Winter Arrangements: Style Notes from Ikebana

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Holiday dressing inspiration in the mode of ikebana. A visual celebration of winter transience; line, shape, and color as symbolic language. Dressing with ceremonial intention and sculptural play.

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2. Yamamoto, 1987

3. Prada, 1991

4. Issey Miyake Long Uni Shirt 1999

5. Ikebana by Sofu Teshigahara, 1962

6. Kourtney Kyung Smith, wearing the Dora Sandals

7. Iman for Issey Miyake (1978) ph. Irving Penn

8. Prada, 1995

9. Ikebana by Sofu Teshigahara, 1962

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11. Ikebana by Sofu Teshigahara, 1962

12. YSL, year unknown

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14. Givenchy, 1997