Chalayan
By WGSN Insider

DRAPED, PIECED, SLASHED + TWISTED Paris: Hussein Chalayan presented a stunning line-up of deconstructed ensembles. Twisted draping and dimensional piecing worked together with languid silhouettes, …

Feb 28, 2014
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DRAPED, PIECED, SLASHED + TWISTED
Paris: Hussein Chalayan presented a stunning line-up of deconstructed ensembles. Twisted draping and dimensional piecing worked together with languid silhouettes, layering and loose tailoring to create an elegant aesthetic. Slashed gowns had a clawed effect – as if the whimsical fake nail appliqué had torn straight through them.  – Deirdre Pérez

Key items: T-shape dresses / Slit skirts / Asymmetric jackets / Sheath dresses / Soft tailored jackets and coats / Turtlenecks / Wide-leg pants / Chubby fur coats / Floor sweeping skirts / Matched sets / Column dresses

Color: Black / Grey / Forest green / Sand / White / Deep red / Silver / Brown / Plum berry / Pink / Taupe

Materials + Trim: Fur / Felted wool / Leather / Organza / Lamé / Crepe / Satin / Textured knits / Zips / Fringe / Fake nail appliqué

Print + Pattern: Stripes / Tweedy geo patterns / Dotted grids

Accessories + Footwear: Booties / T-strap heels

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