Summary: Wenlan Chia sees the ‘Twinkle Girl’ jumping ship and heading for a life that is less predictable. That translated into chunky knit sweaters over a little showing of fine silk prints underneath. Slightly disheveled yet romantic, the ensembles were more fitting for a girl than a woman. However, there were some pieces like the black and cream wool tweed suit, the blue silk frock and the amethyst purple silk charmeuse dress that I would be thrilled to own and wear. If you looked at each layer as it’s own individual piece, there really were some beautifully crafted clothes.
Color Palette: cream, dusty pink, mauve, amethyst, Montana blue, sapphire blue, navy with black, spruce, mocha, brown, carbon gray, black
Textures & Details: tweed, jersey, silk-cotton, knit (sweaters and hats), chiffon, studs, top-stitching, silk charmeuse,
Key Looks: Chunky, hand-knit everything (sweaters, tunics, cardigans, dresses, scarves & hats), wide leg trousers, smocked skirts, belted chunky sweaters, grecian style bubble dress with braided ties, belted open jackets an sweaters. ruffle dress with turned-up hem, layers of knit tunics over abstract print silk dresses, black and blue print raglan sleeve chiffon blouse with blue baggy pants, amethyst bat-collar blouse with black & cream wool tweed trousers, muted purple tights, flat suede boots by Manolo Blahnik for Twinkle.
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