18 Feb

Zoe Jordan AW1314

London’s cityscapes influenced the multicolored prints of the Zoe Jordan Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Show, « Foundations », which was a tribute to some postmodern architects.

Other London-inspired collections : Anna Molinari Autumn/Winter 2005-2006 (inspired by the punks on King’s Road, in the ’70s), Barbie loves Benetton Autumn/Winter 2005-2006 (capsule collection, launched by Benetton on September 15, 2005, in collaboration with Mattel, highlighting 4 cities, including London), Chanel by Karl Lagerfeld Pre-Fall 2008 (named « Paris-London », this collection referenced Coco Chanel’s lovers, Arthur « Boy » Capel and the Duke of Westminster), Christian Lacroix (the couturier has often been inspired by the Carnaby Street fashion, in the ’60s), Corrie Nielsen Spring/Summer 2013 (collection inspired by West London Park, in collaboration with Kew Gardens), Dolce & Gabbana (in July 2010, Stefano Gabbana said on the « British Vogue » website : « We take inspiration from London in every collection. »), Escada Spring/Summer 2005 (« Carnaby Street » line), Gucci by Frida Giannini Pre-Fall 2011 (London, in the ’70s), Jaeger Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (collection inspired by the Kensington Palace’s archives), Just Cavalli Autumn/Winter 2008-2009 (inspired by « Swinging London » era), Lancel Autumn/Winter 2004-2005 (« London » line of accessories), Maje Autumn/Winter 2009-2010 (« Piccadilly » accessories line), Marques Almeida Spring/Summer 2012 (based on London’s ’90s rave culture), Michel Perry 2004 (« Swinging London » line), Moschino Cheap and Chic Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (London was one of the 4 fashion capitals that were celebrated in this collection), Nasir Mazhar Autumn/Winter 2010-2011 (millinery line, inspired by the young Londonians street-style look), Vivienne Westwood Red Label Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (collection especially influenced by West London), Vivienne Westwood Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 (« London » collection), Zandra Rhodes 1971 (« The Victoria & Albert Museum and the Elisabethan Silks » collection).

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