May 07, 2018 | By Lizzy Bowring
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After ending his successful tenure at Hermes with the S/S 11 collection, it seemed that Jean Paul Gaultier spent his extra time revisiting his punkish roots. With look titles like “London Callin” and “I Am an Anarchist”, Gaultier re-imagined old favorites like sharp-shouldered pantsuits, ripped sweaters, and deconstructed trench coats. More refined pieces like pieced satin dresses were a highlight, and playful pops of color showed the designer was having fun.
Color: Cream, pale pink, vivid orange-pink, taupe, black, multicolor prints
Key Items: Sharp-shouldered suits / Pieced satin dress / Confetti print dress / Cream coat dress with tulle at neckline
Materials: Pinstripe suitings / Glossy satin / Lace / Black leather / Printed jacquard
Details + Trim: Tufts of feathers / Tiers / Tulle accents / Sequins / Off-the-shoulder necklines / Piecing
Accessories + Footwear: T-strap heels / Crochet covered booties and t-straps / Pumps with ankle straps / Chokers / Opera-length finderless gloves
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