Thursday, 15 September 2011

simply McQueen

Another inspiration for me are the collections of Alexander McQueen which differ a lot from the Dior or DSQUARED² collections I have showed you before which are more playful and romantic in their details.

The pre-fall collection is inspired by an ultra modern interpretation of regimental dressing which takes decorative elements from British and French Court and creates simple and strong shapes with a hint of luxury. My favourites are the two dresses below which emphasize the femininity of the wearer through the strictness of shape and material.

                       Alexander McQueen
 Pre-fall 2011

The resort collection 2012 is more romantic, but not less graceful. It consists of tailored pants, high-necked blouses and mid-length skirts in softer earthy colours which shows women's shapes in the most flattering way. 
One detail in both collections are the broad waist belts which create a beautiful and slim silhouette.
                       Alexander McQueen
Resort 2012

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