For visionary Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen, fashion is tantamount to worldbuilding. Since 2007 she has been dazzling the fashion world with collections inspired by everything from lucid dreaming, scanning electron microscopy, synaesthesia, and Egyptian mummification to fluid dynamics and crystallization, radiation, and black magic and alchemy by virtue of a murder of crows living near her […]
Zuhair Murad Fall 2016 Couture Normally I’d say that mixing vintage / boho / goth / western / romantic / hippy might be a terrible idea, but this pulled it off perfectly. Images via Vogue.com
Dark, matte lips. Gently feminine silhouettes. Layers upon layers of lace. Rodarte’s Fall 20-16 collection looks like the front row at a mid-90’s Faith and the Muse show. Romantigoth is back, you guys!
Some wonderful behind-the-scenes pictures from Hedi Semain’s Spring 2013 collection for YSL.
I’m just going to sit here making little happy sounds for a while. The Arachne Collection, from Malgotzata Dudek.
Gareth Pugh Autumn/Winter 2015 Ready to Wear images via Style.com
Can we all just take a moment to moment to stare at Thom Browne’s Fall/Winter 2015 collection? Both the men’s and women’s collections were all about High Goth neo-Victorian everything, with veils for days. Top hats with veils? Check. The Muse referred to the collection as “what Helena Bonham Carter would wear to the funeral […]
Hogan McLaughlin Spring // Summer 15 Pre-orders are currently open for a brief window with an expected holiday shipment.
Beijing designer Hu Sheguang’2 Spring/Summer 2014 collection. Lollipops and devil horns.
Gareth Pugh’s Spring 2015 collection debuted this week, not on the Paris runway, but in a showroom in NYC, yesterday on the Autumn Equinox. Heavily influenced by Pagan deities and motifs, Pugh’s designs are still not necessarily wearable, but incredibly artistic. Images and film via Style.com
Genesis, the Spring/Summer 2013 collection from Area Di Barbara Bologna
Erevos Aether’s AW 2014-15 collection, Wake the Serpent Not.
Reflective :: Yulia Chulkova
Alice Auaa RTW Fall 2014. It seemed perfectly appropriate that Venus In Furs started playing the second I opened this set. Images via WWD.com
Zana Bayne Ready To Wear Fall / Winter 2014
I told you guys gray was in! John Paul Gaultier tells Paris Fashion Week to get off the god-damned lawn:
XuMing Couture, from China Fashion Week 2013
Slovenian designer, Peter Movrin, known for his work for Lady Gaga, among others, grew up as a butcher’s son. From his bio: “In this hard provincial life meat became his medium of expression, as a child he would carve steaks in a way that would appeal to his bewildered eye.” Available at Not Just a Label.