Acne Resort SS12
Acne “Shore” 1700,- DDK
Acne “Beals” 900,- DDK
Acne “Lucille” 2600,- DDK
Sass & Bide “Realisation” 650,- DDK
Acne “Zorah” 700,- DDK
Torrents of colour, turbulent whorls of pattern, violent clashes — the effects that appear on summer dresses often look more like a wild weather chart than the more familiar prints charming.
Printed matter has undergone a digital revolution, as the new millennium has witnessed a dramatic change in the way that a pattern is developed to follow the shape of the body and to overlay actual images with virtual versions.
The result for the summer collection was florals that seemed to grow like a patchy herbaceous border, some faded away by computer, others “cut-and-pasted” by handwork, creating a magical, but modern, effect.
Here is my favourite from the YouHeShe’s collection.