The IFTF (International Fur Trade Federation) released their trends report for Fall/Winter 2011. Trend number one: Fur As Fabric. “Sometimes appliquéd on to semi-sheer eveningwear fabrics like chiffon and organza to create a textural patterned feel.” Some pictures from the Couture collection:
|Christian Dior. Evening wear fabrics with Fur appliqués.
|Elie Sabb also created fur fashioned evening wear.
|Alexis Mabille created this full-length printed fur gown.
|Jean Paul Gaultier’s Alpine sweater.
|Yiqing Yin combines modern and primitive in this fur piece.