Espionage inspiration is kind of a funny one. For a career that wants you to blend in, fashion designers who use the spy world as inspiration sure make it difficult.
Did someone order sugary sweet couture? If so, Alexis Mabille delivered.As his first year showing with the haute couture appellate, Mabille celebrated like a kid in a candy store.
Jil Sander’s second season back at her namesake brand had her turning back to the basics of simple lines and exquisite tailoring.
This Sunday at 11am EST, Bloginity’s own Alexander Patino will join Jay Strut and Bag Snob on an epic Google+ hangout with Paul Surridge, creative director of Z Zegna.
A short film about Leonardo Da Costa, a lighthouse keeper stationed in Cabo Polonio, a remote cape in a stretch of Uruguayan coastline rich in shipwrecks and sunken treasures.
This exaggeration in design is probably the most visually noticeable, but look more closely and you’ll see the detail. And oh the detail Valli does.
Creating a narrative through the collection, Topman Design showcased their fashions through the evolving nature of one’s global journey.
Pulling inspiration from the cave drawings at Chauvet, Rochambeau’s ready-to-wear men’s fall 2013 collection melds cave drawings with utilitarian style.
The structured designs inspired by architect Santiago Calatrava from Carlos Campos Spring 2013 line continued in his fall collection with strong tailoring and slim fits.
The show must go, even under sad and tragic circumstances. Missoni knows this to its core and put on a show despite Vittorio Missoni’s disappearance.
Unveiling look after look, the inspiration of Gucci’s fall 2013 ready-to-wear collection was clear.
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then you’ve just read 11,000 of them. A novella of sorts. This story has to count for more, once you see how Corrado Dalco perfectly captures the vibrant Ilaria Pozzi. It’s difficult to focus.
Danger reigned the Alexander McQueen Fall 2013 runway, with a display by Sarah Burton that was dripping in rigor and more than just a hint of madness.
Bernardo Rojo, Joseph Abboud’s still-fresh creative director gave the suits a rest and started the week off with a forward-thinking outerwear showcase.
Having models slowly but deliberately make their way around and around to show off Lucio Castro’s primary color fueled collection.
Peter Philips, Creative Director of Chanel Makeup prepped skin with Hydra Beauty Serum Hydration Protection Radiance, bringing light to the skin; “Shine is beautiful for the summer,” Lagerfeld said.
Creativity was overflowing this season, and the usual spring corals were shelved in favor of mini works of art for each fingernail;
Versace men’s ready-to-wear collection may as well have just been called the show with the lingerie for men.
Ranging from an armored gauntlet in a First World War poster by Ludwig Hohlwein to glistening talons advertising Japanese nail polish in the 1980s, the disembodied hands in this exhibition salute, menace, manipulate, and caress.
Some say Black Magic is evil, something lurking in the dark. If that’s true you’ll take one look at our Black Magic woman and beg to be swept under her dismal current.
Featuring the superb Katie Stelmanis of Austra, “Save Me” is the first single from Hervé’s forthcoming album, ‘The Art Of Disappearing’, out March 4th on Cheap Thrills.
Earth tones ruled the runway for Fendi’s Fall outing in a massive turnaround from the futuristic vibe of its previous collection.
Inspired by the Brauhaus school of design, Iceberg’s fall 2013 collection employed black as its canvas with accents of reds, yellows, and blues adorning the simple yet beautifully tailored garments.
South Korean designer Minju Kim named winner of H&M Design Award.
Cacharel cancelled their February runway show at Paris Fashion Week. Having announced a brand repositioning in November 2012, the news isn’t too shocking.