SS96 Hussein Chalayan denim skirt from the spring summer 1996 ready-to-wear collection. SS96 Main label. Y2K
Hussein chalayan denim skirt from the spring summer 1996 ready-to-wear collection. This listing is for the skirt only. The top is also available in a separate listing. Classic of the time, with the low-slung hipster - or as mcqueen called it - bumster waistband, that was new at the time. Cool futuristic nylon inserts at the hip, and innovative pattern cutting. The cotton denim is slightly stretch with a bit of lycra content. This is what made that classic hussein chalayan 90s silhouette. The construction is so cool with the innovative pattern cutting. The line of the chevron seam at the back just continues from the front all the way round to the back, with no side seem. The skirt is displayed here on a u. The denim has some lycra content, and will accommodate a bit smaller and a bit larger. Imo it will fit a u. Everybody is built differently, so the same measurements will fit different people differently. The measurements are of the garment itself and are as accurate as possible. For accurate fit, please compare to another garment rather than your body measurements. Low-slung waist flat and doubled: 30 inches at rest, and has some stretch up to 32 inches. Hip measuremt taken from the bottom of the inserts where it goes into a point at the seam is 37 inches at rest, and stretches up to 40 inches. Length waist to hem including the waistband: 19 1/4 inches. A really cool wearable skirt. Has that perfect denim loveworn look. Of course there is some surface fade/patina. As with all good denim, it has crease lines and fades. This item is made of rip stop and nylon, denim.