07 Dec How Fashion Inspires
Fashion is an element of culture that allows self expression and individuality. Fashion tells a story and creates a vision and an idea not only when its being made but when it worn. It transcends year in year and year out and gives the fashion savvy and the fashion insiders a vehicle into what is currently in and what trends are coming. Fashion is art. It is creation. When you go to a fashion show or an exhibition you see not only an ensemble but an aesthetic intricate story. A beacon of concept and vision turned into art. Hours and hours of work. Embroidery, stitching, fabric and all the alchemy that comes together to make a piece of art. It is there to inspire, to teach to feel. Fashion is there for us to feel. To connect and to open our eyes to what is new, what captures attention and what makes us feel good. It’s the emotion behind it and what emotion it want’s you to feel that is important and one major goal for a designer. Fashion inspires all those who attune to it. It has the capacity to influence and change people. Not only the designs themselves but those who wear them. Celebrity has long been associated with fashion and designers. Almost all designers have their muse. Charlize Theron with Dior, Cate Blanchett for Armani, Penelope Cruz for Chanel. The list goes on. It is another form of exposure and gaining interest from the fashion savvy and elite the world over. Every year and every change of season a new waive of creation descends the runway of every major fashion capital of the world. New York, Paris, Milan and London. Each country has their own version but if you can make it to those then you have made it. Literally. The invitation only guest include a plethora of international celebrity guests. It is one of the most important and influential dates of all those fashion related. Art is inspiring and created to move people. Fashion is at the forefront and does this time and time again. So next time you are in need of inspirational uplifting information pick up a magazine, go to a fashion show and get moved.