giles Giles Fall 2012 | London Fashion Week

Giles’ Imperfect Glamour – For fall 2012, designer Giles Deacon showcased glamorous looks with an imperfect edge for his namesake collection presented during London Fashion Week. The runway was dominated by menswear inspire looks such a modified tuxedo and frilly dresses embellished with feathers and burn-like patterns. As the show progressed, the tuxedo jackets gave way to form-fitting dresses featuring messy cut-outs almost as if a razor had been used on the fabric. Giles’ innovative take on classic shapes such as the hoop skirt or fish tail dress offered a thrilling view of the upcoming season.

giles Giles Spring 2012 | London Fashion Week

Giles’ Swan Lake Spring – Giles Deacon presented a cheeky yet elegant outing for his namesake label’s spring 2012 collection. The British designer appeared to be inspired by Swan Lake with bird-like headpieces, intricate cutouts, feathers, swan patterns and silvery metallics hinting at a moonlit night. Ranging from flashy day-wear to voluminous gowns, the Giles woman plays with proportion and texture for the spring season.