Months after a controversial, top-secret debut, Bottega Veneta has lifted the veil on Salon 02.
Over the previous 12 months, Daniel Lee, the model’s beloved creative director, has developed the way in which the model each presents and refers to its collections. Biannual runways at the moment are Salons (the primary iteration — the equal of Spring 2021 — started rolling out in October, continuing through December); the extra industrial pre-seasons are dubbed Wardrobe. This shift is a component of a bigger development inside the luxurious style business, of manufacturers opting out of the long-established seasonal calendar. However Bottega Veneta has managed to do one thing not many others have, particularly in an more and more digital-first period: Preserve a powerful, strict maintain over the reveal of its newest choices.
Salon 02 (i.e. Fall 2021) was notoriously offered at Berlin’s Berghain nightclub again in April, when town was still in strict lockdown. The one peeks the better public has gotten at Lee’s newest got here by a fortunate, choose few who received their fingers on the gathering, Beyoncé and Tracee Ellis Ross amongst them. However on Friday, Bottega Veneta lastly dropped the Salon 02 marketing campaign — and the total lookbook together with it.
In Salon 02, slick, button-upped, all-black tailor-made seems to be lead into extra whimsical, tactile items: jackets, long-sleeved attire and trousers absolutely lined in colourful feathers, introduced again all the way down to earth with tall, boxy black leather-based boots. A lot of the assortment’s putting visuals are achieved by juxtaposing textures, just like the aforementioned feathers and leather-based, plus thick knits, glass beading, lace and metallic sequins. When colour does are available in, it is daring and punchy — a mustardy-yellow prime, a cardinal-red knit mini gown with matching thigh-high leather-based boots, a cartoonish fringed teal coat. The silhouettes could also be rooted in operate, however they have been reimagined by a filter of pure fantasy.
For the accompanying marketing campaign, Bottega Veneta tapped Freja Beha Erichsen, Dede Mansro, Fernando Cabral, Takahiro Oda and Yoonmi Solar to mannequin Salon 02 for photographer Tyrone Lebon.
This week’s drop provides New Bottega followers loads to pore over, although they will not have to attend lengthy for extra newness: The model is ready to current Salon 03 in October in Detroit, Michigan, well being and security laws allowing. Till then, you’ll be able to see the total Bottega Veneta Salon 02 assortment within the gallery, under.
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