With the help of Ye and the London Contemporary Orchestra, Burberry delivers joy (and sparkly flip-flops).
The collection is punctuated by moments of pure joy and has recently been in high demand here in the UK. This season, Tisci wanted to keep things light. “We explored new sensuality,” his show notes detail. “I’m inspired by the liberation and openness of youth and the way people embrace their bodies and reveal them. This feels right, this feels Burberry.” With an eye toward the great seaside, it infused personality and color into a collection that might have been dominated by black in previous seasons. The model was a cosplayer going to the beach. Cultures can come together in simple pleasures. ”
The three bleach-blonde models wore silver-button double-breasted suits cut from punchy teal, sunflower yellow, and cobalt blue fabrics, and stepped out with sandals on their feet. has, quite surprisingly, appeared throughout the Burberry collection. Some wore double-breasted suits that were drenched in crystals and structured, like Ye’s own suit, while others were inspired by poolside inflatables and included a blow-up her hole. It was In keeping with Tisci’s personal vision of the British seaside, there are sun visors and caps, an inflatable her life her vest’s valve has been reworked in metal as a ring, and a shark’s tooth has also bitten into the collection. Similarly, Tisci recast goggles as jewelry, setting models with crystal embellishments and necklace-like strings.