NEW YORK, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Moda Operandi will unveil an exclusive collection celebrating the 2013 Costume Institute exhibition, Punk: Chaos to Couture, it was announced today. The exhibition, on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art from May 9 - August 14, focuses on high fashion's appropriation of punk's avant-garde aesthetic — a theme symbolic of Moda Operandi's place at the intersection of time-honored luxury and digital innovation. The collection features over 100 items, including new pieces designed by twelve established and vanguard designers: Balmain, Dolce & Gabbana, Eddie Borgo, Ek Thongprasert, Givenchy, House of Waris, Moschino, Prabal Gurung, Preen, Rodarte, Thom Browne, and Vivienne Westwood. The collection will also include one-of-a-kind customized clothing, plus rare vintage fashion and art objects that pay homage to punk, ranging from $100 to $13,000, available at ModaOperandi.com beginning May 2nd.
"We are thrilled to offer women the opportunity to capture the spirit of punk with pieces that balance high fashion and rebellion" — Lauren Santo Domingo, Co-Founder of Moda Operandi.
About Moda Operandi
Founded by Aslaug Magnusdottir and Lauren Santo Domingo, Moda Operandi is the only place to preorder looks straight from the unedited runway collections of the world's top designers — months before they are available anywhere else. Channeling this ethos of discovery, Moda Operandi Boutique offers an expertly curated selection of in-season items from both established and emerging designers worldwide. In homage to the history of couture, Moda Operandi offers a bespoke shopping experience that includes unprecedented access to your favorite designers and hand-selected recommendations from personal stylists. Moda Operandi has established a retail renaissance where the time-honored institution of luxury meets an innovative point of view on fashion. For more information visit www.modaoperandi.com
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