Collage made with Marleen Sleeuwits photography named Interior-no.32 and Maison Martin Margiela houte couture backstage image by Edouard Caupeil.
End of season, flavors still around. For designers inspiration comes from many sources: nature, science, music… and the list seams endless, but the last winter a primal instinct seamed to be dominant, a deep wish and soft fantasy: to be surrounded by pillows, to be in bed longer, warm and protected, to wake up and walk around wrapped in soft materials, like in a cloud, in a dream or an unusual scene where the customer feel comfy-yet-distant to this world
Masks and veils are one of the oldest accessories in our history, the word mask has an ancient root connected to Provençal language meaning “to black” or “cover in black”.
Seems that masks reflect the primitive instinct of hide-and-show of human beings.
Masks are a powerful symbol and can drive a fashion show to the most mysterious and deep founded concept.
I found big jewelry so inspiring, like a modern armor for urban experience, a fashionable protection, and arty inspired accessory. Geometry inspired or stacked in cheesy quantities it has a beautiful visual effect, even a male touch of power?
Modern or classic drapery is truly magic to me, it gives a real shape transformation and feminine textures. Drapery is a cool software to have this summer!
A hard item to sell in many countries and a-must-to-have in many others: the hat is far more than an accessory.
A new room or category is being opened today: the shoes room.
Shoes are a need, an object of desire, a fetish element a strong design being-yet functional. And many other things… Here three first apperences:
More on geometry in fashion, but, this time inspiration comes from minerals: wonderful colors, cuts and moderate brightness.