• In Pictures: Heavenly Bodies; Fashion and the Catholic Imagination

    15 days ago - By Fashion United

    “Heavenly Bodies: fashion and the Catholic Imagination” opens on
    Thursday at New York City's Met Museum and the Cloisters, and showcases an array of designers who've been inspired by the imagery, dress, and customs of the Catholic church. The focus swings from the stark, monastic black and whites worn by nuns and priests to the elaborate and gilded opulence of popes and bishops.
    Designers featured range from the late twentieth century until present day such as Thom Browne, John Galliano for Dior, Alexander McQueen,
    Pierpaolo Piccioli for Valentino, Jean Paul Gaultier, Thierry Mugler...
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