In Their Last Parade, Burberry Prorsum Pays Homage to The Writer Bruce Chatwin

In Their Last Parade, Burberry Prorsum Pays Homage to The Writer Bruce Chatwin

For a while now the big luxury brands seem to find their inspiration in the great travellers and writers. What wonder but Matthias Schoenaerts, one of the gentleman traveller of latest batch!!

Burberry Prorsum It could not be less, and it has today presented his new menswear collection for the spring-summer of 2015, inspired by the acclaimed novelist and travel writer Bruce Chatwin.

Bruce Chatwin, that became director of Sotheby’s, was a great expert in Impressionism, but left everything to study archaeology. However, was overwhelming academic rigor, so it chose to become Advisor of art and architecture of the Sunday Times Magazine; styling is also a reputation as a travel writer.

In addition, was well known for her social life, for being bisexual, and by the patronage a large group of friends related to it.

The collection, designed by Christopher Bailey, It has been called, and with good reason! with the name of “covers of books and Bruce Chatwin’ and displays in its accessories (handbags, scarves, hats, shoes, etc) original illustrations and typographical engravings from old English book covers”.

All these parts have been designed, and Handpainted in the atelier of the brand, before being printed on different fabrics (cashmere and cotton), and printed on leather.

During the parade, the guests at the same (among which were the David Gandy and Jourdan Dunn models) were able to enjoy of the in live interpretation of the singer and composer of British piano Benjamin Clementine, She appeared barefoot.

Attendees could also see to other British musicians the likes of Tinie Tempah, Dan Gillespie Sells, George Craig, George Barnett, the actors Tom Felton, Sam Reid, George MacKay, Joe Dempsie, Bolin Chen, Engin Hepileri and Raymond Lam, and presenters and British DJs Greg James and Nick Grimshaw.

The British musician Will Cook was commissioned to liven up the arrival of the guests, and everyone enjoyed the acoustic music of the Artist Josh Record at the end of the parade.

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