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Saloni. Images by Lucy Carr-Ellison Mops of pink hair. Technicolor fur. Decked-out transvestites. And a Sherlock Holmes hat. These were the looks that confronted me the very first day of my very first London Fashion Week. In lieu of the black and neutral palette NYFW so often offers, there was a pair of purple-printed tights, [...]
Image by John de Lima As far as fashion modus operandi go, a synthesis of sacchrine and macabre is a fanciful one. Bora Aksu brought this fusion to life for fall, drawing from polar inspirations Marie Antoinette and Edward Scissorhands. For her part, Antoinette brought the frou-frou: frothy ruffles of tulle in cupcake pastels descending [...]
Images courtesy of elle.co.uk This season Bora Aksu’s muse was a girl from a David Hamilton photo meeting her Blade Runner boyfriend on a warm Sunday afternoon, listening to rock music on the radio and painting her prom dress with black brush strokes. The result was a beautifully lateral and inevitably romantic way of exploring [...]