Alexander Mcqueen Fw10

March 11, 2010

tfs All I have been thinking about all day is the Alexander McQueen FW10 collection. With 5 minutes to post something for the day before I continue power-summarising The Great Gatsby (which, by the way, is quite wonderful), I can finally explode this thinking into a post as best I can. You can’t live forever….

Valentino Fw10

March 10, 2010

tfs Is it possible for something to flow sharply? That was all I could think of to describe Valentino. Everything was calculated, clean, proportionate, but not restrictive – I think this showed in the models and the general vibe (makeup versus hair helped too). I can’t say I’m a massive fan of the pointed, awkward-height…

Giambattista Valli Fw10

March 9, 2010

tfs I am in love with this season’s emphasis on sheer fabrics! Definitely experimenting this Winter. This Valli show was just so right – everything jigsawed so nicely and the shoes were just *pop* Thoughts? On a different note, how was everyone’s Tuesday? I’m so tired and run-down already – so many commitments and deadlines…

Viktor & Rolf Fw10

March 8, 2010

tfs I am at a loss as to how I can communicate to you guys how purely absolute Viktor & Rolf was. It wasn’t even [insert adjective] something. It just was. And this amazed me. Normally, I hate watching footage of shows, because it feels like it’s taking away from the art and concepts that…

Lanvin Fw10

March 7, 2010 Once I got over the novelty of Constance with with black hair, I realised that this uniform look that made the models almost indistinguishable, and so I was focusing less on whether or not the looks suited the individual, and more on the very design – no questions asked. I guess some would argue…