The Rangers

In direct contact with the army influences of the autumn / winter season 2012-2013, the shoes “rangers” and their paramilitary outfit could well invest massively the re-entry wardrobes…

Originally designed to firmly hold the ankle of the soldiers, the rowers – boots in soft leather, laced and with notched soles – have never ceased, since their appropriation in the 80s by the punk movement, to lose their aura Military in favor of a more grunge style. A rebel dimension that could not long remain indifferent to this huge fan of the eighties what Marc Jacobs… 

For fall / winter 2012-2013, the designer did not hesitate to put on rangers most models – girls And boys alike – of his line bis. A spotlight that allows this military boot to claim today the status of “it” shoe of season.

Beware, however, of correctly interpreting the choice of the designer: the rangers may come back today to the front of the stage, their dress code has however much more to do with the grungy strike of the London punks. Here, the figure is indeed wants more J.Crew as Vivienne Westwood: the wise trio shirt, coat 3/4 length skirt right knee at all belted mac up / full skirt through the preppy blazer duo / pleated skirt, The rangers display an undeniable desire for conformity.

In practice, one will not hesitate thus to leave the pieces destroyed or too connoted “army” in favor of basics chic, urban and a bit sophisticated. Can think in the association blue full skirt navy / denim shirt / cardigan long waisted camel (through a thin gold belt), to all printed ⅞ pants, pullover and black mini bag or in duo full dress / maxi scarf…