Miuccia Prada has designed 20’s inspired costumes for Baz Luhrmann’s big screen adaptation of ‘The Great Gatsby’. The movie isn’t released until May in the UK. All 40 designed costumes have been adapted designs from past Prada or Miu Miu collections. Prada have released only 4 sketches for our eyes…
“The fashions of the time saw the development of a dichotomy between those who aspired to the privileged, Ivy League look of wealthy Long Island and those who were aspiring to European glamour, sophistication and decadence”
A bustier embroidered dress with pearls, stones and sequinned fringing, inspired by a modern take on the Twenties silhouette with fabrics from the 50’s.
- A royal blue mixed multi-striped sequinned dress embroidered with plastic, inspired by Prada’s SS 2011 collection.
- An orange golden organza dress, covered with plastic, scale-like sequin embroidery, inspired by Prada’s AW 2011/12 show
- A knee-length dress in dust blue coloured tulle, lined in matching silk cady and embellished with Swarovski crystals and v line neck.
I didnt think it would be good, but I think i will be going to see it when its released in May! Heres a trailer of the movie,