It's 1978 and my sister is squalling to life right before the dawn of a new decade. In a low-rise walk-up, Gina drops the needle onto the first record and puts on her outfit for the night. She's going dancing, baby, and there's nothing that can stop her. Thirty-some years later, Anna Sui will be inspired by an act of kismet to create a S/S 2012 collection that channels the beating disco heart of that era. But with a twist. The collection will be married to the cut and style of the 1940s. Pantsuits mingle with fishnet veils, platform heels sit below hourglass figures and the colours are vivid but not gaudy - the perfect match.
As I flipped through the photographs of the Anna Sui collection, I started to concoct a playlist that got my heart beating as fast as the clothing on the runway. It distinctively has a disco beat to it.
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