The idea is simple and the references obvious; its all about the sea, from surfing / diving / yachting …however, everything was dripping in luxury. Camera bags in sting ray, wetsuits in a Neoprene Cashmere blend, life-vest in flawless leather… there are no compromises here at LV…Read More
Cartier reissued its 1970’s design, Martin Margiela has its own unadulterated version and GUCCI has its own interpretation…so the question is who nailed it!?Read More
Only with Mr. Miyake back on the steering wheel that a collection created using “washi”, a japanese paper material, can be so intriguingly sporty and cool, and yes, they are waterproof!Read More
Nylon with Python…and why not!?! Lanvin has elevated Nylon and made Python athletic with its most sporty collection yet.
Did I also mention that Metallics will be a HUGE trend come next Spring…
So Mr. Browne is known for shows that are conceptual / other-worldly / theatric and often challenges the basic form and idea of menswear… This show was unusually wearable / commercial. Peel off each item and there are just layers and layers of wearable pieces with a distinctively Thom Brown stamp…buyers will be happy with this one.Read More
Always limited his men’s showing to a curated small collection that showcases his play with prints, his 2013 Spring Summer collection is again a display of his amazing talent in creating unique interesting prints that bothers on the tacky and stylish but yet ever so desirableRead More
Prison stripes at its chicest. Acne has again put together an intriguing collection that will see many spotting layering of stripes come next year.Read More
If Givenchy is a religion, and its high priest Mr. Tisci, I’ll be a staunch follower. For Spring Summer, he’s ominous vatican chic collection is extremely exciting. He has also found a new expression with prints and he’s bloody good with them.Read More
I imagine Noga Berman patiently squatting by a pile of rubble, quietly looking at one piece of rubble after another, her eyes lighting up when a beautiful piece turns up. She runs back to her workshop, endless and tirelessly working on making these discarded construction waste into beautiful, one of a kind jewelry that you can buy on Etsy.
I sense a new gypsy tribe forming…Riccardo Tisci’s interpretation of “gypsy” is sharp, graphic and sickeningly chic and desirable.…Read More
Belstaff’s surprise showing of its small but promising collection may be the beginning of something big to come. With Martin Cooper ( previously from Burberry) at the creative helm, this small presentation had planted all the right seeds for its future collection to grow and mature from…Read More
Even for a resort collection, Nicolas Ghesquière never fails to wow. The hard/soft juxtaposition … and those shoes!Read More
if this is a peep into Raf Simons’ new direction for Christian Dior, I’m lovin’ it!Read More