Rick Owens F/W 2012

Posted by Stephan Moskovic | March 1st, 2012

Rick Owens Fall/Winter 2012

Fashion insiders are notoriously hard to impress, but turn up the heat and you’ll be surprised at the reaction it gets. Rick Owens‘ fall showing began with a burst of fire and a collective gasp from the audience. Models stomped out in masks that were somewhere between knit beanie and net veil, hiding their faces save for a swipe of bright red lipstick. Morose as the Owens look can be, there is still room for glamour. Those shrouds of slate material are the best money can buy and Owens’ leatherwork still ranks among the finest in the industry. Though many of the ensembles were as dark and brooding as we’ve come to expect from fashion’s resident goth, there were hints of color via an unexpected series of orange toned looks that added a welcome lightness and echoed some of the colors found in the flamey intro.

Hair: Luigi Murenu
Makeup: Lucia Pieroni
Casting: Noah Shelley and Angus Munro for AM Casting

Soundtrack: Ima Read / Zebra Katz – ft. Njena Reddd Foxxx

Photos: Stephan Moskovic
Text: Janelle Okwodu

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16 Comments to “Rick Owens F/W 2012”

  1. Another Rick Owens masterpiece!

    I loved the cool beanies/veil pieces and the layering. Plus the bold checked jacket and those brown croc textured heels.


  2. Bruce Edwin says:

    cool clothes, I could see these in the next Blade Runner, nice touch of fire as well

  3. HA, the designer has my kind of short pants on that I get shit for wearing all the time= EAT THAT!

  4. Victoria Spencer Smith says:

    Creative & Other Worldly with Grudge and Connections (Fluid Lines-Interesting-Love It) Thanks.

  5. Lk Kelly says:


  6. Sun Paul says:

    love some of the pieces..not a fan of goth..

  7. postapocaliptyc party)

  8. Ge Prado says:

    we all die for.

  9. Nohva O'Hara Munro says:

    Though I'm not a huge fan of goth! Some of these pieces are INSANE!

  10. cole says:

    incredible shoes in this collection but im not a fan of the clothes

  11. Damache Anamaria says:

    I like that collection.