The Cape that Launched a Thousand Capes
You know what I’m talking about. The Gwynnie cape. From the master himself, TOM FORD. If Glinda were visiting Dorothy today, I feel fairly certain this is what she would wear. Hell, let’s just cast Gwynnie as Glinda right now, and ask her to bring THE DRESS.
We all derive inspiration from somewhere, and I would never DREAM of trying to crank out new looks five times a year. Fashion designers have a very tough job, and that is not written in jest. That said, I can see how it would be impossible to erase this image of utter perfection from a designer’s mind. It is unforgettable.
TOM FORD, you are brilliant. Behold:
All show images via style.com.