15 Aug

JPG Couture SS7The Jean Paul Gaultier Couture Spring/Summer 2007 Show, titled « Virgins » (or « Madonnas ») / « Les Vierges » (ou « Les Madones »), paid homage to the Virgin (the 23rd look, pictured here, is named « Apparitions »).

Other Virgin-inspired collections : Arkadius Spring/Summer 2002 (this show paid tribute to the adoration of the Virgin), Dolce & Gabbana Spring/Summer 1998 (this collection showcased images of the Virgin Mary), Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci Spring/Summer 2013 Menswear (this show, whose starting point was « the cult of communion », featured T-shirts printed with abstract « Virgin Mary » faces), Teenage Millionaire (from 2002, Dougie Williams and Chris Hoy have printed images of the Virgin Mary, with the « Mary Is My Homegirl » slogan, on T-shirts), Versace Autumn/Winter 1991-1992 (in this collection, Gianni Versace made reference to the Virgin and Child).

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Posted by on August 15, 2014 in Uncategorized


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8 responses to “Virgin

  1. Reticent Mental Property

    August 15, 2014 at 2:41 pm

    There are many interpretations of virgin…this one…quite traditional, yes!?

    • Fashion Mayann

      August 16, 2014 at 12:28 pm

      The divinely talented Jean Paul Gaultier is rarely traditional but I’ve posted this heavenly outfit on Assumption Day, so this Virgin had to be traditional …

  2. FreeUrCloset

    August 15, 2014 at 3:56 pm

    Leave it to Jean Paul Gaultier to create such a peaceful and virginal look. Gorgeous! Have a fabulous weekend!

    XOXO Nensi & Natasha

    • Fashion Mayann

      August 16, 2014 at 12:48 pm

      Thanks so much (as we’re celebrating the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, in France, we have a 3-day weekend !). You’re so right : in this virginal look, the fantastic JPG has captured the Virgin’s exquisite peace. Have a peaceful weekend ! ❤

  3. Ron Scubadiver

    August 15, 2014 at 4:06 pm

    The message is there, even without the headpiece.

    • Fashion Mayann

      August 16, 2014 at 11:55 am

      Exactly, thank you ! This majestically picturesque outfit says it all …

  4. dievca

    August 16, 2014 at 2:52 am

    Jean Paul Gaultier is amazing. He always makes you look twice, three times, or more. (and he cuts for curves!) XO

    • Fashion Mayann

      August 16, 2014 at 11:49 am

      You’re so damned right, thank you ! Jean Paul Gaultier is a Genius who embraces all types of beauty, and this truly Immaculate Collection was no exception ! XO


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