Fashion Crime? Michael Van Der Ham silk top with partial cape

“Silk top with partial cape.” As soon as we read the second part of that sentence, we knew we were dealing with a potential fashion infringer. Seriously, if it had been a FULL cape, that would’ve been one thing. Maybe not a great thing, admittedly, but at least it would’ve been a whole top, with a whole cape. This, on the other hand… well, at first glance we didn’t have a clue which part of the body this was supposed to adorn, and that’s always a bad sign, isn’t it? As we’ve always said, if we can’t even work out what it is, we’re probably going to arrest it, just to be on the safe side.

The model shot helps clarify matters slightly:

Still doesn’t make us want to pay £655 for it, though. Does it have that effect in you? Or do you think it looks like a badly-hung curtain, too?

(Click here to buy it)

5 Comments

  • February 11, 2011

    philly

    This top looks like my daughter’s first sewing attempt(bermuda shorts).
    It’s just silly looking.

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  • February 11, 2011

    Selina

    The first photo actually looks like a really bad Photoshop job!

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  • February 13, 2011

    Moni

    Is this one of those “Let’s make it particularly ugly on purpose and ask a ridiculous price for it, and then let’s laugh at all those who buy it because it’s DESIGNER” – cases?
    They can’t be serious about it!

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  • February 15, 2011

    Kady

    Is it possible that this could actually look good on anyone? Could anyone make this look decent? I am inclined to say…no.

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  • February 17, 2011

    jules

    i looked at the second picture and went “OOOOOOHHHH, THAT’S HOW YOU WEAR IT”
    it still looks ugly though

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