Ashish

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Photography Iona Wolff

Published February 26, 2015

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Ashish Gupta appears to have generated his Fall/Winter 2015 collection using four ingredients: sequins, fur, camouflage, and kinky boots. Without any attempt to divorce these materials from there usual associations, the collection was shamelessly promiscuous. In case any of the burlesque energy was lost on the audience, the collection’s second look made sure to spell it out: the word “sex” was sprawled across a faux-fur leopard sweater. Next, a model paraded down the catwalk in nothing but red sequin lingerie, thigh-high patent leather boots, and an oversized army-green jacket. Backstage, Gupta explained that his ensembles intended to empower women—each one a stance against the objectifying male gaze.

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