Vivienne Westwood Fashion Show at London Fashion Week 08/09

By Angel | February 18, 2008 8:44 am |
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After nine years of absence, Vivienne Westwood has finally returned to London with her new Red Label collection for Autumn/Winter 2008 at London Fashion Week 2008.

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She hasn’t changed a lot, the Red Label collection was launched in 1994 to offer apparel in Westwood’s imitative style to a wider circle of people.  The emphasize is made on Westwood’s never-dying interest in Savile Row tailoring and French couture clothes.

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The Red Label is created for those who not only want to look stylish, but adores something unique and innovative, multiplied by a traditional British sense of style.

The inspiration of this collection was the young women of the 1970′s and it is full of very short dresses, mini-skirts,extremely big buttons, blazers etc.

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The show was opened with a model wearing shocking (for the show!) and widely-recognized “Guantanamo Orange” underpants. And it was only a beginning, then the audience saw a girl with a placard protesting for the rights of all prisoners at Guantanamo.

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Vivienne Westwood Fashion Show at London Fashion Week 08/09

  • Elana | February 19th, 2008 at 11:30 am

    Vivienne Westwood’s stuff is historical. I would love to explore her closet and see what her must-haves are. Just like stylist Patricia Field, they get even more cooler with age.

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  • angel | February 20th, 2008 at 2:47 am

    The same with me. I think her wardrobe contains a lot of unexpected things and mysteries. May be one day, she will share her main secrets with us!

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  • Leeann | February 22nd, 2008 at 4:01 pm

    Christian from the current Project Runway season worked with her and I can definately see how her style rubbed off on him. I love the classic fashion staples from the past!

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  • angel | February 26th, 2008 at 5:35 am

    The same with me. Some of her clothes are too provocative, some are not for me… but the idea is great, I adore brave women and their bold decisions.

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  • Chivonne Williams | July 14th, 2008 at 1:00 pm

    Hi there

    Hope you are well.

    We are two make up artists and we are really interested in working with you on London Fashion Week with your make up team, we have tried previous methods of trying to contact your team but have never received a response. We would be really grateful if you could forward this email on to your mua’s.

    We hope you will take the time to read this and consider us for working with you as you are your mua’s are people we aspire to be like. We love to do creative make up and high fashion but can also create flawless beauty and would love to experiment with some new media and ideas.

    I understand you are very busy, it would be really nice to receive a response from you with a little advice or perhaps a chance for us to assist. We very much look forward to hearing from you at your earliest possible convenience.

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