Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Sunday, January 4, 2009


Specifically, they took their cues from their birthplace's musical subcultures punk, mod, ska, etc. and the uniforms associated with each. On the women's side, it informed a silhouette: fitted jackets and checked button-downs with matching narrow ties, worn over stovepipe pants tapering to a tight ankle above stacked heels.

Saturday, January 3, 2009

black&white stye mk!

Alexander Wang

(Alexander Wang Spring 2009 Ready-to-wear Collection on oohfashion.blogspot.com)

"They wanted color, they got color!" Alexander Wang declared a few days before his show. After a Fall collection done almost entirely in black, the new palette took shape during a trip to Miami, home not just of those amazing tropical Art Deco pastels but also of the so-bad-it's-good eighties Deco-redux tackiness of Miami Vice.

(LEFT: erin wasson, RIGHT: alexander wang)