The #1 source for fashion inspiration from real people around the world.

HYPE the looks you like to make them hot —or post your own! learn more or sign up now!

Sign in with Facebook

sign up with email »

GHOST OF THE ARCTIC WINDS - PFW day 7

by Andre J., http://avantgardien.tumblr.com, stylist,contributing fashion editor from Manila, Philippines

124 comments · 20 · November 2, 2011

635

Marlon Rivera Aw 2011 High Collared Shirt With Pintucks, Don Protasio Aw 2011 Billowing Trousers - GHOST OF THE ARCTIC WINDS - PFW day 7 - Andre Judd
HYPE 635
  1. high collared shirt with pintucks

    ,

    MARLON RIVERA AW 2011

    , in Shirts
  2. BILLOWING TROUSERS

    ,

    DON PROTASIO AW 2011

    , in Pants

1.


Uploaded with ImageShack.us

2.


Uploaded with ImageShack.us

3.


Uploaded with ImageShack.us

I had been itching to wear these pieces for fashion week because of its dramatic shape/proportion. When you walk, the garments elongate your neck, slims your upper torso and elongates your lower torso. The shirt has this draped high collar which encases the neck ann frames the face perfectly while the trousers flare into a dramatic kite shape almost like a skirt in the most amazing cotton crumpled fabric. An added plus is how the trousers almost floats in the hair as one walks on the hallway of the fashion week venue.
I dont know why but both these pieces remind me of the arctic. Its not even fur or wearable in those regions. It might be the sleek pointy shape of the trousers and the angular checks and collar shape which remind me of icicles and piercing icy winds. Echoing the arctic inspiration my hair was fashioned to resemble the hair of Jadis of The Lion, the witch, and the Wardrobe meets the Snow queen. The arctic theme extends to the pale grey eyes and bleached brows as well. In a way the total look were also apt for the festive halloween where all these lightness in the clothes make me like appear like a ghost. How timely:)




More looks by Andre J.

see all 983 looks ►

Comments (124)

show previous comments

Saida M.
LOVE!
Andre Judd
Saida thank you:)!!!!!!
W W
i admire this type of profile distortion in general.

the leading image at the top is striking because it is atypical of your shots. very artistic and melancholy.

oh i just found someone in Manila who knows you!
W W
the second shot looks like you came out of a martial arts film set in fuedal China.
Andre Judd
thank you so much:)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!im really flattered by your amazing comments:)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! wow:)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

who is your friend in manila who knows me?:)
Terence M
when i first saw it, i thought it was japan inspired. hehe
Andre Judd
thank you Terence:)!!! partly it is:)!!!!
Joal Diaz
i like it.
Andre Judd
Joal thank you:)!!!
Rafi Mustafa
<3
Andre Judd
Ins:)!!thank you:)!!!!
Gon Cho
wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!love it
Andre Judd
Gon thank you:)!!!!!!
Adamski Holdstheway
Adore you hair hair here.
Andre Judd
Adamski thank you:)!!!!!!!!
Shylviaa =)
You keep suprising mee!!!!!!!!!!!! love it as always... :)
reply ·
Jason Tsang
i love the hair style
reply ·
JayZEE Kong
epic~!!!
reply ·

  

Posted by

People you may like

Elene H.

loser from berlin

fan
Elene H.

Anoushka P

teenage witch / part-time powerpuff girl from Sweet Valley

fan
Anoushka P

Choineczka .

girl from Poland

fan
Choineczka .

Related

Back to Top