Sherlock Goes Sixties In MIU MIU Pre-Fall 2015

February 03, 2015 3:12 PM

Miuccia Prada got a bit groovy with her pre-fall 2015 installation at the Palais d’Iéna.  The set piece: drab olive green and washed out yellow set against tacky retro wallpaper.  It’s a room that Sean Connery’s James Bond could’ve been briefed for a mission in, and it lends itself perfectly to Miu Miu’s pre-fall 2015 exhibition. 

Generously thick heels and knee-highs lead up to heavily patterned skirts.  Think Fembot, or a secretary in Mad Men.  Thick cardigans and semi-masculine geometrically accented blazers cover earth-tone turtlenecks.  The accompanying bags are hefty and display various leather tones and finishes; one in particular playfully resembles an archaic file folder.  And on top, Prada placed inspector caps reminiscent of a very famous English detective from a bygone era.  The result is undeniably unique and radiates eccentricity and intelligence.  Check out some visuals from the installation on your right, enjoy!

 

 

WRITTEN BY:  JASON GREENSPAN

PHOTO CREDIT: MIU MIU

 

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