Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Savage Beauty Day 3a

Ensemble, autumn/winter 2010-11
Coat of duck feathers painted gold, skirt of white silk embroidered with gold thread.
Closeup of Coat

"You've got to know the rules to break them.  That's what I'm here for, to demolish the rules but to keep the tradition."*

*Alexander McQueen, Savage Beauty by Andrew Bolton, Solve Sundsbo, Tim Blanks and Susannah Frankel - exhibition hardcover catalogue

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