Welcome to “90291,” the zip code of Venice, Calif., where the Thomas Wylde collection came to life a decade ago. For fall, creative director Jene Park, explored the beachside city’s subcultures — musicians, skaters, surfers and artists — via the fantasy of Disney’s upcoming release “Alice Through the Looking Glass.” The outcome: a rock ‘n’ roll-inspired collection filled with studs, zippers, Swarovski crystal embellishments, fur, shearling and plenty of leather — all in deep red, black and white.


The toughness of the hardware juxtaposed with the sweetness of ruffles — on everything from the hem of a tailored trouser to a bomber jacket — gave the lineup a borderline tawdry, distinctly L.A. vibe that the label’s nightlife-loving customer base desires.

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