FASHION x ART: FREUD MEETS LOUBOUTIN AT SELFRIDGES

What happens where concept art, shoes and fashion meet? Fashion p*rn clearly. That's what super kook-dook progeny of psychoanalysis and art, Bella Freud, has been up to. She's only cooked up some majorly goreous knitwear in collaboration with shoe king Christian Louboutin. [caption id="attachment_2390" align="aligncenter" width="366" caption="Get your leg over fetishistic fashion"][/caption] Bella Freud Fall 2011 collection is now featured in Louboutin's concept pop-up boutique in London's Selfridges. The collection is based on Christian's iconic sketches but takes the exquisite shoe fetish to a new level - a modern '80s take that no doubt got Bella originally hired back in the day by the queen of '80s fetish fashion, Vivienne Westwood . [caption id="attachment_2391" align="aligncenter" width="366" caption="A seriously sweet sweater"][/caption] Now almost sold out online, the shoe emblazoned superfine merino wool knit dresses, sweaters and leotards have been incorporated into Selfridges Presents: The World of Louboutin. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="396" caption="Give me ten minutes inside that brain."][/caption] It's unclear how much of the orignal collection is available to buy instore but if you are a shoe, art or fashion collector these pieces are covetable investment pieces to say the least. The collection is priced £240 - £350 and upwards for custom leotards. [caption id="attachment_2388" align="aligncenter" width="366" caption="We'd take our curves out with black opaques only in this measure of fabulous"][/caption] We will update if we get more information on availablity in-store at Selfridges London but in the meantime, eye the candy, visit the website and let the struggle between your bills and your desires commence.

About Aisling O'Connor

Aisling is an Irish fashion, pop culture and lifestyle writer whose work can be seen in Harpers Bazaar, The Atlantic, The Daily Mail and The Independent's Irish edition and many others. With a unique sartorial perspective, she strives to translate high fashion and street style into accessible looks - and savage often ridiculous celebrity stylings as a matter of public service.
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7 Responses to FASHION x ART: FREUD MEETS LOUBOUTIN AT SELFRIDGES

  1. love that mustard body suit! So chic

  2. BOHOMOTH says:

    nom, nom, nom LOVES it!

  3. WTF says:

    i like the black with the electric blue…….sassy

  4. bg123 says:

    …designed by Angelina Jolie?? That would explain a lot!

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