Desperately Seeking Vivienne Westwood

So yesterday's Vivienne Westwood show was lots of fun, but the first thing we thought was Desperately Seeking Susan. Then today in the office, our f
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So yesterday's Vivienne Westwood show was lots of fun, but the first thing we thought was Desperately Seeking Susan. Then today in the office, our friend Amanda remarked, "These clothes are all amazing, but I can't help but think I could go to Urban Outfitters or TopShop or even Barney's Coop and Forever 21, buy a ton of them, and mix them all up to look just like this stuff." But that's the thing - Without Vivienne Westwood, the shape and the attitude wouldn't necessarily exist in all those other mass market clothes. Also: It's a little sublime to send a girl with a protest sign down the runway, and have it be for political causes instead of fur, don't you think? Hopefully it'll make the Peta kids planning to crash Milan and Paris realize what the really dire problems are in the world (though admittedly, we'd rather wear a Vivienne Westwood wool jacket than anything fur, anytime). --PHOTOS AS ALWAYS BY MORGAN, THE CUTEST BOY IN ENGLAND