Friday, July 22, 2011

Must have Mustang

Jeanius: 1. Andrea Roche & Alison Canavan; 2. Pippa o’Connor & Dave Cashman; 3. Amanda Kevlin & Hannah Devane. (Pix. Robbie Reynolds)

Mustang Jeans, the dark ‘horse’ of fashion forward European casualwear, previewed its new Spring Summer 2012 collection to Ireland’s fashion buyers, movers and shakers at a show in Lost Society recently. Among those present were Andrea Roche, Rosanna Davison, Pippa O’Connor and Hanna Devane, who has recently been making waves on Britain & Ireland’s Next Top Model with Elle McPherson.

Unveiled at Bread & Butter, the recent fashion industry event in Berlin in July, the new look Mustang Jeans collection combines fashion forward styling with a competitive price point, across the brand’s collections for girls and guys. Leading the fashion field in terms of urban styling, Mustang presents high fashion, wearable ranges of jackets, jeans, tops, sweats and accessories.

For Spring Summer 2012 the focus is on contemporary workwear inspired denim pieces highlighted with fresh high fashion cotton pieces. Fitted leather and denim jackets are worn over edgy denim shorts, waistcoats and skirts which team with 70’s retro influenced loose shirts and tops. The girl’s range also features dresses and knitwear and a complete collection of accessories including leather belts, printed bandanas, bags and scarves, to highlight.