Tuesday, November 6, 2012

INSPIRATION Pierre Cardin 1968... Erdem FW 2012||13

The all-over pattern styling that was fashionable in the sixties and that the fashion designer Pierre Cardin proposed in 1968 [left]... might have been an inspiration for the collection for FW 2012||13 of Erdem [right].
Cardin was known for his avant-garde style and his Space Age designs. He used geometric shapes and motifs in his designs, often ignoring the female form. He advanced into unisex fashions, sometimes experimental, and not always practical, for example he has created the "bubble dress" in 1954.

With this post I recommend the book: