Fashion / Fashion Week

Halpern SS19: a bejewelled twist on 1960s party wear

When mod meets sparkle. 

Michael Halpern is known for his riffs on fabulous 1970s style that oozes Studio 54 glamour. For his standout SS19 collection in Soho today, he has clearly been inspired by the swinging sixties. Yes, there were flares. Sequins, of course. And lots of shimmying party wear. But the overall vibe was mod-meets-sparkle, featuring geometric patterns, organza gowns, glittering shift dresses and patent leather bolero jackets. While the disco-vibe is undeniably still present, this collection builds on from Halpern’s blockbuster hits; with a new neo-vintage mood filtering through this season. Shine on… 

15 September 2018