Colin LoCascio continued to search out inspiration from his household for his spring assortment, trying particularly to a birthday current from his godfather when he was seven years previous.
“My godfather had gifted me a completely stocked fish tank,” the CFDA/Vogue Style Fund finalist mentioned. “It impressed a curiosity in fish, underwater and the unknown and this thriller to it whereas additionally these tremendous saturated fluorescent colours and textures and surfaces. In order that was the jumping-off level for the gathering.”
LoCascio coupled this inspiration along with his affinity for Y2K nostalgia to create a various assortment that additional confirmed his ability in knitwear, denim and floral and sequined beading, the latter of which have been a few of the key items. LoCascio showcased an array of sequined types, reminiscent of a purple beaded gown embellished with a three-dimensional dolphin, a brief minidress with pink sequins and multicolored floral appliqué and a fringe-detailed patchwork-like gown.
The attire confirmed LoCascio’s potential to take a Gen Z-oriented, Y2K aesthetic and make it really feel elevated and never too stylish. The aesthetic was furthered by the knitwear separates, which have been designed in brilliant yellow and turquoise and served as a stability to the bolder social gathering attire.
“There’s simply one thing so wealthy about going again to your childhood with all of those reminiscences, feelings and pleasure and simply being younger and attempting to inject it within the garments,” he mentioned. “I’m a really sentimental individual and lots of these sorts of reminiscences encourage the sensation of the gathering.”