Big gold buttons, trench coats, and big shoulders. New York Fashion Week 2012 is only a few days in and we’re seeing is a whole lot of military.
Jason Wu's Fall collection took inspiration from 3 different aspects of Chinese culture; military China, The historical China of the Qing Dynasty , and the Hollywood version of China
Wu used a color palette of red, burgundy, black, gold, and military green, liberally sprinkled with fur accents. Gold embroidery, Swarovski elements, and brocade added to the rich feel of the collection.
Lead hair stylist Odile Gilbert said, “It’s a very strong ponytail because the girl at Jason Wu is a fighter.”
One word to describe this collection is : FIERCE