The Dior winter 2019-2020 men’s collection is a treasure trove of luxury and innovation by Kim Jones
DIOR winter 2019-2020 men’s collection from the House of DIOR redefined fashion and its reputation as the crème de la creame of international trends. As we all know that DIOR is the name to reckon with. Brand is at the forefront of avant-garde fashion and presents an extremely rich heritage of fashion. The house of Dior has always been synonymous with innovation and creativity in every aspect of fashion designing, Spectacular show was presented from distance of few meters from the Eiffel Tower, Paris, the city of lights, the show presented art of houte couture that was quintessentially Parisian. Mr Kim Jones featured collaboration with American artist Raymond Pettibon for artwork and beautifully created hand embroidered beads, Rundown of key looks presented vivid hues and moods and accentuated edgy tailoring sensibilities to soul of paris, ‘couture.
With the Show Dior once again proved that he remains maestro of extracting elements from heritage and presenting them combined with contemporary innovation. Stalwarts of couture like silk and satin reintegrated in masculine techno fabrics to present work wear identity. As supermodels walked the ramp, the crème de la crème from the world over graced the occasion with their presence.
Hollywood heartthrob, Actor and House Muse Robert Pattinson’s upped the style quotient as he graced the show donning couture fused double face coat from recent collection in the show.
Super model Naomi added element of royal elegance dressed in stunning double breasted cashmere coat and mesmerised all.
British super model Kate Moss showcases love for ‘animalier” in the show. She strutted wearing animal motif look from Dior Winter 2019-2020 men’s collection by Mr Kim Jones in collaboration with Raymond Pettibon, the collection came from “animalier” theme that was presented by Monsieur Dior in 1947 with panther, collection is evolved with tiger and leopard patterns and presented recently during the show, sending shutter bugs into unstoppable excitement, Kate Moss was regular front row fixture of Dior Men’s Show.
Rapper King Push turned out for the show wearing reinterpreted leopard print , he wrapped himself from head to toe in the print over high top sneakers from the collection, he made his presence felt at wearing synchronised print from head to toe with sneakers.
British Grime Superstar Skeptagram showed his urban chic style as he graced the show unveiling look from the recent collection.
Show highlighted several new products from the fashion house of Dior emphasising on a new perception about a men’s product, experimentation was the key and traditional rules of monotony paved way for exploration of contrast, colours and patterns that reflected elegance of past and innovation of future, couture techniques of Paris reflected through contemporary menswear, techno materials, contrasting with glossy leather and satin presented hues of luxury.
Saddle bags for men get reinvented
Show presented lavish choice for men and Saddle bags in all its reinvented form caught fancy of all, huge bonznza was presented for bag lovers especially the men. Dior experimented successfully with various materials, traditional couture in creating stunning bags including couture material such as satin and silk for backpack and added sheen to it. This was quite enthusiastically and instantly endorsed by the guest and patrons. These designer bags were not only innovative but technology driven that was infused in its formation. Iconic bags were in pastel hues and were event daubed with glacier blue paint while buckle represented the continuation and collaborative effort among several designers like Matthew Williams who designed it.
Ramp was designed on the lines of the Eiffel Tower, models were standing on the steps of world famous tower on moving walkway like marble statues as if ushering in the era of contemporary fashion with backpack of heritage.
Experimentation with colours & contrasts
Collection explored contrasts, Mr Kim Jones has intertwined past with future and presented innovation in unusual colours with melange of beautiful colours, giving these timeless designs an unconventional finish, techniques of Paris fashion and techno material was used. Another outstanding point of the show was use of elevated tailoring of fabrics in stitching of the garment.
Dior’s love for Anima Imagery is well established and this show proved that yet again, from its revolutionary first collection way back in 1947 to now. Mr Kim Jones showed fascination for crazy cat, panther, tiger and leopard in multitude o variations.
The Dior Winter 2019-2020 men’s collection by Kim Jones was truly enlightening experience and gave us insight into winter fashion trends for men for 2019-20. These trends are going to rein supreme in 2020, going by the show we can expect a changing fashion landscape for fashionistas and cognoscenti.