On the occasion of 10 years of Proenza Schouler, Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough have chosen to deliver a cloakroom summer drawing inspiration both in the archives of their brand and within the new “social media” such as Tumblr and Pinterest.
Acids between colors, patchwork exotic skins, rock rivets, zips sportswear volumes oversizes, Japanese-inspired details, perforated leather and woven exceptional McCollough and Hernandez hit hard.
It is true that abstract graphics (inspired by the work of painter Gerhard Richter) to flowing dresses in a modern and graceful sensuality (mixing lace inserts, stitching and cuts pressure twisty neo-corset) through the satin printed photos gleaned on the canvas over the Tumblr and other virtual moodboards, Proenza Schouler’s latest collection is particularly remarkable.
We thus note that jumble sleeveless jackets puzzles python boldly colored revisit the format “jean jacket” that toilets sinusoidal curves rehabilitate the notion of femininity universal as inventive pleating skirts will broadcast a delicate sixties and sets intarsia top / straight skirt zip instill good dose of freshness sophisticated silhouettes expensive in urban duo.
For their part, the dresses merging pictures postcards, neo-volume fly modest and carnations we prove that the pair has indeed continue to build up the fashion landscape.
And whether the collection of Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough does not prove free borrowings universe Balenciaga, Miu Miu and Celine, two New York designers do not manage less than the mere mention developing a grammar neo contemporary-specific DNA of their brand.