Oscar de la Renta's death has been confirmed last night. He was 82, fighting against a cancer and died from its complications.
Good bye Oscar, master of the romantic dresses that have always made dream girls about being a princess in a fairy tale.
"Aerodynamic, she descends to earth. Harnessed, striding into the day as a parachute trails"The atmosphere was built on a Belgian director's movie "Moving Stories", Nicolas Provost, with a backdrop of a smoke curtain from where models entered on the catwalk.
"Circling the contrasts of draping and structure controlled, the silhouette transitions through soft tailoring and utility daywear to the elegant flou of voluminous evening columns, as crepe and wools meet crisp poplin, rubberized molton and the daring explosion of mounded cotton imbued with aluminium"
"palette of cool ice treys and khaki tones erupts in flaming red and the graphic speckle of monochrome feathers"
"Aeronautical elements"(...) "
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Jean Paul Gaultier has announced plans to cease his women’s and men’s ready-to-wear collections and accessories lines. ”Source: Style.com
The first reaction was shock: Oh, no! How can we imagine a ready-to-wear schedule without the one-time enfant terrible of French fashion — whose ready-to-wear shows had been among the hottest tickets in fashion week, with editors literally fighting for entree? Even if, in recent seasons, many of those same editors (myself included) had thought (or, ahem, written) that Mr. Gaultier’s ready-to-wear was becoming increasingly irrelevant, relying on the crutch of old ideas that may have been sensationalist 15 years ago, but now seemed achingly familiar?Source: NYtimes.com
|What was so avant-garde, shocking and innovative for 80's has lost its meaning in our society.|
Here Madonna in her famous pointing bras by JPG.
"WWD got the scoop that the designer intends to focus his time and creative energies on his couture collection and lucrative perfume business. WWD reports the news “points to challenging times for midsize players in an era of megabrands with global store networks."Actually JPG is clearing his portfolio. By narrow downing its work, he allows himself to focus on what brings money (Beauty products) and what is adapted for him to express his vision (costume and couture).
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