My name is Daniel, and I'm a senior in college (and i hyperventilate every day because of it) majoring in Journalism with a minor in Fashion and Merchandising. It's pretty evident what kind of blog this is, so do what you will.
I know it’s completely irrational and definitely not the case, but just imagine if this look
was done for the first single’s cover art. This look was never worn out, but she could have just gone to a private event. I’m just fantasizing about how fun this album is going to be and I’m pretty obsessed with this whole look so I’m just gonna dream.
WWD: How did it feel to wear Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” coat at Philip Treacy? S.L.: That was the highlight of everything! In the waiting room, they were like, “You have to sign this release. You’re wearing Michael Jackson’s original clothing, and you can’t tell anyone about it.” It was really emotional, because the first couple of looks weren’t working out, but then, sure enough, I got “Thriller.” I said, “I don’t care if you like this, because I love it and I’m wearing it.”
WWD: Was there tight security on the jacket? S.L.: Security backstage was kind of tight in general. At one point, I was standing in the lineup and felt someone caress my back. At first I thought it was somebody from wardrobe, but I turn around, and it’s frickin’ Lady Gaga. She was like, “Oh, my god, you’re wearing ‘Thriller’ — can I try it on?” I was like, “No. I am keeping this on as long as humanly possible.”
[above: Sessilee Lopez in Philip Treacy RTW Spring 2013]
The other day, or the other week, or fortnight, or whatever completely irrelevant measurement of time you want to imagine for this part of the post, I was dicking around in front of the local redbox, using the search function to look for hardcore gay erotica, as I usually do, when I came upon one…