Which is „ mother of punk “the Queen of British fashion“, the authentic lateral thinker of the fashion world. The designer was long ridiculed for their unique creations. On Friday, she celebrated her 70th birthday – and still trends.
You may hardly believe
That Vivienne Westwood threw her fashion studies after only one semester, elementary school teacher to become shortly afterwards. We know it as the dazzling Lady with feuerrotem hair, as the opponent of quiet restraint and signs of blazing style. Today it is considered one of the most important design icons of the world.
Corners and edges, eye-catching designs, punk and sex – Vivienne Westwood is a rebellious exception between all the smooth coated pabulum of expensive designer. She is shrill and oblique – just like their fashion. It all started, when she met Malcolm mclaren know and love when after the first divorce and out of trouble the Schneider attempts were born and their wild phase began. Out of the lagweiligen life, away from her ex, to the wake of subcultures. Together with her new partner mclaren, the later sex pistols Manager, opened 1971 „ let it rock at Paradise Garage “ – her first boutique in the clothes for Teddy boys were sold. Quickly, the young boys with their sexist and racist tendencies violate the sense of Justice of the young Vivienne, the shop was closed.
An end however hasn’t happened long in sight: soon after the shop under a new name was reborn and in memory of James Dean “too fast to live, Too Young To the “ baptized.” There’s not remained in the spring ’ 74 was finally the boutique “sex “ – offer: Erotic lingerie, S & M articles and themed shirts – Westwood initiated the punk look that made them famous.
Safety pins, razor blades, bicycle chains and chicken bones. Sado Maso costumes for the sex pistols and hey presto, that plan went on: not only Gaultier and Versace were the self learnt skill of Westwood fashion designer inspirieren-the „ Queen of punk “ was born.
Her first professional collection „ pirates “ the self-taught presented in 1981. The famous pirate collection was the first emancipation of the punk, for the smooth transition to the „ mainstream “. Everyday use Westwood doesn’t mean at Madame, to lose. In 1983, separates it from mclaren, but holding onto its principles. ’ 92, she surrenders the prêt à porter, 94 follows first Haute Couture. It’s the unconventional kind, who skillfully eclectic style, which combines decades like nobody’s business, which can be so in love Vivienne which makes them unique and unmistakable. And which they themselves keeps them over the years – in spite of great glory.
Typical Westwood silhouette
Items from the 18th and 19th centuries are reinterpreted in the style of the future, combinations such as crinoline, metal offset lace bustiers and platform shoes are adapted from great designers and molt to Westwood handwriting. She is responsible for the Renaissance of the corset, drappiert like crazy, indulges in Rococo style, and remains true materials in the British style such as Tweed and Tartan fabrics. Yes, she’s not to distract from their ideal of beauty, of their search type to respond to trends or better: to put yourself. It took a while until you learned to accept them fully among colleagues. But today you can admire you.
For her fashion, but above all for their character. For a free spirit who makes their own decisions. For their designs that look as if they were straight from the creative chaos of thoughts on the catwalk were beamed, as Westwood herself. Genuine and real, without regard to rules and fashion label. Label finally has never been her area of expertise. Finally, it is important that you decide. For example, the own fashion wear.
Create a wedding dress for Kate Middleton? Pfff. „ I would really like to designed her dress, but we have to wait until she picks up a bit when it comes to styling “. Honesty lasts longest just.
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