Christopher Esber F/W 2017 at Industria Studios
The fine lines and futuristic finishes of Christopher Esber's F/W 2017 collection fill 4,800 square feet at Industria studios, as automobiles and attire intermingle. Merging masculine silhouettes and feminine cuts, Esber's NYFW debut boasts a very wearable assortment of stylish separates. Solid colored slashed tops and stretched skirts peek from statement pieces and trenches. Keep reading for a closer look...
Stoic stance + strewn car parts
Drawing from the classic design of Jaguar cars, the structured fluidity of a bias silk dress, rich luxe velvet of an oversized sweater or draped off-shoulder dress exude simplicity with fine detail when viewed close up. Take for example the custom resin closures and buttons inspired by "high gloss timber surfaces of car interior fixtures" and leather piped hems on skirts [source: presentation program]. A steering wheel stitch serves as a subtle finish and suede-treated PVC gives a space age twang to a basic moot-jacket. Nous Studios footwear and slicked hair by O&M complete the looks.
Shiny and Fuzzy
"Parallel to the theme of an automobile's power and energy is the woman who is bold, fearless and on the move"
Industrial and mechanical
If looks could kill...
Comfy looking clothes!