LFW AW16: Backstage at Vin + Omi

Heading backstage at last night’s Vin + Omi show was like falling down a rabbit hole of colour and texture. The oil paint portraits on the wall looked on as the Colourotic show prepared itself for its first outing.

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Fur, latex and suede sat next to each other on the rails, showing off the variety of mediums that the design duo use to create this; their art.

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The classic Vin + Omi staggering heel returned for another season, this time wrapped in fabric, emulating the scraps of pastel netting that littered the catwalk later on.

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Blunt, choppy coloured wigs were greased into wild shapes, while make-up remained relatively low-key; a simple smoky eye was enough to complement the wild clothes.

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Words: Katharine Bennett | Fashion Week Press | @misskatebennett

Images: Amie Caswell | Fashion Week Photographer | @amiecharlot

 

Originally written for WJ London