Such intricate detail, such a twist on Elizabethan Tudor court dress meets Orthodox priestly garb.
Sarah Burton’s vision for the autumn winter 2013 Alexander McQueen woman.
From the artificial Sun to a lineup of his greatest hits (high waist briefs, pajamas, plaid, chunky knitwear juxtaposed with slinkier textures) to the abrupt shaggy wigs, there was just inspiration to make this the most memorable show at New York Fashion Week Fall 2013.
Black lipped models wore a mish mash of techno prints, tartan, houndstooth and Chinese characters. This was paired with mannish oversize military tailoring; a long miltary wool coat worn over a dress and a boiler suit stood out.
Memorable pieces from the collection included the crop wide leg houndstooth pants and geometric sheath dresses.
Vivienne Tam’s fall 2013 woman is both making a cultural and politcal statement.