The reasons we love haute couture shows is because it is a real excuse to get as flamboyant as our imagination could be. The Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2011-2012 season was of feathers and frills hinting at a wilder side but subdued with a combination in some instances of contemporary elegance. From Gaultier’s gender-bending strict tailoring, […]
Riccardo Tisci’s creativity is incomparable and sheer genius. For Givenchy’s Spring/Summer 2011 campaign, and with the help of Mert & Marcus and models Mariacarla Boscono, Natasha Poly, Daphne Groeneveld, Iris Strubegger with Stephen Thompson, Jonathan Marquez and Pablo Otero. The black and white images are haunting, ghost-like with Givenchy’s Spring/Summer wild signature leopard print.
Drifting away from his usual Gothic Catholicism influences, the incredibly genius, Riccardo Tisci delivered a more pagan Givenchy woman, that had a very dark feel to it still, and a bit rough as well. Venturing into rugged jacquered leather vests, mixed with beautiful chiffon trousers and dresses, in a palette of black and white that were […]