TITLE

Rodarte Outsiders Inside the Runway

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Ida
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Spring2012, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines runway collections by the fashion design company Rodarte, which is owned by the California-based fashion designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy. Particular focus is given to the controversy that has surrounded the brand including their Spring/Summer 2012 collection that lifted textile patterns directly from Vincent van Gogh paintings and their Spring/Summer 2010 collection, which was inspired by Japanese horror films. The Mulleavy's interest in haute couture is also explored.
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