High waists Hot skates – Vogue @voguemagazine 2015
No one wants to wear the mom jean (least of all moms) and no one wants the apple butt. But the presence on the spring 2015 catwalks of high-cut, boot-cut denim signaled a thrilling change in proportions for those in attendance. Leg-lengthening? Check. Waist-cinching? Double Check. Not convinced? Watch a roller-skating Vanessa Axente on the move—literally—in the season’s best high-waisted denim.
Continue reading “#FashionFilm Roller-Skating @VanessaAxente in Spring’s Must-Have Jeans by Gordon von Steiner for @voguemagazine 2015”
Ida van Bladel born 1931
This is a poster for jeans made by Levi-Strauss Europe. This poster succinctly advertises the skin-tight fit of Levi jeans by use of colour photography and the Levi logo. The choice of imagery also reflects the ‘sexual liberation’ of the late 1960s and early 1970s. At this period, denim jeans and nudity were synonymous with youth and rebellion.
Here are some creative projects that inspire me in Victoria and Albert Museum Archive. You can see other projects on my Pinterest or on my #ThrowbackFashion.