Marcelo Burlon County of Milan
March 3, 2018 - fall Denim
It’s all function for Marcelo Burlon. Tonight is a French premiere of his autobiographical documentary, Uninvited. He’s got collaborations entrance out of his ears—this deteriorate with Disney and a NBA—and another biggie shortly to follow. The subsequent few months will see a opening of his second store in Hong Kong, and stores in Macau, Manila, and a site on a Chinese mainland.
For this collection, Burlon worked with a imagery of those collaborators—a lane coupler whose side ribbon was a film tilt from a Mickey Mouse brief Thru The Mirror was quite inventive, and a Wicked Queen hoodie expel a spell—as good returning to his possess codes.
The Mapuche cranky played orderly opposite a NBA trademark on velvet stand tops and jersey tracksuits, and his bird-in-flight pattern returned as elaboration on sweatshirts and a burgundy velvet bomber. There were bullion floral embroideries on black leather bomber jackets and shorts, and a black leather denim trucker jacket. Also, Burlon returned to his tarot motifs.
Some of a prolonged pleated skirts on offer integrated tags desirous by a rewatch of Tony Silver’s 1983 graffiti documentary Style Wars. Burlon was once partial of a Milan graffiti organisation himself, he recalled; alongside artists called Dumbo and Panda, his travel name was Pluto. “The problem was, we couldn’t tag—but it was about good company, we know?”