A fashion decree from the queen of digital print –
proclaims the four E-s:
explore, experiment, expand, evolve …
and Mary Katrantzou has done just that
for a/w 2014.
(image from zimbio.com):
designer Mary Katrantzou
Showing at London Fashion Week,
Ms. Katrantzou proves again that she is a creative par excellence.
Taking a step away from print and architectural elements,
her a/w collection features symbols as signifiers:
heraldic arms, scout badges, business strips
traffic signage, store adverts –
all combined in chaotic patterning.
The result: collage effect, innovative visuals
Fabrication choices allowed for
flow, movement, regal posture
a definite shift from previous collections.
which were structural in intent.
The over-all inspired chain mesh dresses
with metal hearts, rings and things
added an aspect of the unexpected.
Ms. Katrantzou continues to intrigue …
(images from fashionising):