SILVER STREAK: Why would the dish run away with the spoon? Because she was wearing Chanel couture, perhaps?
The designer sketched the shape for WWD, saying he was inspired by a sculpture from the Twenties by Swiss artist Alberto Giacometti titled “Spoon Woman.”
The look is hinged on a raised waist that doesn’t go quite as high as the Empire. “More mid rib-cage,” the designer said with sly grin, noting that the proportion visually lengthens the legs.