For Gypsy Sport's fall 2019 show, Uribe pushed the brand's loyal commitments to sex appeal and sportswear to cooler and edgier new dimensions. And sustainability, a constant aim in Gypsy Sport's clothes, was also on full display. For example, denim, usually utilitarian to the point of boredom, became a diversified canvas in which the bodies inhabiting them became free and unrestrained. Classic lace, tulle, and houndstooth garments, worn in sashayable layers, revealed not-subtle flashes of skin. And chainmail motifs, usually restrictive to the point of overt seriousness, empowered their wearers to be smore liberated.
Category is: free your mind and the rest will follow. Literally, rap up-and-comer Rico Nasty sparking a blunt on the runway is about as free as you can be.
Over a booming soundtrack that featured a range of ballroom jams, the 33 models — including fashion favorites like Munroe Bergdorf and Raisa Flowers from previous seasons and New York legends like Connie Girl Fleming and Kevin Aviance — served up ovahness aplenty, transforming yesterday's Soho loft-style catwalk into an undeniably sexy, in-your-face fantasy.
"We were especially sure to cast every kind of person we could," Conti explains. "But this was definitely our sexy, sustainable take on just every dimension of what sexy can look like. A lot of body, a lot of confidence, and freedom in all forms."
Meet the faces we will all be drawing inspiration from.