You have to admit, they’re both functional and stylish. Will you be carrying a fan this summer?
Gaultier’s latest collection is full of mohawks, fishnets, and runway shenanigans. Punk aesthetics influenced a number of Spring 2011 RTW collections, and personally, I think the trend is tired and overwrought (ahem Balmain). Let’s take
Lagerfeld’s latest collection captures the essence of Chanel through delicate fabrics and hues. One of my favorite pieces is an impeccably tailored bolero-like jacket constructed out of a textured, transparent gray fabric.
Sky-high heels no more:
No more miniskirts for you. Hemlines are sinking down this Spring, but will people be willing to cover up their legs as the weather gets warmer?
Let’s look forward to warmer weather, starting with shoes. Wedges popped up everywhere in Fall/Winter 2010 shows, and now they’re getting a fresh new look for Spring/Summer 2011.
Miu Miu’s Spring/Summer 2011 collection debuted a fun twist on the oxford shoe, incorporating neons, straps and cutouts!
Louis Vuitton’s Spring 2011 runway show was nothing short of RAVISHING. Marc Jacobs’ Afro-Eurasian (?) inspired collection sent chi-pao dresses, fringes, tassels and models holding fans and exquisitely patterned clutches down the runway. And shoes
Though I appreciate Kirkwood’s attempt at putting a twist on the classic Kitten Heel, it really isn’t working. It’s overwrought and not quite aesthetically appealing.
However, I am fond of
First of all, I would like to applaud Gaultier for giving Beth Ditto, lead singer of Gossip, and little miss rocker extrodinaire, a cameo appearance in his latest runway show.
JPG’s Spring 2011 RTW collection exuded
This Australian label put out a drool-worthy Spring 2011 RTW collection. I adore the experimentation with layers of frills and the otherwise clean cut silhouettes. Here a few of my favorite pieces.