12 Feb

Libertine AW1314Moroccan rugs influenced some prints in the Libertine Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Show.

Some Morocco-inspired collections : Acne Spring/Summer 2012 (this collection was based on the colors of Michael Patrick King’s « Sex and the City 2 » shot-in-Marrakesh scenes), Céline by Phoebe Philo Spring/Summer 2011 (the geometric prints were partly inspired by Marrakesh), Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci Couture Autumn/Winter 2009-2010 (partly inspired by Morocco), Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci Spring/Summer 2010 (« Psychedelic Morocco / Maroc psychédélique » collection), Gucci by Frida Giannini Spring/Summer 2011 (influenced in part by Marrakesh), Jean-Louis Scherrer Couture Autumn/Winter 1990-1991, Jean Paul Gaultier Spring/Summer 2011 Menswear (collection dedicated to the Marrakesh of Yves Saint Laurent), Yves Saint Laurent Couture Spring/Summer 1992 (this collection, dubbed « A Renaissance / Une Renaissance », referenced the colors used by Henri Matisse after he visited Morocco ; furthermore, circa 1977-1978, Yves Saint Laurent unveiled a collection inspired by Morocco, as seen by Eugène Delacroix).

Photo : Marcus Tondo / InDigital / GoRunway




Posted by on February 12, 2013 in Places


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2 responses to “Morocco

  1. cuir

    March 6, 2013 at 4:09 pm

    Fantastic article. Looking forward for more posts like this.

    • Fashion Mayann

      March 7, 2013 at 3:34 pm

      Thank you Morris Harbin for stopping by and for your kind words !


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