Sunday, 3 October 2010

pfw snapshot.

a bit of rochas, rue du mail and limi feu, now.

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i found the collection as a whole to be a bit all over the place; in terms of colour and silhouette (though the florals prints and silky fabrics were pretty consistent), but that huge-skirted floral number is stunning and needed to be included. such an urge to throw big jumpers (or something in a poofy textured skirt for the first number) over these looks and mix some textures for autumn...

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rue du mail
these few looks happen to be the opening few looks, but the pulled thread/ladder technique here really grabbed me, especially in the third look when combined with some sheers (and the blue/cream colour scheme).

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limi feu
again, it was one look (the third dress with the curved, ruched, under-bust hem) which grabbed me here, and made me glance through the collection again. lots of great pieces, but these 4 looks were the ones which stood out to me, for various reasons. limi really has a way of making simple cuts look amazingly cool (must be a japanese thing; it's certainly a trick often pulled off by the expert hands of both yohji and rei at CDG) - i mean, look at the way that jacket flows, or aforementioned dress slouches in just the right way... marvellous.

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