Cynthia Rowley – Spring 2012 New York Fashion Week

Inspirations (according to the designer’s notes):
The optical exuberance of gold
Flash mobs of floral and animated shapes
The thrill of adornment in forced perspectives

Photo Gallery: Cynthia Rowley Spring 2012
all photos by Kwai Chan / Meniscus Magazine

Full list of outfits:

  1. Liquefied bouquet tuxedo jacket and zigzag bonded pant
  2. Forced perspective floral and embroidered stitched bodice
  3. Bonded tee with perforated leather sleeve and mixed botanical skirt
  4. Cover stitched mixed distorted floral dress
  5. Mesh leather tee with cover stitch blossom trunks
  6. Six ply silk dress with multi color embroidered sport stitching
  7. Flash mob and animated shape sweater
  8. Henley dress with smoky botanical print
  9. Blue bonded dress with sport stitched bodice
  10. White silk tank dress with sport stitched panel skirt
  11. Fractal sweater stitched with metallic intarsia and gilded leather cut lace shorts
  12. Gold lattice on black silk/cotton dress
  13. Fractal plaited sweater stitched with metallic black and gold intarsia with glided lattice silk/ cotton flirt skirt
  14. Black/gold plaited tank sweater with leather mesh skirt
  15. Black bonded tee dress with gold leather
  16. Black silk tee with gold applique and bonded silk crepe skirt
  17. Black silk tank with hideaway flounces and silk crepe bonded short with gold pocket applique
  18. Ehainmail piaited tank with white silk crepe bonded skirt
  19. White bonded silk crepe tuxedo iacket with silk blouse and floral lattica bonded pant
  20. Lattice silk twill dress with sport stitched bodice
  21. Black tuxedo jacket with rainbow lattice top
  22. Black double knit cocktail dress with perforated mesh shoulder
  23. White siik tee with dream inspired bonded pant
  24. Blood orange bonded tee with perforated leather mesh sleeves and embroidered stitched trunks
  25. White silk tank dress with forced perspective floral
  26. Pleated silk dress with party hem
  27. Ash bonded “sweatshirt” top with black bonded silk crepe animated skirt
  28. Black embroidered lattice on tulle perforated top with twill pant
  29. Black silk dress with studding
  30. Black embroidered lattice on tulle perforated dress
  31. White embroidered lattice dress
  32. Henley and bonded pant with botanical print
  33. Black hourglass molded dress
  34. White silk forced perspective dress

Accessories: printed frame mesh bag; gold/ black soccer bags; gold mesh sock; multicolored patchwork gym bags; black tooled leather belt with thorny edge; metallic leather and mesh sandals; enamel “bow-Io”
necklaces; flash lens eyewear

Hair: Shon for Amika
Make-up: Lottie Stannard for Make Up For Ever
Stylist: Tiina Laakonen