The soundtrack to the poetic and emotional Rick Owens show was Neil Young’s ‘After The Gold Rush’
The lyrics of the song refer to the idea of environmental destruction:
"I'm thinking a lot about that a lot, thinking about the challenges that the world is facing, and how people deal with changes,”
explained Rick, backstage.
The man of summer 2017 is a ‘Walrus’, or a Morse in French: a largeness expressed as a figure wrapped and protected in an excess of draped fabrics, cottons, silks and taffetas.
The XXL pants are super long, with Japanese-style panels that trail on the ground and conceal the shoes. The sleeves are dropped and the ultra-mini leather jackets cropped and wasp-waisted.
Pictures : Dazed & Confused - Vogue - Remy Artiges