Sarah Burton drew inspiration from kimonos and other aspects of Japanese culture for Alexander McQueen’s Spring ’15 collection. Floral prints, cherry blossom embroidery and hand-painted petals evoked Geisha-style romance on the runway, toughened up by Samurai belts, harnesses and lace-up sandals.
Pleated cotton, wool and silk-blend cloqué mini dress
Prince of Wales check jacquard coat
Merino wool peplum sweater