Paris Fashion Week

No.21 AW16: Seattle by Way of Milan

No.21 AW16: Seattle by Way of Milan

Alessandro Dell’Acqua’s autumn winter 2016 collection for Milanese label No.21 is a lavish interpretation of ‘90s subcultures and music; adding shimmer and fur to plaids. To any non-native […]

February 26, 2016 ×
Fitbit’s ‘Street Edge’ Union with Public School

Fitbit’s ‘Street Edge’ Union with Public School

Design duo Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow of Public School have announced they are collaborating with Fitbit on a collection of Alta wearables, that will be unveiled at […]

February 11, 2016 ×
Neurocouture: Wearable Fashion with Brains

Neurocouture: Wearable Fashion with Brains

Keep your eyes out for Nayana Malhotra this year’s first wearable tech winner at VFiles in New York. Malhotra works as a creative technologist and science researcher, and […]

February 11, 2016 ×
NYFW: Sophie Hardeman’s Denim Freaks and Knicker Flasher at VFiles

NYFW: Sophie Hardeman’s Denim Freaks and Knicker Flasher at VFiles

VFiles Runway, New York’s emerging talent platform, all eyes were on Sophie Hardeman’s Out of The Blue collection – a pastiche of cut, bleached, deconstructed, disproportionate, flared, inverted, […]

February 11, 2016 ×
13 Students and Graduates Chosen to Show at NYFW

13 Students and Graduates Chosen to Show at NYFW

It is generally accepted that of all the Fashion Weeks in February, New York plays it the safest with the highest proportion of commercially angled collections over Paris, […]

February 11, 2016 ×
No Credit Card? Pay in Yves Saint Laurent. No Really

No Credit Card? Pay in Yves Saint Laurent. No Really

The Paris mint has just released a commemorative coin featuring the city’s famous Pompidou Centre next to the face of Yves Saint Laurent and his iconic 1960s Mondrian […]

February 10, 2016 ×
Saint Laurent’s Latest Muse Dylan Jagger Lee

Saint Laurent’s Latest Muse Dylan Jagger Lee

Dylan Jagger Lee not only has a cool name, a washboard stomach and a career as professional beach bum (sorry, Guitarist//Model//Surfer so says Instagram); he’s also got an […]

February 9, 2016 ×
Paul Smith Goes Fashion Slim Line

Paul Smith Goes Fashion Slim Line

Paul Smith has taken the decision to streamline his collections into two: mainline and his diffusion label PS Paul Smith, with four drops a year. Both labels will […]

February 9, 2016 ×
Valentino’s Zoolander Window in Rome

Valentino’s Zoolander Window in Rome

Valentino has stepped further into the realm of parody-masked-as-fashion-masked-as-parody (oh, who knows anymore), with the unveiling of its Rome flagship windows, featuring Zoolander’s Derek (AKA Ben Stiller) and […]

February 1, 2016 ×
Dior’s Hot Poison Girls

Dior’s Hot Poison Girls

Dior’s new Poison Girl ad will make you want to get dirty on the dance floor – or anywhere. Set to Brodinski’s Nobody Rules the Streets (feat. Louisahhh!!!) […]

February 1, 2016 ×
It’s Barbie, Only Not As You Know Her

It’s Barbie, Only Not As You Know Her

The bright sparks at Mattel have realised after 55 years that Barbie doesn’t quite match the image of 99% of women in the world today. Barbie of yesterday, […]

February 1, 2016 ×
Paul Smith is a Proper French Legend

Paul Smith is a Proper French Legend

He’s already a Sir, but now the French have claimed Paul Smith for themselves by honouring him with the Légion d’honneur, France’s highest distinction. Past recipients of the […]

February 1, 2016 ×
Fashion Man: Street Style Revisited from LCM16

Fashion Man: Street Style Revisited from LCM16

January 29, 2016 ×
Manolo Blahnik: The Documentary Ft Docudrama Pioneer Isaac Mizrahi

Manolo Blahnik: The Documentary Ft Docudrama Pioneer Isaac Mizrahi

You could argue that Isaac Mizrahi started the trend for fashion documentaries 20 years ago with his unintentionally comedic Unzipped documentary. Self-congratulatory and Zoolander-ish at times (actually, lots […]

January 29, 2016 ×
Sculptural Style for Chanel Couture 2016

Sculptural Style for Chanel Couture 2016

Sam McKnight’s hairstyling for Chanel’s Couture show in Paris today (26.01.2016) has attracted more than a few comparisons to Princess Leia, which comes as no surprise given the […]

January 26, 2016 ×
H&M Conscious: The Beaux Arts Collections

H&M Conscious: The Beaux Arts Collections

H&M has turned its attention to the archives of Paris’ Musee des Arts Decoratifs for its latest Conscious Collection which will launch on April 7th. The muse this […]

January 26, 2016 ×
Dior without Raf Simons

Dior without Raf Simons

Many are lamenting the departure of Raf Simons from Dior, but the Couture 2016 show in Paris was very much a collection that extended the aesthetic of the […]

January 26, 2016 ×
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 ×