If Patrick Bateman made it to prom.
The return of ruffles – and lot’s of them. This was a subtle throwback to the kitsch charm of the 70s (in the best possible way). Sheer fabrics, aquatic shades and lots of volume.
The collection didn’t simply pay homage to times past. Modern street wear codes – bombers and loose chequered shirts hanging out of jumpers – were set against oversized power jackets complete with fur trims.
It seems that slogans made it all over the runway on the first day of LC:M (see Matthew Miller’s political statements and Bobby Abley’s horror fuelled graffiti). Nicoll followed suit, printing the words ‘Brutal’ and ‘Discrete’ in neon over jersey jumpers.
Follow Isabella Burley on Twitter here @isabellaburley