Rodarte Fall 2015
I love the use of a classic pattern, in this instance the Prince-ly Prince of Wales Check , and variations thereof on houndstooth- in the Anorak. Easily done, and equally well done by Michael Kors (the quintessential American sportswear designer), in the Trench.
Michael Kors, Fall 2015
Designed by his King Edward VII when he was Prince of Wales, as livery for his hunts at Abergeldie Castle on Scotland’s Deeside it was popularised by his grandson the Duke of Windsor when he was Prince of Wales. Its authentic colours are red-brown on a white ground with a slate grey overcheck.
the one time Prince, Carte de Visite of King Edward VII c.1902.
Edward, Prince of Wales
Prince & Consort
Finally, Both designers get high marks for beautiful evening wear with the Ease, coincidentally, and familiarly, of The Duchess of Windsor.
fashion pictures from style.com and vogue uk.