Wednesday, February 20, 2008
Plumage for high-status birds
Junya Watanabe (Japanese, b. 1961) for Comme des Garçons (French, founded 1969). Ensemble, fall/winter 2000–1. Pale greige polyester organza and silver polyester and cellophane panné velvet. Costume Institute, Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Christian Siriano for "Project Runway" during Fashion Week, Friday, Feb. 8, 2008, in New York. (Peter Kramer, Associated Press / February 8, 2008)
Thom Browne, Couture Menswear