The French were the first to make an business out of fashion, not just dress-making, and so they have been exporting their fashion since the seventeenth century which is frankly earlier than many of the world had even realized what style was. As far as wearable colours go, yellow tends to be a tough promote—however that didn’t cease designers throughout all four trend capitals from taking their best photographs, pushing shades from mustard and marigold to saffron and sunflower. All three takes have their deserves: McCartney’s proved that a no-fur-no-leather assertion need not be totally crunchy, Loewe’s overflowed with covetable equipment, and Acne’s tapped in to the proportion play that’s changing into more mainstream by the day.
DeJean, Joan, The Essence of Type: How The French Invented Excessive Fashion, Wonderful Food, Chic Cafés, Model, Sophistication, and Glamour, New York: Free Press, 2005, ISBN 978-0-7432-6413-6. Yasmin Sewell carrying a yellow mustard … Read the rest