Raiment for the Life Quiescent

Imagine sailing down the stair in a chilly castle, settling into a deep velvet sofa in front of a large fire, 25-year scotch in a bone china cup. (all images from http://www.Style.com)

Alexander McQueen pre-fall 2013

The Pre-Fall 2013 collection at Alexander McQueen, with its lush velvets, rich braid embroidery, and priestly lazer-cut cassocks had me in an Orlando-lives-in-the-manor swoon. And then I got to thinking how similar some of the garments were to my unfinished second-year Fashion School illustrations.
(But to be honest, those will never see the light of day as I am a terrible illustrator.)

A few more McQueen fantasies…

McQueen pf 2013

McQueen pf 2013

McQueen pf2013

 

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