|The back of a an evening jacket done as a shawl collard|
robe embroidered with Chinese motifs. Detail, for me, is
everything. This piece alone is worth not eating for a month.
|Elegant simplicity in jade with a |
|The tiny bag done in calf hair with|
carved stone embellishment.
|Classic men's suiting for trousers with a cropped jacket.|
I love the drama of the portrait collar and the femininity of
the charmeuse blouse underneath.
|I was crazy for this look for one big reason,|
the fur trimmed vest over the tweed jacket.
So unexpected and dramatic.
|That beautiful embroidery just adds another|
layer of texture and dimension. And
I love the carved pendants too!
|Is it wrong to want this printed dinner jacket to be made for men?|
It makes me want to host an eclectic dinner party where
I bring guests back from the dead for one night of rousing conversation.
|I'm crazy for this Bordeaux color, and |
Laurens limited palette in general.
The wholecollection was
as much about texture
as it was color.
|Bordeaux again, fur trimmed. |
I'm a sucker for velvet,
and the silk variety plays
with light like no other.
|Lauren has started a line of semi-precious jewelry to compliment his|
seasonal collections. I love the organic simplicity of the Chinese
ornaments and the way they have been scaled to become these
showstopping earrings punctuated by faceted jet drops.
|The sleeve of a one shouldered dress embellished with dragon embroidery.|
So beautifully rendered and so thoughtful to create a Dolman sleeve so
the image would be uninterrupted.
|A gown with a minimalist simplicity that transcends centuries and|
|The illusion panel of a cocktail dress shows off sensuous |