Photography by James Brodribb
Apart from clothing’s obvious purpose—to protect and outfit the human form—it can also be used to tell an infinite number of stories depending on its time and place. Recently, BG journeyed to Hollywood, California, specifically the backlot of Universal Studios, with some of the season’s show-stopping looks, to do just this.
From Valentino’s feather-trimmed, phoenix-printed pink frock to Saint Laurent’s sequined bodysuit and star-intarsia cardigan to Balenciaga’s crushed-velvet mini dress, each look tells its own unique tale, yet the overall message is one and the same: fashion is just as much about necessity as it is fantasy.
Shop the highlights below on BG.com and in store now.