Kanye’s Big Fashion FAIL
Oh dear. It seems the social-media mayhem surrounding the unleashing of Kanye West’s Spring 2012 debut womenswear collection was… in a word… disastrous. And, in turn, that too is getting it’s time in the social media spotlight. Everyone from The New York Times, Eric Wilson, to The Wall Street Journal, to The Telegraph‘s Lisa Wilson offered forth a smattering of unflattering reviews, with Wilson likening the collection to an unpleasant medical procedure:
Kanye West’s fashion debut was like being subjected to an hour long MRI scan—but not as much fun. Those blanked-out books turned out to be a depressingly apt metaphor for this entire stupendously vacuous enterprise. Even those actresses turned designers, Lindsay Lohan and the Olsen sisters struggled to look engaged.
And while West will undoubtedly put off the negative critiques off as ‘haters’ – the less-than-pleasant comments are numerous – mostly including the word ill-fitting. We’ll let you judge for yourself. Here’s a peek at what went down on West’s runway last night…