Illustrious Seduction

Edgar Degas, the most nonconformist artist among the impressionists, is the inspiration for the Fall-Winter 2010-11 ‘Illustrious Seduction’ collection.

A modern and determined man with no illusions about  the  ‘bonne  société’,  Degas shows a fascination for the expressive world of ballet in his paintings. This influence translates into sober silhouettes with corseted skirts and bustier dresses with low necklines  combining  fabrics  like   tulle  and  mousseline  to  tailored construction.

Degas’ dandy elegance and classical masculine tuxedo dresscode, is reinvented by Jasmin into a modern feminine form revealing a provocative sense of seduction through the unexpected playful use of matte and shine… read more

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