Review Collection

“See, it’s like, if you were lost at sea, and these were all little rafts…” So said Christian Wijnants before his show this evening, explaining the inspiration behind the delicate crystal embroidery on an olive green bomber jacket. You had to laugh: Wijnants is such a matter-of-fact guy, it’s always a delightful surprise to be reminded that there’s a real goofball streak concealed by his mild manner. And you could say that this collection perfectly encapsulated both his goofiness and his mildness. Riffing on the theme of “the jungle,” and imagining a girl lost therein, the designer stuck to relaxed, decorous silhouettes. The fabrications, meanwhile, were pretty eccentric.

See full Review on Vogue

Full Show Video