by Virgin Suicides, adolescent-hood and school nostalgia.
The collection tells a tale of lost innocence of youth, demureness of 70’s suburban prairie living vs
burgeoning sexuality, conservative school uniforms.
Structure and silhouettes with boxy shapes, longer languid layers, higher necklines, romantic babydoll
pieces, longer hemlines. Cheeky cut-outs on the side, neckline, keyholes; cross-over backs,
higher splits. Featuring linen and cotton fabrications with pin stripes and grey tones reminiscent of
70’s catholic school girl uniforms.
‘Philophobia’ represents the cool, understated style of the OSKAR woman with the signature
sleekness and luxury of uncomplicated classics. Captivating a sense of explorative nature and mischievousness
of teenage girls with their heads in the clouds.