In the show notes, Johnny Talbot and Adrian Runhof cited Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre’s photos of Detroit ruins as their inspiration. It was an odd tangent, especially since they focused almost exclusively on cocktail and evening silhouettes. Several sculpted dresses and gowns played with illusion via geometrically placed color contrasts or hologram sequins, and a few formfitting numbers had a touch of Audrey Hepburn spirit.

There was nothing about these looks that read Motor City, although many could have used some extra fuel.

In the show notes, Johnny Talbot and Adrian Runhof cited Yves Marchand and Romain Meffre’s photos of Detroit ruins as their inspiration. It was an odd tangent, especially since they focused almost exclusively on cocktail and evening silhouettes. Several sculpted dresses and gowns played with illusion via geometrically placed color contrasts or hologram sequins, and a few formfitting numbers had a touch of Audrey Hepburn spirit.


There was nothing about these looks that read Motor City, although many could have used some extra fuel.

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