's SS17 collection. This chilli-red stretch-knit dress is crafted to a body-contouring silhouette with a flouncing ruffled hem - a detail that comes alive with every movement - and turns to reveal a cutaway back with slender straps that form a peace sign. A piece this punchy simply requires classic black accessories.
Lay the foundation of a polished look with Esteban Cortazar's royal-blue jersey skirt. It's tailored with rigour in France to a sweeping A-line silhouette and accented with a contrasting white satin-twill hemline. The thigh-high front split adds a sultry finish. Team it with a white top and barely there sandals to ensure it pulls focus.
Esteban Cortazar demonstrates the appeal of autumn's rich jewel tones with this lustrous forest-green skirt. It's cut to fall asymmetrically to a calf-skimming length and spliced with black white and metallic-gold lamé panels. Tuck in a tonal sweatshirt adding height with sculptural stiletto heels.
Esteban Cortazar offers a new approach to night-time dressing where sleek cuts and dramatic proportions reign supreme. This black worsted-wool jumpsuit falls from asymmetric shoulder straps into a sensuously low neckline and is veiled with a sweeping cape that stops just short of the floor. A piece this striking requires little more than a structured box clutch and barely there heels.
Esteban Cortazar's white ribbed-knit velvet sweater is a contemporary way to work AW16's most essential fabric. It's shaped with a chic high neck and detailed with tactile stripes around the arms - a sleek reminder of the designer's technical prowess. Layer it with kick-flare trousers for the most polished result.
Skin-revealing details lend Esteban Cortázar's black knitted gown an alluring effect. It's tailored in Italy with a high neckline and asymmetric bodice with carefully placed cut-outs then falls into an ankle-skimming skirt slit up to the thigh. Save it for a special occasion with an embellished clutch and stiletto heels for the most striking take.
Esteban Cortazar's Latin heritage inspires the design of this black midi-length skirt. It's crafted in France from stretch-satin with a contrast lightweight satin mid-panel which falls to a rippling hemline. The curved-stitched side panels are punctuated with gold-tone metal studs whilst a front hemline slit enhances the drama. Wear it with a fluid top and pointed pumps for a striking evening edit.
The figure-focused construction of Esteban Cortázar's cobalt-blue jersey dress nods to the designer's Colombian heritage. It's tailored in France with curvaceous geometric panels across the bodice and lower body before falling into a bonded asymmetric fluted hem. Ensure it swings with every step by styling it with stiletto heels.
There's a wonderful flounce to Esteban Cortázar's black cable-knit Kira dress created by the draped asymmetric hem that is split at the front and dips down towards the back. It's supremely crafted in Italy with an ultra-flattering square neckline that pulls the collarbones into focus while a red trim lends a bold pop of colour. Opt for coordinating stilettos for added feminine flair.
The deep V-neck in Esteban Cortázar's black stretch-crepe dress is elegantly seductive. This piece is crafted in France and is spliced with contrasting mismatching sleeves that are slit from the wrist up to the elbow secured with a button and self-fastening ties. It then falls into a soft fluid shape - a draped side panel ensures a swish and enhances the movement. Opt for black cross-over strap stiletto sandals with statement earrings to amp up the feminine stance.
Esteban Cortazar's white double-faced jersey top highlights the label's precise approach to feminine silhouettes. It has gathered sides and cleverly placed panels to contour your frame and turns to reveal a sharp V-cut back for a sultry slant. Play with proportion and balance the form-fitting shape with a fit-and-flare skirt.
Esteban Cortazar's striking pool-blue dress is inspired by the vivacious hues of Colombia and the evocative stage outfits of the designer's jazz-singing mother. It's crafted in Italy from a crochet-knit cotton-blend to a sultry form-fitting silhouette with a halterneck and skinny shoulder and crossover back straps. Wear it on your next vacation with flat sandals in the day and stilettos come night.
Esteban Cortazar blends the vibrancy of his Colombian heritage with sculptural accents to create this lagoon-blue crepe-knit dress. It's crafted to a body-conscious silhouette with raw-edge sleeves while the back reveals all the drama of an evening-worthy ensemble: a cut-out back complete with the most slender crossover straps. Team with a clutch and pointed flats for warm-weather parties.
Esteban Cortázar reworks the must-have bomber jacket for Resort 2017. This khaki-green satin style is decorated with contrasting red blue and white striped ribbed-knit trims and has a loose shape that's enhanced by a cropped front and dropped back. Layer yours to bring a cool street-style vibe to a roll-neck top and midi skirt.
With a childhood spent on Florida's South Beach Esteban Cortázar understands stylish warm-weather dressing. This off-white top is cut from a lightweight ramie and linen-blend terry-towelling that's embroidered with cobalt-blue pinstripes and is finished with skinny pull-through racer-back straps. Wear it with kick-flare trousers and heels on summer evenings.
Esteban Cortázar's SS17 collection is an ode to the R'n'B divas of the 1990s. It's crafted from double-knit crepe jersey that's powerful enough to sculpt your frame and shaped to nip in at the waist before flaring to the knees. A cutaway peace sign across the shoulder blades ensures impact from every angle. Enliven your look with gleaming red accessories.
An array of references inspired Esteban Cortázar's SS18 collection but this slinky black dress is most clearly underscored by the designer's Columbian influences. It's crafted in France from heavyweight stretch-jersey with white piping travelling fluidly from one shoulder to the slit of the fluted hem. Wear it with trophy earrings and heels for a high-impact evening edit.
Esteban Cortázar's Latin heritage and modern sense of femininity are evident in this midnight-blue stretch-lamé gown. It's crafted in France with a sultry square neck before falling to a fitted satin bodice - creating a contoured effect on your natural curves - and is spliced with tiny gold-tone metal screw embellishments through the skirt. A fishtail hem gives a dramatic finish that swishes with every step. Enhance the movement by pairing it with pin-thin stiletto sandals.
The exaggerated ruffles that trim the cuffs and hem of this white ribbed-knit sweater offer a stylistic nod to Esteban Cortázar's Colombian heritage. It's crafted in Italy with a slender silhouette and long sleeves and finished with a front butterfly hem. Slip it on over red tailored trousers and suede pumps for an evening edit with impact.
Esteban Cortazar remixes a surfer's wetsuit to produce this elegant maxi dress. The sporty feel is accentuated with contrast piping, while the bodycon silhouette gives way to a structured, wavy hem, giving the piece some graceful sway. Fabric: Activewear jersey Asymmetrical contrast piping Bonded hem Front slit Midi length Crew neck Long sleeves Unlined Shell: 76% viscose/16% acetate/5% polyamide/3% elastane Dry clean Made in France
Designed with an alluring pencil silhouette through the thighs, this Esteban Cortazar skirt finishes with a wavy, structured hem that sways gracefully with each step. Perfect for a big night out. Fabric: Satin / heavyweight plain weave Deep front slit Bonded hem Midi length Hook-and-eye at back Hidden zip at back Unlined Shell: 45% viscose/41% acetate/12% polyamide/2% elastane Dry clean Made in France
Brighten up your day in this attention-grabbing neon sweater from Esteban Cortazar. Designed with a perfectly snug fit, this piece is the latest version of one of the label's most popular styles. Fabric: Ribbed knit Ruffled contrast cuffs Pullover style Waist-length style Crew neck Long sleeves Shell: 83% viscose/17% polyester Trim: 100% cotton Dry clean Made in Italy
Bold, yet graceful, this Esteban Cortazar top pairs daring, modern style with an easy knit construction—creating an unmistakably unique piece. Fabric: Double-knit Cutout back Contrast straps Gold-tone studs Cropped profile Crew neck Sleeveless Open back Shell: 75% viscose/25% polyester Dry clean Made in Italy
A boldly modern take on corset styling. These high-waisted shorts by Esteban Cortazar are finished with an exposed zip for an edgy touch. Fabric: Suiting Structured front panel Shorts Mini dress cut Exposed zip at fly Shell: 100% virgin wool Trim: 75% acetate/22% polyamide/3% elastane Trim: 100% silk Dry clean Imported, Bulgaria
A subtle way to update your basics (and a nod to Colombian culture), this Esteban Cortazar T-shirt has a classic silhouette with a little pop of color. Fabric: Jersey 'JUEMICHICA' script T-shirt style Waist Crew neck Short sleeves Shell: 100% cotton Wash cold Imported, Colombia
A subtle way to update your basics, this Esteban Cortazar T-shirt has a classic silhouette with a little pop of color on the patch. Fabric: Jersey Patch with 'CHANGO' script at left breast T-shirt style Waist-length style Crew neck Short sleeves Shell: 100% cotton Wash cold Imported, Colombia