A craving for unspoiled nature was the place to begin for Wooyoungmi’s fall assortment.
“Like every other individual, I’ve turn out to be more and more extra involved by the setting. However after studying ‘The Reminiscence’ by Bernard Werber, the place the protagonists return up to now and discover nature, after which ‘Forgotten Beasts’ from American illustrator Matt Sewell, I felt actually acutely aware of [our impact] on nature,” artistic director Woo Younger Mi stated.
Her method of expressing that concern was equipping her coed lineup with gear to face the weather. She revisited mainstays of the out of doors wardrobe, drawing them from a spread of eras, going from tailor-made wool overcoats and ascetic area jackets to quilted corduroy puffer vests and winter sports activities gear. Earthy browns, muted greens, russet and a handful of fiery oranges and reds had been a reference to nature itself, whereas the natural curves of soles made mountain climbing boots look futuristic, in a nod to the time-traveling protagonists of Werber’s ebook.
Among the many standouts had been checkerboard-pattered denim items, boxy cropped leather-based jackets, thick marled knitwear in shiny hues, very Nineties overshirts, and a puffer jacket in a wool so bushy it mimicked shearling. The tailoring, all the time a Wooyoungmi sturdy go well with, was effectively represented.
Most appears adopted the model’s genderless intentions, save for buttoning variations, a handful of skorts and a nylon skirt go well with. Intelligent particulars made the clothes memorable, resembling clasps positioned on the sleeves for width adjustment, the sq. building of a collar line or webbing that secured the armhole of a puffer vest for heat.
Within the video, fashions went on a nocturnal jaunt by a suburban Paris woodland, and advised surreal adventures, as within the books.