The panther is many things all at the same time. To me, it symbolises the wild, the majestic and the mystical. The panther is the ultimate wild animal: it is elusive, cannot be held behind fences and when you see one with your very own eyes, its presence is absolutely unforgettable.
To me, you can’t appreciate the Cartier Panthere collection without envisioning the wild landscapes where panthers are found. The jaguar, found in the dense jungles of South America. The puma, living in the mountain ranges of North and Central America. The leopard, roaming the grassy plains of Africa. Each panther is beautiful and majestic in its own way, just like each jewel from the latest Panthere collection.
So just like that fashion month is over. All the early starts and late nights and running around, and I mean literally sprinting to catch a subject before they run into/off to a show, all done, hello sleep ins! I’ll write another post to detail a bit more about my experience as a first timer following the full circuit, but that’ll come a bit later when I’ve had a few more days to digest it all.
Right now let’s talk about Hanne Gaby, this girl is fun, beautiful and I love her style, here it’s all about the layering, like the peep of that red midi skirt under her long boxy coat, just enough colour and texture.
What’s in the big box you ask? Well we asked too, it was a stunning pair of knee high black boots from Dior, I wish I had a photo to show you, I wish Hanne was wearing them! But alas, let’s call it my street style photographer fail…