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Minzoo Fall 2019: Going Local to be Global

Launched in Shanghai on June 28th, the newly minted MINZOO fashion label has the taken the popular mantra “go local to be global” into a new level. It’s initial offering, the Minzoo Fall /Winter 2019 collection titled “Urban Minority” reinterprets metropolitan fashion for Gen Z and the Millennials. For the …
Haute Couture Paris Runway Shows

Fendi’s Couture Tribute to Karl Lagerfeld

  Recently, in Rome, guests gathered at the heart of the ancient city to preview Fendi’s Fall/Winter 2019 Haute Couture collection—a tribute to the late Karl Lagerfeld, entitled “The Dawn of Romanity.” Atop the Colle Palatino, the centermost point of the city’s seven hills, the evening began at sunset, where …
Paris Fashion Menswear Runway Shows

PFW Men: DUNHILL SS20

Inspired by Japanese design and its influence on Britain’s clothing culture in the 1980s, dunhill presented us with a collection of opposing forces. Classicism was distorted, the austere was re-imagined with elegance, and the subtlest of details turned simple basics into the highlights of the collection. Relaxed, wrapped tailoring similar …
Paris Menswear Runway Shows

PFW Men: BERLUTI SS20

  Berluti’s Kris Van Assche embraced an elevated reality for Spring/Summer 2020, continuing his journey through the house’s heritage. Classic codes were updated, icons were used as a starting point for new pieces, and the previous season’s adventurous designs were amplified in color and detail—like the patina suit (made to …
Paris Menswear Runway Shows

PFW Men: Louis Vuitton SS20

Recently in Paris on the streets of Place Dauphine, Louis Vuitton presented its Spring/Summer 2020 collection—designer Virgil Abloh’s third men’s collection for the house. The event, a site unlike any other, followed the designer’s recent campaign thread of “boyhood” and its many wonders. Bits of that wonderment first came into …
Paris Menswear Runway Shows

PFW MEN: Acne Studios’ SS20

 As a brand that focuses on adding its own experimental spin to archetypes, Acne Studios’ Spring/Summer 2020 collection stayed true to its roots. Looks were pieced together flippantly—a scarf tossed around the neck; a sweater hung with trails of interwoven fabric; a shoe with apparently-ragged soles—evocative of a project created …