Quick flight back to London to witness the talent of tomorrow, Graduate Fashion Week.
I was lucky enough to get tickets to watch the Edinburgh College of Art fashion show.
One of the highlights was Jacob Birge. A visual display of escapism. Futurism/armour/Sci-fi. I couldn’t help but think of McQueen’s Aliens of S/S 2010. While his was about aquatic, underwater creatures Jacob focused on dark, structured minimalism. A modern approach to armory, beautifully constructed.
I can imagine Daphne Guinness rocking this look perfectly.
But who could forget EVA NG……what a perfect name to start with!
Her collection balanced the art of tailoring with drape and the results were stunning. A modern Roland Mouret mixed with the sexy aesthetic of Gucci. A name to remember and look out for.
Wearable. Wonderful. WANTABLE.
(…..Lyndsay? If you ever read this I want to pre order the white/cream coat. No words!)
(Image sources since my camera died, georgestyle.george.com,condenast.co.uk, thestylecolumn.com)