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With Ewan McGregor at a career turning point as a titular fashion designer, and produced and co-written by uber-television producer Ryan Murphy (The People Vs OJ Simpson, Glee, American Horror Story, A Million Others things), it’s fabulous distilled in five hours of television. Open up some bubbly and settle in for some stylish fun.
In the glamorous world of the New York City party scene of the ’70s and’ 80s, Halston rises in Valhalla fashion by designing sexy and sultry dresses for sequins – Liza Minnelli, Anjelica Huston, Bianca Jagger – sniffing enough coke to knock it down. a rhino and live at Studio 54.
The show is fashion-packed, gorgeous to watch, celebrity-filled, and more than outrageous. But there will be one main takeaway – if you weren’t already in love with them – you’ll be dying to dress in Halston (or Halston-inspired) designs.
What do Halston designs look like? What is the essence of Halston design?
Think of the Halston design, think of clean lines, elegant and form-fitting. They are fluid but cling to the right places. The man himself best describes the aesthetic. Speaking in Vogue in 1980, he said, “I think, probably, is that I cleaned up American fashion at one point. buttons that didn’t button, zippers that didn’t close, wrap dresses that didn’t roll up. I’ve always hated things that don’t work.
“Whether it was cashmere, jersey or chiffon, it was a total look. Clothing should be practical, glamorous, functional and understated. “
Can I buy Halston dresses in the UK?
Yes – there are models released under the Halston name that subscribe to the basic principles of Halston fashion – draped materials, cool and stylish necklines, bright colors, soft, tactile fabrics.
Better yet, Halston Heritage sells dresses fashioned from vintage models from Halston himself. This means jumpsuits, draped dresses, asymmetrical dresses and flowing caftans.
The Halston range is available through The Outnet. You can also buy beautiful Halston Heritage pieces at reasonable prices on eBay.
See below for our favorite picks.
Are they still making Halston perfume?
Halston episode three memorably depicts the creation and marketing of Halston’s perfume by the creator. After an emotional consultation with “nose” (professional perfumer) Adele, interpreted by Vera Fermiga, they collaborate to create a sensual, feminine and musky fragrance.
Her beloved muse Elsa Peretti designs the (grand prix) teardrop-shaped bottle – and the scent is a smash hit.
If you want to buy the perfume, you can. With bitter herbs and mint, lifted by the sensuality of wood and oakmoss, it’s a dark, dirty scent – a scent whose appeal is easy to see.
It has the same makeup as the 1975 scent, meaning it features top notes of mint, melon, green leaves, peach, and bergamot; middle notes of carnation, orris root, jasmine, marigold, ylang-ylang, cedar and rose; and base notes of sandalwood, amber, patchouli, musk, oakmoss, vetiver and frankincense.
Halston – the documentary
If the Netflix series has you gasping for more about Halston, Frédéric Tcheng did an excellent (fashion) look at the legendary creator, also known as Halston, in 2019.
Great Halston designs available in UK
HALSTON draped crepe de chine jumpsuit
Chances are, if you were watching the scene where Halston dresses Liza Minelli for the first time, you thought, my God, I want this wrap-neck silhouette, as he dresses her in a stunning Halton-esque dress. .
Comfortable to wear, flattering and off the shoulder (Everybody has pretty shoulders), a wrap-neck outfit is timeless and chic.
Here, this stunning jumpsuit offers the iconic neckline with flattering and easy-to-wear wide leg pants.
BOYFRIEND FCUK JACKET ADISA SUNDAE NEON
It’s not a Halston design, but a tip of the cap in his direction. Halston designed Liza Minelli’s gorgeous yellow suit for her second wedding (to Jack Haley Jnr), and this stunning jacket from French Connection captures the same sleek fit, soft buttery yellow, and ease of wear of the Halston design.
ALTUZARRA Belted suede dress
The second episode of Halston sees the designer go supernova with the sale of an ultra-suede shirt dress at Bergdorf Goodman.
Introduced in the fall of 1972, the knee-length garment, known as Model 704, ignited the fashion world and became synonymous with Halston.
This lush take on Altuzarra offers the feminized riff of men’s button down shirts, fitted with a chic slim waistband. Superb.
ASOS EDITION embroidered halter midi dress with side cutout in black
The halter neck dress was also synonymous with Halston – in the miniseries Elsa Peretti and Liza Minelli float in open-back draped dresses, fastened at the waist. It’s a sexy look that allows a lot of movement (hello, Studio 54).
This Asos edition halter dress captures a hint of the Halston look – perfect for summer days that lead to warm, festive summer nights.
Short crepe dress with twist on the front HALSTON
That said, if it has to be Halston, you can’t do better than this classic, bold and alluring halter neck in a gorgeous teal. Perfect for dinners or parties on the dance floor.
ALLSAINTS Carine Nolina floral-print crepe kimono
Another Halston triumph was its line of draped, easy-to-wear, oh-so-feminine kaftans in luxurious and rich designs.
Yes, it’s a kimono, not a kaftan, (modern kaftans can leave Halston unimpressed), but it captures the sleazy, decadence of a Halston kaftan. Perfect for strolling around the house or lounging by the pool.
HALSTON asymmetric draped crepe dress
See those party scenes set in Studio 54, where everyone looks amazing (and famous)? Most of the world’s most amazing women were at Studio 54 in the ’70s, wearing a form-fitting Halston design with an asymmetrical one-shoulder design.
This beautiful rich green dress is ideal for channeling the reality of 70s models. Easy to wear and beautiful.
HALSTON asymmetric draped georgette top
Of course, you may have little reason to wear a dress, mini dress, or jumpsuit.
If you still want a hint of Halston, this asymmetrical top can be dressed up or down to showcase its unique glamor. Great for going out, even if it’s just at the pub.
HALSTON HERITAGE Paneled crepe and satin jumpsuit with tulle
Very chic, mystical. The height of elegance and carefree cool, there is nothing more stylish than a white jumpsuit (Solange got married in one).
This crepe and satin is to die for.
Slouchy and sexy, in soft, tactile jersey. Perfect for a big night out when the clubs open.
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This notice was published: 2021-05-15 16:11:33