DESIGNER: Miuccia Prada
INSPIRATION: Classics re-imagined. “Classics, classics of trash, classics of chic, a repeat in history, a genre of woman or clothes that always comes about,” the designer said backstage.
Yesterday while we were caught up in the rapture of Marc Jacobs leaving Louis Vuitton and his subsequent swan song for the fashion house that for once, all eyes were on the clothing and not the model wearing them.
Perhaps that’s how
DESIGNER: Hedi Slimane
INSPIRATION: Guy de Cointet, an L.A. based artist who makes “lifelike and contrived” work.
TRENDS: Bold metallic sequins, one shoulder dresses, oversized blazers, leather mini skirts, sequin socks with
Well, well, well.
Can't say we didn't see this coming: Marc Jacobs is leaving Louis Vuitton after 16 years to take his namesake brand public with his business partner, Robert Duffy within the next three years.
16 years that
DESIGNER: Karl Lagerfeld
INSPIRATION: The idea came from people who overact to art today,” Lagerfeld said. “It’s all become a little too much.”
TRENDS: Two paneled skirts with zippers, leather pants, cropped sweaters worn
We could be living in the last days of Louis Vuitton and Marc Jacobs International—as we know it.
Though sources are speculating that LVMH will not renew Marc Jacobs' contract with Louis Vuitton when it ends in a couple of months,