The newest trend report from Vogue describes a group of runway trends as Depression Chic. Now that’s depressing! The Roaring Twenties-inspired group is fine, but the bag lady???, please!
I recently heard/read about a new fashion term—recessionista! It refers to one who can be fashionable without much cash outlay!
From a fiber artist point of view, the category they described as Geometry Lessons was quite fascinating, and I encourage you to view this focus on fabric manipulation. Most of these garments of course are not wearable for every day, but the methodology can be a source of inspiration for those with a creative bent to their sewing. Some of my favorites—
Not the hips, I beg you!
There's lots more to see. The goddess grouping offers up a lot of room for reverie and the marrakech express is truly exotic. Review the whole album here.