Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Motors revved. "Smells Like Teen Spirit" played. There were slipdresses and leather. And tattoo prints. You can see where this is going.

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Clearly, this was all about the juxtaposition of hard and soft.


Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Plenty of the looks were straight-up lingerie-inspired.


Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Subversion, in true teen fashion, came in the form of ink...


Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

...and Joan Jett-worthy leather.


Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Even those getting sick of the 90s thing can have a pang of nostalgia for Hole's glory days looking at these...well, or unease at the irony.


Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

Marios Schwab Goes Through An Awkward Phase

At its best, this line combined real artistry with a rather uninteresting concept...we're guessing we'll be seeing these on more than one young star's back. Especially if this was their first exposure to Nirvana.