Label of the Month: Bark. The verb “to bark” is usually used for dogs, but you could bark, too, at least figuratively speaking: You can scream and shout and tell the world what you have to say. The message? Individuality! At least that’s the claim the Italian brand Bark wants to share with the world. According to them, fashion is way to express your own identity and not a tool to uniform yourself.
Versace Atelier (Couture) Spring/Summer 2012
Look: „Warrior women“ (as Donnatella Versace puts it herself) or maybe Barbarella dressed up for a ball night in space
Key elements: sleeveless, second-skin tight dresses! Zipped jackets.
Materials: Allover beads and sequin, …
Giambattista Valli Spring/Summer 2012
Look: a collection perfectly suited for a ball night in a white marmoreal hall
Key elements: evening dresses, accentuated waist line, asymmetric shoulder straps, oversized bows, belts, all over flower prints
Materials: silk, lace, …
Alexis Mabille Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2012
Look: a flower bouquet come alive or what’s a women without a dress?
Key elements: dresses! Asymmetric, sleeve-less, long-sleeved, tight or fluttering – anything goes! Length-wise, there’s two looks: up to the …
Jean Paul Gaultier Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2012
Look: Amy Winehouse gone ladylike
Key elements: Fifties silhouettes, pencil skirts and petticoats, college jackets and polo shorts, bustiers, colored stockings, patterned 3/4 leggins, veils
Materials: see-trough and shiny fabrics, leather, …
Givenchy Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2012
Look: prom night in a haunted school gymnasium
Key elements: dramatic evening gowns meet American sports jackets, layered looks, long gowns
Materials: semi-transparent, matte and shiny fabrics, matte, shiny and embossed leather, crocodile …
Christian Dior RTW Spring/Summer 2012 Collection. Twenty-three years is a long time – and that’s exactly how long Bill Gaytten has been working for John Galliano. The 51-year old designer has been Galliano’s right hand before the Brit …
Alexander Wang Spring/Summer 2012 Collection Show. “Velocity”, “speed” and “urbanity” are the keywords of Alexander Wang‘s inspiration for his new collection. The result of that is a collection for tough girls – the models were styled with wet …