While these notions obviously aren’t mutually exclusive, they’re perhaps no more pleasingly prevalent than in the presence of panniers—those hip-extending accents that found real footing in the fashion world back in the 18th century.
Palomo Spain founder Alejandro Gomez Palomo understood the assignment when offering corporate-corseted flared-out fare on the Spanish brand’s Spring 2022 runway.
What better way to emerge back into office life than swishing in with a look that says business up top, party on the bottom?
Reportedly taking influence from the ‘80s-era excess of cultural icons like The Wolf of Wall Street and American Psycho, here, Palomo illustrates that history can always be mined and tweaked to suit the times.
Especially if those times see executive pirates continually blasting themselves into space; I can’t think of a more appropriate reaction than to reach for workwear that’s expressly beyond comprehension.
See what we mean after the jump!