goosneakers: Golden Goose Yeah show
Golden Goose Yeah show
"I'm counting down the minutes, no seconds, until I get to wear a summer strappy heel with a sundress. Sarah Rutson once admitted to owning 500 pairs of heels. But the current crisis has served as an important moment for her to take stock and pinpoint where she really wants to take the brand next. "We decided we have no interest in following what has become dated industry standards," Moscone says.
I think Tiffany [Boone] killed it [playing Young Mia]. I'm so proud of her. Fendi, Palm Angels, and Marine Serre have all made masks. Christian Siriano turned his business into a mask-making machine for hospitals. Elsewhere, www.goldengooseyeah.com/ the sweep of the Moncler Genius project continued to impress. But it was the intimacy of Silvia Venturini Fendi's collection for Fendi that charmed.
It's the same with the Cole Haan collection. Then one shoe turned into a thousand. Lo. "We decided we have no interest in following what has become dated industry standards," Moscone says. No matter how many times an impossibly chic woman proclaims her 4-inch stiletto spikes to be "so comfortable!," it is always a lie. Missoni is known for colorful patterns and amusing prints, so when a rippling water effect was projected across the runway, we knew this season's Golden Goose Yeah show wouldn't disappoint.
Or, nostalgic paparazzi shots of the pair adorned in Von Dutch trucker hats, Juicy Couture track suits, and, our favorite, those ubiquitous UGG boots. At some point, hopefully soon, we're going to bounce back. The exhibition itself is essentially a "greatest hits album" of all the noteworthy shoes Blahnik has designed since his career began in the 1970s, including space age Jetson-esque creations from the early 2000s as well as his recent thigh-high boot collaboration with Vetements. "It's an educational thing so customers know the actual cost of product.
And much like Reformation's apparel, its shoes are sustainable too. "I think my collections are quite open to interpretation," says Moscone cheerfully, speaking from her home in Manhattan. Her younger iteration of Witherspoon is so tonally precise it's, well, uncanny. I think companies have to commit to a long-term plan of action and implement a plan that is going to specifically target race and disparities and that means sharing your data, sharing your workplace diversity annually, and being committed to doing this over the long haul.
How did you manage to put together a collection over Zoom, when the nuances of texture or pattern or construction are lost in the digital haze? And now, as designers and their teams return to their studios, the question has shifted once again. Headlines about slumping retail spending, an economic recession, and a failed wholesale model don't tell the full story of fashion's present or its future.