De todas as pessoas na lista de 50 Estilistas que você deve saber that I’m exploring for O Designer Crochet Projeto I am probably most excited about this week’s designer: Jean Paul Gaultier. I just love Gaultier’s designs. He’s innovative and interesting and attention-getting and I love this excuse to look more closely at his work.
About Fashion Designer Jean Paul Gaultier
Gaultier Interview, 2010
Jean Paul Gaultier is famous French fashion designer known as a bad boy, a daring creative spirit and designs donned by equally bold celebrities including Madonna, Lady Gaga, Marilyn Manson and Dita Von Teese. He worked as a fashion illustrator in the early 1970s and tried to get a job in a fashion house as a designer but he didn’t see any luck so in 1976 he decided to just support himself and present a collection on his own. Two years later he started his own label. He quickly became known for daring ideas in fashion, like putting men in skirts and using underwear (specifically corsets) as outerwear. His bold designs often combine opposing ideas (masculine and feminine, classic style and punk influence). By the lat 1990s he was becoming more widely accepted by the larger fashion community, presenting his first haute couture collection and designing costumes for the popular film The Fifth Element
. Em 2003 he became the chief designer of the women’s collection at Hermes, solidifying his acceptance despite his “bad boy” past.
One of my favorite collaborations: Gaga and Gaultier
Crochet by Gaultier on this Blog
I really like Gaultier’s designs so it’s no surprise that I’ve featured some of his crochet fashion on this blog before. Dê uma olhada:
This Gaultier crochet top was one of the 20 stunning crochet fashion photos Eu compartilhei
These shoes were the first Gaultier item I ever shared on this blog and I continue to adore them!
Other Gaultier Crochet Clothing
And here are some other Gaultier crochet designs I hadn’t gotten a chance to share before now:
If this is any example, when Gaultier does crochet, he really does it bold!
Gaultier crochet dress sold through Neiman Marcus
Wild and wacky Gaultier crochet motif dress
Crocodile and crochet together? Gaultier says yes!
Gaultier can even take inspiration from the doily and make it modern as we see in this swimsuit cover-up which is crochet lace over sheer jersey.
Gaultier jaqueta marinho com grande detalhe crochê de volta
Eu não gosto dessas Gaultier sandálias de crochê, tanto quanto os saltos acima, mas eles são bonitos.
Gaultier Crochet Jewelry
Gaultier também fez crochê jóias feitas de vários materiais:
Outro lindo Gaultier Designs
Estes projetos Gaultier pode não ser de crochê, mas eu os amo tanto que eu só tinha de compartilhá-los!
Dita von Teese em Jean Paul Gaultier
A propósito, há uma exposição do trabalho de Gaultier no Museu deYoung aqui em San Francisco agora. Estou planejando ir no final deste mês e você pode apostar que eu vou estar tirando fotos para compartilhar no blog!