Monday, May 11, 2015

May Seem Alien to You

Haider Ackermann - spring 2015
I recommend listening to:
while you read on...
Yolandi Vi$$er 
Sexy Weirdos -- What IS weird Now?
We all think we're so open-minded, but the truth is in reality we still gawk at that which isn't even all that wild --& coo over famous peoples' more extreme choices. 
When is 'weird' really going to break into civilians' everyday reality??
Haider Ackermann - spring 2015
(Please don't tell me it all has to do w/ work controlling how we look..
that makes me so sad.)
Missoni - fall 2014
-Gramma Handyman Weird-
Missoni - pf 2013
Can you imagine this on the rush hour subway? Or in the next cubicle? Wouldn't that make the daily routine much more interesting?
Vionnet - fall 2015
-Angelic Bondage Ice Queen-
-grecian muslim babushka artist-
model Erika Linder at Louis Vuitton - fall 2015
-I like the thin black liner not on the wet line-
Blumarine - pf 2015
-Stiff seaweedy gown-
-Almost normal? but not-
Versace - pf 2015
-Oh the diagonally cut fur+fabric coat, how you've been missed-
Rachael from Blade Runner (1982)

Givenchy - resort 2014
-Don't quite know what it is, maybe a belt?-
Louis Vuitton by Nicolas Ghesquière  - resort 2015
In November 2013 Ghesquière replaced Marc Jacobs as creative director of womenswear at Louis Vuitton after fifteen years at Balenciaga, during which he brought critical acclaim back to the house. 
Ghesquière is a self-taught designer as Cristobal Balenciaga was, & apprenticed to Gaultier (who was ALSO not formally trained!)

Versace - pf 2015
Balenciaga, also by Ghesquiere - pf 2012
(One of my favourite collections ---& the subject of one of my first ever blog posts!!)

This is model Milou Van Groesen of the Netherlands, if you were interested.
Balenciaga - spring 2012