• Jean Paul Gaultier - Haider Ackermann Spring 2023 Couture

    13 days ago - By WWD

    Two slim figures in black suits - shoulders square, pants pegged over stilettos - appeared in the distance and tread slowly across a vast, ice-blue carpet as static fizzed and a heartbeat grew louder. When they approached, a viewer discovered the jackets were tailcoats, one with loose threads scribbled like hand-drawn pinstripes, the other fronted with a jabot of origami-like pleats - wholly new takes on masculine-feminine.
    In a brilliant mind meld, Haider Ackermann etched the formidable fashion legacy of Jean Paul Gaultier with his own inimitable hand - minimal and rigorous, yet with some...
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