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FASHION INSPIRED BY THE GARDEN: HAUTE COUTURE AND HORTICULTURE


Trend designers have discovered inspiration within the backyard for hundreds of years. 

The interaction between the 2 realms started with portray in historic Egypt and the Chahar-bagh backyard designs of Persia and India which impressed carpets.  This developed to fifteenth century style statements we discover in work of the privileged class and has naturally continued its celebrated historical past with haute tradition.

Weed Robes: the Mobile Garden Dress by Nicole Dextras. Nicole Dextras is an environmental artist whose artworks follow the seasons. Is there irrigation for this small container garden? photo: Nicole Dextras

Weed Robes: the Cellular Backyard Gown by Nicole Dextras. Nicole Dextras is an environmental artist whose artworks comply with the seasons. Is there irrigation for this small container backyard? photograph: Nicole Dextras

Tania Dzyagileva wearing Alexander McQueen dress made of frozen flowers from the "Sarabande" Spring Collection (image: fashionbylove.com).  Notice the felled and lost foliage in the background! Maybe a small cutting garden?

Tania Dzyagileva sporting Alexander McQueen gown fabricated from frozen flowers from the “Sarabande” Spring Assortment (picture: fashionbylove.com).  Discover the felled and misplaced foliage within the background! Possibly a small chopping backyard?

Backyard attire, backyard footwear, backyard get together hats are widespread backyard style costuming.

On this 1606 portrait of a 2 yr outdated Jacobean heiress, Lettice Newdigate, her gown mirrors the knot backyard within the background of the portray. Maybe the primary occasion of a knot backyard in english artwork, simply as importantly it’s an early celebration of the backyard inspiring style.

Marie-Jeanne Rose Bertin was the dressmaker to Queen Marie Antoinette.

By means of her elite clientele, Bertin helped elevate style to an artwork costuming the queens of France, Sweden, Spain, Portugal.  A lot of her rococo designs had been impressed by the palace gardens at Versailles. Versailles is the grandest personal property backyard.

This Valentino Dress & Garden Gate Jacket from the Spring 2013 Couture collection evokes visuals of the Italian renaissance gardens,  With birds and flowers on the dress, the jacket is inspired by wrought iron gates. As the model slides acr…

This Valentino Gown & Backyard Gate Jacket from the Spring 2013 Couture assortment evokes visuals of the Italian renaissance gardens,  With birds and flowers on the gown, the jacket is impressed by wrought iron gates. Because the mannequin slides throughout the runway one can envision a slight breeze billowing via this “backyard in an outfit!”

Two years later Valentino’s pre-fall line got here again to the backyard. 

Does the hat encourage a backyard get together  or does the backyard encourage the hat? Might this be thought-about a proper roof backyard terrace with a view?

And since no outfit is full with out the appropriate shoe…

Dolce Gabbana couture shoe

Dolce Gabbana couture shoe

A lesson in botany from the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork exhibit: Trend in an Age of Expertise. That is Christopher Kane’s prêt-a-porter Spring/Summer season 2014 ensemble as a sweater and skirt mixture.  

The sweater is machine-knit ivory cashmere, appliqué of white nylon net, machine and hand embroidered with green, black and orange silk synthetic thread and yellow and opalescent sequins.  photo©Todd Haiman Landscape Design 2016

The sweater is machine-knit ivory cashmere, appliqué of white nylon web, machine and hand embroidered with inexperienced, black and orange silk artificial thread and yellow and opalescent sequins.  photograph©Todd Haiman Panorama Design 2016

The skirt is machine-sewn nude silk-synthetic organza, laser-cut yellow polyester voile appliqué, machine and hand-embroidered with green, black and orange silk-synthetic thread. photo©Todd Haiman Landscape Design 2016

The skirt is machine-sewn nude silk-synthetic organza, laser-cut yellow polyester voile appliqué, machine and hand-embroidered with inexperienced, black and orange silk-synthetic thread. photograph©Todd Haiman Panorama Design 2016

Backyard design impressed by style

And to finish the inspirational circle, right here a backyard pays tribute to a legacy designer. On this most charming backyard entitled “Christian Earlier than Dior”, backyard designers Patricia Thirion and Janet Honour recreate the well-known style icon’s childhood retreat on the 2010 Chelsea Flower Present.  

The pink and grey color scheme was a color combination favored by Dior in this small space garden design. photo©Todd Haiman Landscape Design 2016

The pink and gray colour scheme was a colour mixture favored by Dior on this small area backyard design. photograph©Todd Haiman Panorama Design 2016

There are so many tiny, very thoughtful details here. Of particular note is the jacket slung over the bench which adds a bit of humanity and animates the space.  photo©Todd Haiman Landscape Design 2016

There are such a lot of tiny, very considerate particulars right here. Of explicit observe is the jacket slung over the bench which provides a little bit of humanity and animates the area.  photograph©Todd Haiman Panorama Design 2016

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