I read an article before Sari Gueron's show that mentioned her passion for surfing, and how that, and wearing clothes in a "chill" way would be the theme of her collection. For me, this mood came through in the best possible sense. From the first look, the models seemed like they belonged on a sandy beach, waves washing over their tanned ankles. The show opened with Lisa Cant in a simple white shift dress that featured a corsage detail at the neck... this was followed by breezy dresses that fell either above the knee or to the floor, and a few short-and-shirt ensembles. If I had to pick one to take on a beach getaway, it would be the [lined] version of this:
I love how simple and fluid this piece is- it reminds me of the muslin corset covers worn in the Victorian era. The birkenstocks have got to go, though. I understand that they contribute to the laid back atmosphere, but they completely spoil my beach fantasy.