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United Kingdom

JPG AW1415The Jean Paul Gaultier Autumn/Winter 2014-2015 Show, entitled « Rosbifs in Space / Les Rosbifs dans l’espace » («The Brits in Space »), paid tribute to the United Kingdom.

Other United Kingdom-influenced collections : Aquascutum by Joanna Sykes Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (this show was titled « English Icons »), Dior by Gianfranco Ferré Couture Autumn/Winter 1989-1990 (this collection was dubbed « Ascot-Cecil Beaton »), John Galliano Spring/Summer 2009 (the references of this show were James Gillray and Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother), N° 21 by Alessandro Dell’Acqua Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 (this collection was influenced by Queen Elizabeth of England in her garden).

To read about other United Kingdom-inspired collections, search for the « Great Britain » post that I have published on February 22, 2013.

To read about other collections with the Union Jack, search for the « Union Jack » post that I have published on March 18, 2013.

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Posted by on November 29, 2014 in Places


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Great Britain

Moschino AW1314Great Britain is honored in the Moschino Autumn/Winter 2013-2014 Show, which features a soundtrack dedicated to Brit Pop bands such as Blur, Oasis and The Verve.

Other Great Britain-inspired collections : D&G by Dolce & Gabbana Autumn/Winter 2008-2009 (based on Elizabeth II, as seen by Stephen Frears, in his « The Queen » film), Comme des Garçons Spring/Summer 2006 (« Lost Empire » collection), Jean-Charles de Castelbajac Autumn/Winter 2006-2007, MaxMara Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (based on life in the British countryside), Vivienne Westwood Autumn/Winter 1987-1988 (« Harris Tweed » collection, influenced by fashion when Elizabeth II was adolescent).

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Posted by on February 22, 2013 in Places


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