How not grasp a clerical influence in this latest carousel of fashion shows. The inspiration is clearly taken from the portraits of Velasquez and Rembrandt, which resurrect the broad white collars of the 17th century. Mixed with this black and white spirit and the clean lines, the image of the nun and the priest comes to mind. When Gucci also adds the cross as jewelry to the collar of its models, the monastic inspiration takes on a Tim Burton-like twist. From couture to ready-to-wear, let’s expect to work on oversized collars.
19 January 2020