Sunday, 30 October 2011
O' Hallows Eve with McQueen
Christmas is about giving, Thanksgiving is about acknowledging what we're thankful for, and Halloween is about...getting dressed up in tiny outfits, spending a fortune just to get IN to the bar, and waiting for an hour in the frigid fall darkness for a cab.
Yes, it is a perplexing one to say the least. One thing we can say in certainty, nevertheless, is that Halloween is a night for all things bloody, bony, and barbed to creep out of their holes and imbue the masses with trepidation.
As a tribute to McQueen, darkling darling passed, the house released an eerie film, displaying variations of the iconic skull scarves in dynamic motion. Sitting at just under a minute, Babette Pauthier's work has come at a perfect time. If I could choose one designer to go trick-or-treating with, I know that I would have chosen McQueen...
To see the video, click HERE