Category: Paris

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Rahul Mishra Fall 2018: Rhizome

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — “When we think of the unending growth and decay of life and civilizations, we cannot escape the impression of absolute nullity. Yet I have never lost a sense of something that lives and endures underneath the eternal flux. What we see is the blossom, which …
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Cyclas Fall 2018: Less is More

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — The relationship between a woman and her wardrobe is delicate and intimate, reflecting her sense of self, her lifestyle and our times. We think about what she would like from her clothes: Quality, Comfort, Confidence, Playfulness. A joy to wear that releases a free spirit …
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Andrew Majtenyi Fall 2018: Exoticism of 1940s

PARIS FASHION WEEK / — Lady Hester Stanhope turned her back on 18th Century English high society at the age of 33, journeying to Greece, Lebanon, Israel and Egypt in search of adventure. Shipwrecked en route to Cairo and losing all her possessions she wore local male clothing and adopted …
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Guy Laroche Fall 2018: Outsider Art

PARIS FASHION WEEK/ — The Fall-Winter 2018-19 Collection is inspired by the “Art Brut” movement, of which Guy Laroche was a collector. The Compagnie de l’Art Brut was founded in 1948 by Jean Dubuffet, André Breton and a few others. The idea of this movement was to put forward the …
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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 …
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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 …
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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 …
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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 …
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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. …