Posts tagged "hussein chalayan"

Hussein Chalayan Collection Includes Shrouded Women

Always out there designer Hussein Chalayan's spring 2011 collection in Paris included this number: a woman with a black piece of fabric over her head. A mini-burka? A solution to a bad mood/bad hair/bad makeup day? Or something more artistic? We may never know. Also, it's available in white. [Style.com]…

By: Susannah Breslin / October 4, 2010

Watch Lady Gaga’s Crazy Dress “Dance” On Its Own

True story: I was at the Paris Spring '07 show where Hussein Chalayan debuted groundbreaking animatronic couture dresses that moved on their own. Talk about a fashion moment. Now, I don't recall Gaga being there (in fact -- gasp! -- she was relatively unknown back then), but apparently she was inspired enough by the legendary…

By: Erin Flaherty / March 1, 2010

Quick Pic: Unhand Me, You Cad

At Hussein Chalayan, a model showed off two emerging trends: a bag on your head and a dress grabbing your boob. [10/4/10, Paris]…

By: Susannah Breslin / October 5, 2009

Sneak Peek: Hussein Chalayan For Puma

When athletic brand Puma recently took on high fashion designer Hussein Chalayan as creative director, it was clear that Puma's future collections would up its taste level—Chalayan is known for being overtly edgy through dressing eccentric characters like Bjork as well as incorporating crazy hijinks into his designs like remote-controlled layers and LED lights. Here'…

By: Leonora Epstein / August 19, 2009

Fashion Videos From Funny To Creepy

Yves Saint Laurent just released its Spring 2010 men's video and the star is not so much an Adonis-like fellow complete with lovely face and six pack abs as it is, well, an 11 year old boy. But after you get over the initial shock and displeasure about the fact that you were turned o…

By: Lily Q / June 27, 2009

Does This Low-Backed Dress Show My Butt Crack?

Designer Hussein Chalayan didn't leave much to the imagination with this dress from his Fall 2009 collection. A super short mini-dress with a low back and leather insert that suggests exposed ass cleave? Something tells me Paris Hilton will be calling! [Trend de la Creme via Refinery 29]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 24, 2009