Thursday, 17 April 2008

Interview, José Castro: ‘Excentricity is a must in fashion’

He has been compared to Thierry Mugler, Alexander McQueen and John
Galliano, but it is obvious that like them, he has his own style. José
Castro, born in a Galician village, educated in Barcelona and London,
transfers the clothes he designs into an universe clearly inspired by
cinema. From Charles Chaplin, he inherited wide trousers and from
Blade Runner – he adores 1980s science-fiction – a passion for volume
and above all, shoulder pads. (Full story in printed edition).