Who is Simon Porte Jacquemus? Well, he’s the person behind the model Jacquemus (named after his mom’s maiden identify), who occurs to be one among style’s rising stars, famed for avant-garde silhouettes and that signature ‘big round hat’, the large circle straw hat that created fairly a buzz when it got here down the runway a 12 months in the past. Self-taught, Simon launched his namesake label when he was simply 19, earlier than being chosen as a finalist for the LVMH Prize in 2014, and subsequently profitable an LVMH particular prize in 2015.
Now, for these of you who’ve utterly ignored the primary paragraph and spent the previous minute or so determining the precise pronunciation, no, Jacquemus isn’t Jacky Mousse or Yucky Moss. Rather, it’s Jahk-Muhss as Fashionista places it, which carries that Parisian ring (and air) to it if you pronounce Jacquemus together with your head tilted upwards at a 15 diploma angle.
And the topic of right this moment’s put up isn’t concerning the hat, however this bag, which is one other problem to pronounce. Known because the Jacquemus ‘Le Sac À l’Envers’ Bag, it’s as eye-catching as it’s uncommon. Styled to look as if the bag is the wrong way up, this all-suede creation comes with a pair of opulent twisted gold chains that offers you alternative ways of carrying the bag. The zip opening is situated on the backside of the bag (that’s when it’s carried the wrong way up), however you possibly can all the time simply carry it the correct facet up, if that makes any sense.
Available through MATCHESFASHION the place it retails for SGD1080 (sure, they do ship to Singapore), you possibly can decide between the one in Black and the one in Pink. Just keep in mind, if you wish to carry it proper facet up simply be certain the zip on the backside is correctly closed.