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NOW: SS16 – PREVIEW 2

NOW: SS16 – PREVIEW 2

Second and last part of my short preview with four designers all radically different and from different cities. First, the NYC based Patrik Ervell with for this season introduce a quite unusual oversized silhouette. Then the CFDA nominee Gypsy Sport still exploring his genderless theme with this time a quite powerful contrast between an urban...
NYFWM: JOURNAL - PART 2

NYFWM: JOURNAL – PART 2

Second part of my NYFWM journal featuring Siki Im, Cadet, Kenneth Ning, Chapter, David Hart, CWST and Boyswear.
NOW: SS16 - PREVIEW 1

NOW: SS16 – PREVIEW 1

Haud Studio, Opening Ceremony, Linder, Tourne de Transmission, four different brands but one recurrent theme, youth. Symbol of rebellion, innocent and independence, youth crystallizes these uncanny feelings and desires in their purest shapes. First, Paris based brand Haud Studio. Designed as a gender neutral line, the collection plays with volumes and lengths exploring their own limitations. For this new...
NYFWM: JOURNAL - PART 1

NYFWM: JOURNAL – PART 1

First part of my NYFWM journal featuring Calvin Klein Collection, Jeffrey Rudes, Plac, Public School, Richard Chai, Asaf Ganot, Matiere, Fingers Crossed and Carlos Campos.
SHOPPING: CONVERSE X MISSONI

SHOPPING: CONVERSE X MISSONI

It’s been a while since Converse teamed up with Missoni. For this new iteration, the Italian customized two sneakers, the Chuck Taylor All Star ‘70 and the Deck Star, taking inspiration from their last Spring Summer collection. Both styles celebrate a certain hedonism inspired by surfers’ bohemian lifestyle. As always, the craftsmanship is impeccable mixing space-dyed mix...
PFW: HOOD BY AIR SS16 RUNWAY

PFW: HOOD BY AIR SS16 RUNWAY

PFW: KENZO SS16 RUNWAY

PFW: KENZO SS16 RUNWAY

Nomadism has always been a crucial element of Carol and Humberto’s work for Kenzo. After a FW15 collection inspired by the notions of protection and survival, Spring Summer embraces in a more peaceful moment celebrating unknown territories and new rules. The silhouette is fluid, made of lightweight fabrics (nylon, mesh, cotton) and features utilitarian details (multi-pockets,...
COLLECTIONS SS16: PFW DAY 4

COLLECTIONS SS16: PFW DAY 4

Kenzo Dries Van Noten Thom Browne Hood By Air
COLLECTIONS SS16: PFW DAY 3

COLLECTIONS SS16: PFW DAY 3

Sacai Ann Demeulemeester Louis Vuitton Maison Margiela Wooyoungmi Photo credits: Style.com
INTERVIEW: TITLE OF WORK

INTERVIEW: TITLE OF WORK

Art and Fashion are intrinsically intertwined. McQueen, Margiela, Rey Kawakubo, Rick Owens, Raf Simons and Craig Green are the first designers to come to mind. The accessory world, on the other hand, has surprisingly little to offer, focusing more on lucrative strategies. Rare are the talents rethinking the medium and bringing a more intellectual approach....
COLLECTIONS SS16: PFW DAY 2

COLLECTIONS SS16: PFW DAY 2

Rick Owens Gosha Rubchinskiy 3.1 Phillip Lim Issey Miyake
PFW: DRIES VAN NOTEN RUNWAY

PFW: DRIES VAN NOTEN RUNWAY

COLLECTIONS SS16: PFW DAY 1

COLLECTIONS SS16: PFW DAY 1

Raf Simons Lemaire Walter Van Beirendonck
COLLECTIONS SS16: MFW DAY 3

COLLECTIONS SS16: MFW DAY 3

Etro Antonio Marras Canali Marcelo Burlon County of Milan MSGM Photo credit: Style.com
COLLECTIONS SS16: MFW DAY 3

COLLECTIONS SS16: MFW DAY 3

Gucci Brioni Damir Doma Photo credit: Style.com
COLLECTIONS SS16: MFW DAY 2

COLLECTIONS SS16: MFW DAY 2

Salvatore Ferragamo Calvin Klein Collection Missoni Prada Photo credits: Style.com
COLLECTIONS SS16: MFW DAY 1

COLLECTIONS SS16: MFW DAY 1

The men’s collections are back after a break for Pitti Uomo. Milan’s collections, thanks to the exceptional tailors and Italian mills, have renowned for their sharp silhouettes and wonderful fabrics choices. But with London getting a serious momentum, things have changed and designers have clearly felt the pressure to offer more youthful collections. Let see...
COLLECTIONS SS16: LCM DAY 4

COLLECTIONS SS16: LCM DAY 4

E. Tautz Margaret Howell Burberry Photo credits: Style.com
COLLECTIONS SS16: LCM DAY 3

COLLECTIONS SS16: LCM DAY 3

James Long Matthew Miller KTZ Photo credits: Style.com
COLLECTIONS SS16: LCM DAY 2

COLLECTIONS SS16: LCM DAY 2

Astrid Andersen Lou Dalton Christopher Shannon Photo credits: Style.com
COLLECTIONS SS16: LCM DAY 1

COLLECTIONS SS16: LCM DAY 1

London Collection: Men just started with some major designers, including Nashir Mazhar, Craig Green and a newcomer Edward Crutchley. Here is a small edit showing the essence of each collection. Nasir Mazhar Edward Crutchley Craig Green Photo credits: Style.com and Edward Crutchley