After sending out a catwalk tribute to the oversized Starbuck
cups, Blackberry-checking, US Weekly-reading of young Hollywood (read Olsens), DSquared2 has perhaps been fixated with the idea of dressing
girls interrupted. Interrupted being the operative word with Britney
Spears, whose stop and start career comeback train ride has been dealt
some hefty lows. Spears has put DSquared2 in charge of her stage
costumes for her upcoming world tour "The Circus Starring Britney
Spears" and the boys Dean and Dan Caten have also scored themselves a part to play as ringmasters in
heels. Surely the perfect addition to Britney's topsy turvy circus that is so purposely metaphorical.
as the lion-tamer, decked out in a red and blue jacket with gold rope
piping and, simultaneously, as the beast. She whips off her jacket to
reveal a black chiffon and crystal-encrusted three-piece vixen corset,
whereupon she is enslaved by leather hooded chain-bound dancers. Also
appearing in DSquared2 designs are myriad menacing sado-clowns and
salacious centaurs. A tour of characters open for endless
interpretation and comparisons for those fascinated with the highs and
lows of Spears.