Paris

Carhartt WIP Launches Custom Gi Capsule Collection

PARIS FASHION WEEK/ — Carhartt WIP is pleased to announce its latest capsule collection, which sees it teaming up with US-based Jiu-Jitsu brand Hyperfly to create a series of custom Gis. Fusing together both brands’ unique aesthetic, each Gi has been created in Carhartt WIP’s iconic duck fabric, with tonal …
Paris

Maison Michel Fall 2018: A Theatrical Universe

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — In the Italian tradition of Commedia dell’arte, the character of Harlequin can easily be identified by his multicolored costume covered in bright diamond shapes. His signature patch-up also suggests his complex character, as well as the ambivalence of all emotions. The Maison Michel Autumn/Winter 2018-19 …
Paris

Jacquemus Fall 2018: Le Souk

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — After the success of their collaboration for the “La Bomba” video, JACQUEMUS and the Woolmark Company have announced their next step, with winter collection “Le Souk”, presented yesterday at the Petit Palais in Paris. Designer Simon Porte Jacquemus is fervently devoted to using wool, and …
Paris

Dawei Fall 2018: Individualism and Romance

PARIS FASHION WEEK/ — Attracted and inspired by this definition of Romanticism given by Baudelaire, Dawei dives into that great era rich in literature, art, music, philosophy and this is meanwhile a time where individualism is very emphasized. Dawei studied street style of that time and also the wardrobes of …
Paris

Lacoste Fall 2018: Trees Die, The Forest Lives Forever

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — A note from Felipe Oliveira Baptista, Creative Director of Lacoste. At the dawn of World War II, René Lacoste and his wife, Simone Thion de la Chaume, developed a wide-ranging tree development project for the golf course of Chantaco in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, around the family grounds. …
New York

Caroline Ann Fall 2018: Time & Nostalgia

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK / — Caroline Ann, a U.S designer from Atlanta, drew inspiration from fond childhood memories. The concepts of time and nostalgia have informed the clothes, exploring summer days spent at the beach. A collection geared towards the mild winters of the southern US with a fun …
New York

MrHua MrsHua Fall 2018: Vintage Soldier

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK/ — NiuNiu Chou of Chinese brand MRHUA MRSHUA presented a feast for the eyes with the ‘Vintage Soldier’ collection, a Military styled colour collision with Pop Art fabric dyeing. Fitted tailored pieces adorned with lace, tassels, and embroidery, featured unique patterns and vibrant clashing colours. Gold …
New York

Fiction Tokyo Fall 2018: Seductive Saxophone Medley

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK / — First up at Global Fashion Collective is FICTION TOKYO, a brand by Japanese designer Monaca Nishi. A seductive saxophone medley played out as models clad in black bunny-ear masks strided down the runway. Monaca took a retro spin for her collection ‘Favorite Heroine’ drawing …
New York

Kirsten Ley Fall 2018: Nero

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK/ — Canadian designer Kirsten Ley’s eponymous label features designs carefully crafted with a deep consciousness embracing the natural female form. The artistic collection NERŌ explores the concept of abandoning the fear of death and yearning for the afterlife. NERŌ highlights the exquisite and undeniable dichotomy of …
New York

Asia Fashion Collection Fall 2018

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK/ — The Asia Fashion Collection made its fifth annual #NYFW runway show. It’s purpose – to discover and nurture young designers who are from Asia. Organized by Vantan Inc. and PARCO Co., LTD., AFC debuted February 10, 2018 at NYFW showing both menswear and womenswear. Seven …