Hand-dyed layerings of petal pink silk tulle, net and washed taffeta strewn with garlands of 3D [poppies] constructed in free-hanging appliques and satin stitch embroidery.’
An ice pink exploded flower dress made from multiple layers of silk organza, pleated and shredded by hand, a technique which inspired two pieces in the SS20 collection.’
A toile for the hand-pleated, hand-cut, spiked flower dress in degradé flax flower blue silk gauze organza which recalls the pleated and shredded organza pieces from AW12.’
I very deliberately finished with the looks that reminded me of feathers, because my next blog post will be a long overdue one on Swan Lake.
As before, if this has left you wanting more McQueen here are some links for you: