Saint Laurent Men’s RTW Spring 2016
June 29, 2015 - fall Denim
Hedi Slimane seemed to have a scream with his “Surf Sounds” collection for spring, sauce a swell of guys and gals for midnight shenanigans
Hedi Slimane has been photographing a California beach stage for years — prolonged before he decamped henceforth from Paris to Los Angeles. He seemed to have a scream with his “Surf Sounds” collection for spring, sauce a swell of guys and gals for midnight shenanigans — even immersion a assembly with YSL-shaped confetti during a finale.
You could clarity a designer’s light mood when your eyes practiced to a black uncover venue and we beheld a common industrial bleachers had been lonesome in kitschy palm-trees-at-sunset wallpaper. Similar motifs incited adult on imagination satin jackets and mohair grandma cardigans, that a immature models wore with a same insouciance as black leather jackets, hands bearing low into their pockets as they barreled down a runway in white high-tops.
There was copiousness of Kurt Cobain in a men’s looks: The fluffy hairstyles; a white cosmetic sunglasses, a plaid shirts; a denim with blown-out knees. And there were copiousness of verbatim thrift-shop styles, a assign frequently intended during Slimane given his entrance grunge collection for tumble 2013.
Yet as a styling and merchandising effort, it was tough to error — solely that it was frequency Coachella summery, what with all a weave caps, velvet scarves and fringed suede jackets. The women’s looks were frothier: misty baby-doll and level dresses, any with a claim leather jacket, application vest or jeans jacket.
As usual, Slimane’s conform summary was as approach as his strange soundtrack was repetitive: The conform group will be humming “Harry Dean” for days.