September 13, 2015  —  by

5 things to know about Givenchy Fashion Show

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1. Longtime Tisci muse Mariacarla Boscono opened the show in a white lacy camisole top and loose trousers, while another of his muses, Raquel Zimmermann, closed it.

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2. The Set, was designed in collaboration with Marina Abramovic. It was made of all recycled materials and intented to evoke the spirit of a Brazilian favela. Performance artists were set throughout the multilevel space, performing works created by Abramovic. Twin beams of light glowed in the distance beyond One WTC, as a sign of remembrance of September 11.

3. The show was set to live performances that spanned six types of religious music and closed out with a moving rendition of ”Ave Maria.”

4. Pat McGrath did a 5 hours make up mask for the models.

5. Many of New York City’s top designers also turned out for Tisci’s showing like Alexander Wang, Joseph Altuzarra, Jack McCollough, Lazaro Hernandez, Michael Kors, and Vera Wang.