Thursday, July 7, 2011

Sheer Genius

One of this season's more controversial looks, sheer fashion evokes an atmosphere of whimsical sensuality in a nod to bedroom attire, bridal accents, and costumes made for theater. The sheer fabric recently featured in fall couture and fashion forward ready-to-wear is an ode to mystery, lasciviousness, and supreme femininity. The exhibitor of this evocative trend is a satirist: Behind a transparent veil, she pokes fun at societal expectations concerning proper attire for a lady. In traditional cuts and conservative lengths, she allows the world a glimpse of herself through a gossamer shroud, morphing previously concealed flesh into an exposed source of strength....



Marc by Marc Jacobs sunglasses, Coralia Leets rose gold and onyx triple drop earrings, Bobby Brown Red lip color, White House/ Black Market sheer top, Express skirt, Via Spiga wedges



Giambattista Valli Fall 2011 Couture, Maison Martin Margiela 2011 Couture
Sheer Skirt
Anna Sui Spring 2011 RTW, Giambattista Valli Fall 2011 Couture
Rachel McAdams in Marchesa
Christian Dior Spring 2011 RTW, Alberta Ferretti Spring 2011 RTW
Anne Hathaway in Valentino
Prabal Gurung Fall 2011 RTW, BCBG Max Azria

4 comments:

  1. Hey, thanks for commenting and following! I'm personally not too keen on certain aspects of this trend!

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  4. wow! Anna Hathaway looks very fashionable!

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