Posts Tagged ‘fashion show’

Fannie Schiavoni: The Power is in Simplicity

December 18, 2019

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Born in Sweden, Fannie Åkerblom moved to London at the age of 18 to study tailoring at London College of Fashion, where she later progressed to the BA (Hons) Fashion Design Womenswear course. Having completed a number of internships alongside her studies for designers including Hussein Chalayan and Giles Deacon, she launched her first collection […]

Kering commits to working only with models aged over 18

December 10, 2019

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Kering has made a commitment that the group’s Houses will only hire models aged over 18 to represent adults at their fashion shows and photo sessions, as of 2020 (fall-winter 2020/2021 fashion shows). “As a global Luxury group, we are conscious of the influence exerted on younger generations in particular by the images produced by […]

Balenciaga’s Gvasalia: Oversize, It’s My Territory

December 10, 2019

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Demna Gvasalia is widely credited with popularizing anew blown-up proportions — to the point where Frankenstein shoulders and sleeves dangling past the fingertips invaded runways in all fashion capitals in recent years, not to mention the high street. “Oversize, it’s my territory,” he said. “I definitely intend to defend what is my design territory.” Big […]

Proenza Schouler Handbag Collection: PS1

Proenza Schouler launched its first handbag collection in 2008, including the PS1, a classic satchel that embodies a sense of wearable luxury that has become the brand’s signature. First released in 2009, the PS1 is a house signature with its relaxed silhouette inspired by traditional workwear satchels. Emphasizing craftsmanship and ease of wear, the PS1 […]

Michèle Lamy: Clothing Designer, Performer, Film Producer, and Restaurateur

With diamond-decked teeth, fingers stained black, Paris-based Michèle Lamy is truly one of fashion’s most revered eccentrics. Entrepreneur, collaborator, producer, wife and business partner to Rick Owens, she has given life to one of the industry’s most celebrated labels alongside countless collaborations and a Gareth Pugh partnership – all while prevailing as a gothic fashion […]

Rick Owens Drkshdw

Rick Owens DRKSHDW is a Paris based line as the diffusion line of Rick Owens, established in 2008. The brand features on dark colour palettes, a directional and glamorous look, experimental silhouettes and extraordinary cut. Occasional graphic print appeared in different seasons; asymmetric cuts, unconventional lengths and utilitarian aesthetics added in the details. Rick Owens […]

Fleur du Mal: Inspiring Dressing up & Undressing

December 4, 2019

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In late 2012, Jennifer Zuccarini founded Fleur du Mal with an ambition to change the way women approach lingerie, and has since expanded to include ready-to-wear and swim. Feminine, chic and slightly subversive, the brand explores the notion of desire and artful provocation, while maintaining style and wearability. Fleur du Mal’s founder and CEO Jennifer […]

Hender Scheme Returns to the Idea of Sex Based on One’s Appearance

‘Gender’ means social and cultural differences about sex, while ‘sex’ refers to physical and biological differences. Hender Scheme proposes a concept which surpasses the ‘gender’ schema based on society, but returns to the idea of ‘sex’ based on one’s appearance. Hender Scheme is a Japanese footwear and accessories label based in Tokyo, Japan founded by […]

Victoria Beckham: The Ten-Year Anniversary of the Brand

Since launching in 2008, the Victoria Beckham fashion brand has developed a distinctive and modern language of clothing. Stocked in over 400 stores in over 50 countries internationally, all four Victoria Beckham lines are developed at Victoria’s studio in London and showcase only the finest craftsmanship and materials. With offices in London and New York, […]