Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign


AZZEDINE ALAIA made his couture comeback last night and tempted long-time friend and Vogue contributing editor Naomi Campbell to his runway who opened and closed his show (the designer is widely credited at kickstarting the super’s career when she was 16-years old).

This was Alaïa’s first outing since he departed from the couture calendar in 2011 and it fall proved worth the wait. At a time when many houses are disrupting the traditional show schedule in favour of showing what they want when they want (namely, condensing pre and main collections into only two shows a year) it’s worth mentioning that Alaïa was light years ahead and has always been a designer to dance to the beat of his own drum. He won’t flit between trends to suit an overriding mood, nor will be bow down to other industry expectations; he has authenticity (another overused buzzword) but he has it in spades and it’s one of the reasons why he is held in such high regard.

This was a collection that was unmistakably Alaïa - the fit and flare silhouettes, coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign those pleated skirts spliced with leather, cropped jackets and knitted black gowns - but there were plenty of interesting textures and folksy references to make it all feel new; to thrill the eye, and - from a client’s perspective - fuel the spend. And it would be money well spent.

Anyone who has ever bought a vintage piece of Alaïa lately will know it's immune to ever looking old. Few other brands remain as relevant today as they were three decades ago. The smart woman ordering from this line-up considers the purchase akin to an heirloom worth the investment. She will still be wearing it in 20, 30, or 40 years from now. (Or, if she won’t, her daughter certainly will).

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Источник: http://www.vogue.co.uk/shows/autumn-winter-2017-couture/azzedine-alaia



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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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Coco rocha for longchamp fall / winter campaign

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