Moving away from last season’s dark outing for a remix of a classic staple–the oversize mens shirt–Viktor & Rolf continued to play with volume and proportion for their spring 2011 collection. From pinstripes to animal print accents, the designer duo presented a grand show which culminated in a finale dress that can only be described… [Read More]
Archives for 2010
Yohji Yamamoto found inspiration in all things sixties and Jimi Hendrix for his spring outing. Featuring slouchy silhouettes and draping, the Japanese designer lifts up the somber palette with shades of psychedelic prints. Never one to follow runway trends, Yamamoto brought his own voice to the finale as a model walked out wearing a shirt… [Read More]
The juxtaposition of hard and soft is the main foundation for Lanvin’s spring 2011 showing. Sleek silhouettes and asymmetry come together with lightweight materials and armor-like structures for a mix of the feminine and masculine. A most muted color palette of soft grays, neutrals and blues offset a few bright spots of red and yellow–marking… [Read More]
Like a villainess out of a movie, Olivia gets wept up in black ensembles from the likes of Jean Paul Gaultier, Viktor & Rolf and Burberry for the October edition of Harper’s Bazaar Singapore. Lensed by Simon Upton with styling by Kenneth Goh, Olivia is a combination of seduction and danger in Femme Noire.
Ashley Smith for Jalouse October 2010