A hodgepodge of all things nerdy – grandma glasses, sparkly berets, cheesy crystal dotted prom shoes, handmade crochet. Oh, and Star Wars. As usual, the Rodarte sisters bring what makes them geek out into a high fashion context with unexpectedly pleasing results. Reference: any dumpy library girl who ever got invited to prom at the end of the movie and wowed all the mean kids with her own, quirky handmade style.
A floaty, folky mix that included The Steve Miller Band and Chris Spedding.
Mouths matted with copper glitter worn with long-sleeve pastel 70s-style prom dresses. Imagine if you were watching the school dance scene from Virgin Suicides...on 'shrooms.
Is that Han Solo? The audience was shocked by the finale dresses, all printed with Star Wars references from the Death Star to Yoda to R2D2 and CP30.
A fluorescent light spiral (a galaxy shape, perhaps) laid out on the floor. As guests walked in PR guards made a blockade around the installation. Still two people tripped, knocking the bulbs out of their cases with a loud clang.