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Carrie Bradshaw

Houghton Bridal AW1516

« Carrie Bradshaw meets Katharine Hepburn » is the theme of the Houghton Bridal Autumn/Winter 2015-2016 Collection.

To read about « Sex and the City »-inspired pieces, search for the « Sex and the City » and « Sex and the City 2 » posts that I have published on January 30, 2014, and on November 20, 2012, respectively.

Photo : John Aquino

 

 

 
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Posted by on October 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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Twin Peaks

Julien Fournié Couture AW1415 Twin Peaks

The enchanting women of « Twin Peaks » partly influenced the Julien Fournié Couture Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 Show, titled « First Impulse / Première Pulsion ».

Another « Twin Peaks »-inspired collection : Kenzo by Humberto Leon and Carol Lim Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 (this collection paid homage to David Lynch’s œuvre, including « Twin Peaks »).

Photo : MarieClaire.fr

 

 

 
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Posted by on August 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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The Singing Detective

Saunder AW1415

The Saunder Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 Collection pays homage to BBC’s « The Singing Detective ».

Photo : Scott Rudd

 

 

 
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Posted by on April 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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Power Rangers

Marc by Marc Jacobs AW1415

The Marc by Marc Jacobs (MbMJ by Katie Hillier and Luella Bartley) Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 Show, which
featured illustrations designed by Fergus Purcell, was influenced by the Power Rangers.

Photo : Giovanni Giannoni

 

 
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Posted by on February 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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Sex and the City

Sarah Jessica Parker 14Sarah Jessica Parker’s debut footwear collection (made in collaboration with George Malkemus, president of Manolo Blahnik USA), which will debut exclusively at Nordstrom on February 28, 2014, is partly inspired by the floral details from the wardrobe of « Sex and the City »’s Carrie Bradshaw.

Other « Sex and the City »-influenced shoes : Jimmy Choo (in June 2011, Jimmy Choo released a capsule line that featured the brand’s emblematic shoes, including the « Feather » sandals worn by Sarah Jessica Parker in « Sex and the City »), Manolo Blahnik (the Spanish shoe designer has created the « SJP » slingbacks, available in crêpe de Chine, leather or suede, as a tribute to Sarah Jessica Parker’s « Sex and the City » character, Carrie Bradshaw, who was obsessed with his footwear designs).

Photo : VOGUE.co.uk

 

 
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Posted by on January 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

 

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The Beverly Hillbillies

Jeremy Scott SS12

Elly May Clampett from Paul Henning’s « The Beverly Hillbillies » was the muse of the Jeremy Scott Spring/Summer 2012 Show.

Another « The Beverly Hillbillies »-influenced collection : Trina Turk Autumn/Winter 2004-2005 (this collection was an homage to « Miss » Jane Hathaway from « The Beverly Hillbillies »).

Photo : VOGUE.fr

 

 

 
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Posted by on November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

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Grease

JPG SS14

Randal Kleiser’s « Grease » influenced the « Dancing with the Stars »-style Jean Paul Gaultier Spring/Summer 2014 Show.

Other « Grease »-inspired collections : Jean Paul Gaultier Spring/Summer 1979 (titled « Grease », this collection paid homage to Randal Kleiser’s eponymous film), Yazbukey Spring/Summer 2012 (this line of accessories, dubbed « Le Pussycat Fight », was partly based on « Grease »).

Photo : Giovanni Giannoni

 

 

 
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Posted by on September 29, 2013 in Cinema

 

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Star Trek

The Blonds SS14

« Tweety meets Star Trek » was the theme of The Blonds Spring/Summer 2014 Show.

Other « Star Trek »-inspired collections : Matthew Williamson Spring/Summer 2005 (before designing this collection, to capture the ’70s idea of a futuristic woman, Matthew Williamson watched science fiction films, including « Star Trek »), Pierre Cardin (the science fiction-influenced « Cosmocorps » line that Pierre Cardin launched in the ’60s partly drew inspiration from « Star Trek »).

Moreover, in 2003, Sophia Kokosalaki confessed that the « Star Trek » costumes had a huge impact on her.

To read about « Tweety »-inspired collections, search for the « Tweety » post that I published on August 23, 2013.

Photo : George Chinsee

 

 
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Posted by on September 13, 2013 in Cinema

 

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The Avengers

Hermès AW1011

Jeremiah S. Chechik’s « The Avengers » influenced the Hermès by Jean Paul Gaultier Autumn/Winter 2010-2011 Show.

Photo : Imaxtree

 

 

 
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Posted by on March 12, 2013 in Cinema

 

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Game of Thrones

Gryphon AW1314« Game of Thrones »’ armors inspired the removable harness on a trench in the Gryphon Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Collection.

Photo : Courtesy of Gryphon

 

 

 
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Posted by on March 5, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

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