Moonspoon Saloon Spring 2012 (& Those Amazing Flatforms). By Jessica Trent

Dear Diane, Dear Shaded Viewers,

I have seen some of the collection from MoonSpoon Saloon's "Sons and Daughters" Spring 2012 and I can't wait to see the rest.  

MoonSpoon Saloon call themselves sons and daughters of fascination who turn their fascination into performance and cloth. Designer Sara Sachs, contemporary artist Tal R, and photographer/film director Noam Griegst formed the dynamic collective known as MoonSpoon Saloon in 2009. Living and creating 6,000 miles apart in Copenhagen and Los Angeles, the alluring MoonSpoon universe is filled with supernatural beings, roller skates, theatre, humor, ballerinas, peacocks, and an emphasis on fun.

Launching at their fashion week presentation in Copenhagen, MoonSpoon Saloon's Spring 12 collection now comes to Capsule NY next week (If only they could have come sooner to really spice up NY Fashion Week!) and then they are off to Capsule Paris. 


Fall 11 MoonSpoon Saloon x Buffalo 

For months there has been a mob worldwide waiting for their limited edition collaboration with Buffalo including the likes of sweet Susie Bubble to pop star Robyn. (I spotted the style above at EVA in the East Village in NY last week). MoonSpoon have created a new mega flatform styles for Spring 12 to pop with their monochromatic and seasonless style of dress.


MoonSpoon Saloon Spring 2012 

MoonSpoon fashion is performance art, the focus being on the character behind the clothing. The trio develops collections based on characters who are realized in the contemporary art world such as Chinese warriors for their