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Posts for September 9th 2008
We can't say weather society is a cultural artifact or not but as long as it keeps churning out women as pretty and polished as the ones you will see in our Carolina Herrera Spring Runway video we don't mind. The stuck in time aesthetic may not be timeless but it certainly is alluring.
>> For the second season in a row, Marc Jacobs started his show promptly, just ten minutes after its scheduled start — only this time, half the attendees weren't locked out — everyone had learned their lesson. "Ladies and gentlemen, please take your seats. The show is about to begin."
Through swinging mirror doors, the models walked the mirror-lined runway from every direction, funhouse illusions abounding. But show tactics aside, with Marc, it always comes down to the clothes — the mashed-up, layered, bangled clothes, sparkling, plaided, and sheened. As Gershwin played in the background, Marc took us in a whole new direction — and he did it while wearing a skirt.
Luca Orlandi's Spring 2009 Luca Luca collection shined, literally, with a choice of textiles from silk to satin that showcased sheen. Check it out in our video of the runway.