MILAN — Although the meaning behind 2001: A Space Odyssey has been open to debate for decades, its lasting influence persists perhaps as a result. Those attending guests entering the tented show space at Corso Venezia, 16 for Fausto Puglisi’s collection for Spring 2015 early Wednesday evening were met immediately with an illuminated runway straight from the final scene of Stanley Kubrick’s classic. There might have been no monolith present, however there were three indomitable characters of the ready-to-wear season including Sabrina Ioffreda, Esmeralda Seay-Reynolds, and Georgia Hilmer bounding down the runway. Picture Ancient Rome entering the Space Age set to Daft Punk and you would be close with this collection. Milan, you are cleared for take-off…

Credits include: Client, Fausto Puglisi; Collection, Ready-To-Wear Spring 2015; Design, Fausto Puglisi; Hair, Franco Gobbi at Close Up for L’Oréal Professionnel; Makeup, Lynsey Alexander at Streeters London; Casting, Piergiorgio Del Moro; Models, Sabrina Ioffreda, Esmeralda Seay-Reynolds, Georgia Hilmer; Video, Damien Neva at Next Management.