If there’s one factor Honey Dijon is aware of, it’s easy methods to hit the membership in type. The legendary DJ has spent many years on the coronary heart of the place trend meets music, from her early years within the underground Chicago home scene to her most up-to-date function as music director for Kim Jones’s collections at Dior Men. (If that wasn’t sufficient, in 2019 she launched her personal trend line with Dover Road Market, aptly titled Honey Fucking Dijon.)
So it got here as little shock to see Dijon arrive on the newest of Bottega Veneta’s sequence of under-the-radar “salon” reveals, which have consistently brought out the cream of the worldwide music scene; different attendees at yesterday’s presentation in Berlin included Virgil Abloh, Burna Boy, Skepta, and Slowthai. The Italian trend home brought about a stir in the beginning of the 12 months after inventive director Daniel Lee selected to take away the model from Instagram and forgo public-facing trend reveals for the close to future, opting as an alternative to increase the narrative of every assortment via strictly guestlisted shows and a digital zine.
Whereas the precise garments Dijon was in Berlin to look at go down the runway might stay a thriller, her traffic-stopping look from the model’s spring 2021 assortment actually wasn’t. (The occasion was held on the iconic superclub Berghain, the place Dijon has spun the decks on numerous events, so it’s no marvel she felt proper at house.) Carrying a cornflower blue bouclé jacket with a sample of crimson striped bubbles, flared trousers, and an identical clutch bag, Dijon topped the look off with a pair of ’90s The Matrix-inspired black sun shades. The of completion? A pair of disco-ready platform sandals, able to take Dijon from the sidewalk to the membership—and possibly cease at a trend present alongside the way in which.