Marques’Almeida designers, Marta Marques and Paulo Almeida, cited in their show notes a “desire to capture a youth code” in their SS12 collection. They portrayed their anarchist look with gutted and frayed denim, nearly all of it bleached to stark white. Each piece appeared violently destroyed; constructed to appear gouged away. If bucking the expected was the goal, it appears these designers met their goals.
You may also checkout their designs in action in the video below.