Established by its namesake, Franco, in 1983, Italian It-brand Moschino has long reveled in its reputation for cheeky subversion. A natural heir, newly minted creative director Jeremy Scott easily channels Moschino’s reigning designer ethos, celebrating the fun, the feminine and the fiercely chic.

From vintage-inspired cocktail dresses and body-con separates to logoed knits and quirky motifs, Moschino ups the ante on playful, polished musts.