Raf Simons drew upon Robert Mapplethorpe’s photographic legacy to create his Spring/Summer 2017 menswear collection. His show at Pitti Uomo in Florence was a succession of beautifully cut looks and tailoring à la Simons. The collection however contained an underground
It’s a peculiar experience to smell the pungent odor of salami wafting through the hallways of The Westin in Paris, where Henrik Vibskov’s Spring/Summer 2017 took place on Day Four of Paris Fashion Week. But that’s what happened and
Sharply tailored suits mixed with romantic volumes in cocoon coats, capes and loose flowing layers, Songzio emulate a signature modernist style injected with edge. Blurring the boundaries between art and fashion, garments embellished with the designer’s original paintings add dimension
“Be yourself, everyone else is taken.” – Oscar Wilde Eclectic, playful, liberating: Markus Lupfer‘s Autumn / Winter 2017 collection is a celebration of individualism. In times of adversity, clothing provides a powerful outlet for escapism, self-expression and joy. With that
In terms of aesthetic and the overall feel of a collection, Isa Arfen has yet to disappoint. When greeted with an invite that contains a small fabric swatch of polka dot on mesh, the image of feminine delicacy set the
The Fashion Research Network and Somerset House invite to a lecture by Francesca Granata on her highly anticipated book, Experimental Fashion: Performance Art, Carnival, and the Grotesque Body (I.B. Tauris) tomorrow at Somerset House’s South Wing, Strand, from 6.30-8.30 p.m.