Sign of the Times

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With the world in uncertain times, Barney’s New York offered shoppers solace, with their spectacular holiday window filled with fashion inspired by the peace sign.

To celebrate the peace sign’s 50th anniversary, Barney’s enlisted the help of prominant designers: Alexander Wang, Diane Von Furstenberg, Proenza Schouler and Narciso Rodriguez among others, to fill the iconic displays with a different sort of holiday cheer.

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Messages like, “If everyone demanded Peace instead of another television set, then there’d be peace.” by John Lennon along with the history of the peace sign, called for an equal amount of attention with the designer clothes.

Here’s a look at some of the eye candy.

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Alas, viewing this collection online is as close as this writer will get to such high priced fashions.  Unless, I win the Barney’s $2,500 “Peace + Love” Sweepstakes.

To see a slide show from Barney’s unveiling event click on zimbo.com and to see more of the beautiful designer sketches for the peace sign collection go to nymag.com.

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2 Comments

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2 responses to “Sign of the Times

  1. Bloomingdale’s also is featuring quite a few apparel items with PEACE signs- in a range of prices- including the NEW holiday activewear collection from the CHARITY brand http://www.OneIsGreaterThanNone.org. The brand is available nationwide at most Bloomingdale’s locations and is featured in one of their Holiday Catalogs!

  2. i ♥ anything with peace signs and i ♥♥♥♥ fashion..im going to be a fashion designer sooo cool

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