PARIS (AFP) – Jean Paul Gaultier is returning to completely ready-to-use manner, six years immediately after he stopped building off-the-peg outfits to emphasis on haute couture, the house claimed on Wednesday.
The “enfant awful” of French trend bowed out after 5 decades in the business with a last Paris haute couture display 16 months back.
The property continue to bears his identify and is owned by Barcelona-dependent Puig and will function with rotating groups of young collaborators for new collections.
The very first collection – which reinterprets his trademark striped sailor tops – will be readily available on the net at the stop of the week.
It comes just in time for the LGBTQ Pride competition period, the household reported.
US design Bella Hadid characteristics in the collections campaign, sporting the new “unisex, inclusive” selection “that exudes sea air”, the residence explained.
The innovative team have “revived” Gaultier’s ready-to-have on lines, it additional.
Nicola Lecourt Mansion has made a black entire body mesh, strassed with stripes, even though Spanish stylist Palomo Spain created a floral corset.
And German house Ottolinger has reworked the sailor shirt in a tight-fitting jumpsuit with distorted zebra stripes.
The conical bra built renowned by Madonna has been reinterpreted by London-dependent Brazilian punk jewellery designer Alan Crocetti. Frenchman Marvin M’Toumo is in cost of the “shellfish and crustaceans” equipment.
The haute couture displays, also with visitor stylists, will resume in Paris in July, a spokeman for the property explained to AFP.
The 1st guest designer for Gaultier’s couture selection is Japan’s Chitose Abe, of the Sacai model.
The catwalk was intended to have taken spot previous July, but was cancelled thanks to the coronavirus pandemic.