AW16

Paris Men’s AW16: Ami by Alexandre Mattiussi

Paris Men’s AW16: Ami by Alexandre Mattiussi

Quintessentially Parisian is the only way to describe Alexandre Mattiussi’s highly wearable AW16 collection. It may have been the caramel duffel coat or the tiny turn ups on […]

January 25, 2016 ×
Watchword: INSTRMT Design Studio

Watchword: INSTRMT Design Studio

A conversation with designers Ross Baynham and Pete Sunderland With watch manufacturers and connoisseurs from all around the world descending onto the (usually) tranquil Swiss city of Geneva for […]

January 21, 2016 ×
Louis Vuitton: Volez, Voguez, Voyagez in Paris

Louis Vuitton: Volez, Voguez, Voyagez in Paris

With men’s fashion week under way in Paris, the Grand Palais’ Louis Vuitton exhibition is attracting quite a throng of monsieurs toting LV monogrammed bags. The exhibition is aptly […]

January 21, 2016 ×
Fendi Menswear AW16: Così Così or Cosy Cosy?

Fendi Menswear AW16: Così Così or Cosy Cosy?

“Jumpers look like they were put together from loved bits and pieces” – so stated the press release from Fendi’s AW16 menswear show in Milan. This was as […]

January 19, 2016 ×
Interview with Designer Ong-Oaj Pairam: From Noodles Factory to Dressing the Hollywood A-List

Interview with Designer Ong-Oaj Pairam: From Noodles Factory to Dressing the Hollywood A-List

You may not have a dress by Ong-Oaj Pairam in your wardrobe yet, but actress Natalie Dormer (The Tudors, Game of Thrones and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay) does […]

January 19, 2016 ×
Prada AW16 Menswear: In the Navy

Prada AW16 Menswear: In the Navy

Prada’s AW16 menswear collection was a celebration of sailor boys and stowaways – with a touch of Adam Ant, you could say, thanks to the Neo-Romantic frills on […]

January 18, 2016 ×
Hedi Slimane’s Tribute to David Bowie

Hedi Slimane’s Tribute to David Bowie

Let’s step back from the gossip circulating about Hedi Slimane’s rumoured rupture with Saint Laurent for a moment (apparently he could be moving on from the Paris fashion house […]

January 13, 2016 ×
Street Style Looks at London Collections Men for the AW16 Shows

Street Style Looks at London Collections Men for the AW16 Shows

January 12, 2016 ×
LCM: AW16: Bobby Abley Olympic Rave Kids

LCM: AW16: Bobby Abley Olympic Rave Kids

We were expecting great things and boy, did we get them from Bobby Abley, The designer’s AW16 collection was a carnivalesque Noughties club kid extravaganza complete with Christina Aguilera […]

January 12, 2016 ×
Paul Smith Recreates His First London Boutique for LCM

Paul Smith Recreates His First London Boutique for LCM

Paul Smith’s presentation at London Collections Men was a nostalgic 1970s-inspired window into the past. Designed at London’s Pace Gallery, the 3mX3m space was based on the designer’s very first […]

January 11, 2016 ×
LCM: AW16: Matthew Miller’s Caravaggio for the Nouveau Riche

LCM: AW16: Matthew Miller’s Caravaggio for the Nouveau Riche

Don’t be freaked out by the title. Matthew Miller has not lost his mind. He’s not created clothes for the boys of Made in Chelsea. Instead the idea […]

January 11, 2016 ×
LCM: AW16: Astrid Andersen: No Theme, Just Fabric

LCM: AW16: Astrid Andersen: No Theme, Just Fabric

Astrid Anderson shirked the idea of a theme for her AW16 collection as part of the Red Bull Catwalk Studio collaborations initiative at LCM, but she did set […]

January 10, 2016 ×
LCM: 1205 AW16: A New Kind of Runway

LCM: 1205 AW16: A New Kind of Runway

Arriving early to 1205, I entered a welcoming space at the Royal Architecture School; huge spherical glowing sculptures hung from the ceiling and I was told everywhere was […]

January 9, 2016 ×
Agi & Sam: No Lego but a Brand New Fashion Hybrid…

Agi & Sam: No Lego but a Brand New Fashion Hybrid…

What do Agi & Sam keep in their pockets? With so many military-styled pockets jigsawed in so many impractical places, we assume they’re only decorative. Aesthetic points of […]

January 9, 2016 ×
LCM AW16: YMC Celebrates 20 Years with Folk Psyche

LCM AW16: YMC Celebrates 20 Years with Folk Psyche

London brand YMC (You Must Create) has just turned 20 , but the anniversary AW16 collection shown at London Collections Men was anything but 90s inspired. Instead,  a nostalgia […]

January 9, 2016 ×
LCM 2016: Man: Grace Wales Bonner: Spirituals

LCM 2016: Man: Grace Wales Bonner: Spirituals

West African folklore traditions were weaved into Grace Wales Bonner’s AW16 collection at London Collections Men with a nod to 1960s/70s black emancipation. Late jazz musician and cosmic […]

January 8, 2016 ×
LCM 2016: Man: Charles Jeffrey: Drunk Tailoring 

LCM 2016: Man: Charles Jeffrey: Drunk Tailoring 

January 8, 2016 ×
LCM 2016: Man: Rory Parnell Mooney & Luxury Monks

LCM 2016: Man: Rory Parnell Mooney & Luxury Monks

January 8, 2016 ×