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Manchester International Theater Festival he attended in July, ancient Iranian wrestling tunics, and WWI naval "dazzle" camouflage" for his inspiration. I'm not sure about the dazzle camouflage, but I can definitely see some Middle-Eastern influence in both fabric and tailoring choices.
Ladylike. So, so ladylike. It's not often that I give an unequivocally positive review to a collection so couched in old-fashioned prettiness, but Tadashi Shoji's "Golden Age of Shanghai" collection was chock-full of what I hope will turn out to be this year's Oscar dresses.
|I want this so much.|
|Photo source: Zimbio.|