NEW YORK -- The Super Bowl? The Olympics? Baseball's steroid scandal? All or none of the above? We're not sure exactly what athletic endeavors inspired the "Gentle Monsters" collection
There were shaggy, candy-colored athletic jerseys, hybrid Jeremy Scott for
There were a couple of looks that went for the wardrobe equivalent of a double entendre (unless we're reading too much into it -- and we don't think we are), like the men's suit and women's dress bearing an allover print of large-scale adhesive bandages (a very Jeremy Scott take on the bandage dress!) and a series of seemingly straightforward white knit tube tops and tube dresses with three plain horizontal bands of color across the top -- exactly matching the knit tube socks worn by the models. One such dress was cut so that the red-tipped "toe" of the sock trailed out behind the model like a train.
We had so much fun watching the clothes go by we almost forgot that the front yielded a
Scott's clearly playing at the top of his game these days -- and he's certainly made athletic supporters out of us.