×
83 723
Fashion Jobs
MACY'S
Asset Protection Detective, Barton Creek Square Mall - Full Time
Permanent · Austin
MACY'S
Asset Protection Security Guard, Kings Plaza - Full Time
Permanent · New York
MACY'S
Advisor Product Management - Monetization
Permanent · New York
MACY'S
Asset Protection Detective, Tyrone - Full Time
Permanent · St. Petersburg
MACY'S
Detective, Multi-Store Taskforce, Tacoma - Full Time
Permanent · Tacoma
MACY'S
Manager, Operations
Permanent · North Jackson
MACY'S
Asset Protection Detective, Northgate - Full Time
Permanent · San Rafael
NEIMAN MARCUS
Loss Prevention Market Manager - Northeast Region
Permanent · New York
NEIMAN MARCUS
Manager Retail Performance & Store Operations
Permanent · Houston
NEIMAN MARCUS
Loss Prevention Market Manager - Florida
Permanent · Bal Harbour
NEIMAN MARCUS
Loss Prevention Market Manager - Southern California
Permanent · Beverly Hills
NEIMAN MARCUS
CRM Data Analyst
Permanent · New York
NEIMAN MARCUS
Loss Prevention Investigator
Permanent · Irving
NEIMAN MARCUS
Vice President, CRM
Permanent · New York
NIKE
ta Project Manager, Global Operations And Logistics
Permanent · Memphis
NIKE
Territory Recruiting Manager (Northeast) - Open to Remote in: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, New York And Pennsylvania
Permanent · New York
ESTÉE LAUDER
Executive Director -Finance & Strategy, Lab Series
Permanent · New York
ESTÉE LAUDER
Macy's Account Coordinator - Estee Lauder - 40 Hours - Palm Beach-Broward, fl
Permanent · Palm Beach
ESTÉE LAUDER
HR Manager, Corporate Functions
Permanent · New York
ESTÉE LAUDER
Senior Financial Analyst, Finance North America, Bobbi Brown And Bumble & Bumble
Permanent · New York
HOMEGOODS
Loss Prevention Customer Service Associate
Permanent · Fairfax
TJ MAXX
lp Detective - Duluth, ga
Permanent · Duluth
Published
Sep 24, 2019
Reading time
2 minutes
Share
Download
Download the article
Print
Click here to print
Text size
aA+ aA-

Marine Serre’s Marée Noire on a dark day at the racetrack opens Paris Fashion Week

Published
Sep 24, 2019

Few designers have a more apocalyptic vision than Marine Serre, who named her latest show Marée Noire – or "oil slick" – and staged on a wet embankment inside Auteuil Hippodrome.


Marine Serre - Spring-Summer2020 - Womenswear - Paris - © PixelFormula



The weather gods were in synch with her dark vision staged on a chilly Tuesday, the first full day of shows in eight-day Paris Fashion Week. A steady drizzle covered the audience of 600, each of whom had been furnished with a small, cheap black umbrella. All finished with Serre’s signature half-moon print.
 
This was the second Serre collection in a row inspired by the apocalypse; last season the designer invited her fans to a show inside a giant underground chalk warehouse.

This season, the catwalk was in black PVC, as we huddled under our brolleys and the first models appeared. Serre likes a quirky cast and sent out some legendary veterans – like Belgian supe Elise Crombez. Even a pregnant girl appeared along with a couple of dogs. 
 
Despite the coming environmental holocaust Serre’s survivors will nonetheless look thoroughly chic, albeit divided into four competing tribes. 
 
The designer named four communities; the first all in black with moiré uniforms; embossed biker pants and plastic raincoats – the first of many recycled looks – a particular Serre obsession. One catsuit in neoprene worn by a lithe model was accessorized with S&M laced boots and face mask. Another lass in black overalls led an agitated black German shepherd. 


Marine Serre - Spring-Summer2020 - Womenswear - Paris - © PixelFormula



Next up, a contingent in red – a desert community allegedly attired in scuba-djellaba dresses and a couple of perfectly cut coats that looked, oddly given the theme, more suited to afternoon tea in the Ritz than Burning Man. Then again, what’s wrong with a little artistic license? 
 
For more gentile moments après la deluge, a third clan of recyclers – up-cycling lace, old sheets, nightgowns and bed linens into crochet dresses and several beautiful long white robes. While her final fourth gang, which she described as “tough executive tailored suits to be made out of towel,” featured some splendid mixed-media dresses in taut micro-fiber, on models with mini bags wrapped around their biceps.
 
In short, the vision might be depressing, but the clothes had enormous élan.
 
“My view of the apocalypse is of a black sea. And it is not far away. Climate wars, heat waves and mass extinctions!” explained the tiny designer, who makes up in guts what she may lack in height.
 

Copyright © 2021 FashionNetwork.com All rights reserved.