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Fashion State of the Union: The Brave Ones

By April 15, 2015July 16th, 2019No Comments

“Extreme beauty is on the rise, and the days of doing nothing are slowly slipping away.”

Agree or disagree? These designers and their collections dare to be different and so do their (runway) makeup looks. Looks that are as distinctly “fashion forward” as these, tend to make us think – can we actually go as crazy in our designs as we do in our dreams? Well these runway leaders seem to think so.

From extremely plain, next-to-nothing, makeup looks to these outrageously painted faces, the possibilities are endless. Not to say that minimalistic nude looks and classic red lips are going out of style, but these intense designs give emerging fashion MUAs out there hope to be creative.

Academy Award winning filmmaker and graphic designer, Saul Bass, once said: “I just want to make beautiful things, even if nobody cares.” Well, Mr. Bass, it turns out everyone cares, especially when you dare to be different.

Image features looks by Givenchy, Vivienne Westwood, Rick Owens and Gareth Pugh. To view the full gallery of the top 25 most outrageous runway looks and read the full article visit: via