The title draws my mind to David Lynch’s acid trip of a film plot, but the more likely inspiration behind Kevin Sinclair’s Mulholland Drive shoot is the street itself. Or more to the point, the LA glamour associated with it.

But aside from that glamour, which manifests in pristine blonde bombshell curls and red lips, it’s an experimental journey through the use of pleats: pleats as decorative elements, pleats as statements, pleats as sophisticated classics, pleats as more than just 2011′s now-ubiquitous sunray pleat maxiskirt. And therein lies the biggest appeal. The feature, which is from Vestal Magazine, throws at you unique ways to utilise the year’s pleat trend in ways that are both absolutely glamorous and showstoppingly different.

statement pleats

Click the thumbnails for full pictures:
Mulholland Drive in Vestal Magazine
Mulholland Drive in Vestal Magazine
Mulholland Drive in Vestal Magazine
Mulholland Drive in Vestal Magazine
Mulholland Drive in Vestal Magazine
Mulholland Drive in Vestal Magazine
Mulholland Drive in Vestal Magazine
Mulholland Drive in Vestal Magazine
Mulholland Drive in Vestal Magazine

Styled by Alex Van Der Steen and starring Valeria Dmitrienko, be sure to check out the full shoot by clicking on the thumbnails.

You can also check out more at Vestalmag.com.

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