Sir Ian McKellen channelled his panache on the runway of London Vogue Week on Sunday, February nineteenth, 2023.
The Lord of the Rings actor, 83, stunned these current on the S.S. Daley Autumn/Winter 2023 present, as he opened the present for designer, Steven Stokey-Daley.
Showcased on day three of London Vogue Week, the designer took a leap right into a never-before-explored realm of digital, auditory, and sensory research.
As he walked out on the ramp, he additionally gave a dramatic studying of the poem The Coming of Arthur by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, by way of Folks Journal.
McKellen was dressed within the designer’s nautical theme of the night, carrying a sailor’s cap, trousers, striped scarf, and navy peacoat with the picture of a nude male determine featured on one facet.
In line with VogueMcKellen himself was the one to strategy the designer with the concept to open the present. “You do not say no to Sir Ian McKellen,” Stokey-Daley informed the outlet. “To be sincere, I couldn’t actually consider it.”
Stokey-Daley was the winner of final yr’s LVMH prize and rising designer gong on the British Vogue Awards and is thought for incorporating theatricality into his runway occasions.
Along with the X-Males alum, the designer as additionally dressed Harry Kinds with certainly one of his creations for the 2023 Brit Awards earlier this month.