Spring/Summer 2013

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Spring/Summer 2013

One would be hard-pressed to recall a more accessible line-up from one of fashion’s most wayward artists. It was burgeoning, bustling, ebullient punk.

Balenciaga Spring 2013 Menswear Collection 1

It’s no secret that Balenciaga’s menswear shows and presentations are a considerably sobering experience compared to its universally lauded sister outings.

Dries Van Noten Spring 2013 Menswear Collection 2

Gender roles as a theme has been a major story during the menswear shows for the past week and some change.

Raf Simons Spring 2013 Menswear Collection 1

Iconoclasm and recalcitrance have always been staple tenets of the male Simons mode. First look out, those motifs weren’t announced so much by the tangled gutter punk hair, but by those parallel slits that hit way above the knee on a pair of black tailored shorts.

Gucci Menswear Spring Summer 2013 Look 1

The iconic Gucci bit loafer is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year and it was beautifully honored in each look of Frida Giannini’s latest menswear collection.