J.W. Anderson Pre-Fall 2016 RTW
His smart method of adapting high-concept or awkward-seeming runway ideas was evidenced in other ways, as well, in this extensive pre-collection. The superimposed underwired bras that opened his last show are vestigially registered in the cup-seaming in a brown leather jacket; the tracksuits he launched for Spring are now manifest as vertically zippered denim and metallic-nylon two-pieces. “Remember K-Way shell suits?” he asked with a laugh. Well, maybe you do and maybe you don’t, but either way, it doesn’t really matter.