Fashionfix S2012 RTW Womenswear: story 2

This season the Retro-Timemachine brings us a little bit further than last season.
We’ve arrived in The Twenties of the 20th century. And we will be returning back to the future again as well.
Inspired by lingerie: Less roaring.
Inspired by the négligee. Clean at Calvin Klein. Frilly at Philosophy.
Prudent at Hussein Chalayan and Calvin Klein.
Bias cut at Ralph Lauren and at A.F. Vandervorst.
Fancy (lace) embellishments at Etro at Sarah Wauchomb.
Cotton lace at Aquascutum. Enlarged cotton lace at Isabel Marant.
Cotton lace, glamour style matched with marabou feathers at Barbara Bui. More glamour at “Galliano”.
True Flapperstyle: Roaring.


Gucci and Etro.

With pants, romantic at Philosophy, über casual at Ralph Lauren.
Prints and dessins
Artistic at Aquilano.Rimondi. Artistic drama at Ann Demeulmeester.
Geometric fading at Jean Pierre de Breganza and Commuun.
Marco De Vincenzo and Pringle.
Inspired by M.C.Escher at Marni. Enlarged cotton lace at Valentino.
Back to the future: Twenties gone Sci-Fi
Plasticated in 1920’s silhouettes at Marc Jacobs and Reed Krakoff.
Versace and Alexander Wang come in peace.
Geometric art-deco inspired blocking at Rick Owens. Simple, spacey geometry at Balenciaga.

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Let's make some conversation! xoxo Mimi Berlin

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