Moschino‘s Jeremy Scott is known to take the themes of his collections quite literally (in case you’d forgotten, last season’s models wore actual rubbish down the catwalk and his show in Milan last night was no exception. For spring/summer 2018, the designer was inspired by florals—and no, not the kind that would make Miranda Priestly scoff–but actual life-size flowers.
While the show started with a punk-twist on My Little Pony, the final 18 looks quickly flipped a switch, embracing blown-up flowers, butterflies, and nature in full bloom. Taking the floral theme to new heights, Gigi Hadid and Kaia Gerber closed the show wearing matching bouquets of flowers—ribbons and all:
Gerber even had flowers growing out of her white over-the-knee boots, which seems like a logical way to make winter boots work for spring.
But those weren’t the only flower-inspired looks. Joan Smalls walked the runway in a skirt made out of red roses:
While another model wore a callalily-shaped gown:
And then this model just wore nothing but a shrub of flowers from head-to-toe:
Florals? For spring? Groundbreaking.
From: Harper’s BAZAAR UK