Jar Jar Binks wears Margiela, Darth Vader wears Band of Outsiders, Superman wears D&G. The words alone spark intrigue and imagination on so many levels and when John Woo executes these visions through watercolour with such skill & class, any potential gimmicky hipster factor that may or may not have gone through your head should be layed to the wayside, or at least taken on with pleasure rather than eye rolls.
‘He Wears It’ is a beautifully illustrated series where the world of Star Wars (plus a few other comic book characters) and fashion meet in a way that I don’t believe has been explored yet. Apparently the inspiration for the series was quite simple; Woo and his wife were commenting on how some of their friends looked like Star Wars characters and how their style and silhouettes enhanced this notion, from there, well, the rest is history I guess….
Full collection available to purchase here