Christian Cowan doesn’t need an excuse to get fat. The British designer already has dedicated celebrity fans, including musicians like Saweetie and drag superstars like Aquaria, both seated in the front row today. Moreover, it is never not has put everything in place for its party clothes. But the impetus for the spring 2022 extraordinary was, in part, for Cowan to thumb his nose at people who thought New York’s nightlife might be over after 2020. “I just wanted it to be a band. different women going to the same party, “he said, adding that he had encouraged the models to really do the same on the catwalk, in ’90s style.
And they did! Teddy Quinlivan, wearing a lavender and black plaid miniskirt and matching cropped jacket, briefly sat in the front row as he walked the catwalk. Others threw their hair down, rolled up and a few even took off their shoes, like an exhausted party animal walking home at 3 a.m. Name a lavish texture or trope, and it was probably depicted somewhere in the collection. There were metal dresses with chains; balaclavas in pink marabou feathers; dazzled scarf tops; long transparent and sparkling dresses; necklines so far; hems so far. One of them was a silver mini dress with a deep U-neckline and attached hood, a little Grace Jones.
Could it have been streamlined? Sure, but going to a Christian Cowan show and expecting detention is like going to church for shots of tequila. This was best highlighted in the final dress, worn by Winnie Harlow. A white midi dress, off the shoulders and bodycon, it featured a cropped waist, oversized rhinestones, a split leg to the hip and, very whimsically, feathers coming down from the shoulders like white streamers, as well as a veil . She was an angel, a wife and an agent of chaos at the same time. Looks like a party.