in mcQueen’s words: “I liked the padded hips because they didn’t make the [piece] look historical, but . . . more sensual. like the statue of diana with breasts and big hips. It’s more maternal, more womanly.” purple fashion, issue 7, summer 2007. dress. sarabande, spring/summer 2007. cream silk satin and organza appliquéd with black degrade silk lace and embroidered in clear beads and sequins.