Everyday Inspiration: Balmain Spring 2015

source, Yauheni Attsetski

source, Yauheni Attsetski

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Photo: Monica Feudi / Feudiguaineri.com

source, style.com Photo: Monica Feudi / Feudiguaineri.com

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Photo: Monica Feudi / Feudiguaineri.com

source, style.com Photo: Monica Feudi / Feudiguaineri.com

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Photo: Monica Feudi / Feudiguaineri.com

 

Stripes and bars on an entirely new level…Balmain, Spring 2015.

The Everyday as Inspiration: Issey Miyake 2015

 

Issey Miyake 2015 source, style.com Photo: Marcus Tondo / Indigitalimages.com

Issey Miyake 2015
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Photo: Marcus Tondo / Indigitalimages.com

Issey Miyake 2015 source, style.com Photo: Marcus Tondo / Indigitalimages.com

Issey Miyake 2015
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Photo: Marcus Tondo / Indigitalimages.com

I enjoy the high art of Issey Miyake, but don’t always find the collections wearable. But these two, from the Spring 2015 show? I would wear these any day of the week.

History as Inspiration: Givenchy Spring 2015

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Photo: Monica Feudi / Feudiguaineri.com

Photo: Monica Feudi / Feudiguaineri.com

Photo: Monica Feudi / Feudiguaineri.com

I don’t really layer well; I either put on a cardigan or a scarf and call it a day. But Givenchy’s 2015 show made me rethink vests. Maybe with jeans and a tee shirt, or maybe as shown, with straight black pants?