September 27, 2022

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Kate Moss’s Jubilee Union Jack Blazer Is a Rare Piece of Fashion History

Today in London, the stars have arrive out to celebrate the remaining working day of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee weekend with a carnival-like pageant by means of the streets of London all the way up to Buckingham Palace. But even amid the illustrious lineup of celebs attending the spectacle all dressed up, just one trend icon stood head and shoulders above the relaxation: Kate Moss.

Kate Moss with Charlotte Tilbury and Phoebe Dynevor attend the Charlotte Tilbury event at Claridge’s yesterday ahead of the Get together at the Palace.Photograph: Getty Visuals

Attending the celebration with her mate Charlotte Tilbury, who hosted a social gathering at Claridge’s just before the parade kicked off and served as the event’s official splendor spouse, Moss wore a silk bias-slice slip dress in black and a pair of crimson Vivienne Westwood stilettos, in advance of incorporating layers of her signature boho-inflected necklaces. But the star piece was the Union Jack blazer Moss wore to top rated it off—and if the piece looked at all common, that may be simply because it is not the first time Moss has worn it.

Indeed, the jacket is a rare piece of style history, at first worn by Moss herself on the Paris runway for John Galliano’s spring 1993 assortment, which compensated tribute to British style history and naval prowess with its bustiers, bustles, military services jackets, and daring hairstyles that recalled tricorn hats. Galliano at the time was famed for recompensing his designs with garments from his individual collections, which could explain how the piece (or a very similar version) produced its way into Moss’s treasure trove of a wardrobe.