REVIVES – Spaces in transition
REVIVES is the third macro trend of VICUNHA TEXTIL for Fall/Winter 2016/17. The imagery of ruins and abandoned places in urban space is the main point of reference here: destroyed forms and worn out materials are visualized in all their complexity. Beauty and inspiration emerge from hideousness. Fabrics represent feeling with textured surfaces and worn out looks in palettes of reloaded colors of washed out blacks and greys that contrast with clear and warm tones, like red and orange. Ornamental elements are added to the destroyed look with a mix of different patches, rips and ornamental seams, used in a de-constructive and asymmetrical way, creating interludes.
– Forms have asymmetrically surprising elements, like unexpected seams and straps. The classic skinny look is drastically enhanced with exaggerated details and unstructured forms.
– Structured jackets and blazers stitched with military inspired details. Pants have narrow and straight trouser legs, and in some cases call attention by the use of unexpected cuts and aggressive