In between, there were jeans….and boy were there jeans. Like the semi acid wash appearance of the denim “suit,” distressed, zippered and badass too. Pants were slender, baggy, cropped, rolled and generally detailed as though the designer hailed from Belgium. It almost felt like we were viewing an early rendition of a Dries Van Noten presentation.
But then Florent would’ve needed to be still in business. Food and bevvies would’ve been flowing non-stop. And the show wouldn’t have had to wait for its delayed sound equipment truck that got snared in traffic at a check point due to heightened awareness of pre-9/11 anniversary threats.
Officewear? Hell yeah, if you work AND play in the meatpacking ‘hood.
Classic and easy, the new slender/baggy cargo pants.
Or striped trousers insouciantly rolled and worn with pullover sweater.
Then, distressed jeans worn with T-shirt and cardigan, easy peasy…
Takin’ it to the streets…..